How 24 Hours of Work Will Send Millions of Readers to My Blog
4th of December 2008 Darren Rowse 66

How 24 Hours of Work Will Send Millions of Readers to My Blog

I have written numerous times about how I use weekly email newsletters to drive significant traffic to my photography site (here’s why newsletters are good and here’s how to use newsletters). However lately I have started using a second type of newsletter that in time has the potential to send ...more
Blog Promotion
Can you REALLY Make Money Blogging?
3rd of December 2008 Darren Rowse 103

Can you REALLY Make Money Blogging?

Every now and again I get an email from a ProBlogger reader excitedly telling me that they’re about quit their jobs to become full time bloggers. More often than not they are new bloggers who for one reason or another have it in their minds that blogging for money is ...more
Blogging for Dollars
Beginner Blogger? Download this Free Report
2nd of December 2008 Darren Rowse 32

Beginner Blogger? Download this Free Report

If you’re a new blogger or one that’s been at it for a while but need a ‘boost’ you need to grab this free ‘Roadmap Report’ from the team at Become a Blogger – Yaro Starak and Gideon Shalwick. Yaro is the guy behind the very successful BlogMastermind blog coaching ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
Characteristics of Traffic Generating Posts
2nd of December 2008 Darren Rowse 40

Characteristics of Traffic Generating Posts

When I set TwiTip up look after itself over the weekend (I set up a few posts to go live at specific times) I wasn’t expecting it to be a huge weekend of traffic. The posts were good – but there were less than during the week and past history ...more
Blog Promotion
How Much Money Did You Earn from Blogging in October 2008?
1st of December 2008 Darren Rowse 107

How Much Money Did You Earn from Blogging in October 2008?

It’s time for another annual poll here at ProBlogger – this one asking readers how much they earned in October 2008? I’ve run this poll a number of times over the last couple of years and the results are always interesting. Just to qualify it – I’m asking about ALL ...more
Blogging for Dollars
Ten Tips for Stats Addicts
30th of November 2008 Darren Rowse 89

Ten Tips for Stats Addicts

Today Dr. Nicole from Kitchen Table Medicine shares her story of overcoming her Stats Addiction and gives some tips on what to do with your time to build your blog instead of checking stats. Do you obsessively check your blog traffic stats throughout the day? Do you optimistically expect your ...more
Blog Promotion
An Open Letter to the Amazon Associates Program
29th of November 2008 Darren Rowse 102

An Open Letter to the Amazon Associates Program

Dear Amazon. I have been using your Associates program for quite a few years now – from the early days when I earned just a few dollars a month to today when I send you tens of thousands of dollars of business each month. I’ve written about why I believe ...more
Affiliate Programs
Is Your Blog Search Lijit [REVIEW]
28th of November 2008 Jeff Chandler 42

Is Your Blog Search Lijit [REVIEW]

Search on blogs is a relatively simple concept. You type in a few keywords related to a post and results are presented to you that are local to that blog. However, what if you could extend the functionality of the search function to go beyond your blog to cover the ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
Thesis WordPress Theme – 20% off Black Friday Sale Now On
27th of November 2008 Darren Rowse 26

Thesis WordPress Theme – 20% off Black Friday Sale Now On

If you’re looking to upgrade the design of your blog and are interested in a premium blog design then Thesis is a theme that theme that today you can get a pretty good special price on. For the first 150 people to take up the offer there’s a 20% discount ...more
Blog Design