24 Hours Left in Affiliate Ninja Discount
28th of February 2009 Darren Rowse 13

24 Hours Left in Affiliate Ninja Discount

update: The discount offer is over. You can still buy the Affiliate Ninja product though – while the discount was great I do think it’s a tool worth investing in if you do affiliate marketing. Quite a few ProBlogger readers have signed up for the 30% discount on the Ninja ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
8 Tips for Building Community on Your Blog
28th of February 2009 Darren Rowse 55

8 Tips for Building Community on Your Blog

Another challenge that faces a lot of bloggers who’ve reached a point of getting their blog past the ‘launch phase’ and where they have regular readers is forming those readers into a ‘community’. What I noticed in the growth of my photography site was that in the first 6 months ...more
Build Community
How to Grow Your Blog to the Next Level With SEO
27th of February 2009 Darren Rowse 60

How to Grow Your Blog to the Next Level With SEO

In this series we’re looking at 9 things that bloggers need to work on once their blog moves out of ‘launch phase’ and into maturity. Today I want to focus upon the topic of SEO (Search Engine Optimization). While SEO is something that is well worth while focusing upon right ...more
Blog Promotion
7 Ways to Keep Fresh Content Flowing On Your Blog
26th of February 2009 Darren Rowse 145

7 Ways to Keep Fresh Content Flowing On Your Blog

This is the third post in a series on taking your blog to the next level. Image by …rachel… “How do I keep posts flowing on my blog?” This is a question that most bloggers face at one point or another – particularly bloggers who have been blogging for 6-12 ...more
Featured Posts
Converting First Time Visitors to Loyal Readers
25th of February 2009 Darren Rowse 60

Converting First Time Visitors to Loyal Readers

This week we’re looking at a variety of tips for helping medium sized and somewhat established blogs to grow to the next level. Yesterday we looked at building upon your strengths and successes – today I want to look at the topic of turning first time readers into loyal ones. ...more
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Build Upon Your Strengths as a Blogger
24th of February 2009 Darren Rowse 57

Build Upon Your Strengths as a Blogger

This post belongs to the ‘taking your blog to the next level‘ series which looks at tips for bloggers whose blogs have got a start but want to take it up a notch. Read the intro here. Analyze why Readers Come to your Blog….. and then Build on It The ...more
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How To Take Your Blog to the Next Level… Once You’ve Got a Start
24th of February 2009 Darren Rowse 70

How To Take Your Blog to the Next Level… Once You’ve Got a Start

Help! People are reading my blog, what do I do next? I get a lot of emails from people asking for advice how to get people to read their blog and have written a number of series of posts with tips on how to find readers – but lately I’ve ...more
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10 Tips for Blogging Your Way to Small Business Success
23rd of February 2009 Darren Rowse 70

10 Tips for Blogging Your Way to Small Business Success

This is a guest post from Mark Hayward, you can follow him on Twitter @mark_hayward. The article focuses on helping business folk, both big and small, who would like to start blogging. Do you own a business? Have you noticed a dramatic decrease in sales because of the current economy? ...more
Business Blogging
Smart Article Marketing For Fast AND Long Term Blog Traffic
22nd of February 2009 Darren Rowse 73

Smart Article Marketing For Fast AND Long Term Blog Traffic

I’m regularly asked by readers whether they should use Article Marketing as a way to build their blogs traffic. My answer is always the same – ‘I’ve never done it, but I’ve heard that others have had some success with article marketing.’ So today when Andrew Hansen offered to write ...more
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