How to Prevent and Monitor Invalid Clicks, and keep an AdSense Account in Good Standing [a Statement from AdSense]
24th of June 2009 Darren Rowse 37

How to Prevent and Monitor Invalid Clicks, and keep an AdSense Account in Good Standing [a Statement from AdSense]

Over the last week or two there’s been an increase amount of chatter on forums and blogs about invalid clicks and AdSense. Some of the talk has contained information that has been a little confusing and perhaps even ill-informed (and some ‘influenced’ by companies with their own agendas) – so ...more
Adsense
Get Your Free Roadmap to Become a Blogger
23rd of June 2009 Darren Rowse 32

Get Your Free Roadmap to Become a Blogger

If you’re new to blogging and just starting out – do yourself a favor and get your hands on the Roadmap to Become a Blogger – a free report by Gideon Shalwick and Yaro Starak. The report has been downloaded by over 20,000 bloggers and has helped many get their ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
How to Optimize Ads on a Blog for Higher Profit [VIDEO]
23rd of June 2009 Darren Rowse 59

How to Optimize Ads on a Blog for Higher Profit [VIDEO]

“What is the best way to utilize ads on a blog and maximise their potential profit?” – Question from @RyanBarr on Twitter. This video post looks at 5 factors that help to make an ad be more profitable on your blog – it’s based on an older post here on ...more
Video Posts
23% of ProBlogger Readers Have Written Paid Posts [POLL RESULTS]
22nd of June 2009 Darren Rowse 36

23% of ProBlogger Readers Have Written Paid Posts [POLL RESULTS]

Have you written a paid review on your blog was the question in our last reader poll here at ProBlogger. 1771 people responded and the result was fairly clear – over three quarters of you have never done a paid review.    77% have never done one and a further ...more
Reader Questions
Do You Do Affiliate Marketing on Your Blog? [POLL]
21st of June 2009 Darren Rowse 46

Do You Do Affiliate Marketing on Your Blog? [POLL]

Affiliate Marketing is one income stream that many bloggers experiment with – but how many are attempting to make money in this way? n n {democracy:48} Once you’ve voted – here’s a few posts on the topic for those wanting to explore it more. 5 Lessons on Making Money with ...more
Affiliate Programs
Simple Changes Doubled My Adsense Revenue
20th of June 2009 Darren Rowse 95

Simple Changes Doubled My Adsense Revenue

In this post Todd Fratzel from Home Construction Improvement and Today’s Green Construction shares how he doubled the AdSense revenue on his blog with a few simple changes. Several simple changes in my Adsense approach and layout have almost doubled my blog’s revenue. The results were so drastic and eye ...more
Adsense
Dear Google: Please Take Feedburner to the Next Level
19th of June 2009 Darren Rowse 102

Dear Google: Please Take Feedburner to the Next Level

Dear Google – I have a suggestion that I submit to you for your consideration. It pertains to your excellent Feedburner service (particularly the email subscription element of it) which so many hundreds of thousands of bloggers (I’m taking a stab in the dark on that number, it could well ...more
RSS
AdSense Introduces Font Size Choice for Publishers
18th of June 2009 Darren Rowse 38

AdSense Introduces Font Size Choice for Publishers

One of the more commonly requested features that I see AdSense publishers making is for the ability to be able to change font size in their ads. The AdSense blog today announces this change: “The font size you choose will be applied to the body of the ad, with the ...more
Adsense
One Blog or Many? [VIDEO]
18th of June 2009 Darren Rowse 39

One Blog or Many? [VIDEO]

Here’s a video answer to a question I was asked on Twitter a few days back on whether it’s good to have more than one blog or just to concentrate on one.
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