31 Days to Build a Better Blog Workbook On Sale (Now Over)
17th of June 2009 Darren Rowse 29

31 Days to Build a Better Blog Workbook On Sale (Now Over)

Update: This special sale is now over – thanks to everyone who purchased the workbook but unfortunately the sale had to end. If you’re interested in getting a copy of the 31 Days to Build a Better Blog workbook it’s still only $19.95 – check it out here.
ProBlogger Site News
Pre-Written and Scheduled Posts vs Timely Posts
17th of June 2009 Darren Rowse 62

Pre-Written and Scheduled Posts vs Timely Posts

“How do you balance having pre-written posts with timely content – what’s a good balance to strike?” question submitted to me using #pbquestions by @crystalsquest Using pre-written and scheduled posts is a strategy that many bloggers use to help them keep fresh content appearing on their blogs while maintaining a ...more
Writing Content
Speedlinking – Discount Deal, Jobs, Blogger Group, Free Reports and Interview
16th of June 2009 Darren Rowse 14

Speedlinking – Discount Deal, Jobs, Blogger Group, Free Reports and Interview

Time for a little speed-linking. This time there’s a deal, reports, some jobs, an interview and a new group for professional bloggers. Professional Bloggers Group on LinkedIn – for people who are or who are becoming Pro bloggers (i’ll let you decide whether that’s you or not). Blog World Expo ...more
Blog News
13 Tips for Marketing Your Business With Your Blog
16th of June 2009 Darren Rowse 66

13 Tips for Marketing Your Business With Your Blog

While much of the content here on ProBlogger is about the ‘Business of Blogging’ I’m regularly asked to speak at conferences and receive emails from readers with questions about how Businesses can use Blogs to grow themselves – particularly in their marketing efforts. Below are a 13 tips that I ...more
Business Blogging
5 Ways to ‘Systemize’ your Blogging
15th of June 2009 Darren Rowse 97

5 Ways to ‘Systemize’ your Blogging

Guest Post by Nick Thacker If you’re anything like me, you struggle with self-discipline every now and then—especially when it comes to your business. I run two businesses, and am trying to build a successful blog. My businesses, luckily, are getting to be more and more self-sustaining every day, though ...more
Other Income Streams
How to Build Credibility as a Young Blogger/Entrepreneur
14th of June 2009 Darren Rowse 65

How to Build Credibility as a Young Blogger/Entrepreneur

This post was written by Aditya Mahesh, founder of AMBeat.com, a complete resource for entrepreneurs complete with advice articles, start-up profiles, interviews, news analysis, and more. Note: I (Darren) have added a few thoughts below Aditya’s post. When it comes to the blogosphere it may be all about the content, ...more
General
How to Improve Your Blog When You Have No Internet Access
13th of June 2009 Darren Rowse 84

How to Improve Your Blog When You Have No Internet Access

Here I am – sitting in my local cafe where I’d come to spend the morning working on my blog using my mobile broadband modem…. which today decides not to work. Arrrghhh! I spent 15 minutes trying to connect…. 5 minutes complaining about it on Twitter…. another 10 minutes trying ...more
General
Run a Town Hall Meeting on Your Blog and Increase Reader Engagement
12th of June 2009 Darren Rowse 41

Run a Town Hall Meeting on Your Blog and Increase Reader Engagement

Here’s a quick tip that I think a lot of bloggers could learn from – run a ‘town hall’ meeting on your blog. The inspiration from this comes from Digg who are periodically run a ‘Town Hall’ webcast for their members. The idea is simple – Kevin Rose and Jay ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
How To Land Big Interviews When Your Blog Is Still Small
11th of June 2009 Darren Rowse 88

How To Land Big Interviews When Your Blog Is Still Small

A Guest post by Josh Hanagarne – World’s Strongest Librarian In this article I outline: Why I was scared to ask for big interviews How I got over the fear The results of my efforts, which I couldn’t be happier with Seven weeks ago, my blog was one day old ...more
Writing Content