Ask Me a Blogging Related Question [Bonus for Workbook Buyers]
10th of June 2009 Darren Rowse 75

Ask Me a Blogging Related Question [Bonus for Workbook Buyers]

Do you have a question about blogging that you’d like to hear me answer? As a bonus to those who buy the 31 Days to Build a Better Blog workbook I’m going to record a podcast later this week that tackles as many blogging related questions as possible. The recording ...more
Reader Questions
13 Things I’ve Learned about Successful Blogging [My 5000th Post on ProBlogger]
10th of June 2009 Darren Rowse 151

13 Things I’ve Learned about Successful Blogging [My 5000th Post on ProBlogger]

This is my 5000th post here on ProBlogger.net. To commemorate the moment I thought I’d share some of the lessons that I’ve learned in building my blogs. I was recently asked as the last question (with 60 seconds to go) in a radio interview how I’d built my blogs into ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
13 Lessons (& Tips) Learned Launching an eBook
9th of June 2009 Darren Rowse 71

13 Lessons (& Tips) Learned Launching an eBook

It’s been 10 days since I excitedly launched the 31 Days to Build a Better Blog workbook. When it launched I wasn’t quite sure what to expect but I was sure I’d learn a lot by doing it – I was right. Today I thought I’d share a few of ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
Why Writers and Bloggers Should not Rely on the Internet
The Weekend is Here… The Perfect Time to Get Your Blog in Order…
6th of June 2009 Darren Rowse 44

The Weekend is Here… The Perfect Time to Get Your Blog in Order…

I received this email on Monday from a reader (who has given me permission to share this but who wishes to remain anonymous): “Darren on Thursday I downloaded your 31 Days to Build a Better Blog workbook. I know it’s been only a few days but I’ve half done it ...more
Other Income Streams
How I got 12,000 Pageviews for $50
6th of June 2009 Darren Rowse 73

How I got 12,000 Pageviews for $50

Joey Daoud is a filmmaker and freelance photographer. Put $50 towards some ads in an AdSense campaign and maybe you’ll get a few hundred click-throughs. What if that same $50 could get you over 12,000 pageviews, plus a mention in the British newspaper the Guardian. Here’s how I did it. ...more
Blog Promotion
5 Tips to Help You Get a Blogging Job
5th of June 2009 Darren Rowse 62

5 Tips to Help You Get a Blogging Job

More and more people are looking to add a second income stream to their lives by landing a blogging job. In this video I share 5 tips for increasing the chances of finding a blogging job. This video was sponsored by eHow.com – a place for writers to make money, ...more
Video Posts
How NOT to Get a Guest Post Published on a Blog [in 11 Easy Steps]
4th of June 2009 Darren Rowse 67

How NOT to Get a Guest Post Published on a Blog [in 11 Easy Steps]

Here are a few quick tips on how not to approach guest posting if you’re looking to have a post published on someone else’s blog. They come from my own recent experience of interacting with a number of bloggers approaching me to write on my blogs. I should note the ...more
Blog Promotion
How Listening to a Waiter can Jack your Profits up 33%
3rd of June 2009 Darren Rowse 59

How Listening to a Waiter can Jack your Profits up 33%

Image by marie-ll Guest Post by Michael Alex Wasylik from perpetualbeta.com. A Persuasive Profession When you think of people who know you to use words to persuade, you might think of salesmen, writers, lawyers, or politicians. Few people realize that good waiters (and of course, waitresses) also know how to ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips