Usefulness – Principles of Successful Blogging #3
16th of October 2009 Darren Rowse 57

Usefulness – Principles of Successful Blogging #3

Today we continue my series in principles of successful blogging by looking at something that is at the heart of my own philosophy of blogging (and business) – usefulness. I’ve said it many times on ProBlogger but if your blog is not solving a problem or fulfilling a need or ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
The #1 Reason My Blogging Grew Into a Business
15th of October 2009 Darren Rowse 281

The #1 Reason My Blogging Grew Into a Business

Have you ever had a moment in your life where everything changed? You might not have known it at the time - but the moment was defining, it changed the course of some area of your life in a way that turned things upside down. I had one of those ...more
Featured Posts
How 12 Experts Make Money Through Their Blogs (And How You Can Learn Their Secrets)
14th of October 2009 Jade Craven 46

How 12 Experts Make Money Through Their Blogs (And How You Can Learn Their Secrets)

A guest post by Jade Craven Update – The offer in this post has been extended to Monday due to some server issues that Dave had. I review a lot of information products. Rarely, does one impress me as much as More Buyers Mastermind. Rather than provide a pitch, I ...more
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Win Dinner with ProBlogger and Special Guests at Blog World Expo 2009
13th of October 2009 Lara Kulpa 39

Win Dinner with ProBlogger and Special Guests at Blog World Expo 2009

OK – this is a competition that is only for those attending Blog World Expo (please don’t comment below if you’re not attending). I know that excludes most readers but I hope we can include everyone a little by posting some pictures of the event. The prize is a free ...more
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Win a Weekend Pass to Blog World Expo Worth $495
12th of October 2009 Darren Rowse 54

Win a Weekend Pass to Blog World Expo Worth $495

Today I’m running two competitions here on ProBlogger – both centre around the Blog World and New Media Expo happening in Las Vegas next week. The first (in this post) gives one lucky blogger an opportunity to get a last minute pass to attend – the other (which I’ll post ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
How to Go from 1 to 1,000,000 Users (or Readers)
12th of October 2009 Darren Rowse 60

How to Go from 1 to 1,000,000 Users (or Readers)

The gang over at Carsonified has released the following video this week by Kevin Rose talking about taking a web app from 1 to 1 million users. While the video talks more about web applications and not specifically about blogging – some of the principles that Kevin talks about I ...more
Other Income Streams
What are Your Favorite 10 Blogging Tools?
11th of October 2009 Darren Rowse 147

What are Your Favorite 10 Blogging Tools?

It’s time for a little discussion – lets talk blogging tools. Over in the ProBlogger.com forum there’s been a lot of talk about different tools, applications, platforms and plugins that helps to improve blogs. I’m loving the different opinions and experiences and thought it’d be a good question to open ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
How To Backup Your WordPress Blog In Three Easy Steps
10th of October 2009 Darren Rowse 96

How To Backup Your WordPress Blog In Three Easy Steps

A guest post on backing up your wordpress blog by Jason Tarasi Do you want to see your blog on the side of a milk carton? No? Then keep reading because… It is very likely this will be the most important article you read all year. Of course you can ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
How One Blogger Made $3k a month by Helping People – And How He Can Help You
9th of October 2009 Jade Craven 80

How One Blogger Made $3k a month by Helping People – And How He Can Help You

A Guest post by Jade Craven. Have you heard of Johnny B Truant? He started writing at ‘The Economy Isn’t Happening’ but recently, he revealed he’s made $10’000 in 3 months. In his Ittybiz column, he told how he made nearly $3’000 in one month. He’s also written a couple ...more
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