Google Add Socialize Feature to Feedburner – Tweet Your New Blog Posts from Feedburner
15th of December 2009 Darren Rowse 51

Google Add Socialize Feature to Feedburner – Tweet Your New Blog Posts from Feedburner

Google today announced a new feature that impacts bloggers – a new URL shortener that integrates with Feedburner and a new ‘socialize’ feature on Feedburner. This allows bloggers to use Feedburner to send Tweets out automatically via Feedburner. Of course most bloggers already have tweets going out to promote new ...more
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My REAL Secret to Growing Traffic to a Blog
15th of December 2009 Darren Rowse 116

My REAL Secret to Growing Traffic to a Blog

“Tell us how you ‘really‘ get traffic to your blog?” After presenting to a group of bloggers at an event recently I was surprised to be asked this question by someone in the audience. I wasn’t surprised that people would want to know about how to get traffic to a ...more
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The Parable of the Lemonade Stand: Is AdSense Costing you Money?
14th of December 2009 Darren Rowse 77

The Parable of the Lemonade Stand: Is AdSense Costing you Money?

A guest post by Kevin from BeginnerBloggerTips.com (with some comments from me below too). Image by Shawnson. My journey into affiliate marketing. Before I start, I’d like to make two disclaimers: I don’t hate google or AdSense—this article isn’t a rant against either. I recognize that every blog is different—what ...more
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WIN a Book By Commenting on This Post
13th of December 2009 Darren Rowse 1512

WIN a Book By Commenting on This Post

UPDATE: This competition is now closed and I have closed comments on this post. Thanks to everyone for entering – it’s been amazing to see so many entries! I’ll notify winners of their win shortly! OK – I have a pile of books that is growing beside my desk (and ...more
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3 Steps to Help You Choose a Topic for an E-Book
12th of December 2009 Darren Rowse 59

3 Steps to Help You Choose a Topic for an E-Book

In my recent post on the importance of having your own product to sell I was asked in comments by Todd for advice on choosing the best topic to create an ebook on. Here are a few quick thoughts on some starting points for choosing a topic for an e-book ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
A Screamingly Effective Blog Disclosure Policy: How (and Why) To Get One
11th of December 2009 kellydiels 64

A Screamingly Effective Blog Disclosure Policy: How (and Why) To Get One

What does the recent FTC announcement mean for a humble, professional, freebie-accepting, affiliate-pimping, mostly-broke blogger eking out pennies or flats of free soda per post? It means you need to write a blog disclosure policy. What if you have nothing to disclose? (Pity the fool who has nothing to disclose.) ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
Make Fast Money Blogging Products – My Reaction
10th of December 2009 Darren Rowse 130

Make Fast Money Blogging Products – My Reaction

Today a new ‘make money blogging fast‘ product is being launched into the blogosphere that promises those who buy it that they can make big money blogging – fast. As this thing is launching and I’m already getting emails about it from readers asking if they should buy it – ...more
Blogging for Dollars
Survey Your Readers and Discover Who They Are and How You can Be More Useful to Them
9th of December 2009 Darren Rowse 55

Survey Your Readers and Discover Who They Are and How You can Be More Useful to Them

Two weeks ago I re-launched the ProBlogger weekly newsletter. The first email I sent out to subscribers was a story of how I’ve been changing my approach to blogging over the last year. The reaction to the email was huge – literally hundreds of readers responded with emails telling their ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
Ask These Successful Bloggers a Question
8th of December 2009 Darren Rowse 76

Ask These Successful Bloggers a Question

Over the coming weeks I have lined up to record audio interviews with a number of bloggers who have been making a living from their blogging and related activities. The first 3 are: Leo Babauta – from Zen Habits Gala Darling – from iCiNG Aaron Wall – from SEObook Each ...more
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