The Importance of Having Your Own Product to Sell
8th of December 2009 Darren Rowse 129

The Importance of Having Your Own Product to Sell

Recently while on a beach vacation my family was out on the street having ice-cream when we came across two street performers/buskers. The first one was set up 15 meters to one side of the ice-cream shop we were visiting. He had a guitar and had his guitar case open ...more
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How Getting An F On Your School Paper Makes You A Better Blogger
7th of December 2009 Darren Rowse 82

How Getting An F On Your School Paper Makes You A Better Blogger

This guest post was written by Rob Sutton from Ramped Reviews. Image by kharied. This comes to be a surprise to many, but I hate writing. Every paper in grade school through college was a futile effort in an attempt to pull out my own teeth. I could not stand ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
How To Stop Procrastinating and Start Your Blog
6th of December 2009 Darren Rowse 114

How To Stop Procrastinating and Start Your Blog

A Guest Post by Jennifer Blanchard of Procrastinating Writers I read this blog daily. But it wasn’t until last week when I noticed the results of Darren’s poll on “How long have you been blogging?” that I decided it was time to submit a guest post. According to that poll, ...more
Other Income Streams
ProBlogging – 10 Things I Wish I Knew when I Started
5th of December 2009 Darren Rowse 242

ProBlogging – 10 Things I Wish I Knew when I Started

A Guest Post by Nathan Hangen of Making it Social. As much as many of us want to get our blogs up and running and create an overnight success story, the truth is that having desire alone just isn’t enough. For starters, guys like Darren make it look extremely easy ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
Luck is a Curse. How NOT to Relaunch and Rebrand Your Blog. There May Be Tears.
4th of December 2009 kellydiels 76

Luck is a Curse. How NOT to Relaunch and Rebrand Your Blog. There May Be Tears.

A Guest Post by Kelly Diels. Image by Cayusa Part 1. Blogging, Before I Got the Bright Idea to Relaunch and Rebrand: What I Did Right. Maybe. Here’s my curse: I’m lucky. Things always seem to work out for me and even when they go wrong, they’re never actually as ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
$72,000 in E-Books in a Week – 8 Lessons I Learned
3rd of December 2009 Darren Rowse 158

$72,000 in E-Books in a Week – 8 Lessons I Learned

Over the last 11 days I’ve been on a massive learning curve. This post is a number of the scattered lessons I’ve been learning – mainly from the launch of my Portraits E-book over at Digital Photography School. This builds upon the post – The Insiders View of How I ...more
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7 Questions to Ask On Your Blog to Get More Reader Engagement
2nd of December 2009 Darren Rowse 438

7 Questions to Ask On Your Blog to Get More Reader Engagement

Have you ever been ‘talked at’ instead of had someone ‘talk with’ you in a real life conversation? It doesn’t feel good to have someone talk AT you. It leaves you feeling like you might as well not have been there at all. Blogs can be like that and in ...more
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What to Do When Your Search Rankings Drop
1st of December 2009 Darren Rowse 143

What to Do When Your Search Rankings Drop

“I just lost all my Google traffic – help!” This request hits my inbox every week or two from a distraught blogger who has logged into the blog’s statistics one morning only to discover that most of their traffic has completely disappeared due to the all powerful Google making some ...more
Search Engine Optimization
Subscribe to the ProBlogger Newsletter 2.0 Here
30th of November 2009 Darren Rowse 25

Subscribe to the ProBlogger Newsletter 2.0 Here

Today I’m pleased to announce that the ProBlogger Newsletter is Back! The next newsletter to go out is queued to go out in 10 hours from now (update: it’s now been sent but you can see it here and sign up for future ones below). Add Your Email Address Here ...more
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