AdSense for Feeds Ads Showing in Feedburner Email Updates
15th of January 2009 Darren Rowse 60

AdSense for Feeds Ads Showing in Feedburner Email Updates

Today I was chatting with someone that subscribes to ProBlogger via email through the Feedburner RSS to Email service that we offer readers and they mentioned in passing that they see the AdSense ads in the emails that they receive. At first I was a little taken aback by this. ...more
Adsense
5 Ways Blogging Can Make a Difference for You in This Economy
15th of January 2009 Darren Rowse 56

5 Ways Blogging Can Make a Difference for You in This Economy

Dan Schawbel is the author of Me 2.0: Build a Powerful Brand to Achieve Career Success, and owner of the award winning Personal Branding Blog. If you ever were scared or intimated of a blog, now is the best time to flush away those fears and start a blog. Forget ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
My Mum Doesn’t Get YouTube: Why Text is King
14th of January 2009 Darren Rowse 72

My Mum Doesn’t Get YouTube: Why Text is King

Steve Rubel has a smart post up at the moment on Why Text Remains King of the Web. In it he reflects upon why Robert Scoble’s videos don’t tend to generate the buzz that they could and why text has it over video: It’s scannable Text does better with SEO ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
7 Tips on How to Write Sticky, Memorable Blog Posts
14th of January 2009 Darren Rowse 61

7 Tips on How to Write Sticky, Memorable Blog Posts

Today copywriter Glenn Murray from http://www.DivineWrite.com shares 7 tips on writing sticky blog posts. People don’t want to read your post. Chances are, they’ve dedicated the first hour of their morning to staying in touch, and even that’s more than they really have time for. They checked out 4 or ...more
Writing Content
Digital Photography School just got a New Design
13th of January 2009 Darren Rowse 39

Digital Photography School just got a New Design

Blog redesigns are always experiences that are mixed with excitement and a little fear – today has been a day for both of those feelings as we launched a new design for Digital Photography School. The new design includes an expansion from 1 blog to 3, a new portal/aggregation front ...more
Blog Design
The Power of Being Specific
13th of January 2009 Darren Rowse 40

The Power of Being Specific

Don’t be afraid to be a little Bossy on Your Blog. Over the weekend I was reminded that sometimes readers just like being told what to do. In my post How to Launch a Blog and Have Fresh Content for Weeks I was asked by a reader for advice on ...more
Writing Content
Online Profits Course Launches with 50% Discount
12th of January 2009 Darren Rowse 29

Online Profits Course Launches with 50% Discount

One of the best group of internet marketers and bloggers that I’ve seen assembled into a teaching group have joined around a new Internet Marketing and Online Business training program called Online Profits which launches at 50% off today. But you’d better be quick – it closes to new members ...more
Featured Posts
Increase the Effectiveness of Your Next Guest Post with a Landing Page
12th of January 2009 Darren Rowse 28

Increase the Effectiveness of Your Next Guest Post with a Landing Page

This is a guest post from Jade Craven from the Prolific Writer. Are you using guest posting as a blog marketing strategy? Hook new readers in with a guest post landing page. What is a guest post landing page? A guest post landing page is a specific page in your ...more
Blog Promotion
Have You Used Video on Your Blog?
11th of January 2009 Darren Rowse 144

Have You Used Video on Your Blog?

Time for another Reader Poll – Have You Used Video on Your Blog? With services like YouTube (and many others) that make it easy to share videos on your blog I’m keen to hear how many bloggers have used video as a way of engaging readers. This poll simply asks ...more
Reader Questions