Making Yourself Accessible to Readers
22nd of April 2010 Darren Rowse 63

Making Yourself Accessible to Readers

Today I want to share a powerful principle of successful blogging… that I wish I was better at. Accessibility. What I Know One of the reasons I was attracted to blogging as both a blog reader and as a blogger was the opportunity I saw it opening up for conversation ...more
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Tips on Getting the Family/Blogging Balance Right
21st of April 2010 Darren Rowse 94

Tips on Getting the Family/Blogging Balance Right

One of the things that attracted me to blogging as a way to earn an income was the flexibility that it gave me and the opportunity it gives me to work from home and be involved in the lives of my young family. While my wife is the primary care ...more
Video Posts
9 Critical Tasks Before Launching Your Small Business Blog
20th of April 2010 Darren Rowse 54

9 Critical Tasks Before Launching Your Small Business Blog

In this post Mark Hayward shares some ‘must do’ tips for small business owners who are getting ready to launch a blog. Are you getting ready to launch your baby? You know, your small business blog. Blogging for small business is certainly not revolutionary anymore, and it has been well ...more
Business Blogging
Blogosphere Trends – What Bloggers Are Writing About This Week
19th of April 2010 Kimberly Turner 15

Blogosphere Trends – What Bloggers Are Writing About This Week

Every week, we're using the trending topics from Regator to show you what bloggers are writing about most during the previous seven days. Click any trend to see posts about that story. So far, we've used the trends to illustrate how you can break out of the echo chamber and solve problems for your readers. This week, we'll focus on crafting effective post titles/headlines. You can delve into the ProBlogger archives to find some great posts by Darren on this topic
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Poor Bloggers Focus Too Much On Blog Posts
18th of April 2010 Darren Rowse 108

Poor Bloggers Focus Too Much On Blog Posts

Guest post by David Risley, of David Risley dot com. What I’m about to share might be a little bit counter-intuitive for many, so I ask that you stick with me. What if I were to tell you that blog posts really aren’t all that important? OK, Mr. crazy man. ...more
Blogging for Dollars
9 Things Bloggers Can (and Can’t) Learn from the Army
17th of April 2010 Darren Rowse 33

9 Things Bloggers Can (and Can’t) Learn from the Army

A Guest Post by Michael C from On Violence. I know what you’re thinking, “No, really, what can I learn about blogging from the army?” The U.S. Army isn’t exactly known for its literary excellence. And ten years ago, I would have agreed with you. But now, in the midst ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
140 Characters and the Swing to Longer Form Content
16th of April 2010 Darren Rowse 40

140 Characters and the Swing to Longer Form Content

“In a time of 140 character communication I’m sensing a shift back to longer form content”. This was a statement I made in a presentation last week and it was one of the statements that I made that seemed to get the most reaction/resonance with those attending – so I ...more
Social Media
Join Me at the Social Media Success Summit 2010<br /> [34% Discount Until Tuesday]
15th of April 2010 Darren Rowse 14

Join Me at the Social Media Success Summit 2010
[34% Discount Until Tuesday]

I don’t promote a lot of social media training courses as there is a lot of second rate teaching going around on the topic – however there is one online training event that I participated in last year that made a real impression on me. The Social Media Success Summit ...more
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Success [In Blogging] Is Made of Little Victories
14th of April 2010 Darren Rowse 74

Success [In Blogging] Is Made of Little Victories

Don't just shoot for big victories Don't be distracted by the celebration of your victories -
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