Blogosphere Trends + Effectively Using Quotes
6th of June 2010 Kimberly Turner 16

Blogosphere Trends + Effectively Using Quotes

Each week, we use Regator’s trends algorithm to bring you a list of the ten most blogged-about stories. This week’s list is, admittedly, a bit of a bummer, with the Gulf of Mexico’s oil spill spending its sixth straight week in the top ten, accompanied by a number of celebrity deaths and the unstable situation in Israel.
Pro Blogging News
How to Stay Focused and Avoid Distraction as a Blogger
5th of June 2010 Darren Rowse 159

How to Stay Focused and Avoid Distraction as a Blogger

Ever sat down at your computer to blog for an hour only to find that when you get to the end of that hour you’ve done anything BUT what you sat down to achieve? If so – you’re not alone. This video talks through some of the distractions that bloggers ...more
Video Posts
Your Blog: Time to Play
4th of June 2010 larrybrooks 35

Your Blog: Time to Play

a guest post from Larry Brooks of Storyfix.com With apologies to the character named Pinhead from the Hellraiser movies, who uttered that line as he was about to slowly fillet a helpless victim just for grins… … maybe you’re taking yourself too seriously.  I know I was. My blog is ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
What I’m Learning from the Launch of My New eBook
3rd of June 2010 Darren Rowse 50

What I’m Learning from the Launch of My New eBook

This is completely off topic…. but then again it’s not…. An hour ago I just launched a new eBook on my photography blog – it’s called Transcending Travel and is a guide to Travel Photography. Every time I mention my eBooks I am asked for tips on how to put ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
4 Reasons to Add a Podcast to Your Blog
2nd of June 2010 Darren Rowse 91

4 Reasons to Add a Podcast to Your Blog

A Guest Post by Bradford Shimp from All Business Answers A few months ago, I started a podcast on my blog. It was a bit of a counter-intuitive move for me, since I am generally the shy guy in the room. It has turned out to be great for me ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
Turn Annoying Pitches into Opportunities
1st of June 2010 Darren Rowse 38

Turn Annoying Pitches into Opportunities

Earlier in the week I wrote some advice for those wanting to pitch bloggers by making your pitch a win/win/win one. Not only do you need to get something out of it but so should the readers of the blog and the blogger. Today I want to flip this over ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips