How Do you ‘Give Something Back’ with your Blogging?
9th of July 2010 Darren Rowse 60

How Do you ‘Give Something Back’ with your Blogging?

How do YOU ‘give something back’ with your blogging? Blogging has given so much to me: financially it’s given me a living, paid my mortgage and put food on the table for my family now for 5 or so years. socially it’s opened up some fantastic opportunities for new friends. ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
Influence vs Fame
8th of July 2010 Darren Rowse 87

Influence vs Fame

“Can you help me to become more Influential?“ This was the question I was asked by someone at a recent networking event. I replied: “Why do you want to be influential?” He responded: “I want more people to know about me.” I said: “Why?” He answered: “Because I’d be more ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
How I Make Money Blogging: Income Split for June 2010
7th of July 2010 Darren Rowse 72

How I Make Money Blogging: Income Split for June 2010

It’s that time of month again where I talk a little about the split of my own income streams in the previous month. We’re looking at June here and I’m excited to share this month’s charts because it illustrates something that I’ve been saying for the last couple of months ...more
Blogging for Dollars
What Metric or Statistic do You most Watch on your Blog?
6th of July 2010 Darren Rowse 47

What Metric or Statistic do You most Watch on your Blog?

I tweeted this question a few days back and the variation in responses was quite interesting: What metric or statistic do you most watch on your blog? There’s no right or wrong answer to this: for some it’ll be mainly about traffic – for some it is visitor numbers, for ...more
Reader Questions
Interview with Jeremy Vohwinkle – ProBlogger.com Small Victories Series
5th of July 2010 Lara Kulpa 19

Interview with Jeremy Vohwinkle – ProBlogger.com Small Victories Series

Today we have another ‘Small Victories’ interview with blogger Jeremy Vohwinkle of Gen X Finance. These small victories interviews are with members of ProBlogger.com and are all about highlighting some of the small wins that real bloggers have – our hope is that they’ll inspire other bloggers at similar stages ...more
Pro Blogger Interviews
Anonymous Blogging 101: a Quick and Dirty Primer
4th of July 2010 Darren Rowse 54

Anonymous Blogging 101: a Quick and Dirty Primer

A Guest post by Treacle from The Lingerie Addict. When the internet first became popular, many people loved the idea of creating a new identity online. Name, gender, age, hobbies …anything and everything could be fabricated. But in the era of Web 2.0, people have a new fixation–authenticity. Nowadays, your ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
The Unmissable Secret of Long Term Blogging Success.
3rd of July 2010 Jade Craven 50

The Unmissable Secret of Long Term Blogging Success.

In The Myth Of Great Content Marketing Itself, Darren said that: The reality is that many blogs produce quality content that doesn’t get read. The reason isn’t that the blog’s not worth reading – but in many cases it’s because nobody knows to go read it. Later, he said: Letting ...more
General
How to Create a FaceBook Landing Page for Your Blog
2nd of July 2010 Darren Rowse 152

How to Create a FaceBook Landing Page for Your Blog

Yesterday I shared 5 ways that I’m using Facebook to drive traffic, Build Brand an increase Reader Engagement on my blogs. After publishing the post I was asked a few questions about things that I brushed over that I thought might be worth following up upon. Here were the three ...more
Social Media
4 Resources to Build Your Blogging Business
1st of July 2010 Darren Rowse 21

4 Resources to Build Your Blogging Business

Every week I am contacted by people producing training resources, courses, eBooks, books etc for people wanting to make money from blogging and other online activities. If I were to write a post about every one it’d almost take over this blog completely so I’m pretty fussy about which ones ...more
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