The Blog World Paradox: a Blog Action Day Case Study
15th of October 2010 Georgina Laidlaw 16

The Blog World Paradox: a Blog Action Day Case Study

Today, Darren and thousands of other bloggers are congregating in Las Vegas for Blog World. It’s fitting that Blog Action Day should coincide with the world’s largest blogging conference. Particularly this Blog Action Day, which focuses on water. When we think about water issues, we don’t need to close our ...more
General
How To Use Inception Marketing on Your Blog
14th of October 2010 Guest Blogger 51

How To Use Inception Marketing on Your Blog

This guest post is by Tommy Walker, Online Marketing Strategist and owner of Tommy.ismy.name. Have you seen Inception yet? For those who haven’t, all you need to know is that it follows a team of thieves who access dreams in order to steal information for their clients. The term “inception” ...more
Advertising
Keeping Your Blog Fresh [Interview]
14th of October 2010 Darren Rowse 12

Keeping Your Blog Fresh [Interview]

Last week I recorded this short interview with Phil Dobbie from BNET. We covered a range of topics. including keeping your blog fresh, standing out in the crowd, maintaining your voice, sustaining your blog over the long haul, using controversy and a lot more. For a 13 minute interview we ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
5 Reasons to Use Press Releases to Promote Your Blog
13th of October 2010 Guest Blogger 44

5 Reasons to Use Press Releases to Promote Your Blog

This guest post is by Jiyan Wei, director of product management for PRWeb. Creating content on a blog is just one aspect of being a productive blogger—you’ve written the content, but now what? How are you going to promote your blog or specific posts within it? Companies, businesses, and individual ...more
Blog Promotion
Will You Be Blogging for Blog Action Day?
12th of October 2010 Georgina Laidlaw 36

Will You Be Blogging for Blog Action Day?

It’s that time of year! This Friday is Blog Action Day — a chance for bloggers the world over to raise awareness of a particular issue. This year, the theme is water, and the good people at Blog Action Day HQ have announced that the White House and the UK ...more
ProBlogger Site News
How to Use Storyselling to Boost Sales
12th of October 2010 Guest Blogger 22

How to Use Storyselling to Boost Sales

This guest post is by Johnny B. Truant, of JohnnyBTruant.com. When I was in high school, I witnessed the most impressive sales job I have ever seen. One afternoon, the entire student body was called to the auditorium for an assembly. Nobody knew what the assembly was about. We were ...more
Blogging for Dollars
How I Make Money Blogging: Income Split for August/September 2010
12th of October 2010 Darren Rowse 48

How I Make Money Blogging: Income Split for August/September 2010

Since April this year I’ve been putting together income reports for my own business to try to give readers a sense of how bloggers make money blogging from a variety of sources. It’s been a couple of months since I gave an update, so today I’m going to cover both ...more
Blogging for Dollars
The 7 Deadly Fears of Blogging and How to Overcome Them
11th of October 2010 Guest Blogger 66

The 7 Deadly Fears of Blogging and How to Overcome Them

This guest post is by Nathan Hangen of Build Your Digital Empire. I remember back to early 2008, when I’d just started blogging, that even though I had great ambitions, my knowledge, expertise, and confidence as a blogger was sorely lacking. I stumbled through my blogging career for over a ...more
General
7 Reasons Why $7 Products Rock
10th of October 2010 Guest Blogger 46

7 Reasons Why $7 Products Rock

This guest post is by Steve Martile of Freedom Education. I currently charge $400 monthly for one-on-one coaching. That’s a hefty price tag for some people, even though I know some coaches who charge up to $10,000 per month, which makes my coaching look like a bargain. One prospective client ...more
Blogging for Dollars