Forget “Content Production”, Think “Idea Exploration”
23rd of January 2011 Georgina Laidlaw 64

Forget “Content Production”, Think “Idea Exploration”

Since I wrote about creativity, I’ve been considering the issue of getting inspiration for blog posts. Some who commented on that article said they never have trouble finding post ideas. But others revealed that they really struggle with getting inspiration. Sometimes, they’re struck by it; other times, they have to ...more
Writing Content
How to Break Your Blog Traffic Addiction
22nd of January 2011 Guest Blogger 83

How to Break Your Blog Traffic Addiction

This guest post is by John Burnside of MoneyIn15Minutes. My name is John Burnside and I am a recovering traffic addict. I got sucked into the analytics quicksand, and barely got out alive! I used to wake up in the morning and check how many hits I had over night. ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
How Your Blog Can Score You Free Travel
21st of January 2011 Guest Blogger 45

How Your Blog Can Score You Free Travel

This guest post is written by Anthony from The Travel Tart. When I first started my travel website in 2009, I just wanted to get my travel writing out there, because I was frustrated with the way traditional media worked. Little did I know that having an online presence would ...more
Blogging for Dollars
8 Tips To Launch Successful Challenges at Your Blog
20th of January 2011 Guest Blogger 33

8 Tips To Launch Successful Challenges at Your Blog

This guest post is by Celestine Chua of The Personal Excellence Blog. Earlier this year, I launched a challenge called 30 Days To Live a Better Life (30DLBL) on my blog. This is a 30-day challenge where participants complete one task a day, for 30 days in the month, that ...more
Blogging for Dollars
Don’t Be Paralyzed By Media Consumption in 2011
20th of January 2011 Darren Rowse 67

Don’t Be Paralyzed By Media Consumption in 2011

“I will be a producer, not a consumer.” Late last year a friend shared this resolution on Facebook. It caught my attention as being a great resolution that I think every entrepreneurial blogger could do well to have. Have you ever been paralyzed by consumption? As I write this post, ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
Fundraise $1000 with Your Blog in 3 Days
19th of January 2011 Guest Blogger 34

Fundraise $1000 with Your Blog in 3 Days

This guest post is by Eric Kim of Erickimphotography.com. When I first got into blogging about street photography, I told myself that I wasn’t going to sell out to the man, and that I would keep my blog as ad-free as I could. The reason I decided this was to ...more
Blogging for Dollars
My 5 Favorite, but Often Ignored, Analytics Features
18th of January 2011 Guest Blogger 55

My 5 Favorite, but Often Ignored, Analytics Features

This post was written by the Web Marketing Ninja—a professional online marketer for a major web brand, who’s sharing his tips undercover here at ProBlogger. Curious? So are we! The wonderful thing about working online is that our work is just so measurable. In just about every other industry, a ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
Secrets to Making Money Online
18th of January 2011 Darren Rowse 155

Secrets to Making Money Online

I recently had a conversation with a friend who has just started out with making money from blogging. He had been struggling to get over the initial hump of getting things going and wanted to pick my brain on the “secrets” of how to do it. Of course I struggled ...more
Video Posts
My Dad Held the Keys to an Untapped Niche Market
17th of January 2011 Guest Blogger 47

My Dad Held the Keys to an Untapped Niche Market

This guest post is by Ainslie Hunter of CoursesThatMatter.com. When entrepreneurs start online they usually blog about what they know. For me, that was study skills. It is not the sexiest thing to talk about, and actually a hard niche market to crack, but it my first website and has ...more
Business Blogging