Blogging On the Go: Are Mobile Apps Up To It?
6th of December 2012 Guest Blogger 14

Blogging On the Go: Are Mobile Apps Up To It?

This guest post is by Barry Cooke of QDOS. With the rise of mobile technology and citizen journalism, being able to blog while on the move is increasingly important. Unfortunately, many blogging apps are limited, clunky, and make updating from your mobile smartphone or tablet inefficient. Here we take a ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
5 Ways You Can Become A Blogging Philanthropist
6th of December 2012 Guest Blogger 13

5 Ways You Can Become A Blogging Philanthropist

This guest post is by Stephen Pepper of Youth Workin’ It Why should Bill Gates have all the fun?—Al Andrews There are all sorts of reasons you may own a blog—to enhance your business site, to share ideas, to earn an income, or perhaps you just enjoy writing. Imagine the impact ...more
Blogging for Dollars
The Value of Comments to a Profit-making Blog
5th of December 2012 Darren Rowse 30

The Value of Comments to a Profit-making Blog

We’ve talked about the issues of blog comments before on Problogger.net, but never from a point of view of profit-making. But as I was looking at the stats on dPS last week, I found that this short, helpful opinion post from 2010 was still attracting a steady stream of readers—and ...more
Blogging for Dollars
4 Simple Steps to Get Sponsorship from Media Agencies
4th of December 2012 Guest Blogger 8

4 Simple Steps to Get Sponsorship from Media Agencies

This guest post is by John Kelly of www.company.com.au. When bloggers think about monetising their content, most will turn to Google AdSense for advertising revenue, and some may think about releasing an ebook or enrolling in an affiliate program.  While these channels work for a few blogs, most will realise ...more
Blog Promotion
Blog Design for ROI Rule #3: Shower Attention and Appreciation On Your Community
4th of December 2012 Guest Blogger 9

Blog Design for ROI Rule #3: Shower Attention and Appreciation On Your Community

This guest post is by Gab Goldenberg, author of The Advanced SEO Book. This is part 3 of Problogger’s Blog Design for ROI series. Today we’ll talk about integrating your community into your design. Since a blog is a form of social media, even if—or especially if—it’s a business blog, it ...more
Blog Design
Prepare Your Blog For the Festive Season: a Step-by-step Guide
3rd of December 2012 Darren Rowse 12

Prepare Your Blog For the Festive Season: a Step-by-step Guide

Over the weekend, we ran a short series of interviews with bloggers of different types, to get a feel for how they’re preparing for the festive season. We spoke to the owners of: a product-sales blog a blogger-consultant-speaker a digital publisher a not-for-profit blog. If that series made you realize ...more
Be Productive
Blogging the Festive Season: The Not-for-Profit Blog [Case Study]
2nd of December 2012 Georgina Laidlaw 5

Blogging the Festive Season: The Not-for-Profit Blog [Case Study]

Stephen Pepper is insurance administrator by day, youth worker and blogger by night. He and his wife run Youth Workin’ It, a not-for-profit site that provides consultancy and services for youth workers and organizations worldwide. This includes blogging 6 days a week about youth work. As part of our Blogging ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
Blogging the Festive Season: The Digital Publisher [Case Study]
2nd of December 2012 Georgina Laidlaw 6

Blogging the Festive Season: The Digital Publisher [Case Study]

Kimberly Gauthier has been running online pet magazine Keep the Tail Wagging for just on a year. As part of our Blogging the Festive Season series, we asked a few questions about how she’s squaring up for her first festive season on the blog. You started Keep the Tail Wagging ...more
Blogging for Dollars
Blogging the Festive Season: The Blogger-Consultant-Speaker [Case Study]
1st of December 2012 Georgina Laidlaw 2

Blogging the Festive Season: The Blogger-Consultant-Speaker [Case Study]

Tara Gentile is a blogger and business strategist whose online presence underpins her thriving consulting business at taragentile.com. As part of our Blogging the Festive Season series, we asked her how the festive season affects her business and blog. What does preparing for the festive season mean for your business? ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips