2014 Reboot: Make Money From Your Blog This Year
31st of December 2013 Stacey Roberts 58

2014 Reboot: Make Money From Your Blog This Year

We are mining ProBlogger content this week for super-useful information to kick-start your blogging year with gusto. Today we focus on that old chestnut – is it REALLY possible to earn some cash doing what we love? Well the answer is “yes, but”. So if 2014 is the year you ...more
Blogging for Dollars
2014 Reboot: Get Ready for the New Year With a Blog Overhaul
30th of December 2013 Stacey Roberts 28

2014 Reboot: Get Ready for the New Year With a Blog Overhaul

We are mining ProBlogger content this week for super-useful information to kick-start your blogging year with gusto. Today we delve into the world of giving your blog a shake-up for 2014 when you’re a bit weary of the same-old same-old. Ryan Barton, author of Smart Marketing, shows us the way. This post ...more
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Merry Christmas from ProBlogger HQ
25th of December 2013 Darren Rowse 31

Merry Christmas from ProBlogger HQ

It’s just ticked over to the early hours of Christmas Day here at ProBlogger HQ in Melbourne Australia, so I wanted to pause the blog tips today to wish you and yours a happy holiday season. Here in Australia we’re expecting a pretty warm Christmas – around 30 degrees celcius ...more
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24th of December 2013 Darren Rowse 15

Start 2014 with a bang! 50% of all ProBlogger eBooks

Every year over at Digital Photography School we have a massive 12 Days of Christmas sale in which we put our photography eBooks (and a few from friends) on sale in the lead up to Christmas. I’ve had a few ProBlogger readers asking me on Twitter if there will be ...more
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Case Study: An Experiment with Short Form Content
20th of December 2013 Darren Rowse 41

Case Study: An Experiment with Short Form Content

Two days ago I wrote about the power of longer-form content on a blog, and gave a few examples of some posts that I’ve published this year that have been between 4000-7500 words that have done really well. Today I’d like to talk about an experiment that I’ve been doing ...more
Writing Content
Long Form Content vs Series of Blog Posts
18th of December 2013 Darren Rowse 46

Long Form Content vs Series of Blog Posts

Last week I was involved in a number of conversations with readers about blog post length and whether it was better to write long posts or short ones. My short answer to the question was to write ‘useful’ posts, and to use as many words as were necessary to do ...more
Writing Content
7 Insider Tips To Help You Get Noticed On Blog Directories
15th of December 2013 Guest Blogger 58

7 Insider Tips To Help You Get Noticed On Blog Directories

This is a guest contribution from Andrea Martins, founder of Story Resumes.  Okay, so the honeymoon of Aunt Gracie reading your blog posts is over and you’re now looking to accelerate your blogging career. You want to play in the big league but to do that you need to attract more traffic ...more
Blog Promotion
How to Regroup and Keep Going After a Disappointing Launch
14th of December 2013 Guest Blogger 31

How to Regroup and Keep Going After a Disappointing Launch

This is a guest contribution from Ernest Dempsey, fiction author. The big day has come and gone. You did all the prep work, created as much buzz as you could, and promoted from every angle. You blew up social media. Networked with peers and strangers. Met new people and helped them ...more
Blog Promotion
How to Generate Post Ideas, Understand Your Readership and Build Community On Your Blog
13th of December 2013 Darren Rowse 33

How to Generate Post Ideas, Understand Your Readership and Build Community On Your Blog

This week was a busy one for me in the lead up to our big Christmas promotion over at Digital Photography School, that we will kick off later in the week. But in the middle of it all, I did something on the spur of the moment that I will ...more
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