The Definitive Guide to Setting Up and Marketing a Podcast to Help Grow Your Blog
18th of April 2013 Guest Blogger 65

The Definitive Guide to Setting Up and Marketing a Podcast to Help Grow Your Blog

This is a Guest Contribution by Chris Ducker, from ChrisDucker.com. It’s no secret that the subject of podcasting has been a buzz for quite some time (update: even Darren is in on the game now with the new ProBlogger Podcast). In fact, some say that although there have been solid ...more
Podcasting
3 Simple ways You can get your Blog Engagement Rockin
17th of April 2013 Guest Blogger 34

3 Simple ways You can get your Blog Engagement Rockin

A Guest Contribution by Shaun McCarthy from Twitter, or visit Training Outcomes When was the last time you learned something new? It could have been anything, from customising your blog template or setting up your social media to fixing your leaky tap. I want you to think about how you ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
How NOT to Send an Email: A Day We’d Rather Forget But a Story We Need to Tell
16th of April 2013 Darren Rowse 44

How NOT to Send an Email: A Day We’d Rather Forget But a Story We Need to Tell

In this post Shayne and I share the back story how we mistakenly sent an email to almost a million people that should have gone to a few thousand – (and we then share what we did about it). From Shayne: Wednesday the 10th of April 2013 was a day ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
How Early Should You Monetize Your New Blog?
13th of April 2013 Darren Rowse 97

How Early Should You Monetize Your New Blog?

A common question that I get is ‘how early should I begin to monetize my blog‘. I understand the concern behind the question – some bloggers certainly like to build their audience before they introduce monetization and you do need readers before whatever monetization model you choose will work – ...more
Blogging for Dollars
DISCUSS: How do you Keep your Content Fresh, Interesting and Engaging?
12th of April 2013 Darren Rowse 53

DISCUSS: How do you Keep your Content Fresh, Interesting and Engaging?

Over on our Facebook page last week Kim Hill-MacCrone asked a question that I thought might be a good one to discuss with the wider ProBlogger readership. How do you Keep your Content Fresh, Interesting and Engaging? It is a question I get asked quite a bit and know is ...more
Reader Questions
What does it take to Succeed?
11th of April 2013 Guest Blogger 16

What does it take to Succeed?

This guest post is by Tommy Walker of Inside The Mind.  We often look outside of ourselves when we ask “What does it take to succeed?” Surely, others know more about success than you, so following their advice will lead to success. I’ve been thinking about this a lot lately, and while I ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
A Key to Building a Sustainable Online Personal Brand
10th of April 2013 Darren Rowse 49

A Key to Building a Sustainable Online Personal Brand

Recently I was part of a panel to launch a new book by Trevor Young called ‘Micro Domination‘. In the book Trevor identifies a number of what he calls ‘Micro Mavens‘ – including people like Chris Brogan, Jonathan Fields, Marie Forleo, Chris Guillebeau, Trey Ratcliff, Pamela Slim, Gary Vaynerchuk (and ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
The Only Real Way to Learn About Blogging
9th of April 2013 Darren Rowse 49

The Only Real Way to Learn About Blogging

… is to start a blog and use it. The barriers to entry into blogging are low – you can start a blog in minutes using a tool like WordPress.com. In setting it up and hitting publish on your first blog post you’ll learn so much. In your first week ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
15 Years Blogging And Still Learning
8th of April 2013 Guest Blogger 54

15 Years Blogging And Still Learning

A Guest Post by Chris Brogan from Human Business Works I started my first blog back in 1998, when it was called journaling. It was on some Geocities site whose name I no longer remember. From there, I moved to Tripod, and then to Blogger, a quick side-step into another ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips