14 Bloggers Share Their Daily Blogging Routine
26th of April 2013 Darren Rowse 56

14 Bloggers Share Their Daily Blogging Routine

Yesterday I shared some tips for busy bloggers on how to find time to blog based upon a lot of questions I’ve had of late on that topic. As part of that post I was intending on describing my own blogging routine – but on the spur of the moment ...more
General
7 Tips for Busy Bloggers on Finding Time to Blog
25th of April 2013 Darren Rowse 52

7 Tips for Busy Bloggers on Finding Time to Blog

Last week I tweeted a question asking my Problogger followers to share the biggest challenge that they face as a blogger. Around 50 replies came back and a couple of themes emerged – the biggest one centred around ‘Time’. Finding time to blog is something that all bloggers struggle with. ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
Amazon affiliate earnings
24th of April 2013 Darren Rowse 120

The Ultimate Guide to Making Money with the Amazon Affiliate Program

Today, I was looking back over some of my earliest attempts at making money from blogging. I realised that this month marks 10 years of me using Amazons Associates Program. My Start with Using Amazons Affiliate Program I first heard about Amazon’s Affiliate program in April 2003. I had been ...more
Affiliate Programs
Stop. Don’t post that post! 7 questions to ask before you hit publish
23rd of April 2013 Guest Blogger 63

Stop. Don’t post that post! 7 questions to ask before you hit publish

This is a guest contribution by Kate Toon, an award-winning SEO and advertising copywriter. You have a blog post. Who cares whether you wrote it yourself or paid someone to create it? It’s the right length. You’ve shoe-horned your chosen keyword phrase ‘Pink llama-wool pyjamas’ into it five times. You’ve downloaded a ...more
Writing Content
5 Keys to Writing Excellent Blog Posts
20th of April 2013 Darren Rowse 66

5 Keys to Writing Excellent Blog Posts

Today in a radio interview I was asked to give 4-5 quick tips on how to write great blog posts. Quick isn’t my forte when giving tips (I have a lot to say) and I can think of many more than 5 tips for writing great blog posts – but ...more
Writing Content
How LinkedIn Groups can Explode your Blog Traffic
19th of April 2013 Guest Blogger 47

How LinkedIn Groups can Explode your Blog Traffic

A Guest Contribution from Fiona Hamann. Whatever topic you blog about, whether it’s your business or your life, getting your name out there and expanding your blog community can be a challenge. Social media sites such as Facebook, Twitter or Instagram are free and work well if you have the ...more
Social Media
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