What Progress Have You Made on Pinterest? [Discussion]
9th of March 2013 Darren Rowse 43

What Progress Have You Made on Pinterest? [Discussion]

This week has given us a chance to look at Pinterest from a few different angles. If you’ve not had a chance to get into Pinterest, I hope that our Complete Guide to Pinterest got you inspired to set up an account and start pinning. If it didn’t, EcoKaren’s story of Pinterest ...more
Social Media
ProBlogger Challenge: Create a Pinterest Persona
8th of March 2013 Jade Craven 17

ProBlogger Challenge: Create a Pinterest Persona

I struggled a lot when I first started managing the Pinterest account for Digital Photography School. I knew that I wanted to focus on visual curation, and that I wanted to provide a comprehensive overview of techniques and tools. There were so many possible boards I could create and I ...more
Social Media
How My Old Blog Post Got Half a Million Pinterest Views [Case Study]
7th of March 2013 Guest Blogger 93

How My Old Blog Post Got Half a Million Pinterest Views [Case Study]

There’s a lot of information on the web, including ProBlogger, on how to maximize Pinterest to get traffic to your site. Between tutorials on how to optimize Pinterest as part of your social media marketing strategy, Darren’s own experiment on Pinterest, how to create Pinterest-worthy graphics, and how to run ...more
Social Media
Do You Need a Pinterest Consultant? Interview with Jade Craven of dPS
6th of March 2013 Georgina Laidlaw 22

Do You Need a Pinterest Consultant? Interview with Jade Craven of dPS

Back when Pinterest was brand-spankin’-new, we heard the same cry from a lot of Problogger.net readers: “Not another social network! Who has time for all this?!” Who indeed? Each social network is different, and they all require slightly different approaches and skills. One potential solution for more than a few ...more
Social Media
Heavyweight Help: The Complete Guide to Getting Started on Pinterest
5th of March 2013 Guest Blogger 104

Heavyweight Help: The Complete Guide to Getting Started on Pinterest

Do you lie in bed at night dreaming of getting a link from some high-profile blog like ProBlogger that would send you thousands of visitors and give your blog the exposure you need to take it to the next level? I’d rather have Pinterest. Don’t get me wrong: I’d love ...more
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The 3 Emails You Must Send During a Launch … and a Fresh Alternative for Bloggers
2nd of March 2013 Guest Blogger 43

The 3 Emails You Must Send During a Launch … and a Fresh Alternative for Bloggers

Are you ready to launch a product from your blog? Not an affiliate product, but something you created with your own flesh and blood? After many late nights spent honing that ebook, ecourse, or coaching program? Whatever it is, if you’re ready to release that puppy, then it’s time to ...more
Blog Promotion
The 3 Essential Components to My Online Publishing Business: Blogging, Social, and Email
1st of March 2013 Darren Rowse 38

The 3 Essential Components to My Online Publishing Business: Blogging, Social, and Email

As bloggers, we’re always under time pressure to do more. Whether it’s releasing a product or engaging with users on a new social network, the blogger’s task list can seem overwhelming sometimes. I think some of that overwhelm comes from the granularity with which we tend to look at our ...more
Blog Promotion
Common Creativity: Understanding the Rules and Rights Around “Free” Images on the Web
28th of February 2013 Guest Blogger 36

Common Creativity: Understanding the Rules and Rights Around “Free” Images on the Web

We’re all familiar with the old adage: a picture is worth a thousand words. In some cases, a picture is worth a thousand dollars. Luckily, for those of us not interested in investing a small fortune for the use of an image on a small scale, there are options. Sites ...more
Blog Design
ProBlogger Census: We Need You!
27th of February 2013 Darren Rowse 10

ProBlogger Census: We Need You!

It’s that time of year! We’ve set our plans, shifted our focus … and now we’re running our ProBlogger Census. I’d love to hear your feedback on the change of approach on ProBlogger, but I’m also really keen to hear what topics you’d like us to explore in the coming ...more
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