Darren Rowse
Categories and Search Engine Optimization
4th of January 2005 Darren Rowse 3

Categories and Search Engine Optimization

I would add another point to the last post on why Blogs are Popular with Search Engines and comment that it is not only page structure that works well but often overall site structure. The fact that many blog systems like Word Press and Moveable Type allow bloggers to categorize ...more
Blog Design
Why Blogs are Popular with Search Engines
4th of January 2005 Darren Rowse 3

Why Blogs are Popular with Search Engines

Corporate Blogging Blog writes a very good article about why blogs rank well in Search Engines. Of course one of the big reasons is links – one of the major features of blogging is the interlinking between blogs of a similar theme or topic. If you write good content on ...more
Search Engine Optimization
Blogs for business
4th of January 2005 Darren Rowse

Blogs for business

Electronic Business has a good article introducing some of the concepts around Business Blogs (and Wikis), especially highlighting some of the internal ways that blogs can be used to communicate within a business. ‘Forget about all the hype you’ve heard about blogs (a.k.a. Web logs) as the latest outlet for ...more
Business Blogging
Find Your Future Google PageRank
3rd of January 2005 Darren Rowse 2

Find Your Future Google PageRank

So we know Google are doing a page rank update – on some data centers the results are not showing yet. Are you impatient and want to know what your blog’s page rank will be? You might find this future page rank predictor tool useful. Future PageRank from SEO tools ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
Publisher Driven Advertising
3rd of January 2005 Darren Rowse

Publisher Driven Advertising

John Battelle also has a great column over at Technology Review that puts forward an idea called Publisher Driven Advertising (PDA). It is an alternative to the traditional approach to advertising where advertisers hold much of the power in the relationship between audience, publisher and advertiser. John argues that with ...more
Affiliate Programs
Another Look Ahead at 2005
3rd of January 2005 Darren Rowse 1

Another Look Ahead at 2005

Some of the predictions for 2005 in John Battelle’s Searchblog are worth a read for pro blogging types looking into the crystal ball. Here is a taste of the first three: ‘1….We’ll all work on figuring out ways to stick to our principles and get paid at the same time, ...more
Blog News
Google on 60 Minutes – Adsense Publishers to Profit?
3rd of January 2005 Darren Rowse

Google on 60 Minutes – Adsense Publishers to Profit?

Online Business Opportunity is predicting profits will result for Adsense users after the 60 Minutes show on Google tonight in the States. They say watch out for a rise in earnings due to: ‘- The price per click will rise across all products and services – AdSense advertisers will be ...more
Adsense
Translating Blogs
3rd of January 2005 Darren Rowse

Translating Blogs

The Multi Lingual Blog (Blogos) has an interesting post examinging Translation in the Blogosphere. ‘Now that millions of individuals around the world are being empowered, if that’s the right expression, by blog software to file reports from sites that the news media cannot always reach, or expose and share their ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
Why Blogs Can Boost Your Business
3rd of January 2005 Darren Rowse 1

Why Blogs Can Boost Your Business

Blog for Fun and Profit (who has posted some good articles over the past month or so) has a good post on 5 Important Reasons Why Blogs Can Boost Your Business here is Reason 1: ‘Your Markets Are Getting Smarter, Faster, And More Organized With all the attention blogs and ...more
Business Blogging