Darren Rowse
How to Choose What to Focus Your Time on
27th of November 2015 Darren Rowse 9

How to Work Out What To Focus Your Time On

Do you ever feel like you don’t have enough time to fit everything in? Like there’s an opportunity  staring you in the face to start something new but to take it on would mean everything else you’re already doing would suffer? You know the feeling – you’re working away on ...more
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24th of November 2015 Darren Rowse 2

Content Marketing – Secrets From an Entrepreneur Who Has Used It to Build a Successful Business

I’m really excited about this episode of the ProBlogger Podcast, as today I am sharing my interview with Dan Norris: serial entrepreneur and founder of WP Curve (which gives bloggers access to WordPress developers for unlimited small jobs). Dan recently spoke at the Australian ProBlogger event as part of the Small ...more
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Writing Challenge: Write a "Mistakes" Blog Post
20th of November 2015 Darren Rowse 6

Writing Challenge: Write a “Mistakes” Blog Post

Today I want to give you a writing challenge – one of many we’ve done during the life of this podcast. We’ve tackled list posts, link posts, opinion posts, calls to action, review posts, and “how I do it” posts, and now it’s time to crack open our vulnerabilities with ...more
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17th of November 2015 Darren Rowse

How I Lost 80% of My Traffic Overnight (And How I Got it Back, Plus More!)

In today’s episode of the ProBlogger podcast, I want to tell you a little story. I want to tell you about one morning in 2004 when I realised my blog, which I’d recently established as my full time source of income, had hardly any traffic coming to it. I lost ...more
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How to Build A Culture of Community on Your Blog
13th of November 2015 Darren Rowse 5

How to Build A Culture of Community on Your Blog

If you were listening to the episode 60 of the ProBlogger podcast, you would have heard me talking about why I think it’s so vital that bloggers create a culture of community on their blog to help deepen relationships with their readers and to drive engagement. I also promised a ...more
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Building a Better Blog: Help Us Help You With the 2015 ProBlogger Census
11th of November 2015 Darren Rowse 5

Building a Better Blog: Help Us Help You With the 2015 ProBlogger Census

It has been a massive year here at ProBlogger HQ – behind the scenes we’ve been working hard on a number of new things including: Adding to our team – in addition to having Stacey Roberts come on as our editor almost two years ago I’ve more recently brought Laney ...more
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Why You Should Make Building Community a Priority in Your Blogging
10th of November 2015 Darren Rowse 3

Why You Should Make Building Community a Priority in Your Blogging

Do you ever feel as a blogger like you’re talking to an empty room? I know I have definitely felt that way! Particularly when I first started Digital Photography School. But if you feel that way too, I want you to know: you’re not alone. When you write a blog ...more
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15 Questions to Ask to Help Identify Your Blogging Niche or Focus
6th of November 2015 Darren Rowse 8

15 Questions to Ask to Help Identify Your Blogging Niche or Focus

In today’s episode of the ProBlogger podcast I wanted to talk about the nitty gritty of defining what your blog is about. Not just to pigeonhole anybody, or to put any constraints on your creativity, but to help you hone in on what you want to provide and how you want ...more
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Should You Use Timestamps on Your Blog? The Pros and Cons on ProBlogger.net
3rd of November 2015 Darren Rowse 8

Should You Use Timestamps on Your Blog? The Pros and Cons

A reader asked me recently about using timestamps on blogs, as she’s redesigning hers and wondered if she should use them or not in her new design. It’s a question I get asked fairly often so I’ve dedicated today’s ProBlogger podcast to sharing with you the pros and cons of ...more
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