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The Problogger guest blogging experiment: good or bad?
3rd of July 2005 duncan 11

The Problogger guest blogging experiment: good or bad?

Perhaps my last post before Darren returns this coming week but a very easy question to the many wonderful Problogger readers out there, perhaps as means of feedback for Darren: The Guest Blogging Experiment at Problogger: Good or Bad? From my perspective I’ve loved the freedom to write in the ...more
General
Bloggers block
3rd of July 2005 duncan 9

Bloggers block

Do you suffer from blogger block? Are there just some days where it’s near impossible to post because there is little or nothing happening on your particular subject or niche? Share your thoughts. Personally I suffer it at seemingly random times, random in only that I have no control over ...more
General
Blog count commercial contributions
3rd of July 2005 duncan 1

Blog count commercial contributions

A little bleg to the Pro-blogosphere. I’ve called for contributions for the next Blog Herald blog count for July here, but I need your help. What I also need is user figures for commercial services. Now I’m going to personally ask leading services for their figures, but I don’t think ...more
General
WordPress vs Movable Type
21st of June 2005 duncan 99

WordPress vs Movable Type

Its a matter of history that I was a member of the Movable Type diaspora when the house that Mena built decided for better or worse to alienate a large number of their loyal user base with MT 3. Its been 12 months, and a lot of the old MT ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
List of Blog Networks
20th of June 2005 duncan 8

List of Blog Networks

I’ve just finalised a revised list of blog networks and posted it here at The Blog Herald for those interested, but I thought I might share a few more thoughts on the subject. Blog networks are growing. I originally wrote the first version of the list on the fly because ...more
Blog Networks
The great level playing field
15th of June 2005 duncan 1

The great level playing field

I had the opportunity of being on a phone hookup this morning with Andy Wibbells from Easy Bake Weblogs (the recording will be avilable soon), on the topic of blogs and there’s one point I made thats resonated with me since: blogging is the ultimate in level playing fields. What ...more
General
Riley on Easy Bake
14th of June 2005 duncan

Riley on Easy Bake

For any Problogger readers interested in blogging related topics Duncan Riley from the Blog Herald is doing a Q & A free-for-all on a phone hookup with Andy from Easy Bake Weblogs . Any one can join in from Tuesday June 14th @ 9pm US EST 1-858-400-4040, Access code: 60657. ...more
Business Blogging
Pretty pictures :a question of blog aesthetics.
8th of June 2005 duncan 21

Pretty pictures :a question of blog aesthetics.

Is a blog that uses pictures in its posts more likely to succeed that a blog that posts identical content but doesn’t use the pictures? Sure, we know that there are many other considerations in the success or otherwise of a blog, but take a pure economists view of a ...more
Blog Design
Does size matter?
8th of June 2005 duncan 15

Does size matter?

No, this isn’t a post involving a dirty subject, Darren has had all of us guest bloggers sign in blood that we will behave ourselves here at Problogger, but it is a serious question. Does size matter in terms of blog layout. There is any number of different theories on ...more
Blog Design