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Gawker Adds Comments to Three Blogs
24th of September 2005 Darren Rowse 27

Gawker Adds Comments to Three Blogs

Megablog, Gizmodo, has decided to allow comments at last. It’s been a pretty long time coming and something that many have complained about – but the time has arrived (they’ve done the same thing on Gawker and Lifehacker blogs also). Interestingly they’ve decided that only invited guests will have commenting ...more
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Shiny Media Announces 3 New Blogs
23rd of September 2005 Darren Rowse 2

Shiny Media Announces 3 New Blogs

Everyone’s favorite UK Blog Network, Shiny Media, has announced three new blogs. They describe them as follows: HDTV UK – High Definition TV will arrive in the UK next year and HDTV UK is the first website to deliver daily updates of the latest HD news, whether it be new ...more
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Blog Networks – A List
21st of September 2005 Darren Rowse 7

Blog Networks – A List

Duncan has Blog Networks on the brain and has posted a long List of Blog Networks which shows just how popular the practice of linking blogs together under one banner has become. He’s got a list of 35 so far but I’m sure there are others!
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Introducing b5media
21st of September 2005 Darren Rowse 39

Introducing b5media

The worst kept secret in ProBlogging circles (thanks Jeremy) has officially gone live. I’d like to introduce you to the project that has done the unthinkable and that has kept Jeremy, Duncan and Myself a little quieter on our blogs for the past few weeks. Meet b5media What is it ...more
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Jason Calacanis Interview
19th of September 2005 Darren Rowse 6

Jason Calacanis Interview

Interesting interview with Jason Calacanis over at his blog today – it gives an up to date look at the Weblogs Inc Network. Well worth the read. ‘The business is growing about 9-12 months faster then I thought it would. However, we’ve got a couple more years of really hard ...more
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Is there Room for Another Blog Network?
15th of September 2005 Darren Rowse 62

Is there Room for Another Blog Network?

Today in the Six Figure Blogging call we talked a little about Blog Networks and took a look over a number of the bigger and emerging blog networks that are opening up around the wider blogging community and it was interesting to see not only the variety of blogs within ...more
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Gawker Announces the ‘Deadspin’ Sports Blog
9th of September 2005 Darren Rowse 6

Gawker Announces the ‘Deadspin’ Sports Blog

Gawker have gone live with their latest new sports blog – Deadspin. If you want to know the power of having a successful blog network – check out their stats. At the time of writing this – the blog went live about 10 hours ago and has already had 7000 ...more
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Creative Weblogging launches Creative Reporter System
7th of September 2005 Darren Rowse 6

Creative Weblogging launches Creative Reporter System

Creative Weblogging has just launched the Creative Reporter System where they are inviting people to submit posts to their system and will pay them $10 per 1000 page views of their posts. They explain: ‘Creative Reporter is your online reporter desk that allows you to share and contribute news with ...more
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Judith on Managing a Blog Network
30th of August 2005 Darren Rowse 3

Judith on Managing a Blog Network

I really appreciate Judith Meskill’s blogging as it gives an insight into some of the mechanics of running a blog network which go beyond some of the big picture posts, squabbling and boasting that some others from the big networks (no names mentioned – or probably needed here) go on ...more
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