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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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Blogging in Brief: Looking Good, Saving Face, Tags and Lags
7th of December 2012 Darren Rowse 28

Blogging in Brief: Looking Good, Saving Face, Tags and Lags

We all make mistakes, but making mistakes in the media can be costly—especially to your authority! …Or can it? We all know readers appreciate honesty. And our first story this week is all about that. Saving face online Last week, I got my regular flippa.com newsletter … and another a ...more
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Monthly Trends + 10 Tips for a Flawless Linking Strategy
8th of December 2010 Kimberly Turner 24

Monthly Trends + 10 Tips for a Flawless Linking Strategy

To link or not to link—that is the question. What should you link to in your blog posts? How many outbound links should you have? When and why should you use links?
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Google Feedburner Delivers Real-time Traffic Stats
29th of October 2010 Georgina Laidlaw 23

Google Feedburner Delivers Real-time Traffic Stats

This week, Google unveiled an upgraded Feedburner stats package that provides real-time data on clicks, views, and podcast downloads. For the social media fanatics, the Feedburner team add that, “if you use the FeedBurner Socialize service, and your platform uses PubSubHubbub or you ping us when you post, you can ...more
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Aussies! Join Me at MarketingNow Conference in Melbourne [Now FREE]
28th of August 2009 Darren Rowse 22

Aussies! Join Me at MarketingNow Conference in Melbourne [Now FREE]

If you’re in Melbourne Australia (or can get here) on 22-23 September you should check out the Marketing Now conference. I’ve mentioned it previously but since doing so there have been some changes. Previously this conference was $1000+ to attend – the organizers were going to donate the profits to ...more
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Speedlinking – Discount Deal, Jobs, Blogger Group, Free Reports and Interview
16th of June 2009 Darren Rowse 14

Speedlinking – Discount Deal, Jobs, Blogger Group, Free Reports and Interview

Time for a little speed-linking. This time there’s a deal, reports, some jobs, an interview and a new group for professional bloggers. Professional Bloggers Group on LinkedIn – for people who are or who are becoming Pro bloggers (i’ll let you decide whether that’s you or not). Blog World Expo ...more
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More on Top Aussie Blogs
19th of April 2007 Darren Rowse 13

More on Top Aussie Blogs

Welcome to readers of Melbourne newspaper, The Age, from today’s article on the Top 100 Australian blogs that I mentioned yesterday (the print version also was accompanied by the Top 10 blogs on the list). A few readers have asked me whether I’m upset by the final paragraph that reads: ...more
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Online Consumers Spending Up these Holidays – How are Your Earnings?
6th of December 2006 Darren Rowse 26

Online Consumers Spending Up these Holidays – How are Your Earnings?

Clickz reports on the latest stats of online spending this holiday season. Spending online is up 24% (with last month totaling $11.75 billion) on last year and traffic is up 13% (it seems people are buying more per visit this year). Obviously those taking the majority of this income are ...more
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YouTube Comes of Age
13th of July 2006 15

YouTube Comes of Age

We’ve recently been playing with video blogging more. Darren has done several in the past weeks and I’ve got a couple buried around too. The most popular video hosting service around, YouTube, has come under fire recently for performance and availability reasons. It’s a big service. They have done a ...more
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