CategoryBlog Promotion
Blog Promotion – Reader Submitted Tips
22nd of March 2008 Darren Rowse 38

Blog Promotion – Reader Submitted Tips

Last week I ran a series with five tactics for promoting a blog that I’d use if I were starting out again in blogging. To finish it off I asked readers to submit their own blog promotion tips of things that I didn’t include. The comments left were great and ...more
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How to Promote Yourself (and Your Blog) at a Conference
21st of March 2008 Darren Rowse 57

How to Promote Yourself (and Your Blog) at a Conference

Conferences can be a prime space for bloggers to recruit new readers. Last week at SXSWi it was fascinating to watch hundreds of bloggers attempt to standout from the crowd, network and develop fruitful relationships with others there. In this video I point out 5 of the better tips and ...more
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If YOU Were Starting Out in Blogging from Scratch – How Would You Promote Your Blog?
18th of March 2008 Darren Rowse 50

If YOU Were Starting Out in Blogging from Scratch – How Would You Promote Your Blog?

Over the past week I’ve shared five strategies that I’d use to promote my blog if I were starting from scratch again today. We started off by looking at how the majority of your efforts need to be focused upon Readers You Don’t Already Have (obvious but important) and then ...more
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How to Grow Your Blog with Viral Copy
16th of March 2008 Darren Rowse 48

How to Grow Your Blog with Viral Copy

This week I’ve been exploring five strategies that I’d employ to promote my blog if I were starting all over again. I said earlier in the series that I’m assuming ‘great content’ is being added to the hypothetical new blog that we’re promoting. However when it comes to blogging not ...more
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Using Social Media to Grow Your Blog’s Readership
15th of March 2008 Darren Rowse 58

Using Social Media to Grow Your Blog’s Readership

This week we’re looking at five different methods that I’d use to find readership if I were starting a new blog. So far we’ve explored guest posting, advertising and networking – but today I want to turn our attention to the explosive and dynamic area of social media. Social media ...more
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Advertise Your Blog: An Interview with a Mystery Blogger
14th of March 2008 Darren Rowse 16

Advertise Your Blog: An Interview with a Mystery Blogger

Earlier today I posted about using paid advertising to Promote Your Blog. In the research of that post I interviewed a fellow blogger who I’ve seen use Advertising very effectively to launch numerous blogs. I asked if he’d be willing to speak publicly about his experience and he said he’d ...more
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Promote Your Blog by Advertising It
14th of March 2008 Darren Rowse 39

Promote Your Blog by Advertising It

Have you ever considered advertising your blog? Today I want to explore this idea as part of my series of posts on how I’d promote my blog if I was starting from scratch. Most blog promotion tips that I see given are about growing your blog’s readership quite organically (something ...more
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How to Promote Your Blog through Networking
13th of March 2008 Darren Rowse 125

How to Promote Your Blog through Networking

This week I’ve been suggesting five ways that I’d promote a new blog to new readers if i was starting out again. Today I want to turn our attention to Networking as a great way to promote a blog. If I were starting out in blogging today knowing what I ...more
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Finding New Readers for Your Blog with Guest Posting
12th of March 2008 Darren Rowse 45

Finding New Readers for Your Blog with Guest Posting

This week I’m looking at five ways that I’d promote a new blog to new readers if i was starting out again. Read the introduction to this series here. Perhaps one of the most powerful ways of exposing your writing to a new group of people is to put some ...more
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