CategoryBlog Promotion
What Does it Mean to Optimize a Blog Post?
26th of March 2007 Aaron Wall 9

What Does it Mean to Optimize a Blog Post?

This post has been submitted by Aaron Wall – the author of the comprehensive Search Engine Optimization e-book SEO Book. He blogs at seobook.com With so many people writing online today, just appealing to the robots is a surefire way to never gain market-share. Keyword research is important for creating ...more
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How to Leverage the Traffic of an A-List Blog
21st of March 2007 Wendy Piersall 13

How to Leverage the Traffic of an A-List Blog

This Guest Post was written by Wendy Piersall from eMoms at Home. When I look back over the last 11 months of how my own blog has grown, it’s safe to say that the person who has had the most influence in my traffic and growth has been Darren. Getting ...more
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How a Trackback after a Comment Can Start a Relationship
19th of March 2007 Darren Rowse 40

How a Trackback after a Comment Can Start a Relationship

The following post has been contributed by Liz Strauss from Successful Blog. I was working today, answering comments and writing a post, when in came a trackback from a blog I didn’t know. It immediately got my attention. I went over to see who was talking. Of course, I knew ...more
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How to Promote a Blog
9th of March 2007 Darren Rowse 5

How to Promote a Blog

If there’s a question that I get asked more than any other it’s about how to promote a blog. Here’s some of the most popular posts that I’ve written on the topic of promoting blogs: How to Market your Blog in 2007 – Tony Hung has some great ways to ...more
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How To Drive Traffic to Your Blog – The Advice of a 12 Year Old
13th of February 2007 Darren Rowse 196

How To Drive Traffic to Your Blog – The Advice of a 12 Year Old

Remember 12 year old blogger David Wilkinson from Techzi? David and I have kept in touch with one another since I posted about him last and recently I asked him to consider writing a guest post here at ProBlogger. I thought a 12 year old’s perspective on how to get ...more
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23 Ideas for Finding New Readers for Your Blog
31st of January 2007 Darren Rowse 217

23 Ideas for Finding New Readers for Your Blog

Over the weekend I ran an ‘open mike’ discussion which asked the question of How do you find Readers for Your Blog? There were quite a few responses to the question – some of which went a little unnoticed as they were moderated until I got home. So I thought ...more
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How do you find Readers for Your Blog? – Open Mike
28th of January 2007 Darren Rowse 96

How do you find Readers for Your Blog? – Open Mike

I’m heading away for one night as part of our long weekend here in Australia for Australia Day and so thought it might be time for a reader discussion on the topic that everyone seems to be asking me about these days – ‘how do I find readers for my ...more
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Digg Traffic vs Referral Traffic – Which is Best?
25th of January 2007 Darren Rowse 37

Digg Traffic vs Referral Traffic – Which is Best?

Digital Inspiration has a post on Getting Noticed by A-list bloggers vs Getting on Digg Front Page which makes a few worthwhile observations. It fits pretty closely to a comment I made last week in an interview with Jeremy when I was asked which social networking site I’d prefer to ...more
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How to Build Incoming Links to Your Blog
20th of January 2007 Darren Rowse 30

How to Build Incoming Links to Your Blog

Are you looking to build the number of incoming links to your site? Brian has post together a useful post with 5 link building strategies that work which you might like to check out. He takes a look at these five strategies (headings are his – comments are mine): 1. ...more
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