CategoryBlog Promotion
Marketers are turning to blogs for online ad spending
7th of June 2005 Arieanna Foley 10

Marketers are turning to blogs for online ad spending

Research out of Forrester is showing a growing interest to place advertisements on blogs and/or in RSS feeds. This should be no surprise, given the mainstream business coverage of blogs that has issued recently. Of those surveyed by Forrester, 64% would be interested in advertising on blogs, while 57% would ...more
Advertising
Trying FeedBurner Total Stats Pro on View from the Isle
6th of June 2005 Tris Hussey 11

Trying FeedBurner Total Stats Pro on View from the Isle

Yeah, I admit it, I’m a metrics junky.  Which is good, since I am the chief blogger for Elytics.com writing on the web metrics blog.  Regardless, I’m also a huge fan of FeedBurner.  I admit I check my FeedBurner stats throughout the day, especially when one of my articles has ...more
Blog Promotion
Blogging Domain Name Brand Mantra
5th of June 2005 JimKukral 17

Blogging Domain Name Brand Mantra

Darren asks, ‘What’s in A Blog Name?‘. He’s right, a name is a very important piece of becoming a successful blog. Think branding…it’s all about branding. Certain names and words flow off the tounge and are more memorable than others. I’ve been reading Darren’s blog before it was ProBlogger.net. What ...more
Blog Promotion
How-To Get Slashdotted
26th of April 2005 Darren Rowse 6

How-To Get Slashdotted

Nicholas Roussos has a good post on How-To Get Slashdotted. His method is a slightly less direct method than you might think – ie it’s about getting your link on Slashdot in the byline of the person who submitted the article rather than having a post you’ve written directly linked ...more
Blog Promotion
The advantages of Different Types of Traffic
9th of April 2005 Darren Rowse 7

The advantages of Different Types of Traffic

WorkBoxers writes a great post comparing Search Engine Traffic to Daily Visitors, Which Is Better? I agree with Scrivs again on this one – its a ‘both’ thing – both types of readers have their value to your blog. You can successfully target either one exclusively or even both depending ...more
Blog Promotion
Random Blog Tips – Purple Cow Blogging
19th of March 2005 Darren Rowse 14

Random Blog Tips – Purple Cow Blogging

One of the common mistakes that I see in many blogs is that they are quite simply unremarkable. We’ve all seen seen these blogs – (and most of us if we’re honest will admit to having written them at some point) – they are the blogs you look at for ...more
Blog Promotion
The 4 Secrets to an Effective E-Newsletter
18th of March 2005 Darren Rowse 3

The 4 Secrets to an Effective E-Newsletter

One of the good blogs that I’ve started reading a bit more of lately is Search engine optimization and Online marketing, a group blog written about Affiliate programs, B2B Marketing, Business Blogging, SEO and more. They write an article today that might be helpful to bloggers wanting to explore developing ...more
Blog Promotion
Letting others Promote your Blog for you
12th of March 2005 Darren Rowse 7

Letting others Promote your Blog for you

Finding readers for your blog can be one of the hardest and most frustrating parts of blogging. You slave over your content, writing witty, clever, insightful, humorous posts and check your stats at the end of your day and barely anyone has taken any notice – it can be downright ...more
Blog Promotion
Why Posting about the Oscars Today is 2 weeks to Late
1st of March 2005 Darren Rowse 9

Why Posting about the Oscars Today is 2 weeks to Late

This morning as I do the rounds of some of my favorite blogs I’ve noticed a theme. Its the Academy Awards – the Oscars. I wonder how many blogs are listing the winners of the 2005 Oscars today – I’ve just seen at least 10. As I surfed around and ...more
Blog Promotion