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3 blogger monetisation lessons from FB branded content policy
4th of May 2016 Laney Galligan 14

3 Blogger Monetisation Lessons from Facebook’s Branded Content Policy Update

So apparently the (Facebook blue) sky fell and then picked itself back up again, but not before everyone went completely bananas over yet another policy update. It doesn’t really matter what the policy update is this time (although we’ll get to that, and key lessons, soon). The more interesting thing ...more
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how to be a full time blogger
15th of April 2016 Darren Rowse 6

7 Tips to Help You on Your Way to Blogging Full Time

Recently a listener asked me about my journey into full time blogging, and I wanted to expand on my answers in a podcast episode, as it’s a question that gets raised a lot. Charlotte asked: “When did you make the transition from blogging being just a hobby to blogging as ...more
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12th of April 2016 Darren 3

Better Copywriting in Four Minutes For Better Sales

If you’ve got four minutes to spare today, I can help you nail your sales copy. I recently heard Ed Dale of The Challenge and MagCast speak at a conference on the topic, and I took pages and pages of notes – copywriting, marketing, and sales are the biggest things I’ve ...more
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Bridge Business
6th of April 2016 Guest Blogger 5

How to Create a Bridge Business That Will Take You From Now to Your Dream Job

This is a guest contribution from Bryanna Royal. You spend every day going to your 9 to 5 job, but you know there’s something more out there for you. Maybe it’s starting a travel blog, a lifestyle blog, a food blog. Whatever it may be, you know it isn’t the ...more
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3 Ways to Ruin Your Conversion Rate
1st of February 2016 Guest Blogger 2

3 Foolproof Ways to Ruin Your Conversion Rate

This is a guest contribution from Efrat Ravid. How well is your website converting? Do you even keep track? Do you know what’s working on your site and what really isn’t? Perhaps you have experienced a decrease in conversions, or maybe your conversion rate is not as high as you would ...more
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Get a Head Start on 2016 by Mapping Out your Promotional Calendar
21st of December 2015 Darren Rowse 1

Get a Head Start on 2016 by Mapping Out your Promotional Calendar

Today’s challenge for the #TodayNotSomeday series is something I do regularly at the end of every year, and that’s to map out my promotional marketing calendar for the following year. It’s one of those things that can easily get lost in the crush of the busy end-of-year time (and also ...more
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Have that thing you want to do someday? Do it today instead, and watch your blog and business grow!
2nd of December 2015 Darren Rowse

#TodayNotSomeday: Create a Product

Today kicks off the first episode of our 10-part podcast series about finally turning those “one day” dreams into today’s to-do list! As I mentioned on Monday, these topics are focused on the ones I know most of you have on your someday pile of tasks, so during the month ...more
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How Writing Sponsored Posts Changed the Way I Blog (and Why it Might Change You Too)
19th of November 2015 Guest Blogger 12

How Writing Sponsored Posts Changed the Way I Blog (and Why it Might Change You Too)

This is a guest contribution from Katie Moseman. In my first few months of writing my food blog, I ran across a lot of impassioned opinions about how publishing a sponsored post on your blog constituted “selling out.”  I didn’t immediately agree with that idea, but I hadn’t ever written ...more
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How to Make Money As a Blogger Through Affiliate Marketing
9th of October 2015 Darren Rowse 8

How to Make Money As a Blogger Through Affiliate Marketing

Thanks all for your feedback on our 50th episode of the ProBlogger podcast! I still can’t believe we finally made it. Onward with episode 51 and my tips on affiliate marketing as an income stream: This episode is sort of an introduction to what affiliate marketing is and how I ...more
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