CategoryBlogging Tools and Services
Comparing Blogger to WordPress
20th of March 2005 Darren Rowse 6

Comparing Blogger to WordPress

Balay ni Bambit has a great comparative analysis of Blogger vs WordPress for those of your who are still at the stage of choosing a back end client for your blogging. She ends up coming down on the side of WordPress (as I think most serious bloggers would – I ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
What Software do Pro Bloggers need?
19th of March 2005 Darren Rowse 5

What Software do Pro Bloggers need?

Migs Paraz asked me a question that I thought I’d open up for us all to have a go at answering. He writes: ‘I’m a software developer. What tools can I write to help probloggers to be more successful?’ So there’s a question for you. If you could have some ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
Switching from Movable Type to WordPress
15th of March 2005 Darren Rowse 1

Switching from Movable Type to WordPress

Jesse Ruderman has a great post on Switching from Movable Type to WordPress for those contemplating the switch. The article goes through some of the advantages and disadvantages of WordPress over Moveable type and talks you through some of the problems encountered in the move (along with some solutions and ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
Bloglines Problems
12th of March 2005 Darren Rowse 7

Bloglines Problems

Is anyone else having issues with Bloglines today? I logged on this morning only to find that I could not access it at all. I thought maybe they were having issues and waited an hour or two only to find it still timing out. Now 10 hours later I’m still ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
Customize Google News – to a Point
11th of March 2005 Darren Rowse

Customize Google News – to a Point

I welcome the new customizable Google News – but have to admit that I’m not as excited about it as I first was when I heard about it. The changes that they’ve made don’t really change the way I’ll use the service. It all seems a little cosmetic to me ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
What Google Never Told You about Making Money with Adsense – A Review
10th of March 2005 Darren Rowse 34

What Google Never Told You about Making Money with Adsense – A Review

A couple of days ago I interviewed Interviewed web entrepreneur Joel Comm who authored the e-book What Google Never Told You About Making Money with Adsense (affiliate link). Since that time I’ve had a number of emails from people asking for my opinion of the book as they are considering ...more
Adsense
ecto for Windows 1.5
7th of March 2005 Darren Rowse 5

ecto for Windows 1.5

For all you Windows users – can I suggest you check out the new version of ecto for Windows 1.5. I won’t rave on about ecto again because I have many times before – but I would highly recommend it. If its anywhere near as good as the Mac version ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
Mini Interview with MyBlogLog
5th of March 2005 Darren Rowse 3

Mini Interview with MyBlogLog

I’m still following the stats that MyBlogLog.com after signing up for it last night. I actually decided to send them an email to ask a few questions and thought I’d share their answers here as they are not addressed on their General Questions page. Eric from MyBlogLog emailed back the ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
MyBlogLog – Track your Outbound Links
4th of March 2005 Darren Rowse 8

MyBlogLog – Track your Outbound Links

I just signed up with the free service at MyBlogLog (affiliate link) which tracks where people go when they leave your blog. Well it tracks them to a point (its not quite stalking) in that it tracks which links your readers click that take them out of your blog. They ...more
Blogging Tools and Services