CategoryBlogging Tools and Services
Betting on Tools that Power Blogs
12th of November 2004 Darren Rowse

Betting on Tools that Power Blogs

BusinessWeek has an interesting article that talks about another option for making money from blogs – through the infrastructure that makes blogs possible. They write – ‘While Web log entreprenuers search for a viable business model, venture capitalists are backing companies that make it all possible Ask David Sifry when ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
TypePad Blogs to get Contextual Advertising
10th of November 2004 Darren Rowse

TypePad Blogs to get Contextual Advertising

Kanoodle and Six Apart (makers of Typepad and Moveable Type blogging systems) are partnering together to offer Typepad bloggers the opportunity to run contextual ads to their site – and thereby add a revenue stream to their blogs. This is similar to what Blogger blogs can do with Adsense – ...more
Advertising
Blogging Resources – Inc.com
12th of October 2004 Darren Rowse

Blogging Resources – Inc.com

Inc.com has a good list of blogging links including blogging tools and ‘how to’ guides.
Blogging Tools and Services
URL info – Analyze and Improve your Blog
11th of October 2004 Darren Rowse

URL info – Analyze and Improve your Blog

URL info is one of the most useful tools for probloggers that I’ve recently stumbled upon. It may not look overly sexy when you first surf into it but this simple page has 107 useful tools for you to analyze and improve your site. They describe it as follows: URLinfo ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
Gawker Targets Males with New Blogs
5th of October 2004 Darren Rowse

Gawker Targets Males with New Blogs

ProBlogger Nick Denton from Gawker has just announced three new blogs: – Jalopnik a blog about Cars – Kotaku a blog about Video Games – Screehead a blog about “funny shit.” The blogs unashamedly are targeting a young male readership – a smart strategic move from Gawker who has obviously ...more
Blog News
CopyScape – Keeping  your Content Secure from Plagiarists
4th of October 2004 Darren Rowse 5

CopyScape – Keeping your Content Secure from Plagiarists

CopySafe is an internet infringement Protection tool that helps you to find out of people are stealing your blog’s content. I’ve accidentally stumbled upon a number of sites recently that have copied and pasted articles that I’d written word for word (and link for link) from one of my blogs ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
GreyMatter Blog Publishing Platform Review
26th of September 2004 Darren Rowse

GreyMatter Blog Publishing Platform Review

Business Blog Consulting has a good review of the Grey Matter Blog Publishing platform that is really worth a read if you’re thinking through which is the best blogging platform for you. Rick describes Grey Matter in this way: “It’s a server-side, PERL-based platform, like Movable Type, which means, among ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
Nokia pioneers cellphone blogging
24th of September 2004 Darren Rowse 1

Nokia pioneers cellphone blogging

Tools like those Nokia and Six Apart are developing for moblogging will be very useful for pro-bloggers in the future. The technology is constantly improving to allow updating your blog from virtually anywhere. ‘E-mails and text messages are passe, if you talk to Nokia’s director of multimedia applications Christian Lindholm. ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
Beginners Guide to Moveable Typle
23rd of September 2004 Darren Rowse 2

Beginners Guide to Moveable Typle

Creating a blog with Moveable Type – A beginners guide is one of the best MT tutorials I’ve ever seen. Seriously – it is so simply set out that even I can understand it. PART I – Introduction – About Movable Type – About blogs – Blog components – Getting ...more
Blogging Tools and Services