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Characteristics of Traffic Generating Posts
2nd of December 2008 Darren Rowse 40

Characteristics of Traffic Generating Posts

When I set TwiTip up look after itself over the weekend (I set up a few posts to go live at specific times) I wasn’t expecting it to be a huge weekend of traffic. The posts were good – but there were less than during the week and past history ...more
Blog Promotion
Search, Social and Direct Traffic – [TRAFFIC ANALYSIS]
18th of November 2008 Darren Rowse 71

Search, Social and Direct Traffic – [TRAFFIC ANALYSIS]

This morning I spent a little time doing some analysis (using Google Analytics) of the traffic coming into my main blog – Digital Photography School. My analysis was stimulated by a question from a reader who in response to last week’s two posts examining the place of Digg and Social ...more
Blog Promotion
The First Week of My New Blog
11th of November 2008 Darren Rowse 70

The First Week of My New Blog

1 week ago today I launched a new blog called TwiTip here on ProBlogger. In that launch post I documented some of the setup process that I’d already gone though (hosting, design, content, promotion etc). In a subsequent post I also outlined 10 WordPress plugins that I’d installed. It has ...more
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Watch Me Launch My New Blog – TwiTip
4th of November 2008 Darren Rowse 96

Watch Me Launch My New Blog – TwiTip

Yesterday on Twitter I ‘soft launched’ a new blog – TwiTip. The idea for the blog has been ‘brewing’ in my mind for almost as long as I’ve been experimenting with Twitter but I never had the time to dedicate to starting it up. Late last week I realized that ...more
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10 Innovative Blog Business Models
22nd of September 2008 Skellie 42

10 Innovative Blog Business Models

Skellie wrote this post. For more advanced blogging tips and strategies, visit her blog, Skelliewag. When people think about making money with a blog, they tend to think about things like AdSense and affiliate links. You write good content, people come to your blog, people click on links, and you ...more
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ProBlogger Reader Blog Review: Win a Tomtom GPS Unit
9th of September 2008 Darren Rowse 51

ProBlogger Reader Blog Review: Win a Tomtom GPS Unit

This week I’d like to run a ‘reader review’ competition here on ProBlogger. Chitika kindly emailed me last week to ask if I’d be interested in doing a giveaway with them and so instead of just running a ‘comment to enter’ competition we thought we’d do something that gave everyone ...more
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Million Dollar Blogger Interviewed
25th of July 2008 Darren Rowse 35

Million Dollar Blogger Interviewed

Yaro Starak has just published an audio interview with one of his former students (and now a coach) from BlogMastermind Alborz Fallah. Alborz is behind a car blog here in Australia – a blog that has enabled him to grow his blog to a point where it’s been valued at ...more
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The Top 5 Recommendations for Vista Rewired
17th of March 2008 Skellie 7

The Top 5 Recommendations for Vista Rewired

It’s time to summarize over 40 reviews of Vista Rewired as part of our ProBlogger community consultation. Before we begin, congratulations must first go to our three winners! First-place reviewer Troy has won our 1,700 visitor prize, plus a one-month featured link at Vista Rewired. Second-place reviewer Jacob Share has ...more
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Want to Win 1,700 Visitors? Review Vista Rewired
11th of March 2008 Skellie 47

Want to Win 1,700 Visitors? Review Vista Rewired

This week’s community consultation of Vista Rewired gives you the chance to win something very good for your blog: 1,700 visitors! Leave a helpful review with some non-intuitive tips in your comment and you could win a stampede of 1,700 StumbleUpon users to your favorite post. If your content is ...more
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