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Kiddley Blogs – Blog Case Study
7th of November 2006 Darren Rowse 6

Kiddley Blogs – Blog Case Study

One of my favorite bloggers in my early years of blogging was Loobylu – an award winning blog written by a fellow Melbournian Claire Robertson. Claire is an illustrator and toy maker and has been featured for her illustration work and blogging in many places over the last five years. ...more
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How I’d Optimize PerezHilton for Advertising – Case Study
26th of July 2006 Darren Rowse 17

How I’d Optimize PerezHilton for Advertising – Case Study

A few days back the Blogging Times reported that celebrity blog PerezHilton reached 1 million readers in a day this month. That’s some serious traffic and would be a pretty amazing blog to monetize. Mario Lavandeira is the blogger behind PerezHilton and by the looks of things his income streams ...more
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Baptist Minister Interviews Adult Webmaster about Blogging….
1st of July 2006 Darren Rowse 19

Baptist Minister Interviews Adult Webmaster about Blogging….

One of the aspects of blogging that I love is that it opens up opportunities to connect with people of all walks of life, interests, backgrounds and experiences. In the last year and a half of blogging here at ProBlogger I’ve come into contact with a lot of readers – ...more
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Experimenting with Flickr Groups
19th of June 2006 Darren Rowse 10

Experimenting with Flickr Groups

Just a quick update on the latest experiment that I’ve been doing at my Digital Photography School blog. A couple of weeks ago I had a few emails from readers who started to make suggestions about how they’d like to share their photos, work on group projects and meet other ...more
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My Digital Photography School Goals
8th of June 2006 Darren Rowse 15

My Digital Photography School Goals

Since I’ve set the topic for this week’s group writing project I thought I’d better submit an entry myself on Blogging Goals. It’s a fairly wide topic, especially if I was to tackle it on a macro level thinking across all of my blogs, so I’ll just focus on one ...more
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Digital Photography School Progress Report
9th of May 2006 Darren Rowse 14

Digital Photography School Progress Report

It’s been just over a couple of weeks now since I launched my last blogging experiment (Digital Photography School) and as I said in my vidcast last week I want to periodically report on how it’s going and what I’ve been working on as I go along. It’s early days ...more
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$10,000 per Day – Interview
4th of May 2006 Darren Rowse 23

$10,000 per Day – Interview

A couple of months ago I wrote a post titled Do Ugly Blogs Convert Better? which was based upon the revelation that a Canadian dating site by the name of ‘Plenty of Fish‘ was reportedly earning more than $10,000 a day via AdSense and affiliate programs. $10,000 a day – ...more
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Optimizing PBS’s AdSense Ads
2nd of May 2006 Darren Rowse 13

Optimizing PBS’s AdSense Ads

Paid Content had an interesting piece last week on a move by PBS to start running AdSense ads on 2% of the the pages on their site. It caused a bit of a stir in some circles about whether it was within their charter to run ads on their site ...more
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Lessons from a Celebrity Blogger
27th of April 2006 Darren Rowse 18

Lessons from a Celebrity Blogger

The following blog case study was submitted by Derek – a celebrity blogger. In it he reflects upon 7 lessons he’s learned in building his blog from 50 to 1500 uniques per day since March. Derek Hail – stealing celebrity dignity and fame was launched on March 13th of 2006. ...more
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