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13 Ways to Promote Your Next Blog Post
16th of September 2008 Darren Rowse 142

13 Ways to Promote Your Next Blog Post

You’re slaved over your post – crafting titles, opening lines, adding depth, designing the post to be eye catching and more – you select the perfect time for your post to go live and hit ‘publish’! It’s over – another post ‘released’ into the wild – there’s nothing more you ...more
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When to Publish Blog Posts – Timing Considerations
15th of September 2008 Darren Rowse 82

When to Publish Blog Posts – Timing Considerations

Over the last few weeks we’ve been looking at important times to pause in the writing and publishing of a post. Each of these stages in the development of a blog post can contribute to whether a post makes it big around the web or not. Today we’re considering the ...more
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16 Important but Potentially Distracting Blogging Tasks
8th of September 2008 Darren Rowse 105

16 Important but Potentially Distracting Blogging Tasks

Have you ever had one of those days where you set aside time to blog and while you spend the whole time that you put aside busily doing ‘stuff’ – you don’t end up actually writing anything? I had one of those days this last week. After what felt like ...more
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13 Ways to Add New Dimensions to Your Next Post
3rd of September 2008 Darren Rowse 54

13 Ways to Add New Dimensions to Your Next Post

What do you see when you look at this image? Image by Lord V OK – so it’s two flies right? Yes it is…. but look a little harder. Have you ever used one of those crazy eye cross eye 3D multidimensional pictures? This is one of them. Relax, cross ...more
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Calls to Action – 12 Tips To SNAP Readers Out of Passivity
29th of August 2008 Darren Rowse 78

Calls to Action – 12 Tips To SNAP Readers Out of Passivity

The vast majority of visitors to your blog are paralyzed by passivity. They never comment, they don’t vote in polls, they won’t subscribe to your feed or newsletters, they won’t buy the affiliate products that you recommend, they won’t email a friend about your blog, they won’t vote for you ...more
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Does Your Next Blog Post Matter?
27th of August 2008 Darren Rowse 49

Does Your Next Blog Post Matter?

If your next blog post doesn’t matter – don’t publish it until it does. In our series on How to Craft a Blog Post we’ve been talking about ‘points to pause’ while writing a blog post. So far we’ve looked at choosing a topic, titles and opening lines and today ...more
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Is Writing Great Content Enough to Build a Successful Blog?
22nd of August 2008 Darren Rowse 115

Is Writing Great Content Enough to Build a Successful Blog?

At times you could be forgiven for thinking it is – if you read a lot of blogs on ‘how to blog’ that is. One of the first thing that most of us who write about blogging advise those starting out is to work on writing useful and unique content. ...more
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24 Things to do When Stuck for a Topic to Blog About
8th of August 2008 Darren Rowse 87

24 Things to do When Stuck for a Topic to Blog About

Stuck for something to write about on your blog? Here are a few suggestions of things that might help get the creative juices flowing. 1. Use Mind Mapping I’ve previously talked about how Mind Mapping can be used to generate hundreds of ideas for blog posts. It can be used ...more
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BlogMastermind Launches
29th of July 2008 Darren Rowse 45

BlogMastermind Launches

As this post goes live the doors at the BlogMastermind blog mentoring program are opening again for the first time in many months. When he first launched BlogMastermind I was really impressed by what Yaro had put together. He didn’t just rely upon the fact that he earns a six ...more
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