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Reading Roundup: What's new in blogging this week / ProBlogger.net
12th of December 2015 Stacey Roberts 2

Reading Roundup: What’s New in Blogging Lately?

I don’t know about you, but I’m getting excited about the end of the year. I love Christmas, and I love a new year with its promise of a fresh start and new beginnings! If you have started your end-of-2015 blog audit to help you find your focus for 2016, ...more
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How to Give Your Blog Design a Spring Clean
11th of December 2015 Darren Rowse 2

How to Give Your Blog Design a Spring Clean

In this next instalment of the #TodayNotSomeday series on the podcast, we’re moving away from creating email lists, optimising signups, and creating autoresponder mailouts, and focusing on the first thing people see when they come to your blog: the design. As you know, the series is working through challenges that ...more
Blog Design
How to Do an End of 2015 Blog Audit: everything to set you up for a year of successful blogging
10th of December 2015 Stacey Roberts 14

How to Do an End of 2015 Blog Audit: Take Stock of What You’ve Achieved and Where You’re Headed

Hey you there, the one with the blog. Put down that wrapping paper (keep the eggnog, you’ll need sustenance), it’s time for you to take a quick look back at the year that was on your site, even though we’re heading into the busiest season of the year. Why? Well, ...more
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Do it #TodayNotSomeday: Create an Autoresponder Series (and tips on how to rock it!)
9th of December 2015 Darren Rowse 2

Do it #TodayNotSomeday: Create an Autoresponder Series

Yes, it can seem like a lot of work on top of an already-overflowing to-do list, but creating an autoresponder series has huge potential to pay off for you in both the short and the long term. So this episode of the ProBlogger podcast is all about moving that “someday” plan ...more
Blog Promotion
Darren Rowse speaks at HubSpot's Inbound conference on the topic of "lucky" entrepreneurs and their 7 habits.
8th of December 2015 Darren Rowse 15

How to Be a Lucky Entrepreneur: Are You Developing These 7 Habits?

I was in the right place at the right time. It was November 2002, and I received an email from a friend that changed my life in ways I could never have imagined. Without receiving, reading, and taking action on that email, I would never have started blogging or built ...more
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How to Create an Opt-In Incentive to Increase your Email Subscriber Numbers // on ProBlogger.net
7th of December 2015 Darren Rowse 3

Create an Opt-In Incentive to Increase Your Email Subscriber Numbers

If you were listening to the previous ProBlogger podcast episode about my top tips for building your email subscriber list, you would have heard me talking about creating an opt-in as an incentive for people to sign up. In this next instalment of the #TodayNotSomeday podcast, I’m going to talk ...more
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Reading Roundup: What's new in blogging this week / ProBlogger.net
5th of December 2015 Stacey Roberts 2

Reading Roundup: What’s New in Blogging Lately?

Good morning! Welcome to your roundup of interesting titbits from around the web. Plenty to mull over here – tools, beta testing of our favourite social media sites, Google doing new Google things (who knew?!) and a cool script to help you tap into your blog audience’s personas. Enjoy! 5 ...more
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Top Tips to Boost Your Email List Subscribers Today - all secrets revealed on ProBlogger.net!
4th of December 2015 Darren Rowse 1

Top Tips to Boost Your Email List Subscribers Today

Welcome to the second episode of the #TodayNotSomeday podcast series, where today’s challenge is one I would prioritise above all others: getting people to subscribe to your email list. I started using email as a way to communicate with my readers back in 2007 when I started Digital Photography School ...more
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10 Ways to Prepare Your Holiday Blogging Schedule
4th of December 2015 Guest Blogger 3

10 Ways to Prepare Your Holiday Blogging Schedule

This is a guest contribution from Julia McCoy. For bloggers, “rest” and “time off” are not familiar words. The nature of blogging requires that bloggers be willing to dedicate themselves to it at all times, at all hours of the day, and at all points throughout the year. While this ...more
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