CategoryMiscellaneous Blog Tips
Fund Your Love of Blogging
12th of December 2005 Darren Rowse 6

Fund Your Love of Blogging

The next post in the b5media 12 days of Christmas series is from Nikki, one of our newer bloggers who has joined b5 as a result of our merger with the About Weblogs network. Her blog is on fashion accessories and is one of the AW blogs that we’re still ...more
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It’s all about the lifestyle
11th of December 2005 Darren Rowse 11

It’s all about the lifestyle

The next post in the b5media 12 days of Christmas is from one of the first bloggers to join b5 – Jayvee Fernandez who is one of our tech bloggers. He’s also one of numerous b5 bloggers from the Philippines. I’ll allow him to share more… I’m Jayvee Fernandez, editor ...more
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Ethics for Science and Health Bloggers
10th of December 2005 Darren Rowse 35

Ethics for Science and Health Bloggers

Our Second post in the b5media 12 Days of Christmas series is by Hsien-Hsien Lei. I’ll let her introduce herself and tell us about the topic of
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Blogging for Money and Tax
8th of December 2005 Darren Rowse 19

Blogging for Money and Tax

There’s a useful post by Bill over at BaseBlogging about Accounting for Bloggers where Bill interviews an accountant, Brian Borawski from Tigerblog, about tax implications and financial structures for bloggers. It’s probably more useful for US bloggers but might give those of us from other countries a few hints at ...more
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Blogging Rhythms – Clearing the Inbox
8th of December 2005 Darren Rowse 29

Blogging Rhythms – Clearing the Inbox

Every morning when I get up there is a all manner of things waiting for me in my inbox. This morning there were 251 emails (it was about 6 hours between checking them – this number doesn’t include the 200+ emails that came in telling me about deleted comment spam). ...more
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Ten Rules for Profitable Blog Startups
2nd of December 2005 Darren Rowse 23

Ten Rules for Profitable Blog Startups

Evan Williams from Pyra Labs had an interesting post a few days back titled Ten Rules for Web Startups which has some interesting points – some of which might well by relevant to bloggers in start up mode. The bold points are Evan’s – the rest is my attempt to ...more
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New Perspectives inspire Fresh Content
29th of November 2005 Darren Rowse 4

New Perspectives inspire Fresh Content

Shawn emailed me to tell me about a post he’s written Bloggers Block where he simply moves his desk and finds that it gives him a fresh perspective.
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Preparing your Blog for the Silly Season
26th of November 2005 Darren Rowse 11

Preparing your Blog for the Silly Season

Duncan has a good post unpacking the Blogging silly season a little. The ‘silly season’ traditionally starts the day of US Thanksgiving and extends into the first few weeks of January. It’s silly because traffic levels can vary incredibly. Every blog has it’s own pattern (depending largely upon it’s topic ...more
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What to Do when Your Google Traffic Disappears
15th of November 2005 Darren Rowse 28

What to Do when Your Google Traffic Disappears

I’ve had emails from a number of ProBlogger readers in the past week who have each told me that at some point in the last month they’ve seen drastic falls in their Google SERPs and as a result their referral traffic from Google. In each case their page rank has ...more
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