CategoryMiscellaneous Blog Tips
Building Blogging Relationships – Be a Good Guest
31st of May 2005 Darren Rowse 5

Building Blogging Relationships – Be a Good Guest

Connected to my last posts on the building blogging relationships series is the idea that sometimes the best place to build relationships with others is on ‘their’ turf. As I look at some of my most fruitful blogging relationships I notice that many of the best interactions that we have ...more
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Building Blogging Relationships – Availability and Accessibility
30th of May 2005 Darren Rowse 4

Building Blogging Relationships – Availability and Accessibility

Two weeks ago I started a series on Building Blogging Relationships with Blogging in Formation and a post on Attitude – this week I’m going to pick up and finish the series with a few more posts. I was talking with a friend a few weeks ago about relationships – ...more
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Choosing a Topic for your Adsense Blog
29th of May 2005 Darren Rowse 6

Choosing a Topic for your Adsense Blog

Do you remember Michael Buffington who back in Febuary started a grand experiment in blogging for dollars by starting the Asbestos Blog – a blog designed for the one intention of making money from a blog with a topic which is always touted as attracting high paying Adsense Ads? Stephen ...more
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How to Name Your Blog
27th of May 2005 Darren Rowse 10

How to Name Your Blog

I was just checking my News Aggregator and for some reason a month old post from Strange Brand came up titled Top Ten Tips for Corporate Naming. I have no idea why it took 6 weeks for it to appear in my aggregator but I’m glad it did because today ...more
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How to Be A More Productive Blogger
26th of May 2005 Darren Rowse 5

How to Be A More Productive Blogger

Keith Robinson has a great post on how to Be A More Productive Blogger. He lists 13 (unlucky for some) points that he has found helpful in successfully creating content. It’s a quality list which I think would be helpful for bloggers big and small. Whilst there isn’t heaps of ...more
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Frequent Short Posts – A Secret of A-List Bloggers Success
25th of May 2005 Darren Rowse 17

Frequent Short Posts – A Secret of A-List Bloggers Success

Tristan Louis at TNL.net does an interesting post today which analyses 5 top blogs (Boing Boing, InstaPundit, Daily Kos, Gizmodo and Engadget) and how frequent and long their posts are. ‘The data became clearer. On that particular day, the top five bloggers created an average of 30 entries, with each ...more
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Blogging about Products
24th of May 2005 Darren Rowse 6

Blogging about Products

Trevor Cook has an interesting post reflecting upon one of the most highly posts on his blog – a post about ‘Gmail Not Working’. ‘it leaves me wondering whether one of the best ways of boosting traffic is to write lots of stuff about products, good and bad.’ In a ...more
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Building Blogging Relationships – Attitude
22nd of May 2005 Darren Rowse 10

Building Blogging Relationships – Attitude

In my recent post on Blogging in Formation – Lessons from a Goose I promised to write some posts on how to build blogging relationships. This will be the first of numerous posts on the topic. Before I get straight into strategies about how to make contact with and build ...more
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Selecting a Niche Market for your Blog
22nd of May 2005 Darren Rowse 1

Selecting a Niche Market for your Blog

Computer Toaster has a helpful article on selecting a Niche Market for Ecommerce (update: the link is now dead so I’ve deleted it) which whilst not written for bloggers has some useful tips on how you might go through such a process of choosing a niche for your next blog. ...more
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