CategoryMiscellaneous Blog Tips
Are Explicit Copyright Notices Necessary for Weblogs and Web Pages?
9th of January 2005 Darren Rowse 1

Are Explicit Copyright Notices Necessary for Weblogs and Web Pages?

Dave Taylor answers the question “Are Explicit Copyright Notices Necessary for Weblogs and Web Pages?” and writes: ‘This means that you do not need to have an explicit copyright notice for you to have a legally enforceable copyright, as long as your name appears on the work as an author. ...more
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Using your Visitor referrer logs
6th of January 2005 Darren Rowse

Using your Visitor referrer logs

Wayne posts a useful tip on using your Visitor referrer logs in your statistics package over at Search Engine News Journal. ‘Visitor referrer logs are valuable records to examine, from time to time. In my case, and probably yours too, the visitor logs get more than one peek a day. ...more
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26 Steps to 15,000 visitors a day
5th of January 2005 Darren Rowse 6

26 Steps to 15,000 visitors a day

Jon from Flamin Tiki has a great common sense article filled with useful tips on building up your blog titled 26 Steps to 15,000 visitors a day. I would second everything he writes – although would want to qualify that the 15,000 visitors per day promise depends a little o ...more
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Moveable Type announce Upgrade to combat Comment Spam
22nd of December 2004 Darren Rowse 1

Moveable Type announce Upgrade to combat Comment Spam

Six Apart have just announced the release of Movable Type 3.14 which they have developed to fix ‘the issue of extreme loads witnessed on servers under the strain of a massive spam attack. Its a free upgrade for all MT3 users.
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What to do When Someone Steals Your Blog’s Content – Blog Plagiarism
21st of December 2004 Darren Rowse 31

What to do When Someone Steals Your Blog’s Content – Blog Plagiarism

What do you do when a site blatantly steals your blog’s content? This is a growing problem for bloggers but thanks to tools like CopyScape its not hard to find them. The challenge comes when you want to do something about it. A few days back I found a site ...more
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How To Post Photos to Blogger
20th of December 2004 Darren Rowse 2

How To Post Photos to Blogger

One of the main complaints I hear from Blogger users about their blogging platform is the difficulty that they have in posting pictures to their blog. Photos, diagrams, graphs and other visuals can really lift a blog post so this can be a real limiting factor to using Blogger. So ...more
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Making a Meal of Your Blog
13th of December 2004 Darren Rowse

Making a Meal of Your Blog

The Washington Post has a basic article on how to blog. One of their sections is on posting regularly with a quote from Biz Stone: ‘When a blogger adds new material, it’s called a post. And good blogging demands frequent posting. Biz Stone, 30, Blogger senior specialist at Google (www.bizstone.com), ...more
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How to Grow Your Blogging Income
3rd of December 2004 Darren Rowse 1

How to Grow Your Blogging Income

Dan Harper asked in the comments of my post on No Money in Blogging? for more comment on the ‘growth factor’ of blogging. He asks: ‘How long would a new blogger see slow growth for? What do you think that factors are here, any advice on speeding the growth up?’ ...more
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What Every Blogger Needs To Know About Their Target Audience
30th of November 2004 Darren Rowse

What Every Blogger Needs To Know About Their Target Audience

John Taylor writes on the topic of keeping your reader in mind as you blog…. It doesn’t matter what kind of web site you have you must understand your target audience and know what it is that they want. Please notice that I used the word want and not the ...more
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