CategoryMiscellaneous Blog Tips
Watch Your Weblog – Legal Issues with Blogging
2nd of November 2004 Darren Rowse

Watch Your Weblog – Legal Issues with Blogging

Computerworld has a good article on the legal issues that corporate bloggers face that is a must read for all Problogger. Here’s a taster: ‘As weblogs have multiplied, a number of legal issues have arisen, and regardless of whether your company sponsors its bloggers, it may be opening itself up ...more
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Web Usage Figures – Digital Future Report
3rd of October 2004 Darren Rowse

Web Usage Figures – Digital Future Report

Digital Future Report 2004 (PDF) is a very useful report for anyone working online. Its full of useful research including the following tidbits: – In the past year of the study numbers of those accessing the web in the US continued to rise (now around 75%). – The average US ...more
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Blogging for Beginners
1st of October 2004 Darren Rowse 2

Blogging for Beginners

I’ve been asked to submit a very short piece into a magazine with some basic tips for beginner bloggers which I thought I’d share here. They are not Rocket Science – pretty basic – but a good starting point for someone starting out in Blogging. – Keep it simple. Start ...more
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Submit your Blogging Tips
26th of September 2004 Darren Rowse 4

Submit your Blogging Tips

Whilst I’ve been blogging for close to two years now and am fortunate enough to earn a full time (ish) living from my blogging activities I by no means know everything there is to know about Blogging. Whilst I’ve written over 100 tips so far on this blog there are ...more
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Add Categories to your Blogger Blog
26th of September 2004 Darren Rowse 10

Add Categories to your Blogger Blog

With Movabletype and many other platforms categories enable a wonderful way of organizing your blog. Each post in this blog is allocated to a category (or more than one) which means readers only interested in one topic (Adsense for example) can easily find every article on the site focusing upon ...more
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Successful Blogging – Lessons Learned from an Olympic Experiment
23rd of September 2004 Darren Rowse 3

Successful Blogging – Lessons Learned from an Olympic Experiment

A few people have emailed and asked for more information about the Olympic Blog we’ve run. Phil asked – “what lessons did you learn about running a successful blog through the process.” I thought it might make an interesting Blog Tip post. 1. Think Ahead – The whole Olympic Blog ...more
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Everything you wanted to know but were afraid to ask about Blogging
23rd of September 2004 Darren Rowse 1

Everything you wanted to know but were afraid to ask about Blogging

Simon World has a good post titled Everything you wanted to know but were afraid to ask. Its got some great advice on blogging for anyone starting out….or continuing in blogging. Here is a couple of his tips: 4. Prepare for the reality that the rest of the world may ...more
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Blog Tips – Getting Comments
23rd of September 2004 Darren Rowse 7

Blog Tips – Getting Comments

What is your experience with Blog Comments? Do you use them? How do they enhance or hinder your blogging experience? How do you suggest bloggers starting out approach the issue? One of our citywide papers has a section on a Thursday dedicated to Media and Technology. One of the writers ...more
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Weblog Primer
23rd of September 2004 Darren Rowse 2

Weblog Primer

Franois from padawan.info has just written a great Weblog Primer. ‘Since I’ve sold the idea of weblogs within my company, I’ve been charged with the task to explain what are weblogs to people who haven’t heard of them yet. I wrote this primer as a starter. This is a work ...more
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