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American Express Hires Bloggers to Blog about Richard Branson Speech
19th of October 2005 Darren Rowse 10

American Express Hires Bloggers to Blog about Richard Branson Speech

Dane from Business Opportunities Weblog has been presented with an interesting opportunity to make a few dollars from his blog by being paid by American Express to blog about a speech to be given by Richard Branson and to host a discussion afterward. Dane writes: ‘I’ve been hired, with two ...more
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T-Shirt Competition Debrief – Was it Successful?
31st of August 2005 Darren Rowse 12

T-Shirt Competition Debrief – Was it Successful?

Quite a few readers have asked how successful the T-Shirt competition has been. How many shirts have we sold? Is it worth it? I’m not going to go into specifics about which shirt sold how many or even what the total sales have been in the ProBlogger shop – but ...more
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Amazon Shorts
22nd of August 2005 Darren Rowse 10

Amazon Shorts

Has anyone ever tried using Amazon Shorts as a way to sell content? I’ve heard of a couple of people recently who have been using it but don’t know how they’ve gone. Could be interesting – let me know if you’ve given it a go.
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Subscription Base Revenue Stream for Blogs – PixelPass
20th of July 2005 Darren Rowse 11

Subscription Base Revenue Stream for Blogs – PixelPass

I just stumbled upon PixelPass – a method of adding an income stream to your blog where your readers pay a small monthly fee to subscribe to your content. Subscriptions are never more than $2 per month and allow readers to access your whole blog. I’m not sure that a ...more
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A Question about Selling Documents from Your Blog
12th of July 2005 Darren Rowse 23

A Question about Selling Documents from Your Blog

I have a question for readers who have experience with e-commerce. What is the simplest way to set up the ability to sell a document/file from a blog? For example if I were to have a file (pdf) that I wanted to sell to the readers of a blog for ...more
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Serial Blog Buyer on Valuing Blogs
9th of July 2005 Darren Rowse 2

Serial Blog Buyer on Valuing Blogs

Blogging Pro’s new owner (Jacob) has written a good post (in response to this one)on some of the factors that he, as a blog buyer, takes into consideration when valuing a blog to buy. Whilst current earnings is a factor for him he writes that Traffic levels are perhaps more ...more
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Syndicating Your Blog in Offline Media
6th of July 2005 Darren Rowse 7

Syndicating Your Blog in Offline Media

A journalist yesterday asked me if anyone had ever asked to syndicate any of my blogs in any other form of media (newspapers or magazines). I answered that I’ve had a few requests from online media outlets to syndicate some of what I write (which I have allowed in some ...more
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Blog Fund-raising
20th of June 2005 Darren Rowse 2

Blog Fund-raising

The following post has been kindly submitted by a reader of ProBlogger – Bruce Allen. I’ll let him introduce himself – but I asked him to share a little about how he brings an income to his blog Boston Sports Media – you see made a comment on my blog ...more
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How Much Would you Sell your Blog For?
15th of May 2005 Darren Rowse 10

How Much Would you Sell your Blog For?

Yesterday I reported that Bloglogic was up for sale – today I’m wondering how one would determine the worth or asking price of a blog (or network of them). How much would you sell your blog for? How would you determine it’s selling price? A few months ago I was ...more
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