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Entrepreneurial Blog Consultant for Hire
18th of February 2005 Darren Rowse

Entrepreneurial Blog Consultant for Hire

Update: Due to a very high level of demand and other projects – I’m currently not taking on new consulting clients. Please feel free to ask after reading what I offer below – but please don’t be offended if I’m unable to take on your work at this point. I’m ...more
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NY Times Buys into Blogging
18th of February 2005 Darren Rowse 4

NY Times Buys into Blogging

The New York Times now own the largest blog network in the world. They have just agreed to pay $410 million for About.com from Primedia Inc. in an all cash deal. Primedia bought About.com in October of 2000 for $690 million in stock but had trouble in capitalizing upon the ...more
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2005 Business Blogging Awards Results
16th of February 2005 Darren Rowse 2

2005 Business Blogging Awards Results

Congratulations to Security Awareness for Ma, Pa and the Corporate Clueless who have unofficially taken out the Best Overall Business Blog at the 2005 Business Blogging Awards (they are still tabulating the votes but the result is pretty clear). Thank you to all who have voted for ProBlogger your votes ...more
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Blog Hangover
15th of February 2005 Darren Rowse 3

Blog Hangover

Have you ever woken up with a blog hangover? This morning I did after staying up til the wee hours of the morning blogging on a couple of my blogs where there are US trade shows underway on the topics. In the past 20 hours there have been 27 new ...more
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My Readers my Valentines
14th of February 2005 Darren Rowse

My Readers my Valentines

Well my wonderful readers – its Valentines day here in Australia today and I’d like to take this opportunity to tell you of my undying love for you all (ok – it might not be love – but I do appreciate your support and hope you’ve enjoyed our time together ...more
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Contextless Problogger Links
13th of February 2005 Darren Rowse

Contextless Problogger Links

Some more weekend ProBlogging links without context: – Adsense Blogger Movie – Using Adsense with Blogger (movie – 16.7MB) – Six Apart May Be Acquisition Target – The Secret To High Traffic – Real Benefits of Blogs – FeedDemon v 1.5 RSS Reader Reviewed – Adsense inline – WordPress Plug ...more
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A Question of Fonts
13th of February 2005 Darren Rowse 6

A Question of Fonts

Today I had an email from a reader who suggested that the font of my new design might be a little hard to read – especially in large slabs of text. What do you think? I’m taking an informal poll in comments below. I want to make reading this blog ...more
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About.com For Sale
11th of February 2005 Darren Rowse 3

About.com For Sale

Internet news reports on a NYT announcement that megablog, About.com, is for sale. The asking price is anything between $350-$500 million. Key bidders could include Google, Yahoo, AOL and Ask Jeeves. ‘About.com, the eight-year-old guide to the Web, is up for sale, according to the New York Times, with bids ...more
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ProBlogger Changes
7th of February 2005 Darren Rowse 3

ProBlogger Changes

Thank you to all the well wishers who have stopped by in the past 24 hours to check out the new home of ProBlogger. Many thanks to those of you who have already changed your links to our new URL and RSS feed. I was expecting to loose a certain ...more
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