CategoryVideo Posts
Using AideRSS to Help Identify Hot Topics to Cover On Your Blog
15th of August 2008 Darren Rowse 58

Using AideRSS to Help Identify Hot Topics to Cover On Your Blog

View the full sized version of this video at Blip, YouTube or Viddler (you’ll probably want to to see the text of what I’m talking about). Yesterday I wrote about how to choose a topic to write about for blog posts and today in this video post I want to ...more
Video Posts
How to Make Your Blog More Personal
25th of July 2008 Darren Rowse 123

How to Make Your Blog More Personal

It has been a while since my last video and in this one I’ll show you the reason why – my son Henri who arrived just a few weeks ago has been taking a lot of my attention of late. In this video I want to talk about adding a ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
The Power of Commenting On Other Blogs [VIDEO]
5th of June 2008 Darren Rowse 241

The Power of Commenting On Other Blogs [VIDEO]

You’ve probably heard the age old ‘how to find readers for your blog’ advice that goes: “Leave Comments on Other Blogs” It was one of the first tips that I was given on how to find new readers for my blog five years ago and it’s one of the first ...more
Video Posts
ProBlogger on the News
28th of May 2008 Darren Rowse 63

ProBlogger on the News

As mentioned in my last post – today saw Karen, Neerav and myself featured in an Aussie national news story on channel TEN. Many international readers have asked to see the story so Neerav has posted it on Google Video for you. If you’d like to see the full sized ...more
Video Posts
2 Things that Are NOT Changing about the Web and How People Are Using It [VIDEO]
22nd of May 2008 Darren Rowse 39

2 Things that Are NOT Changing about the Web and How People Are Using It [VIDEO]

In last week’s video I examined 5 Emerging Trends in blogging. A few readers emailed to say that while they agreed with the trends I had identified that they felt a little overwhelmed by them and not equipped to embrace the trends on their own blogs. They were concerned that ...more
Video Posts
5 Emerging Trends in Blogging
16th of May 2008 Darren Rowse 65

5 Emerging Trends in Blogging

Over in the question widget on my sidebar I was asked to comment on the future of blogging and where I see it heading. In this video post I explore 5 trends that have been emerging (and that I think we’ll see continue to grow) including: Multiple Author Blogs Multi-Topic ...more
Video Posts
My Blog Posting Workflow
24th of April 2008 Darren Rowse 75

My Blog Posting Workflow

You get an idea for a post – it might start out as just a few words, a title, a point or two – but how do you take the idea and mould it into a full post? In he above video (see a full sized version of it here) ...more
Video Posts
Why I Love Twitter
18th of April 2008 Darren Rowse 62

Why I Love Twitter

Two days ago I asked my followers on Twitter why they loved Twitter. There were over 100 responses within 2 hours and some of them were really good – I wasn’t sure what to do with them all but just yesterday I’d seen a video with a whole lot of ...more
Social Media
How to Come Up with Topics to Write About On Your Blog
2nd of April 2008 Darren Rowse 72

How to Come Up with Topics to Write About On Your Blog

In today’s video post I want to show you a technique that can help those of us struggling to come up with ideas to post about on our blogs to discover post ideas that are relevant to what our readers are looking for information on. In the few minutes that ...more
Video Posts