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How to Promote Yourself (and Your Blog) at a Conference
21st of March 2008 Darren Rowse 57

How to Promote Yourself (and Your Blog) at a Conference

Conferences can be a prime space for bloggers to recruit new readers. Last week at SXSWi it was fascinating to watch hundreds of bloggers attempt to standout from the crowd, network and develop fruitful relationships with others there. In this video I point out 5 of the better tips and ...more
Blog Promotion
4 Social Media Marketing Tips for Bloggers
22nd of February 2008 Darren Rowse 94

4 Social Media Marketing Tips for Bloggers

My good friend Aaron Brazell from Technosailor asked me if I’d record a short video for a presentation he was giving on the topic of Social Media. He asked me to speak about marketing with Social Media sites. I thought I’d publish the video here also. To summarize – I ...more
Social Media
Do You Call Yourself a Blogger?
7th of February 2008 Darren Rowse 172

Do You Call Yourself a Blogger?

This might sound like a strange question for someone behind a site called ProBlogger to be asking – but do use the word ‘blogger’ to describe what you do? In this post I want to explore some reasons why I’m using the term less.
Video Posts
ProBlogger HQ 2.0
11th of January 2008 Darren Rowse 121

ProBlogger HQ 2.0

A few weeks back I mentioned in passing that I’d show you my new office in a video. I never quite got around to that – so thought I’d show you today.
Video Posts
Sometimes Blogging is Like Watching Grass Grow
19th of December 2007 Darren Rowse 147

Sometimes Blogging is Like Watching Grass Grow

Click To Play As we continue to settle into our new house, a new routine and new surrounds in our suburb I’m being constantly inspired by the lessons I see around me and how they apply to blogging. In today’s video I want to talk about Grass (Turf that is…)
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
11 Ways to Spring Clean Your Blog
5th of December 2007 Darren Rowse 62

11 Ways to Spring Clean Your Blog

Click To Play Every few months I set aside a block of time to do a little ‘spring cleaning’ of my blog. In this video I share 10 11 areas that I’ve worked on when spring cleaning my blogs. They include (I’ve included links for each point where I’ve written ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
Using Images to Take Your Posts to a New Level
13th of November 2007 Darren Rowse 112

Using Images to Take Your Posts to a New Level

Click To Play With millions of blog posts being added to the web each day – bloggers need to consider more than just the content that they are posting and think about how they can design their posts to grab attention. One element of this post design is adding images ...more
Blog Design
It’s Movember – Please Sponsor Me
1st of November 2007 Darren Rowse 40

It’s Movember – Please Sponsor Me

Click To Play Today is 1 November which means that like thousands of other Men around the world I’m starting to participate in Movember (see my page on Movember here). Movember is an event that originally started out of Australia and New Zealand (but which has gone international this year) ...more
ProBlogger Site News
Are You Prepared for a Worst Case Blogging Scenario?
25th of October 2007 Darren Rowse 43

Are You Prepared for a Worst Case Blogging Scenario?

Click To Play Today I we had to postpone a family holiday due to our little guy being sick and I got thinking about ‘backup plans’ and being prepared for worst case scenarios.
Video Posts