CategoryWriting Content
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
5 Ways to Get the Opinion of Others and Add Dimensions to Your Blog
28th of March 2008 Darren Rowse 44

5 Ways to Get the Opinion of Others and Add Dimensions to Your Blog

One way to add depth to the posts that you write on your blog is to include the opinions of others on the topics that you’re exploring. The way that I see it is that when I write a post with just my own thoughts in it it can end ...more
Featured Posts
How to have a Constant Stream of Blogging Ideas
18th of March 2008 Darren Rowse 48

How to have a Constant Stream of Blogging Ideas

This post on generating blogging ideas was contributed by Graham Jones from grahamjones.co.uk. Most bloggers give up after a short while; even though there are millions of blogs online, few are updated regularly and most have been abandoned. The difference between success and failure in blogging is often down to ...more
Writing Content
How to Grow Your Blog with Viral Copy
16th of March 2008 Darren Rowse 48

How to Grow Your Blog with Viral Copy

This week I’ve been exploring five strategies that I’d employ to promote my blog if I were starting all over again. I said earlier in the series that I’m assuming ‘great content’ is being added to the hypothetical new blog that we’re promoting. However when it comes to blogging not ...more
Blog Promotion
Supercharge Your Content With Voice
13th of March 2008 Darren Rowse 28

Supercharge Your Content With Voice

The following post on finding your blogging voice was submitted by Lance from Honey and Lance. We all know that content is king, and we’re also aware (sometimes painfully) that the vast majority of bloggers come from non-writing backgrounds. This means we come across a lot of bad writing. Grammar, ...more
Writing Content
5 Killer Ways to Improve your Writing Right Now
1st of March 2008 Darren Rowse 72

5 Killer Ways to Improve your Writing Right Now

Improve Your Blog Writing with this post written by Rob Siders from 52 Novels. One of the hallmarks of producing great content for your blog is writing it so it sounds natural, the way it would if we were chatting with each other over a coffee. I know. I’m not ...more
Featured Posts
Can Poor Writing Skills Overshadow Good Content?
26th of February 2008 Daniel Scocco 56

Can Poor Writing Skills Overshadow Good Content?

In this post Daniel Scocco answers to another question from the Problogger Question Box. Vivienne asks: Can poor writing skills overshadow good content? Considering that I am not a native English speaker, I wish that the answer to this question was “no.” Unfortunately the opposite seems to be true; poor ...more
Writing Content
Delicious Popular Page Posts Analyzed
19th of February 2008 Darren Rowse 34

Delicious Popular Page Posts Analyzed

Today I spent a little time looking at the popular page on delicious. Here’s a few of my scribbled notes looking at the headings (click to enlarge a little). I find doing this type of analysis quite inspiring as I think about the type of posts and construction of titles ...more
Social Media
Using Examples to Give your Posts Depth
15th of February 2008 Darren Rowse 28

Using Examples to Give your Posts Depth

Late last year I began the process of hiring a handful of writers to help create new content for Digital Photography School (I wrote a little about it here). I ended up taking on 6 new writers on a trial basis to write one post each per week. It’s been ...more
Writing Content