Tell us about Your Blog in 140 Characters or Less
25th of October 2008 Darren Rowse 1423

Tell us about Your Blog in 140 Characters or Less

Update – 48 hours has expired and I’ve now closed this experiment. OK – here’s a little experiment for us to participate in this weekend. Below I’d like you to ‘pitch’ us on why we should read your blog. Read on to find out how. I get asked these two ...more
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How to Drastically Increase Subscriber Numbers to Your Email Newsletter
23rd of October 2008 Darren Rowse 129

How to Drastically Increase Subscriber Numbers to Your Email Newsletter

Two weeks ago I was seeing 40 new email subscribers per day to my photography blog email newsletter. This week I’ve been averaging over 350 new subscribers a day. In this post I’ll share the story of how I did it. In this months ProBlogger Newsletter I gave subscribers some ...more
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How to Get Blogs to Link to Your Posts
21st of October 2008 Darren Rowse 45

How to Get Blogs to Link to Your Posts

Getting other blogs to link to your blog posts is not easy to do – particularly when you are starting out. Taking a ‘write quality content and they will link up’ approach can work once you have a readership (although even then it’s not that easy) but what if your ...more
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How to Use Forums To Drive Hundreds of Thousand of Readers to Your Blog
20th of October 2008 Darren Rowse 77

How to Use Forums To Drive Hundreds of Thousand of Readers to Your Blog

This short post on using forums to drive traffic to blogs was submitted by an anonymous ProBlogger reader. My blog is visited by hundreds of thousands of visitors a month and other peoples forums are the number 1 source of this traffic. Darren has asked me if I’d share how ...more
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How To Get Free Books To Give Away On Your Blog
6th of October 2008 Darren Rowse 68

How To Get Free Books To Give Away On Your Blog

One of the most successful ways to bring in new subscribers to your blog is to give away a bonus when people sign up. In this post Brian Armstrong from StartBreakingFree.com shares some tips on getting free books to give away on your blog. If you’re like most people, you ...more
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How to Get Featured on the New York Times, CNN, CNET and Newsweek
5th of October 2008 Darren Rowse 66

How to Get Featured on the New York Times, CNN, CNET and Newsweek

In this post Kim Roach from BuzzBlogger shares three techniques for getting featured on mainstream media news sites. Did you know that you can get your site featured on major news sites like CNN, CNET, Newsweek, USA Today, and even the Wall Street Journal. It’s one of the best kept ...more
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The Truth About Creating a High-traffic Blog
24th of September 2008 Skellie 98

The Truth About Creating a High-traffic Blog

Skellie wrote this post. For more, you can follow her on Twitter. Did you know that some blogs receive over one million visitors each month? Have you ever wondered how they do it? This kind of traffic isn’t easy to attain, but the pay-off for a high traffic blog with ...more
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How to Grow a Young Blog With StumbleUpon
20th of September 2008 Skellie 97

How to Grow a Young Blog With StumbleUpon

Skellie wrote this post. She writes plenty more advanced blogging tips and strategies at Skelliewag.org. You can also get to know Skellie on Twitter. It’s ironic that arguably the biggest challenges for a blogger come when they are least experienced–when their blog is just a few weeks or months old. ...more
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13 Ways to Promote Your Next Blog Post
16th of September 2008 Darren Rowse 142

13 Ways to Promote Your Next Blog Post

You’re slaved over your post – crafting titles, opening lines, adding depth, designing the post to be eye catching and more – you select the perfect time for your post to go live and hit ‘publish’! It’s over – another post ‘released’ into the wild – there’s nothing more you ...more
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