Blog Wise Tip 3: Plan for Productivity
27th of February 2012 Georgina Laidlaw 23

Blog Wise Tip 3: Plan for Productivity

Given all the tasks that can crop up on a blogger’s to do list, it’s no surprise that many of us struggle with task planning and control. Even the big-name bloggers we interviewed for Blog Wise grappled with these issues. Having realized the negative impacts of stress on her productivity, ...more
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Blog Wise Tip 2: Know Your Motivations
26th of February 2012 Georgina Laidlaw 36

Blog Wise Tip 2: Know Your Motivations

Every blogger has different motivations, but the interviews we completed as we developed Blog Wise showed how important it is to know what your motivations actually are. The bloggers we spoke to listed a range of motivations. The first was community and audience. Darren told us he’s motivated when he ...more
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Blog Wise Tip 1: Diagnose Productivity Problems
25th of February 2012 Georgina Laidlaw 31

Blog Wise Tip 1: Diagnose Productivity Problems

Over the coming days, we’ll be presenting a series of pro blogging productivity tips that we’ve compiled using the advice of nine A-list bloggers we interviewed for Blog Wise, our new ebook on blogging productively. Today, let’s consider the question, “do you have a productivity problem?” In the blogosphere, it’s ...more
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24th of February 2012 Darren Rowse 72

Discover the Secrets of 9 Productive Bloggers: Blog Wise

79% of ProBlogger readers identify ‘finding time to blog’ as one of their biggest challenges. Last year I ran a survey among ProBlogger readers to identify what the biggest challenges that bloggers face are. A number of common themes emerged – one of the strongest can be summed up in ...more
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Blog Smarter: 9 Ways to Make Money from WordPress … Without Having a Blog
23rd of February 2012 Guest Blogger 21

Blog Smarter: 9 Ways to Make Money from WordPress … Without Having a Blog

This guest post is by Sean Platt of outstandingSETUP. The Internet is flooded with too many blogs. It probably doesn’t need yours. It’s not that you don’t have anything to say—you probably do. And it’s not that you couldn’t develop an audience, or eventually monetize that audience—you probably could. It’s ...more
Blogging for Dollars
Blog Smarter: Don’t Just End Up Trading Hours for Dollars
20th of February 2012 Guest Blogger 75

Blog Smarter: Don’t Just End Up Trading Hours for Dollars

This guest post is by Sunil of extramoneyblog.com. Many business owners leave or start their businesses thinking they can achieve more freedom only to find themselves toiling away in their businesses and thus having bought or created themselves another job. Blogging is no different for most bloggers. Many bloggers who ...more
Blogging for Dollars
Is Your Blog Doing Okay?
13th of February 2012 Darren Rowse 37

Is Your Blog Doing Okay?

Last week, I told the story of how I achieved my best month ever on DPS. While I used that post as a case study to present some ideas that I hoped you may be able to use on your own blogs, there’s a hidden hitch with that kind of ...more
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How to Set Up an Email Account that Uses Your Domain Name
13th of February 2012 Guest Blogger 35

How to Set Up an Email Account that Uses Your Domain Name

Click Here to Subscribe to ProBloggerPLUS for Free This guest post is written by Kashish Jain of gkbasic.. Most of the people who are new to web design and blogging don’t understand the capabilities that come free with their domain, so they don’t take advantage of them. How many times ...more
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Is Perfectionism Stalling Your Productivity?
10th of February 2012 Darren Rowse 49

Is Perfectionism Stalling Your Productivity?

We’ve all been there … You sit down to write a post. You get the opening line down, but half-way through the second sentence, you go back to tweak the first. A bit further on, you decide to chop up the paragraphs you’ve done so far and rearrange them … ...more
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