Why Nobody Cares About Your Blog
22nd of November 2009 Darren Rowse 164

Why Nobody Cares About Your Blog

A Guest Post by David Risley Except yours, of course. ;) However, there are a lot of bloggers who feel this way. You write. You write some more. You don’t feel as if you’re getting the traction that you want. What’s going on? There is plenty to be said about ...more
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7 Ways to Keep Fresh Content Flowing On Your Blog
26th of February 2009 Darren Rowse 145

7 Ways to Keep Fresh Content Flowing On Your Blog

This is the third post in a series on taking your blog to the next level. Image by …rachel… “How do I keep posts flowing on my blog?” This is a question that most bloggers face at one point or another – particularly bloggers who have been blogging for 6-12 ...more
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How Do You Define ‘Great Content’?
12th of September 2008 Darren Rowse 99

How Do You Define ‘Great Content’?

Blogging advice articles all seems to include the matra – “create great content”. The theory goes that if you create great content people will come to your blog, link to it, pass it on to friends, bookmark it and your blog will grow. OK – we’ve heard the ‘write great ...more
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Is Writing Great Content Enough to Build a Successful Blog?
22nd of August 2008 Darren Rowse 115

Is Writing Great Content Enough to Build a Successful Blog?

At times you could be forgiven for thinking it is – if you read a lot of blogs on ‘how to blog’ that is. One of the first thing that most of us who write about blogging advise those starting out is to work on writing useful and unique content. ...more
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The Why and How on Repeating Content on Your Blog
19th of August 2008 Darren Rowse 40

The Why and How on Repeating Content on Your Blog

Many bloggers come to a point in their blogging after they’ve been at it for a sustained period of time where they need to make a decision about repeating content and posting on topics they’ve already covered. Here’s a recent question from a reader who wished to remain anonymous: “I ...more
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Linkbait, Passion, Fluff and Mixing it Up: Reflections on Content Development
7th of August 2008 Darren Rowse 34

Linkbait, Passion, Fluff and Mixing it Up: Reflections on Content Development

Today I want to tell you the story of a blogger whose problem that he was too good at getting on the front page of Digg. But first – I want to share a quote from Michael Gray who said something last week that hit the mark for me: “One ...more
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