Darren Rowse
The 2005 Business Blogging Awards
1st of January 2005 Darren Rowse

The 2005 Business Blogging Awards

Jeremy and Darren over at Inside Blogging have decided to hold the very first ‘Business Blogging Awards‘ which is already causing some excitement on a number of business blogs that I saw on my rounds today. They are accepting nominations here until January 24 at which time a panel will ...more
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Favorite Pro Blogging Resources of 2004
31st of December 2004 Darren Rowse 6

Favorite Pro Blogging Resources of 2004

Well it is New Years Eve here in Australia and I’ve been holed up in bed for the last few days with the flu. All I’ve really been able to do is a few short bursts of blogging and a lot of thinking about life, the past year and what ...more
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Message Cast – Live Message Alerts
31st of December 2004 Darren Rowse

Message Cast – Live Message Alerts

I’m testing Live Message Alerts on this blog at the moment which enables you the reader to receive an alert every time I post new content. You can choose to be alerted either on you msn messenger, via email and/or to your mobile device. You have to have an MSN ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
10 Emerging Trends for Bloggers to Watch in 2005
31st of December 2004 Darren Rowse

10 Emerging Trends for Bloggers to Watch in 2005

The Scotsman has one of the more useful predictions for 2005 lists that I’ve read over the past week or so. They write about the 10 trends that will shape 2005. I think its a worthwhile list for enterprising bloggers to consider – it might just give you a hint ...more
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About.com – Megablog
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About.com – Megablog

What is the biggest pro blogging operation that you can think of? If you believed the press it would probably either be Gawker or Weblogs Inc. They certainly know how to get press coverage. But whilst they are successful blogging networks there is another one that is quietly going about ...more
Case Studies
Bloggers Banned from Trade Show
30th of December 2004 Darren Rowse 1

Bloggers Banned from Trade Show

Blog Your Way has picked up this interesting tidbit in an article at InfoWorld about the upcoming CES (consumer electronic show) in Las Vegas in January. Apparently no bloggers will be allowed at the event. ‘The CEA spent more time qualifying attendees this year to make sure everyone in attendance ...more
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New Google Feature: Sponsored Links
30th of December 2004 Darren Rowse

New Google Feature: Sponsored Links

I just stumbled across a new (?) feature on Google – Google Sponsored Links which allows you to enter a term and then see what ads Google has in their stock pile. The initial page that you go to looks like you’ve come to an error page but enter in ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
Pro Blogger Agency
30th of December 2004 Darren Rowse

Pro Blogger Agency

Paul over at Radiant Marketing Group is considering setting his group up as an Agency for Pro Bloggers and wants the feedback of probloggers, consultants and CEO types: ‘I’ve been thinking about turning Radiant Marketing Group into an agency for bloggers who want to find paying gigs. Serving as a ...more
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Skweezer Update
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Skweezer Update

I thought I’d update you on my interaction with Skweezer who in my last post I expressed my frustration with for duplicating the content on my blogs. Last night I sent an email to them asking to remove all of my domains and sub-domains from their site. I explained some ...more
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