Darren Rowse
Price Rise Fuels Online Ad Increase
1st of December 2004 Darren Rowse

Price Rise Fuels Online Ad Increase

‘Online advertising grew 2.5 times as fast as overall U.S. advertising in the first three quarters of 2004, according to data released by TNS Media Intelligence/CMR. Online advertising in the U.S. totaled $5.59 billion for the first three quarters of this year, up 25.8 percent over the $4.45 billion measured ...more
Advertising
Blogs – Diamonds in the Rough
1st of December 2004 Darren Rowse

Blogs – Diamonds in the Rough

Richard Zwicky writes that ‘Blogs are Diamonds in the Rough Blogs are a potential diamond in the rough for your businesses marketing effots. The material posted on an ongoing basis to blogs are a veritable gold mine of insights for readers, provided by business leaders, market leaders, innovators, philosophers, marketers, ...more
Blog News
What Every Blogger Needs To Know About Their Target Audience
30th of November 2004 Darren Rowse

What Every Blogger Needs To Know About Their Target Audience

John Taylor writes on the topic of keeping your reader in mind as you blog…. It doesn’t matter what kind of web site you have you must understand your target audience and know what it is that they want. Please notice that I used the word want and not the ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
Clicklab Releases White Paper on Click Fraud
30th of November 2004 Darren Rowse 1

Clicklab Releases White Paper on Click Fraud

‘Clicklab, a leader in the emerging field of click fraud detection and prevention, announced the release and general availability of the white paper “How to Defend Your Website Against Click Fraud.” http://www.clicklab.com/white-paper The white paper is released shortly after Google has filed first-of-a-kind click fraud lawsuit against AdSense publisher. The ...more
Adsense
Blogs Are Business Support Tools, Not Direct Money Makers
30th of November 2004 Darren Rowse 9

Blogs Are Business Support Tools, Not Direct Money Makers

Fredrik from CorporateBloggingBlog has an interesting post on making money directly from blogging and writes: ‘I’m not sure why so many people are looking for direct revenue streams from blogging. Or, well, I understand why. We all have to pay the mortgages. But I don’t think that blogging as such ...more
Pro Blogging News
Pro-blogging >> My two year Journey of Discovery
28th of November 2004 Darren Rowse 1

Pro-blogging >> My two year Journey of Discovery

Yesterday was the 2 year anniversary of the very first blog post that I ever did on my first personal blog. It has been a very interesting and rewarding two years. I’ve been reflecting today a little about the journey of blogging so far. There have been a number of ...more
ProBlogger Site News
Another Blogger for Hire on EBay
28th of November 2004 Darren Rowse 1

Another Blogger for Hire on EBay

Friday we mentioned that Jeremy Wright was
Other Income Streams
ecto blog: Amazon
27th of November 2004 Darren Rowse

ecto blog: Amazon

The wonderful people who developed ecto – a tool that has revolutionised the way I blog – has added a feature that I requested in forums a few weeks back to their MacOSX version – the ability to add Amazon affiliate products to your blog all remotely! This means not ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
Product Placement hits Blogging
27th of November 2004 Darren Rowse

Product Placement hits Blogging

‘On Monday, a squad of around 15 independent bloggers will begin inserting mentions of Marqui’s hosted communications management services into their blogs for money. The bloggers will get $800 a month to mention Marqui with a link once a week in their blogs and post its emblem on a page. ...more
ProBlogger Site News