ProBlogger in Coolum
22nd of February 2006 Darren Rowse 8

ProBlogger in Coolum

Just a note to any fellow Aussies in Queensland (the Coolum area). I’ll be there from Sunday through to Tuesday for a conference and I’m sure I could find a little spare time for a beer/coffee/stroll on the beach. I’m not sure of the conference (that links to last year’s ...more
ProBlogger Site News
Making Money Because of Your Blog – Indirect Methods
22nd of February 2006 Darren Rowse 39

Making Money Because of Your Blog – Indirect Methods

We now turn our attention to ways of making money from blogging that are more more ‘indirect’ in nature – or how to earn money because of your blog rather than from it. Many of the following methods are the result of the profile and perceived expertise of the blogger ...more
Blogging for Dollars
How to Make Money From Your Blog – Direct Methods
22nd of February 2006 Darren Rowse 58

How to Make Money From Your Blog – Direct Methods

Having thought through whether you should blog for money it is now worth taking a look at some of the different models for doing so. I tend to break the different models that bloggers are using to make money from blogging into two areas – Direct and Indirect methods. Direct ...more
Blogging for Dollars
Adrenaline Blogging
22nd of February 2006 Darren Rowse 7

Adrenaline Blogging

Today has been a massive day of blogging for me. While I tend to have full days with moments to relax – today was full steam ahead. I woke up to find that Lifehacker had picked up the Blogging for Beginners series which was bringing in considerable traffic and quite ...more
Pro Blogging News
ProBlogger Campfire anyone?
22nd of February 2006 Darren Rowse 19

ProBlogger Campfire anyone?

Gizmodo have invited their readers to a chat room using the BaseCamp Campfire service. Maybe we should do a ProBlogger chat from time to time. I’d advertise the time in advance and we could give it a go, toast some virtual marsmellows, have a sing along, smoke some cigars and ...more
ProBlogger Site News
Should I Blog for Money?
21st of February 2006 Darren Rowse 34

Should I Blog for Money?

I speak with bloggers every day who have heard the stories of blogs that make big dollars and who want to try to make an income from blogging also. One of the pieces of advice that I attempt to convey (and I’m afraid it doesn’t always get through) is that ...more
Blogging for Dollars
Introduction to Making Money from Blogs
21st of February 2006 Darren Rowse 10

Introduction to Making Money from Blogs

Blogging has undergone something of a revolution in the last 2 years on many fronts. The number of people blogging has exploded, the number of tools and services available for bloggers has risen (and their quality has been raised incredibly) and the profile of blogging in wider culture has increased ...more
Blogging for Dollars
An Introduction to Using Images on Blogs
21st of February 2006 Darren Rowse 26

An Introduction to Using Images on Blogs

The following post was submitted by Duncan Riley from the Blog Herald, Weblog Empire and b5media. I asked Duncan to explore the topic of using Images on Blogs. I think you’ll agree that his article below is a very comprehensive exploration of the topic which I hope you will find ...more
Blog Design
More on Writing Content for your Blog
21st of February 2006 Darren Rowse 12

More on Writing Content for your Blog

Much more could be written about writing effective blog posts – but rather than keep this series going for a month or two I’ll break my ‘granular post’ advice and make a few brief miscellaneous comments on writing content to help fill out the topic (with links for most to ...more
Writing Content