Duncan’s Blog Herald Reflections
24th of February 2006 Darren Rowse 1

Duncan’s Blog Herald Reflections

Duncan is wrapping things up over at Blog Herald before it’s transferred to it’s new owner on the weekend. As part of his last few days he’s written an interesting post on 3 years of The Blog Herald: the good, the bad and the ugly. The post gives a real ...more
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AdSense to Target by Coordinates
24th of February 2006 Darren Rowse 6

AdSense to Target by Coordinates

A German publication has apparently reported in the last day or so that AdSense are planning on releasing the ability for advertisers to target ads not just by keywords but but coordinates or location. See a translation of the article here. I know that there is already Geo-Targeting with AdSense ...more
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ProBlogger Visits Google Tokyo
24th of February 2006 Darren Rowse 3

ProBlogger Visits Google Tokyo

Search Engine Journal’s Loren Baker has just sent me a picture of him wearing a ProBlogger T-Shirt on his recent visit to Google Japan’s offices. Very cool! I always said if a reader sent me a picture of them wearing one I’d link up so here’s a link to a ...more
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Is Bloglines having Issues
24th of February 2006 Darren Rowse 17

Is Bloglines having Issues

My apologies once again to readers who use Bloglines to follow ProBlogger but unfortunately it seems my feed has been out of action for the last day or two – again. As I look down my own list of blogs that I follow using Bloglines I notice that the little ...more
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Blog Building Blocks Series
24th of February 2006 Darren Rowse

Blog Building Blocks Series

In the emerging fiasco that is the incompatibilities between Bloglines and Feedburner for some blogger’s feeds I hadn’t noticed that Aaron from Technosailor has started a useful series of posts titled Blog Building Blocks which is going through some of the basics of making your blog look good using HTML ...more
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ProBlogger Chat Session – Next Thursday Morning
24th of February 2006 Darren Rowse 19

ProBlogger Chat Session – Next Thursday Morning

The response to yesterday’s question about whether people would be interested in a ProBlogger Chat session via Campfire was positive so I think we’ll give it a go next week. I need to tie down a time but I think I’ll make it early on a Thursday morning (maybe around ...more
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How to Start a Blog Partnership
24th of February 2006 Darren Rowse 19

How to Start a Blog Partnership

If I had to write a list of ’10 things I love about blogging’ (now there’s a post) – high on the list would be that blogging has opened up some great relationships for me. While this largely happens on a blogger to reader level – in the last year ...more
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Google Introduces Web Page Creator
23rd of February 2006 Darren Rowse 21

Google Introduces Web Page Creator

Google have just launched it’s Page Creator – a free system that lets anyone with a Google ID to create a webpage quickly with a WYSIWYG technology. Users get 100 megabytes of storage space to make their page. Here’s a screen cap of the sign in page (click to enlarge): ...more
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How Are Bloggers Different To Journalists? Have your say:
23rd of February 2006 Darren Rowse 28

How Are Bloggers Different To Journalists? Have your say:

On Sunday I’m on an informal panel that has the brief to discuss the following question, which I thought I might as well open up here for some discussion. Here’s the session brief: In the US right now some of the most influential technology writers are not journalists, they’re bloggers. ...more
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