Test 3Bubbles on their Blog
14th of February 2006 Darren Rowse 10

Test 3Bubbles on their Blog

The 3bubbles real time chat/comments for blogs that I mentioned a few days ago are up and running for us to play with on the 3bubbles blog (why they launched with a templated design is anybodies guess). Just go to the little Live Chat link at the end of posts ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
Jason Calacanis Gives Advice
14th of February 2006 Darren Rowse 7

Jason Calacanis Gives Advice

John Evans over at Syntagma has just posted a short Interview with Jason Calacanis of Weblogs Inc (well done John – Jason is a hard man to tie down for an interview of any length – I gave up a year ago :-) ). John asked Jason ‘what’s the single ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
Blogs to Riches – New York Magazine
14th of February 2006 Darren Rowse 6

Blogs to Riches – New York Magazine

The New York Magazine has posted a pretty long article titled Blogs to Riches – The Haves and Have-Nots of the Blogging Boom. The title is pretty descriptive of what the article sets out to do. I found the section on Peter Rojas of Engadget mildly interesting as a story ...more
Pro Blogging News
23 Questions for Prospective Bloggers – Is a Blog Right for You?
14th of February 2006 Darren Rowse 96

23 Questions for Prospective Bloggers – Is a Blog Right for You?

Before launching further into the Blogging for Beginners series I would like to take a step back from some of the practicalities of setting up a new blog and ask potential bloggers a question… Is a Blog the Right type of Web Site for you? While I’m a big fan ...more
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Political Blogs and AdSense
14th of February 2006 Darren Rowse 24

Political Blogs and AdSense

Tom Watson has an interesting post titled Blogging Snow Job where he talks of his decision to pull out of AdSense and BlogAds – stating that ‘advertising does not work for the average blogger, even the above-average blogger.’ It’s an interesting post and one worth reading. I don’t know Tom ...more
Adsense
What is a Blog?
14th of February 2006 Darren Rowse 53

What is a Blog?

So what is a Blog anyway? It’s a good question to ask at the beginning of a Blogging for Beginners Series as it is a question I am asked every week. There are a number of ways I could answer this question ranging from the broad to the highly technical. ...more
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blogging for begginers
14th of February 2006 Darren Rowse 362

How to Blog: Blogging Tips for Beginners

Update: See our more recently published post on the topic of starting a blog at How to Start a Blog in 5 Easy Steps. Welcome to my How to Blog – Blogging Tips for Beginners Guide. On the page below you’ll find links to a series of how to blog ...more
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75% of ProBlogger Readers Don’t run Ads in RSS
13th of February 2006 Darren Rowse 9

75% of ProBlogger Readers Don’t run Ads in RSS

Last week’s poll asked – ‘Do You Run RSS Ads in any of Your Blog’s Feeds?’ The results: * Yes: 17% (43) * No: 75% (190) * I don’t have a Blog: 8% (19) Total Votes : 252 Comment on the poll were at this post. PS: there is no ...more
RSS
blogging.org – for sale
13th of February 2006 Darren Rowse 5

blogging.org – for sale

James Cox is selling blogging.org if you’re in the market for a ‘blogging’ oriented blog URL. found via blogging.wurk.net update: Also Blog Network Forum is for sale also
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