Jason Calacanis on Podcasting Business Models
15th of November 2005 Darren Rowse 2

Jason Calacanis on Podcasting Business Models

I just watched this 12 minute video clip of Jason Calacanis talking about 6 business models around Podcasting which was recorded by JD Lasica from Engadget. It’s an interesting piece that I think is not only quite helpful for those experimenting with podcasting but those looking for blogging networks as ...more
Podcasting
Six Apart’s offers “Choose your Own Compensation”
15th of November 2005 Darren Rowse 9

Six Apart’s offers “Choose your Own Compensation”

Six Apart took the step of offering active TypePad users affected by recent problems compensation today. Rather than compensating everyone the same they actually left the level of compensation somewhat up to the bloggers themselves and gave them the following options: – While the performance issues caused me some inconvenience ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
Daylight Savings and the Pro Blogger Rhythm
15th of November 2005 Darren Rowse 19

Daylight Savings and the Pro Blogger Rhythm

Daylight Savings has had a significant impact upon my blogging activities. A few weeks ago we put our clocks backward forward an hour to get an extra hour of daylight over our upcoming Summer. The same weekend much of the Northern Hemisphere put their clocks forward backward (signifying the end ...more
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Google Analytics – First Impressions
15th of November 2005 Darren Rowse 36

Google Analytics – First Impressions

I turned on my computer this morning looking forward to checking out my first statistics with Google Analytics (which apparently takes up to 12 hours to see it’s first stats come in). Unfortunately they seem to be having some ‘issues’ – probably due to the number of people signing up ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
What to Do when Your Google Traffic Disappears
15th of November 2005 Darren Rowse 28

What to Do when Your Google Traffic Disappears

I’ve had emails from a number of ProBlogger readers in the past week who have each told me that at some point in the last month they’ve seen drastic falls in their Google SERPs and as a result their referral traffic from Google. In each case their page rank has ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
Google Analytics
14th of November 2005 Darren Rowse 14

Google Analytics

Google have just made Google Analytics available for free to Adwords advertisers. Google Analytics is a re-branded ‘Urchin Analytics’ which previously costed $199 per month. Google bought Urchin out in March of this year. Here’s how they describe it: “Learn how visitors interact with your website and identify the navigational ...more
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Hypocritical Blogging
14th of November 2005 Darren Rowse 13

Hypocritical Blogging

Robert Scoble posted over the weekend about whether there should be more debate or critique over the use of ad programs like Adsense or Chitika by bloggers (as there was earlier in the year with Marquis paying bloggers to post about them. His post caused a bit of a stir ...more
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Stephen Discovers the Power of Blended Adsense Ads
14th of November 2005 Darren Rowse 15

Stephen Discovers the Power of Blended Adsense Ads

Inspiring comments from Stephen in the last post: ‘Up until last weekend, my adsense in-page banners used my site colors, but had a complimentary color border to make them stand out more against the content. My daily average for October was just over $2 a day – I had good ...more
Adsense
The $10,000 Hour
13th of November 2005 Darren Rowse 15

The $10,000 Hour

Have you ever has a $10,000 hour? Steve Pavlina has a post on $10,000 hours where he talks not about hours where you actually earn $10,000 in an hour but hours where you do things that in the long run have the potential for that type of earning capacity. One ...more
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