Chitika Introduces Daily Filtering, Faster Updates and Includes more European Countries
13th of December 2005 Darren Rowse 13

Chitika Introduces Daily Filtering, Faster Updates and Includes more European Countries

Chitika should be happy about some of the changes announced over at the Chitika Blog today. There are two main changes: 1. Daily filtering of clicks from countries currently not supported in the eMiniMalls program: Instead of waiting till the end of the month for the audit process to filter ...more
Chitika eMiniMalls
2005 Search Blog Awards
13th of December 2005 Darren Rowse 5

2005 Search Blog Awards

I forgot to mention that over the weekend I was told I’d been nominated in Search Engine Journal’s latest Search Blog Awards in the ‘Search Engine Marketing and Contextual Advertising Blogs’ category. The list of blogs in the awards is pretty comprehensive, I’ve just surfed through quite a few of ...more
Search Engine Optimization
How Much Did You Make from Adsense Last Month? – Poll of the Week
13th of December 2005 Darren Rowse 68

How Much Did You Make from Adsense Last Month? – Poll of the Week

This week’s poll is one we’ve done before – it will be interesting to compare the results. The question is: Last month, how much did you make from Adsense? By ‘Adsense’ I mean all Adsense earnings including referrals, search earnings, RSS ads, Adlink Ads and in Content ads. To get ...more
Adsense
13% of ProBlogger Readers Own 10 or More Blogs
13th of December 2005 Darren Rowse 6

13% of ProBlogger Readers Own 10 or More Blogs

This week’s poll of the week has certainly produced some interesting results. The question was ‘How Many Blogs Do You Own?’ Here’s the results in graphical form. The results surprised me a little. For starters it’s the biggest response I’ve ever had to a poll with 940 responses so far. ...more
Pro Blogging News
Cost Per Keyword (CPK) on the Rise
13th of December 2005 Darren Rowse 7

Cost Per Keyword (CPK) on the Rise

Interesting article over at eMarketer on the Cost of Keywords which has this interesting graph that plots what advertisers are paying for keywords. What stands out to me in the graph is obviously December but also the difference between this July to September and July to September of 2004 where ...more
Advertising
Developing e-Products
13th of December 2005 Darren Rowse 4

Developing e-Products

Chris has posted a couple of good posts on related topics over the weekend. Both focus upon bloggers adding income streams to their business through selling products and not just relying upon advertising or affiliate programs. Monetizing Through Packaged Content – looks at the topic of repackaging your blog’s content ...more
Other Income Streams
Is Squidoo Optimized Well for Search Engines?
12th of December 2005 Darren Rowse 17

Is Squidoo Optimized Well for Search Engines?

I’ve played around with Squidoo today and started a couple of lenses just to test them out. My first one is one by the same name as this blog – ProBlogger – Helping Bloggers Earn Money. My initial impression of Squidoo is mixed. I can see a few applications for ...more
Search Engine Optimization
Yahoo offers Movable Type for business bloggers
12th of December 2005 Darren Rowse 10

Yahoo offers Movable Type for business bloggers

Six Apart and Yahoo have announced a partnership as Yahoo will use MovableType as to provide small businesses with websites through it’s existing small business web site management service: ‘Yahoo will effectively act as the preferred provider of Movable Type for small business users, taking advantage of its scale and ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
Weekend Events
12th of December 2005 Darren Rowse 4

Weekend Events

I’m back after my weekend ‘off’. It was definitely off in terms of blogging however a very busy one on other fronts with weddings (one of them my sister) and other personal commitments. I took close to 1000 photos over the weekend something I really enjoyed. Of course having the ...more
Pro Blogging News