ProBlogger Comments Policy
3rd of November 2005 Darren Rowse 87

ProBlogger Comments Policy

I’d like to take a few minutes just to talk about leaving comments on ProBlogger as the past week or so I’ve had a number of interactions with readers that have left me wondering if we’re all on the same page. I’m beginning to see that there is a real ...more
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Blogs n Dogs
3rd of November 2005 Darren Rowse 7

Blogs n Dogs

Blogs n Dogs not only wins the award for one of the quirkiest conference titles but also looks like it could be one well worth attending – with some interesting topics being covered: * Managing your public life online * Blogging and the arts: Web 2.0 independent music publishing, photographers ...more
Pro Blogging News
Which Traffic Source Converts Best with Adsense?
2nd of November 2005 Darren Rowse 31

Which Traffic Source Converts Best with Adsense?

Jeremy Zawodny has and interesting post where he analyses where his traffic is coming from (ie search engines, bloglines, rss etc). He then goes on to analyze which reader sources convert best for him in terms of his Adsense earnings. It turns out that while Google readers earn him most ...more
Adsense
Blogging as a Business – Business Structures are Key
2nd of November 2005 Darren Rowse 26

Blogging as a Business – Business Structures are Key

I’m feeling quite grown up today – I’ve recently hired an accountant and today we’re getting together to talk company structures, bookkeeping, tax and the like. One of the stressful parts of starting a blogging business has been getting the administrative side of things up and running. I’m not at ...more
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Value Added Blogging
2nd of November 2005 Darren Rowse 12

Value Added Blogging

Steve Rubel writes about the ‘secret sauce‘ for getting corporate blogs noticed in the midst of the millions of other blogs and corporate sites out there. His advice is: ‘The short answer is, your blog won’t get noticed unless you nurture it. This means – in an ideal situation – ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
Adsense Halloween Theme Ads
1st of November 2005 Darren Rowse 9

Adsense Halloween Theme Ads

Being away all weekend I missed the Halloween themed Adsense ad units that were apparently going around. Luckily Jen was on the case and spotted a number of different types of them including this one. It looks like Adsense are experimenting with some ways of drawing readers eyes to their ...more
Adsense
Back
1st of November 2005 Darren Rowse 6

Back

We’re back from our long weekend away and I’m feeling much more relaxed. Especially fun was getting my digital camera out and re-engaging with a passion that I’d not had much time to engage with lately. I’ve posted just a few of my shots on my Flickr account if you’re ...more
ProBlogger Site News
Chitika eMiniMalls Release Affiliate Banners
1st of November 2005 Darren Rowse 7

Chitika eMiniMalls Release Affiliate Banners

Good news for those of you who are a part of the Chitika eMiniMalls affiliate program with Chitika today providing 10 banner ads to help you promote their program. They come in a range of sizes from the small through to larger ones. Here’s a few:
Chitika eMiniMalls
The Distracted Blogger
1st of November 2005 Darren Rowse 22

The Distracted Blogger

In my daily blogging activities I get to interact with a lot of bloggers from around the world. They have blogs of all shapes and sizes and have a variety of different experience levels. However in the past week I’ve come across quite a few newer bloggers who fit into ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips