New Colors for Adsense Firefox Referral Ads
4th of December 2005 Darren Rowse 13

New Colors for Adsense Firefox Referral Ads

Adsense have just released a few new colors of their Firefox Referrer ads. In addition to their white background ones they now have yellow/orange and blue as follows: hat tip to shirster for emailing me with this news.
Adsense
How Many Blogs Do you own?
4th of December 2005 Darren Rowse 36

How Many Blogs Do you own?

I’ve just added a new ‘poll of the week’ question to the side bar – how many blogs do you own? By own guess I really mean how many blogs are you the primary blogger on (ie if you’re blogging for a network I don’t mind if you claim a ...more
ProBlogger Site News
Blogging Goals
4th of December 2005 Darren Rowse 12

Blogging Goals

There’s a good insight into Weblogs Inc and how they set goals for their bloggers over at the Jason Calacanis blog today. Jason says they don’t give incentives to hit the goals of 20% growth per month for blogs with less than 1 million pages a month or 10% growth ...more
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Google AdSense Referrals Program – One Month In
4th of December 2005 Darren Rowse 29

Google AdSense Referrals Program – One Month In

I’m interested to hear if anyone has had any success with the Google Adsense Referrals program. It’s been just under a month since they launched the new program that allows publishers to refer other publishers to the program. I’ve seen quite a few bloggers using the buttons that Adsense provides ...more
Adsense
Verbalize your Blog Posts – Battling Bloggers Block
3rd of December 2005 Darren Rowse 4

Verbalize your Blog Posts – Battling Bloggers Block

Blog Tip 24. Say it Out Loud Sometimes I think a lot clearer and come up with better content when I say it out loud before I write it. I wrote about this briefly in Tip 3 but I realized after writing that just how useful the technique has been ...more
Writing Content
Chitika answers Audit Questions.
3rd of December 2005 Darren Rowse 24

Chitika answers Audit Questions.

Chitika have responded to the many questions being asked of them by publishers after the recent audit over at the Chitika Blog. I won’t rehash it all here as I spent most of the day yesterday responding to people’s questions, frustrations, hurts and anger on the topic via IM and ...more
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Reward Yourself – Battling Bloggers Block
3rd of December 2005 Darren Rowse 3

Reward Yourself – Battling Bloggers Block

Blog Tip 23. Reward Yourself Tangent Time: When I was a kid my parents used to use a ‘star system’ where they’d have a piece of paper on the fridge with a table on it with the names of us three kids and the days of the week. Each day ...more
Writing Content
Use Other Communications as a Base for Posts – Battling Bloggers Block
2nd of December 2005 Darren Rowse 2

Use Other Communications as a Base for Posts – Battling Bloggers Block

Blog Tip 22. Mine your other Communications – A couple of months ago I stumbled upon a podcast that really impacted the way in which I thought about creating content. It was an interview with online entrepreneur James Maduk by Michael Pollock. James has created many online resources and in ...more
Writing Content
Word Press Plugins for ProBloggers
2nd of December 2005 Darren Rowse 41

Word Press Plugins for ProBloggers

The Hottest Post on ProBlogger right now is I’ll Show you Mine if You Show me Yours – a post asking people to share their favorite WordPress Plugins. I am a little overwhelmed by the response. Last time I checked there were 41 comments – each with suggested plugins. Many ...more
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