Weblog Ad Directory Idea Floated
4th of November 2005 Darren Rowse 12

Weblog Ad Directory Idea Floated

There’s a fascinating post over at the Jason Calacanis Weblog about talks between Gawker, Weblogs Inc and Federated Media about putting together a Weblog Ad Directory. Looks like a pretty interesting idea for those of us (big and small – although not too small with the costs he mentions to ...more
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Chitika Forums
4th of November 2005 Darren Rowse 8

Chitika Forums

Digital Point has opened up a Chitika Forum for discussion around eMiniMalls. It looks like it will be a pretty active forum and one I’ll be participating in. My id over there is Oziii if you were wondering. By the way – just saw Jeremy posted about his eMiniMall earnings ...more
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Entrepreneurial Interview
4th of November 2005 Darren Rowse 3

Entrepreneurial Interview

Solo Tees just published a 5 question interview with them – questioning me around the topic of Entrepreneurship and my blogging business. I hope you enjoy it.
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Is the bubble back in online media?
3rd of November 2005 Darren Rowse 15

Is the bubble back in online media?

It’s the wrong end of the day for me to be digesting much of this article but Is the bubble back in online media? looks like an interesting read over at Online Journalism Review. It’s got comments from a variety of ‘experts’ on some of the recent sales of new ...more
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Essential Advertising Systems – Poll of the Week
3rd of November 2005 Darren Rowse 20

Essential Advertising Systems – Poll of the Week

I’ve just started this week’s ‘poll of the week’ in the side bar. It asks: “If you could only use one Ad System which would it be?” I’ve given you 9 of the more popular options that I see many bloggers experimenting with. I know there are others that I’ve ...more
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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
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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
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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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