Affiliate Programs – Transparency and Disclaimers
16th of October 2005 Darren Rowse 26

Affiliate Programs – Transparency and Disclaimers

I’d like to see some discussion around the topic of transparency in using affiliate programs. When you link to one do you indicate that you are benefiting from the link in some way? I’ll kick us off here and say that I do – and I don’t. I probably need ...more
General
Advice on Moving Blogs to a New Domain
15th of October 2005 Darren Rowse 22

Advice on Moving Blogs to a New Domain

A common problem that many bloggers face is having to work out what to do with a blog that is trapped on a domain that they wish they’d never started it on. An example of this is starting out of a Blogspot or hosted TypePad blog and then realizing that ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
Turning off Blog Comments
15th of October 2005 Darren Rowse 24

Turning off Blog Comments

Steve Pavlina has taken the step of closing down his blog’s comments system because they were more trouble than they were worth. He writes: ‘The main factor in making this decision was the time and energy freed up by not having to deal with comments. No blog comments means no ...more
Writing Content
Intelliseek and AOL to Announce Blog Content Deal
15th of October 2005 Darren Rowse

Intelliseek and AOL to Announce Blog Content Deal

Steve Rubel announces that AOL are continuing their foray into Blogging by getting ready to announce a deal betweeen them and Intelliseek – the people behind BlogPulse. ‘AOL and Intelliseek on Monday plan to unveil a blog content deal. Sue MacDonald at Intelliseek confirmed that the deal – set to ...more
Pro Blogging News
Apple PowerUpgrade Coming?
15th of October 2005 Darren Rowse 7

Apple PowerUpgrade Coming?

Macworld reports that Apple have called another press conference for 19 October: ‘Apple doesn’t say exactly what the press conference will be about, but the invitation sent to MacCentral asks to join them as “we unveil Apple’s latest pro innovations.”’ Sounds promising for a PowerUpgrade – I Can’t Wait!
Blogging Tools and Services
Typepad vs WordPress
15th of October 2005 Darren Rowse 25

Typepad vs WordPress

blogging.wurk has a post that compares Typepad and WordPress from a blog network’s point of view. No real surprises with the findings but for TypePad users it might be an interesting comparison: So last week I gave WordPress a try. Fair enough, each blog currently needs its own install of ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
Motorola Sponsor the Podcast Network
14th of October 2005 Darren Rowse 5

Motorola Sponsor the Podcast Network

Congratulations to Mick and Cameron over at The Podcast Network for securing a three month sponsorship from Motorola ‘Motorola Mobile Devices, a global leader in wireless communications, today announced that it has entered into a three-month strategic marketing partnership with The Podcast Network (TPN), the world’s first commercial podcast network. ...more
Podcasting
ProBlogger Newsletter
14th of October 2005 Darren Rowse 7

ProBlogger Newsletter

I’ve been having a few problems with my server the past few days – and one of them seems to have been an issue with getting my last ProBlogger Newsletter out. If you didn’t get it feel free to download it (as a word document) via: Problogger Newsletter 14:10:05-2.doc
ProBlogger Site News
Problogger Epiphany – I’m Busy
14th of October 2005 Darren Rowse 18

Problogger Epiphany – I’m Busy

A few weeks ago I was testing a mind mapping tool and thought it would be fun to map out my work life. I thought it would be an interesting exercise to lay it all out and see how many projects I was currently involved with.(not familiar with mind maps ...more
ProBlogger Site News