The Power of the Link
31st of August 2005 Darren Rowse 7

The Power of the Link

On of the aspects of blogging that I love is the way in which a link can change a persons life in so many ways (some of them big, others small). This is illustrated pretty well over at Solution Watch which was the first blog mentioned at Blog Herald’s 100 ...more
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31 Days to Building a Better Blog – Day 30
30th of August 2005 Darren Rowse 3

31 Days to Building a Better Blog – Day 30

This is the second last daily wrap up of the 31 Days to Building a Better Blog Project and readers are making the most of their last chances to be included in what is turning out to be a pretty good collection of Blog Tips. Chris submitted Overcoming Blogger’s Block ...more
31 Days to Building a Better Blog
ProBlogger T-Shirt Competition Winner
30th of August 2005 Darren Rowse 12

ProBlogger T-Shirt Competition Winner

It’s been such a long time since I started the ProBlogger T-Shirt Design competition that when it finally ended a few days back it had completely slipped my mind!!! Apologies to the finalists for not announcing this sooner but I’m getting a absent minded in my middle age. Anyway – ...more
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Judith on Managing a Blog Network
30th of August 2005 Darren Rowse 3

Judith on Managing a Blog Network

I really appreciate Judith Meskill’s blogging as it gives an insight into some of the mechanics of running a blog network which go beyond some of the big picture posts, squabbling and boasting that some others from the big networks (no names mentioned – or probably needed here) go on ...more
Blog Networks
Blog Apprenticeships
30th of August 2005 Darren Rowse 19

Blog Apprenticeships

I normally work at home alone but today I have company – two ‘work-mates’. They are not really working WITH me (they are electricians – rewiring our house) but it’s nice to have people around. One of the things I’ve enjoyed watching today is the interaction between these two guys. ...more
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The Blog Manager
30th of August 2005 Darren Rowse 13

The Blog Manager

Peter over at the Blog Studio has written a stimulating post titled The Blog Manager which puts into words some of the things that I’ve been considering recently. He’s wondering if perhaps a new type of job for bloggers is coming – one where an experienced blogger helps individual bloggers ...more
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There’s a Hole in My Blog? – Holistic Blogging
30th of August 2005 Darren Rowse 26

There’s a Hole in My Blog? – Holistic Blogging

“Your blog will only ever be as good as it’s weakest component.” Warning: Tangent Ahead Imagine you’ve been given a task of hauling water from one place to another (over a long distance) – but that all you’ve been given to do the job is a rusty old bucket which ...more
31 Days to Building a Better Blog
31 Days to Building a Better Blog – Day 29
29th of August 2005 Darren Rowse 6

31 Days to Building a Better Blog – Day 29

We’re at day 29 of the 31 day project and it’s a bumper day (just two more days of links like these – get your submissions in quick). Here are today’s 11 submissions: Jon has put together a post titled Boost Earnings from Adsense for Search Christe wrote a post ...more
31 Days to Building a Better Blog
More on Blog Pay Rates
29th of August 2005 Darren Rowse 12

More on Blog Pay Rates

Duncan writes an excellent piece in response to the criticism of Weblogs Inc’s $4 per post pay rate that was revealed last week. I’ve similarly had quite a few comments here at Problogger on the issue in the past few days – many of them critical at Weblogs Inc. I’ve ...more
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