Experimental blogging.
23rd of August 2005 Darren Rowse

Experimental blogging.

Duncan has a useful post on experimenting with the design of your blog at Don’t be afraid to experiment. Well worth the read.
Blog Design
31 Days to Building a Better Blog – Day 22
22nd of August 2005 Darren Rowse 6

31 Days to Building a Better Blog – Day 22

Day 22 has arrived in the 31 Day Project and here are the submitted posts from readers. Nikki submitted Content Mangement System Review PC Doctor wrote Keep your Blogging Software Up to Date Rick writes Remove your own Duplicate Content Teli submitted Find Their Need and Fill It Robyn writes ...more
31 Days to Building a Better Blog
Affiliate Programs – Amazon Associates
22nd of August 2005 Darren Rowse 43

Affiliate Programs – Amazon Associates

This post is part of a series on Affiliate Programs for Blogs Amazon Associates Program Amazon’s Associate Program is perhaps one of the most popular ones for bloggers because it is pretty simple to use and has such a wide range of products in their system ranging from books, to ...more
31 Days to Building a Better Blog
BuzzMachine Adds Ads
22nd of August 2005 Darren Rowse 6

BuzzMachine Adds Ads

Jeff Jarvis at BuzzMachine has announced in the past day or two that he’s decided to put ads on his blog in a post titled Open for business. I’ve often looked at his site and wondered how he’d do with Adsense and/or BlogAds – I guess we’re about to find ...more
Pro Blogging News
Affiliate Programs For Blogs
22nd of August 2005 Darren Rowse 20

Affiliate Programs For Blogs

Ok – it’s time to kick the 31 Days to Building a Better Blog into overdrive and talk about a few ways that you can make money from your blog. Let’s start with Affiliate programs (this will be a mini series). What is an Affiliate Program? To oversimplify it – ...more
31 Days to Building a Better Blog
Blogging in the Age
22nd of August 2005 Darren Rowse 20

Blogging in the Age

Melbourne newspaper ‘The Age’ features a small profile on me today (complete with a picture that half my neighborhood saw being taken in my front yard – embarrassment) as part of a larger feature on Blogging. Also in the feature is a piece looking at Blog Advertising and featuring an ...more
ProBlogger Site News
Amazon Shorts
22nd of August 2005 Darren Rowse 10

Amazon Shorts

Has anyone ever tried using Amazon Shorts as a way to sell content? I’ve heard of a couple of people recently who have been using it but don’t know how they’ve gone. Could be interesting – let me know if you’ve given it a go.
Other Income Streams
31 Days to Building a Better Blog – Day 21
21st of August 2005 Darren Rowse 7

31 Days to Building a Better Blog – Day 21

It’s day 21 in the 31 Days Project today and I’ll keep it simple today – here are the reader submissions for today. Feel free to let me know about any blog tip posts that you post. Here’s the last 24 hours of submitted tips: Martin has written Should My ...more
31 Days to Building a Better Blog
Blogger.com Reacts to Spam Blogs and Comments
21st of August 2005 Darren Rowse 15

Blogger.com Reacts to Spam Blogs and Comments

Blogger at last seems to be doing something about the rise of Spam Blogs and Comment spam on Blogger.com blogs with two new features – a “Flag” button which allows readers to report questionable content to Blogger and Word Verification for Comments which aims to attack comment spam (optional feature). ...more
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