Best of the Web
25th of August 2005 Darren Rowse 2

Best of the Web

Business Week Online is having a Best of the Web Survey – a few blogs are among those nominated but its not the most imaginative list. Perhaps we should head over and submit a few of our favorites for the people’s choice award. I’ve just put in a couple – ...more
Pro Blogging News
Affiliate Programs – Linkshare
25th of August 2005 Darren Rowse 10

Affiliate Programs – Linkshare

This post is part of a series on Affiliate Programs for Blogs LinkShare (aff link) is another affiliate megamart like Clickbank whereby you sign up as an affiliate and then have access to hundreds of affiliate programs all via the one system. If you want to get into the affiliate ...more
Affiliate Programs
9rules Network Changes
25th of August 2005 Darren Rowse 3

9rules Network Changes

The 9rules network has changed its members agreement to allow member bloggers to keep all of their own earnings – all the 9rules crew gets is a share of any advertising that 9rules finds for you. Scrivs explains: ‘We are also happy to announce that we have a new member’s ...more
Blog Networks
31 Days to Building a Better Blog – Day 24
24th of August 2005 Darren Rowse 4

31 Days to Building a Better Blog – Day 24

One is the loneliest number…. and today’s 31 Days to Building a Better Blog reader submissions illustrate it – there’s just one. William submitted Bill Gates for President? Submit your blog tip by writing them up on your blog and letting me know of your URL.
31 Days to Building a Better Blog
The Invisible Australian Blogger
24th of August 2005 Darren Rowse 21

The Invisible Australian Blogger

Louisa Hearn writes a piece in the Sydney Morning Herald titled New kid on the blog and takes a look at the Feedster 500 list. It’s a good background piece on the list but I’m perplexed by this statement that finishes the article. ‘Nielsen is considering more regular research on ...more
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Google Talk – First Impressions
24th of August 2005 Darren Rowse 17

Google Talk – First Impressions

My initial reactions to Google Talk – the new IM communication tool from Google. 1. No downloads for Mac Users 2. I can use it with Adium but its slowed my Powerbook to a crawl just chatting with one other person on it 3. I can’t use it to make ...more
ProBlogger Site News
GoogleRumors Launched
24th of August 2005 Darren Rowse 6

GoogleRumors Launched

ProBlogger Reader and professional blogger, Jon Gales from the very successful Mobile Tracker just let me know about his new blog GoogleRumors which fortunately for them has launched just before the launch of Google’s new communication too – Google Talk. The blog is doing serious traffic already and is one ...more
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Affiliate Programs – Commission Junction
24th of August 2005 Darren Rowse 61

Affiliate Programs – Commission Junction

This post is part of a series on Affiliate Programs for Blogs Commission Junction is another affiliate program mega store (like clickbank) that offers thousands of products from different industries for you to get commissions from. In a sense CJ is a middleman between you the affiliate and companies who ...more
31 Days to Building a Better Blog
Adsense Optimization Case Study – BuzzMachine
24th of August 2005 Darren Rowse 30

Adsense Optimization Case Study – BuzzMachine

Yesterday I mentioned that Jeff Jarvis has made the decision to add Ads to his Blog (BuzzMachine). After posting this I emailed Jeff to let him know that I’d be happy to give a few free tips on how to get the most out of his Adsense ads. I’m yet ...more
31 Days to Building a Better Blog