Converting One off Visitors to your Blog into Regular Readers
17th of August 2005 Darren Rowse 38

Converting One off Visitors to your Blog into Regular Readers

One of the most exciting things about blogging is logging into your blog after a night’s sleep to find that overnight some large site has linked to you and that you’re in the middle of a deluge of visitors. Your statistics package graph (which you check every 13 minutes) has ...more
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Jensense on the Radio
17th of August 2005 Darren Rowse 5

Jensense on the Radio

If you’re online right now with nothing to do you might like to log onto Webmaster Radio to hear Jen from Jensense.com Talking YPN & AdSense. Listen to the live radio feed and jump into the online chat room – I’m there now. Update: It’s all over and it was ...more
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What to do if Suspended from Adsense
17th of August 2005 Darren Rowse 7

What to do if Suspended from Adsense

Jen has written some great advice for those who are suspended from the Adsense program: ‘First, don’t claim that you are innocent – they know why you were suspended, and you will have a better shot if you confess your sins and promise to be a law abiding AdSense publisher. ...more
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Blogspot Blogs to be Deleted from some Search Engines to combat Spam Blogs?
17th of August 2005 Darren Rowse 27

Blogspot Blogs to be Deleted from some Search Engines to combat Spam Blogs?

Mark Cuban, owner of Ice Rocket, writes that blogs hosted on free blogspot domains are getting close to being eliminated from Ice Rocket and other search engines because o the increasing problem of Spam Blogs (or Splogs as they’ve been called a lot more lately). Mark also puts the finger ...more
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Email Newsletters Tips for Bloggers
17th of August 2005 Darren Rowse 14

Email Newsletters Tips for Bloggers

Yesterday I talked about Why Email Newsletters might be a good companion tool for a blog – today I want to get a bit more practical and talk about how to use them. As I’ve researched the topic I’ve realized that this could be quite a long series of posts ...more
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31 Days to Building a Better Blog – Day 16
16th of August 2005 Darren Rowse 3

31 Days to Building a Better Blog – Day 16

I thought yesterday’s 9 submissions to the 31 Days to Building a Better Blog project was a lot but today we’re got 12 reader submissions – and there are some good ones too. Thanks to all who have been submitting tips so far (15 days to go so there is ...more
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Feedster Top 500 Blogs List Reflections
16th of August 2005 Darren Rowse 9

Feedster Top 500 Blogs List Reflections

Feedster has come up with a Top 500 blogs list arranged by incoming links in response to Jason’s call for such a list. I’m not a big believer in lists and rankings of blogs except that they give some indication of what is happening in the blogosphere. To me it’s ...more
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Understanding Blog and Ping
16th of August 2005 Darren Rowse 4

Understanding Blog and Ping

Blog Herald has a good post on Understanding Blog and Ping – I’ll leave it to Duncan to explain: ‘The last six months has seen a massive rise in content theft blogs and spam blogs, and there’s one thing these blogs usually have in common, and that’s the whole “Blog ...more
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Jen Does Google
16th of August 2005 Darren Rowse 5

Jen Does Google

Jen from Jensense.com is making me green from head to toe in envy as she talks about her personalized tour of the Googleplex after a meet and greet event at SES – at the end of the tour she ended up having a relaxed chat about Adsense and other topics ...more
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