Engadget T-Shirt Design Contest
1st of September 2005 Darren Rowse

Engadget T-Shirt Design Contest

I thought my T-shirt competition was difficult to organise – but it’s nothing in comparison to what Engadget’s one must be like with 1000 submitted entries!
Pro Blogging News
Entrepreneur’s Journey
1st of September 2005 Darren Rowse 9

Entrepreneur’s Journey

I’ve spent quite a bit of time this morning chatting on IM with Yaro from Entrepreneur’s Journey. Yaro submitted posts during the 31 Day project and caught my attention with a coupe of his posts and by the fact that he’s a fellow Aussie. Wandering through his blog has been ...more
Pro Blogging News
Six Figure Blogging – Early Bird Discount
1st of September 2005 Darren Rowse

Six Figure Blogging – Early Bird Discount

If you’re considering enrolling in the Six Figure Blogging course that Andy and I are running then you might be interested in the Early Bird Discount that we’ve just announced which is valid up until September 8th midnight (US EST). This gives people to register for the free call (you ...more
ProBlogger Site News
Yahoo Publishing Network Agreement Excludes Non US Readers from Viewing Ads
1st of September 2005 Darren Rowse 10

Yahoo Publishing Network Agreement Excludes Non US Readers from Viewing Ads

A reader just emailed me to let me know that he’d been accepted into Yahoo’s Publishing Network as a beta tester but that he’d noticed a rather odd clause in the agreement that he had to enter into. The section in question reads: ‘you are a US-based business and you ...more
Yahoo Publishing Network
Blog Herald tests WordPress.com
1st of September 2005 Darren Rowse 6

Blog Herald tests WordPress.com

Duncan has been invited to Alpha test WordPress.com and has been documenting his set up and initial impressions of it here. His actual testblog is over here (not much to see yet). I’ve been asked if I want an invitation and have replied in the affirmative and am awaiting the ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
Scoop Blogging
1st of September 2005 Darren Rowse 9

Scoop Blogging

Sometimes it is really fun to be a small time blogger because it can free you up to do things that a lot of the bigger websites in your niche are unable to do. For example – my Digital Camera site is one of my bigger blogs – yet in ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
31 Days to Building a Better Blog – Day 31!
31st of August 2005 Darren Rowse 26

31 Days to Building a Better Blog – Day 31!

Well we’ve finally made it to the end of the 31 day Project. What an amazing experience it’s been. Including tonight’s last group of submissions we’ve now got 179 blog tip posts on the central 31 day Project page in addition to my own 48 tip posts. That’s 227 blog ...more
31 Days to Building a Better Blog
T-Shirt Competition Debrief – Was it Successful?
31st of August 2005 Darren Rowse 12

T-Shirt Competition Debrief – Was it Successful?

Quite a few readers have asked how successful the T-Shirt competition has been. How many shirts have we sold? Is it worth it? I’m not going to go into specifics about which shirt sold how many or even what the total sales have been in the ProBlogger shop – but ...more
Other Income Streams
Advertising on blogs
31st of August 2005 Darren Rowse 2

Advertising on blogs

Rachel has an interesting post on Advertising on blogs where she compares how much advertising takes up on TV, in the Newspapers and on a pretty well known blog: ‘While online ads are on the increase, are we being bombarded by online ads like we are offline? I had a ...more
Advertising