A Call for ProBlogger Readers to Unite in Generosity
11th of August 2005 Darren Rowse 8

A Call for ProBlogger Readers to Unite in Generosity

As a result of my last post on Blogging that gives hope I’m feeling moved to do something for Cary and Lori who continue to struggle through Lori’s cancer. Cary actually posted yesterday that he and Lori and heading away for a couple of days break after what seems to ...more
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Blogging that Gives Hope
11th of August 2005 Darren Rowse 9

Blogging that Gives Hope

I just stumbled (via Linkfilter) upon a blog over at MSN Spaces called typical guy, atypical situation – a blog written by a guy named Kenny who is a quadriplegic that is getting massive attention at the moment through his blog. He was featured on MSN Space’s main page and ...more
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Search Engine Optimization Tips for Blogs – Lengthy Domain Registration, One Topic Posts, Optimal Length Posts
11th of August 2005 Darren Rowse 10

Search Engine Optimization Tips for Blogs – Lengthy Domain Registration, One Topic Posts, Optimal Length Posts

Time for some more SEO tips for the Search Engine Optimization Tips for Blogs Series. Register your Domain for a Lengthy Period – a recent patent by Google indicates that it now looks at the length of your domain’s registration in ranking it. It does this because many spam sites ...more
31 Days to Building a Better Blog
31 Days to Building a Better Blog – Day 10
10th of August 2005 Darren Rowse 1

31 Days to Building a Better Blog – Day 10

Double figures in the 31 day project. Today there were just the two submitted blog tips from readers who are going to get everyone’s attention. Gone Away has a post titled – Anyone for Comments? PC Doctor has been busy writing blog tips again with Not everyone knows what a ...more
31 Days to Building a Better Blog
Search Engine Optimization Tips for Blogs – Outbound Links and Choosing a Domain
10th of August 2005 Darren Rowse 6

Search Engine Optimization Tips for Blogs – Outbound Links and Choosing a Domain

Outbound Links – There is debate over how SEs treat outbound links from your blog. I’m in the camp who believe that relevant outbound links enhance your site’s ranking in search engines. I always link out to quality relevant sites that I think my readers will find useful and have ...more
31 Days to Building a Better Blog
Adsense Testing Site Topic Signaling
10th of August 2005 Darren Rowse 8

Adsense Testing Site Topic Signaling

DMNews has an article today that reports that Google’s Adsense team is testing a new system with a small number of it’s publishers that allows them to signal to Google what type of site that they are running in order to help Adsense target better ads: ‘Though AdSense already uses ...more
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Behaviors of the Blogosphere Controversy
10th of August 2005 Darren Rowse 2

Behaviors of the Blogosphere Controversy

Well it seems that yesterday’s ‘Behaviors of the Blogosphere’ Study Results have ruffled a few feathers in the past 24 hours with a number of bloggers pointing out some of the problems, inconsistencies and biases in the study. Not the least of these is Jason Calacanis who whilst maintaining he’s ...more
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Blogging Pro Reaches the $100 a Day in Adsense Mark
10th of August 2005 Darren Rowse 18

Blogging Pro Reaches the $100 a Day in Adsense Mark

Jacob at Blogging Pro has reached the $100 per day from Adsense milestone – it’s a goal that so many bloggers have but that can be so elusive – he writes: ‘I did it! I finally reached my goal of breaking $100 in 1 day of Adsense earnings. $102.26 to ...more
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Search Engine Optimization Tips for Blogs – Internal Links and Frequent Posting
10th of August 2005 Darren Rowse 14

Search Engine Optimization Tips for Blogs – Internal Links and Frequent Posting

A few SEO tips for bloggers: Interlink your Site – The way Search Engines index your blog is to send little robot crawlers to your site to track what you’ve written and follow the links. Make it easier for them to get around your blog by using internal linking wisely. ...more
31 Days to Building a Better Blog