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
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Does personal info belong on a business (or entrepreneurial) blog?
10th of August 2005 Darren Rowse 5

Does personal info belong on a business (or entrepreneurial) blog?

Tris has an interesting post asking should bloggers get personal on their business blogs? We could extend the question to commercial/entrepreneurial blogs also. ‘The problem is, I think, that blogs started off as very personal efforts. We knew about peoples’ struggles. We knew about their lives. Then as business blogging ...more
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Another Jason Calacanis Fan Hits Adsense
10th of August 2005 Darren Rowse 13

Another Jason Calacanis Fan Hits Adsense

It looks like someone doesn’t like Jason Calacanis – I just spotted this Adsense ad in Google when I did a search for his name. You’ve got to wonder what gets into people’s minds to pay for ads like these to appear.
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Earning from Search and Contextual Ads – SES 2005
10th of August 2005 Darren Rowse 6

Earning from Search and Contextual Ads – SES 2005

Stephan Spencer has posted of his experience of the Earnings from Search and Contextual Ads session at SES today. I have to say as I read it that I’m very jealous of him as this would be one session I would love to have been at – partly for the ...more
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Google News Adds RSS
10th of August 2005 Darren Rowse 4

Google News Adds RSS

ProBloggers and RSS addicts everywhere are jumping up and down in their boxer shorts because Google News has finally added RSS feeds to its service! Wooohooo! I’ve just spent the last 30 minutes adding a series of feeds to my Bloglines account and am looking forward to seeing how it ...more
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Search Engine Optimization Tips for Blogs – Site Themes and Design
10th of August 2005 Darren Rowse 11

Search Engine Optimization Tips for Blogs – Site Themes and Design

Time for a couple more tips for the Search Engine Optimization Tips for Blogs Series: Themed sites – One of the growing theories of SEO that I’ve been reading about recently is that you are more likely to rank well if you have a substantial amount of pages on a ...more
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