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Interview With Henry Copeland From Blogads
18th of March 2005 Darren Rowse

Interview With Henry Copeland From Blogads

John Hawkins has a good interview with BlogAds owner – Henry Copeland over at A Mini-Interview With Henry Copeland From Blogads. Henry is always most insightful and a creative thinker that I respect so when I see him featured in this type of thing I always carefully read it from ...more
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How Much to Charge for Blog Ads
16th of March 2005 Darren Rowse 3

How Much to Charge for Blog Ads

Over the past few days I’ve had a number of bloggers email asking for advice on how much to charge for advertising on their blogs. I thought I’d open the question up for some discussion. How much would you charge for advertising on your site? Of course the answer would ...more
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MSN Search Advertising
15th of March 2005 Darren Rowse

MSN Search Advertising

Microsoft will begin a beta search advertising program shortly says Bloomberg – no word yet on if they plan to extend this system into other websites as Google have done with Adsense and as Yahoo are expected to do shortly. ‘Microsoft Corp., which runs the No. 3 U.S. Internet search ...more
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Shiny Media Lands Blog Advertising Campaign
15th of March 2005 Darren Rowse

Shiny Media Lands Blog Advertising Campaign

Shiny Media has landed a great ad deal with vacuum cleaner manufacturer Dyson who will be running an ad campaign at their blogs Shiny Shiny and Tech Digest for a new product. The ads look pretty cool too – based on the 70’s ‘computer/TV’ game ‘Pong’. Just another example of ...more
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Weblogs, Inc. – Focus Ads
2nd of March 2005 Darren Rowse 3

Weblogs, Inc. – Focus Ads

Weblogs Inc are taking blog advertising in a new direction with their Focus Ads which invite their readers to leave a comment on advertisers (you can see one here). Its an interesting concept that they are promoting as adding to their transparency in advertising. Here’s what they say about it. ...more
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Team Blogging the Only Profitable Way?
20th of February 2005 Darren Rowse 4

Team Blogging the Only Profitable Way?

pc4media is making some sense writing on Access to Inventory. Ad sales is Most Profitable when More Inventory is Accessible ‘No matter how good your writing is, if you don’t have a full time sales guy selling ad inventory, you aren’t making a living. And therefore, the more writers you ...more
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Blog Advertising: Right for You?
20th of February 2005 Darren Rowse

Blog Advertising Articles Blog Advertising: Right for You?

I’m sorry for my absence this past few days, I’ve been speaking at a conference and also trying to keep up with posting on a couple of trade shows in the US that are related to a couple of my blogs. Things should return to normal here in the next ...more
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Why Adsense Doesn’t Work…For Everyone
17th of February 2005 Darren Rowse 4

Why Adsense Doesn’t Work…For Everyone

Jim at BlogKits has a good article on why Google Adsense Doesn’t Work for all Bloggers. His argument is sound and his figures are good. He does a case study whereby he comes to the conclusion that a blog with 200 visitors per day with 1000 page views would earn ...more
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Last In Text Link Auction
17th of February 2005 Darren Rowse 3

Last In Text Link Auction

Paul has an interesting article on Harvesting his High Page Rank. He has a travel site with a page rank of 5 that he sells text links on. However he has a novel approach to how to determine which link is first in the list – he auctions the top ...more
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