CategoryBlog Promotion
How to Build Your Blog’s Readership
25th of April 2008 Darren Rowse 37

How to Build Your Blog’s Readership

@jeremyjacks asks – How did you get to be a big blogger? And what should I do to get more site hits?” also – @JoshAnstey asks – “whats the best way to build blog exposure?” I’m not sure I’m famous outside of a very small segment of the internet – ...more
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How Do I Get More Relevant Readers for My Blog?
25th of April 2008 Darren Rowse 29

How Do I Get More Relevant Readers for My Blog?

@happygirl08 asks about how to – “get more relevant readers to your blog/ mailing list??” Good question – some bloggers tend to focus on getting more readers of any kind – they don’t really care about who they are, they just want their numbers to increase. So I think it’s ...more
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10 Ways to Improve Blog Traffic in 30 Minutes or Less
13th of April 2008 Darren Rowse 136

10 Ways to Improve Blog Traffic in 30 Minutes or Less

This is a guest post on improving blog traffic from Courtney Tuttle. Courtney writes about marketing online at Court’s Internet Marketing School. 1. Create link clusters within your blog A link cluster is a group of links that you can point at a post or page to improve its search ...more
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The Opportunity Cost of Not Participating in Web Events
3rd of April 2008 Darren Rowse 34

The Opportunity Cost of Not Participating in Web Events

Just a quick post/tip to followup on the April Fools post update that I did yesterday. While in general I find the day to be a distraction more than anything else (I’m sure many of us spent more time filtering pranks than doing much else yesterday) it is one of ...more
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How I Use Twitter to Promote My Blog
25th of March 2008 Darren Rowse 133

How I Use Twitter to Promote My Blog

How Can Twitter be used to promote a blog? In this guest post Chris Brogan gives a few tips on blog promotion. Twitter is a lot of things to a lot of people. For some, it’s a virtual water cooler. For others, it’s a great way to get answers to ...more
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Blog Promotion – Reader Submitted Tips
22nd of March 2008 Darren Rowse 38

Blog Promotion – Reader Submitted Tips

Last week I ran a series with five tactics for promoting a blog that I’d use if I were starting out again in blogging. To finish it off I asked readers to submit their own blog promotion tips of things that I didn’t include. The comments left were great and ...more
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How to Promote Yourself (and Your Blog) at a Conference
21st of March 2008 Darren Rowse 57

How to Promote Yourself (and Your Blog) at a Conference

Conferences can be a prime space for bloggers to recruit new readers. Last week at SXSWi it was fascinating to watch hundreds of bloggers attempt to standout from the crowd, network and develop fruitful relationships with others there. In this video I point out 5 of the better tips and ...more
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If YOU Were Starting Out in Blogging from Scratch – How Would You Promote Your Blog?
18th of March 2008 Darren Rowse 50

If YOU Were Starting Out in Blogging from Scratch – How Would You Promote Your Blog?

Over the past week I’ve shared five strategies that I’d use to promote my blog if I were starting from scratch again today. We started off by looking at how the majority of your efforts need to be focused upon Readers You Don’t Already Have (obvious but important) and then ...more
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How to Grow Your Blog with Viral Copy
16th of March 2008 Darren Rowse 48

How to Grow Your Blog with Viral Copy

This week I’ve been exploring five strategies that I’d employ to promote my blog if I were starting all over again. I said earlier in the series that I’m assuming ‘great content’ is being added to the hypothetical new blog that we’re promoting. However when it comes to blogging not ...more
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