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5 Uncommon Ways to Market Your Blog
7th of June 2007 Darren Rowse 75

5 Uncommon Ways to Market Your Blog

The following post has been submitted by Neil Patel from Pronet Advertising and Quick Sprout. If you are trying to increase the popularity of your blog, chances are you’ve already looked into search engine optimization (seo) or leveraging social media sites. There is nothing wrong with using these methods and ...more
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When Was Your Biggest Day of Traffic and How did It Happen?
3rd of June 2007 Darren Rowse 173

When Was Your Biggest Day of Traffic and How did It Happen?

Reader Questions for the weekend: When was your biggest day of traffic? Where did the traffic come from? What (if anything) did you do in order for it to happen? Leave your answers in comments below or write a post about it on your blog and leave a comment here ...more
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What’s the Lowdown on Digg Bait?
26th of May 2007 Darren Rowse 21

What’s the Lowdown on Digg Bait?

Muhammad Saleem wrote a post over at CopyBlogger this week by the title – ‘Is it OK to Write for Digg’ and makes some really good points on either side of the debate. Here are a few key quotes from his piece with a few of my own thoughts: “for ...more
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ProBlogger Readers Do it Better…. than Digg Users
25th of May 2007 Darren Rowse 40

ProBlogger Readers Do it Better…. than Digg Users

Wendy writes a great post today in her introduction to Social Media Strategy and Socially Driven Content. In the post she talks to bloggers about why they should learn about social media, what results they can get and how to start out in it. What caught my attention was right ...more
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How to Find Untapped Audiences Offline – By Letting Others Republish Your Content
1st of May 2007 Darren Rowse 20

How to Find Untapped Audiences Offline – By Letting Others Republish Your Content

One of the increasingly common emails that I’m getting from my Digital Photography School blog is along the lines of: ‘can I republish and article from your blog in my periodical/newsletter/magazine?’ It is an interesting question and one that I’ve had a change of heart on over the past few ...more
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How to List Your Blog in MySpace News
20th of April 2007 Darren Rowse 21

How to List Your Blog in MySpace News

MySpace have recently launched their News service (complete with some very nauseating flashing ads that I’m seeing right now). Loren from Search Engine Journal posts that blogs and news sites wanting to be considered for this new index can submit their link here. This is a worthwhile endeavor for any ...more
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Being ‘Discovered’ vs ‘Slow and Steady’ Blog Growth
14th of April 2007 Darren Rowse 49

Being ‘Discovered’ vs ‘Slow and Steady’ Blog Growth

Kumiko asks – ‘I was studying John Chow’s traffic patterns through Alexa and noticed that his popularity really surged after four of his articles were listed on Digg and his traffic went through the roof. He was ‘discovered’ through these and his traffic levels have never really looked back. And ...more
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The Ultimate Guide to Getting Lots of Link Love
5th of April 2007 Wendy Piersall 66

The Ultimate Guide to Getting Lots of Link Love

This Guest Post was written by Wendy Piersall from eMoms at Home. Good link love, bad link love, do we really care who links to us? A savvy blogger would say yes and no. Based on the 80-20 rule of business – 80% of your traffic will come from only ...more
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A Strategy for Relationship Linking
2nd of April 2007 Darren Rowse 33

A Strategy for Relationship Linking

The following post has been contributed by Liz Strauss from Successful Blog. Blogging is more than writing and sharing information with the masses. Publishing a post only starts the heartbeat of growing blog. Yaro Starak says Don’t Be An Insular Blogger, never linking to or talking about other bloggers. Mike ...more
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