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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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5 Ways to Tap Hidden Money Making Opportunities With Your Blog
29th of March 2007 Wendy Piersall 31

5 Ways to Tap Hidden Money Making Opportunities With Your Blog

This Guest Post was written by Wendy Piersall from eMoms at Home. Although Darren writes frequently on the ways to monetize a blog, it’s no secret that many of his tips work best on a product-focused site such as his Digital Photography Blog. This leaves many of us who write ...more
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5 ways to Increase your Blog Traffic
29th of March 2007 Darren Rowse 38

5 ways to Increase your Blog Traffic

This post has been submitted by Neil Patel. Neil is co-founder and CTO of ACS) and writes regularly on social media issues through the company’s blog, Pronet Advertising. Traffic, traffic, traffic! We all want more traffic but sometimes it can be hard to sift through all the things you can ...more
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What Does it Mean to Optimize a Blog Post?
26th of March 2007 Aaron Wall 9

What Does it Mean to Optimize a Blog Post?

This post has been submitted by Aaron Wall – the author of the comprehensive Search Engine Optimization e-book SEO Book. He blogs at seobook.com With so many people writing online today, just appealing to the robots is a surefire way to never gain market-share. Keyword research is important for creating ...more
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How to Leverage the Traffic of an A-List Blog
21st of March 2007 Wendy Piersall 13

How to Leverage the Traffic of an A-List Blog

This Guest Post was written by Wendy Piersall from eMoms at Home. When I look back over the last 11 months of how my own blog has grown, it’s safe to say that the person who has had the most influence in my traffic and growth has been Darren. Getting ...more
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How a Trackback after a Comment Can Start a Relationship
19th of March 2007 Darren Rowse 40

How a Trackback after a Comment Can Start a Relationship

The following post has been contributed by Liz Strauss from Successful Blog. I was working today, answering comments and writing a post, when in came a trackback from a blog I didn’t know. It immediately got my attention. I went over to see who was talking. Of course, I knew ...more
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How to Promote a Blog
9th of March 2007 Darren Rowse 5

How to Promote a Blog

If there’s a question that I get asked more than any other it’s about how to promote a blog. Here’s some of the most popular posts that I’ve written on the topic of promoting blogs: How to Market your Blog in 2007 – Tony Hung has some great ways to ...more
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