CategoryBlogging Tools and Services
Google currency converter
16th of July 2005 Darren Rowse 9

Google currency converter

Why didn’t anyone tell me about Google’s ability to do currency conversions before? I just learned about it at Geeky Info and think it’s a feature I’ll be using lots. All you have to do is enter an amount that you want to convert into a normal Google search field ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
Reconsidering TypePad
14th of July 2005 Darren Rowse 16

Reconsidering TypePad

I’ve always been a little skeptical of the TypePad blogging platform. I’m not really sure why that is – perhaps I always saw it as a poor cousin on MovableType, or perhaps it was because it was a paid service, or perhaps I was just too lazy to check it ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
FeedBurner launches BuzzBoost
13th of July 2005 Darren Rowse 11

FeedBurner launches BuzzBoost

Feedburner have announced a few service that enables bloggers to cross promote their blogs (if they have more than one) using their new BuzzBoost system. They describe it like this: ‘If you have several blogs or other sites that have their own feeds, we’ll bet a few bottom dollars you’ve ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
Blog Feedback Settings in Movable Type 3.2
6th of July 2005 Darren Rowse 15

Blog Feedback Settings in Movable Type 3.2

I’ve recently been considering moving my last remaining Movable Type blogs over to WordPress 1.5 – however I think I might hold off a little and see what MT 3.2 turns out like. They are in ‘talk it up’ mode at the moment at Six Apart but I have to ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
Blogs, Links, and SEO
29th of June 2005 Wayne Hurlbert 36

Blogs, Links, and SEO

Blogs and links are the perfect couple. Of course, everyone knows that. You don't have to be a hopeless romantic or some SEO techie type to figure that one out.
Blog Promotion
Can I (auto)discover you?
26th of June 2005 Nicole Simon 19

Can I (auto)discover you?

Is your blog set up properly that I can use one click subscription with it? As more and more people start using aggregators to follow their favorite blogs, many of them are using easy services like Bloglines or a tool build into their browser. Yesterday for example, Microsoft showed at ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
WordPress vs Movable Type
21st of June 2005 duncan 99

WordPress vs Movable Type

Its a matter of history that I was a member of the Movable Type diaspora when the house that Mena built decided for better or worse to alienate a large number of their loyal user base with MT 3. Its been 12 months, and a lot of the old MT ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
Making the most of ecto
21st of June 2005 adriaan 18

Making the most of ecto

A few tips on how to use ecto to make your blog more public and profitable.
Affiliate Programs
What do those Alexa rankings mean …
21st of June 2005 Nicole Simon 14

What do those Alexa rankings mean …

Have you ever showed off your Alexa rank? Or looked down at someone because their rank was not high enough from your point of view? Unless you really know what those numbers mean, you might want to think again, especially when you plan on acquiring a blog or a web ...more
Blogging Tools and Services