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14th of February 2014 Darren Rowse 125

Passion – Do You Have It?

Recently on Twitter I was asked for some tips on what sets ‘great’ blogs apart from the rest. With millions of bloggers creating blog posts every day – how do you stand out? It’s a big question, and the reality is that there are many ingredients to building a successful ...more
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15th of November 2013 Darren Rowse 187

What My Wife Has Taught Me About Blogging After Just 3 Months

Next week marks the 3 month anniversary of Vanessa (my wife) starting her first blog at Style and Shenanigans. It’s been a fascinating process to watch her plan, launch and grow her blog. Some might imagine that being married to ‘the ProBlogger’ means she’s constantly being told what to do ...more
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10th of October 2013 Darren Rowse 82

5 First Year Posts that Led to Over 6 Million Views

What sort of content should you publish on your blog to help you grow traffic in your first year? There is no right or wrong answer to that question as each blog will be different depending upon the topic, your writing style and the purpose of your blog. However, I ...more
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Don’t Fall Into This Trap That Could Destroy Your Blog
4th of September 2013 Darren Rowse 176

Don’t Fall Into This Trap That Could Destroy Your Blog

Last week I spent time with a young blogger who was completely stalled with her blog (for the purpose of this post I’ll call her Sally). Sally’s blogging had started with a bang and had put together 3 great months of content and had started to build a readership but ...more
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Attend the ProBlogger Training Event Virtually
17th of August 2013 Darren Rowse 19

Attend the ProBlogger Training Event Virtually

Are you looking for a little inspiration and guidance in your blogging as you head into the rest of 2013? The Problogger Training Event Virtual Pass could be just what you need. In March this year when I announced the 2013 ProBlogger Event I did so quite nervously because we’d ...more
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5th of July 2013 Darren Rowse 138

9 Ways to Keep You Fresh, Inspired and Creative

How do you keep yourself fresh, inspired and creative as a blogger? I was asked variations of this question three times this week, so thought I’d put my mind to giving a public answer. There are certainly times when I don’t feel overly ‘fresh’, ‘inspired’ or ‘creative’. However, I guess ...more
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27th of June 2013 Darren Rowse 14

Lost Your Blogging Groove? Kickstart it with this 2 for 1 Deal on ProBlogger eBooks

Can you believe that it’s almost the middle of 2013 already? If you’re anything like me you started out this year with big dreams and intentions to deliver on some signficant goals with your blog. However along the way to reaching ones goals often comes a lot of distractions and ...more
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13th of June 2013 Darren Rowse 98

How to Make Your Blogging Dreams Come True

“ONE DAY I’ll be a full time blogger!” ‘V’ – my wife – must have heard that statement 100 or more times in 2003-2004. It would usually be accompanied by a spread sheet and/or chart in which I showed her how the earnings from my blog had grown from $9 ...more
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12 Blogging Income Streams [And the Story of My 10 Year ‘Overnight’ Success]
9th of May 2013 Darren Rowse 195

12 Blogging Income Streams [And the Story of My 10 Year ‘Overnight’ Success]

Today I was speaking with a blogger (I’ll call her Alice for the sake of this post) who was feeling a little overwhelmed with the idea of monetizing her blog. She expressed that as she looked at other blogs in her niche, everyone seemed to be doing such amazing things. ...more
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