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Blog Buyouts
19th of November 2004 Darren Rowse

Blog Buyouts

Wired News has an interesting piece on media buy outs. The article finishes up by predicting that in the next year or so that we’ll see companies moving in to purchase blogs. ‘According to Sam Whitmore, editor of Sam Whitmore’s Media Survey, over the next 12 to 24 months you ...more
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The Inside Story on the Sale of the Ensight Blog
29th of September 2004 Darren Rowse 1

The Inside Story on the Sale of the Ensight Blog

Jeremy C. Wright, the blogger who sold his blog, has been getting a bit of criticism for doing so in the last few days and has decided to give his readers The Inside Story on the Sale. It makes for fascinating reading giving an insight into the thought process that ...more
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Revenue Generation Ideas for your Blog
27th of September 2004 Darren Rowse 1

Revenue Generation Ideas for your Blog

Oristus has posted a fantastic list of Revenue Generation Ideas for your blog. It is one of the most comprehensive lists I’ve seen so far on the topic and covers everything from Premium Content Offerings through to Classifieds through to RSS Ads and RSS Premium Feeds. Here is one of ...more
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Blog Farming – Fatten your Blog up to Sell at Market
25th of September 2004 Darren Rowse 3

Blog Farming – Fatten your Blog up to Sell at Market

Another way of earning revenue from your blog is simply to build it up to sell it. There are not too many examples of blogs that have been sold yet but one that recently went on the market and was sold is Ensight. I have recently read The E-Myth Revisited ...more
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A beginner’s guide to setting up an online store
24th of September 2004 Darren Rowse 3

A beginner’s guide to setting up an online store

I’ve noticed a number of blogger recently who are setting up their own online stores to sell products related to their blog’s topic. Following is an excerpt from a useful article that might help you to begin to think through what such an approach might entail. ‘Online selling is by ...more
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