Group Writing Project: Write a ‘How To…’ Post

Years ago here on ProBlogger we used to run ‘group writing project’ where I’d nominate a style of posts and then all readers would go away and write a new post in that style to practice their blogging… and then would come back here and leave us a link to the post. The Project had [...]

Group Writing Project: Write a ‘How To…’ Post

Years ago here on ProBlogger we used to run ‘group writing project’ where I’d nominate a style of posts and then all readers would go away and write a new post in that style to practice their blogging… and then would come back here and leave us a link to the post. The Project had [...]

Financial Planning for Bloggers

We all strive to have our personal finances in order.   Managing our financial resources wisely brings peace, security, and allows us to utilize our financial resources on in ways that are important to us. Proper financial planning requires work and diligence and tends to be more of a continuous process rather than a one-time event [...]

How to Get More Content for Your Blog

This is a guest post by Kristi Hines. One of the biggest challenges that bloggers face – whether they are blogging for themselves or their business – is creating enough content. Most people can’t just write a blog post in 15 minutes. Creating quality content takes a major investment of time and resources. If you’re [...]

Making Money Online – The NEW Standard

A Guest contribution from Nick Thacker from www.LiveHacked.com. I’ve been a leech for most of my life. By “leech,” of course, I mean I’ve basically existed online as the type of person who consumes considerably more than I’ve created. But this year things changed. I was, and still am, a student of the Internet age, [...]

What’s Your Reaction to the Retirement of Google Reader?

Yesterday Google announced the retirement of their Google Reader RSS reader product. I’ve tweeted a little about it but thought it might be interesting to see the response of readers to this news. it seems at least some people are concerned (with thousands signing this petition already). For me it is annoying to lose the [...]

ProBlogger Training Event: A Last Release of Early Bird Tickets Today

This post was intended to let you know that last night we released a round of Early Bird Tickets for our upcoming Training Event on the Gold Coast in Queensland (Australia). However the 100 tickets we released yesterday all sold within an hour of us releasing them (without really us promoting it beyond the email [...]

ProBlogger Training Event: A Last Release of Early Bird Tickets Today

This post was intended to let you know that last night we released a round of Early Bird Tickets for our upcoming Training Event on the Gold Coast in Queensland (Australia). However the 100 tickets we released yesterday all sold within an hour of us releasing them (without really us promoting it beyond the email [...]

Broaden Your Blog’s Reach Through Innovative Content [Case Study]

This guest post is by Tommy Walker of Inside The Mind.  Back in November last year, we ran a crowd funding campaign to bring back Inside The Mind for a second season. Even though we didn’t reach our overall campaign goals, we learned two very important things: 1. Unexpected success Our campaign converted at 5.6%. Our goal initially was [...]

11 Tips to Breaking Bloggers Block Through Solving Reader Problems

Have you ever had bloggers block? If so – you’re not alone. Almost every blogger I’ve ever asked has admitted to having it at least once! Below is some practical tips on how to break through it (including a little homework to action it). Recently I was speaking with a blogger of a ‘how to‘ [...]