Introduce Regular Features

published on July 20, 2007

Whether it’s a Weekend Wrap Up, Free Shirt Fridays, or Top 10 Tuesday, I’ve found it’s often very helpful to introduce a regular feature on your blog. Now, a lot of people use the quick link posts as their regular …


Getting in the Groove

published on July 19, 2007

After three days of reading brilliant posts in the Rediscover Your Blogging Groove series over at Problogger.net, I finally decided to join in. I don’t really feel like I’ve lost my groove, but I wanted to highlight this series and …


JohnChow.com has Jumped the Shark

published on July 18, 2007

A couple of days ago as I read through my RSS feeds, I came across a post about ExoClick on JohnChow.com that really surprised me. You see, it was actually about a way for bloggers to make money. It was …


Draft Drafts Not Failed Posts

published on July 17, 2007

If you’re like me, you don’t come up with one or two good topics to blog on each day. Despite the fact that readers like to have a regular source of information (anyone know someone who reads a daily newspaper?) …


Guest Posting on HMTK.com and Down Time

published on July 16, 2007

I’ve got a guest post about, what else… guest blogging up over on Ramblings from the Marginalized. Go check it out and let me know what you think. Also, sorry for the down time today. It seems the Comment Relish …


Leverage Your Strengths

published on July 16, 2007

Each person has different interests, passions, strengths, and weaknesses. While that’s a very obvious statement, many people seem to forget that when it comes to their blog. Especially their blogs that they want to make money from. When you think …


How to Cure Blogger’s Block

published on July 13, 2007

If you’ve ever had to write for a deadline, chances are, you’ve experienced writers block. And, since blogging is essentially the same as writing a column in a newspaper or magazine, we’re just as susceptible to what I call “blogger’s …


Yeah, But Where Do I Start? Choosing a Blog Topic

published on July 10, 2007

One of the best aspects of blogging is being able to get immediate feedback from your readers. One of the first comments I received on the content on this site so far was “Yeah, that’s great, but where do I …


Wait! Write before you Launch

published on July 9, 2007

We’ve all been there. You come up with a new idea for a site, you register the domain, install WordPress or some other blogging platform, and write a post or two introducing your new blog to the world. Of course, …