I spy on my cousin sister by reading her blog. Courtesy PostSecret.
Covers Blogs, Blogging Tips, Online Monetization etc.
It’s a cycle – blog stories make it to the Techmeme homepage, stay there for a couple of minutes (or hours) and are then replaced by fresh ones.
Cringley – Microblogs like Twitter and Pownce will become passe in 2008, being surpassed by Nanoblogs where users post moment-by-moment fluctuations in their heart rates, cholesterol counts, and IQs.
Should you pick FeedBlitz or FeedBurner for providing RSS to Email service on your blog?
Google AdSense brought in the maximum advertising revenue - not quoting any specific numbers but they are in 5 figures USD monthly.
Little technical skill is needed to publish a well-read blog, meaning just about anyone with something worthwhile to say can find an audience, said Kim Malone Scott, director of online sales and operations for Google's AdSense.
NYT – On Nov. 30, immediately after three of Gawker’s top editors quit, Gawker published a job listing for a managing editor.
Blogger comments are now OpenID enabled but you can easily use your Blog URL as your OpenID url.
Yahoo! Plugin for WordPress - Embed Flickr photos to your WordPress blog automatically.
That means constant connection to one's blogging device while writing shorter but more frequent blog postings. It also means less chest thumping about wicked politicians, less trumpeting of one's expertise and more chatty postings about cats, kids and lunch.
Two weeks ago, Google implemented some massive changes in their AdSense text ad formats to reduce accidental clicks.
Ads for Adobe PDF inserts Yahoo! Ads (pay-per-click or CPC) into PDF files when viewed inside Adobe Acrobat Writer or Adobe Reader software. Each time the PDF content is viewed, targeted ads are dynamically matched by Yahoo to the content of the document. The publisher receives anonymized reports about which ads ran alongside which published content.
Do you want to move your blog from Blogger to WordPress. This blog platform migration guide will help you make a shift from Blogger to WordPress without affecting your search engine traffic, Google Juice and keeping your RSS subscriber count intact.
Google has added OpenID support in Blogger comments engine – that means if you are logged into WordPress, TypePad, LiveJournal or any of the other OpenID supported services, you can leave a comment on Blogger Blogs using the same credentials.
Rating widget on your blog to collect feedback from your readers. Then access your blog's Rating Intelligence Report to see running data on how your audience is rating your content.
Now imagine that the network is the blogosphere where new blogs spring into existence every day. And as they do, these newly minted bloggers are aspiring to make money. They set up their blog, pick a unique topic, research Google ads and affiliate programs, and they start writing content. But they are in for big disappointment, because in order to make money from blogging, they'll need more than good, original content - they need traffic.
If you can move through the noise on blogs, depending on the subject they might be a great way to get insight on what people are thinking.
Aaron – The big problem with blogging is that there is an echo effect to it, and bloggers end up chasing the same keywords that other bloggers are targeting, and many of these have limited commercial viability.