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International Start a Blog Day 2019
1st of January 2019 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

The Best Way to Start a Blog in 2019

If you’ve been Googling how to start a blog, then I’m sure you’ve already come across many resources telling you how. And most of them are pretty much the same, as creating your first blog is just a matter of a few technical steps. We even have a “how to ...more
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How to Start a Blog When You’re Not an Expert: 11 Ways to Make it Work
27th of December 2018 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

How to Start a Blog When You’re Not an Expert: 11 Ways to Make it Work

Is it okay to blog about a topic you’re not an expert on? Definitely. I wasn’t an expert blogger when I started ProBlogger, or an expert photographer when I started Digital Photography School. Even now I don’t consider myself an expert, especially with photography. When I started ProBlogger in 2004 I’d ...more
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How Rowan Sims grew his Pinterest following to 300,000 in two months
12th of November 2018 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

269: How Rowan Grew His Pinterest Following to More Than 300,000 in Two Months

How a Blogger Uses Pinterest to Boost His Following Welcome to the final episode of our Blogger Breakthroughs series. Today we share a story from Rowan Sims, Digital Photography School writer and ProBlogger podcast listener.   Rowan’s also a landscape and travel photographer who uses his blog to teach readers ...more
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Here's how Anita Joyce managed to diversify her blogging income and depend less on page views.
5th of November 2018 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

268: How Anita Diversified Her Blogging Income and Depended Less On Page Views

How a Blogger Expanded Her Income Streams and Engaged Readers in a New Way As a blogger, do you feel like you’re on a hamster wheel? Do you need to continually feed the machine to keep your blog generating traffic and income? We continue our Blogger Breakthroughs series with Anita ...more
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Krista O'Reilly-Davi-Digui, who overcame fear and procrastination in her blogging
29th of October 2018 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

267: How Krista Overcame Fear and Procrastination in Her Blogging

How One Blogger Pushed Through Her Fear We continue our Blogging Breakthroughs series with Krista O’Reilly-Davi-Digui, who has a blog called A Life in Progress. Krista knew nothing about setting up a social platform. But she overcame procrastination and fear to show up regularly. Krista shares how her first viral ...more
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Rachel Miller uses viral content to earn a six-figure income
22nd of October 2018 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

266: How Viral Content Grew Rachel’s Income from ‘Pay for Groceries’ to ‘Buy a House’

How a Blogger Used Viral Content to Grow Her Income Enough to Cover Her Mortgage Payments Rachel Miller is back on ProBlogger for our Blogging Breakthroughs series, which features bloggers’ stories about traffic, income, and other parts of blogging. Blogging has transformed Rachel’s life, and made a difference in the ...more
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One blogger's experience of growing traffic without producing any new content
15th of October 2018 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

265: How One Blogger Grew His Traffic Tenfold Without Producing New Content

One Blogger’s Experience of Growing Traffic Without Producing New Content If you’ve been blogging for a while you’ll relate to Todd Tresidder’s story in this episode of our Blogger Breakthroughs series. A blog that’s been around for a year or more ends up looking messy, and gives readers an inconsistent ...more
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Trixi Symonds uses her blog to build engagement and make a difference
8th of October 2018 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

264: How One Blogger Builds Engagement and Makes a Difference with an Online Community Event

How One Blogger is Using Online Events to Build Engagement and Make a Difference We continue our Blogger Breakthroughs series with a story from Trixi Symonds, whose Coloured Buttons blog teaches kids how to sew. She also created Sew a Softie Day. Trixi started her blog in 2009 to post ...more
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Blogging lessons you can learn from a small country town
4th of October 2018 Laney Galligan 0 Comments

5 Blogging Lessons You Can Learn from a Small Country Town

Looking for the fast lane to blogging success? Want to join the upper echelons of blogging stardom at the top end of town, and be dazzled by the bright lights of the big city? If you’re exhausted from chasing all the shiny things and trying to keep up with the ...more
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