Archive for Blogging

Movable Type 4.0 Beta Launches – Back to Open Source Roots

I don’t often read Techcrunch, but this story caught my eye. Six Apart just launched Movable Type 4.0 Beta, and they’re going back to open source from their current licensing setup. For the new bloggers reading this, you’re probably wondering what in the world Movable Type is? For you guys, WordPress or Blogger are really […]

The Power of Trackbacks

Trackbacks, Pingbacks, whatever you want to call them, they are powerful.  If you are a blogger and you aren’t using trackbacks, you need to stop and rethink your blogging strategy.  Kevin at Blogging Tips recently posted on his experience using trackbacks, and the extra traffic that can result. So why are trackbacks so great?  Well, […]

AuctionAds Review

This post care of Adam Ferguson from rotten bananas. Leroy asked for some help providing content while he’s sunnin it up in Baltimore. I’ve recently begun using AuctionAds (aff) on my guitar blog, axplay, so how about a review? AuctionAds is an advertising partner that displays relevant eBay auctions on your site. It displays the […]

Sometimes it’s ok to lose readers

Yes, I said it.  And I’ll say it again to make sure it’s clear – sometimes it’s ok to lose readers.  Every now and again, you’ll say something that offends someone, and they stop reading your site.  Perhaps you put up an advertisement that they didn’t like – maybe they hate Kontera ads.  At some point, […]

The Importance of Choosing a Niche

This post contributed by Adam Ferguson from Rotten Bananas. Well I’ve been running my blog for a few months now. My official start date fell somewhere around the beginning-middle of January. It started with me saying to a buddy, “Hey let’s start a blog.” I then went home and looked at the Fantastico support built […]

When should you start monetizing your blog?

I was reading a post just the other day that Mitch wrote on, about the downside of monetizing a blog too early in it’s life. He has some good points, especially about progressing from publishing free information to selling ebooks. However, I have trouble agreeing with the whole concept. When you first start a […]



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    However, I tend to run off on tangets quite often. I call this part of the site 'random crap'. Basically I'll go off and post about whatever I want, just to keep things interesting. Have fun and stay tuned.