Posts tagged with 'blogging'
Since we launched the new website back in December it has only been possible for Econsultancy staffers to post to our blog, but we've now improved our functionality and can welcome back guest bloggers.
I've discussed the economics of blogging numerous times in the past. Can
blogging be a viable career? Can the blogosphere mint hoards of new
millionaires? These are all questions that many have asked over the
past several years as the blogosphere has grown in size and prominence.
Despite the fact that I have been able to turn my blogging activities
into a bit of cash, I've remained skeptical about blogging as a
business and as a career, which is why the man behind Drama 2.0 still calls 'international business' his primary line of work.
Nick Reynolds has worked at the BBC for the past 20 years in a variety of roles and is currently editor at the BBC's Internet Blog.
I recently asked him a few questions about his work and the BBC's editorial policies and processes...
The Technorati Top 100 consists of the internet's 100 most popular blogs as measured, of course, by Technorati. The blogs on the Top 100 list cover topics from technology to politics to celebrities.
But while the topics covered by the internet's most popular blogs may be diverse, the software that is used to run them isn't.
Well are you? Because if you are then you might be interested in working in Econsultancy’s newly-launched US division.
Headed up by former ClickZ VP and editor-in-chief Rebecca Lieb, we’re expecting big things from the US, where tens of thousands of our users are based. Rebecca recently joined us
and is looking for a talented writer to help create some fantastic content for Econsultancy.
It's a question that most bloggers grapple with at some point: how frequently should I blog?
If you don't post often enough, you risk losing your audience. If you post too much, you risk posting for posting's sake.
Last week I discussed the ongoing debate around the use of paid links
for SEO. As I noted, there seems to be a growing consensus that the use
of paid links is a risky proposition.
Most SEOs, even those who still utilize paid links, tend to agree -
building links the old-fashioned way (i.e. earning them) is the best
Automattic, the maker of the popular WordPress open-source blogging
software, made a big announcement last week - the release of WordPress
As a WordPress user myself, this was exciting news because WordPress 2.7 is a major update.