Archive for the ‘Blog Republic’ Category

Creating Original Content Takes Real Effort

Monday, January 21st, 2008

It's not hard to understand why people decide to "spam" the internet. They realize how tough the content creation process is, and they don't want any part of it. If you've attempted to create unique and interesting content for any period of time, you realize it takes real ...

Blogging Monetization - The Truth As I See It

Thursday, August 2nd, 2007

Monetizing your blogs has been a particularly hot topic for a few years now, but not too much new ground is being broken, as far as I'm concerned. And the days of passive "set it and forget" it plans seems to be over. Now you have to work ...

Blogging Can Turn You Into A Monster

Thursday, May 3rd, 2007

Now this is the type of problem that a professional blogger won't have. But blogging, in the sense of keeping an intense personal journal, managed to wreck this guy psychologically. I used to keep a personal diary style blog, detailing my frustrations and hopes for the future. I found it ...

Why Do I Blog?

Friday, April 6th, 2007

That's the question asked by intrepid and exalted Singaporean blogger Tan Kian Ann in his post Why do I blog? I'm tempted to answer with the simple truth: for the money, but that answer is not the one I'll make for two reasons. 1) It sounds so damn bad when you write ...

Intrepid Bloggers Rewarded With Free Cruise

Thursday, April 5th, 2007

There's nothing like a free cruise that you received due to your blogging to lift your spirits. The unexpected benefit came yesterday when a representative of Royal Caribbean Cruises extended an offer to Heather and myself to take a free two day cruise on the new "Liberty of the ...

25,000 Uniques Per Week

Wednesday, January 17th, 2007

Well the methods that I've been preaching here for awhile are beginning to really take off. Here's the last week at Absolutely.Fa-bulo.us. This blog is now 4 and 1/2 months old. The traffic is all organic. The only money I've ever spent to market the ...

A Blogger Can Never Surrender

Wednesday, January 17th, 2007

Churchill never gave up...and it was a good thing for millions Winston Churchill was an inspirational leader to millions. In the darkest days of World War II he inspired the citizens of his nation to stand tall against any and all adveristy. Can we, as bloggers, take solace in ...

Don’t Be Afraid To Try New Things When Promoting Your Blog

Monday, January 15th, 2007

The longer you stay around online, the more you realize there are no hard and fast rules concerning how to make money. Sure, there are principles that you can adopt, but there's no one guaranteed way to strike it rich. In fact, things change so much on the ...

Ray Dotson - One Question Interview

Wednesday, September 27th, 2006

Welcome to the One Question Blogger Interview Series. Follow the simple instructions to do your own. Bloggers' Bio My name is Ray Dotson and I live in the suburbs of Northern Kentucky near Cincinnati. I'm 36 and I have way too many children and work way too hard for way too ...

Rigel Gregg - joins the Blog Republic

Friday, September 1st, 2006

The Blog Republic Blog Network is proud to announce our latest addition. We're happy to say that Rigel Gregg has joined up with us, and will no be blogging at the Featherish and Healthy Living Blog, where she'll talk about fitness and weight loss. Let's give a big warm welcome ...