Monday, August 06, 2007

40+ Free Blog Hosts

"So it seems all we ever speak about is Wordpress, but don’t forget that you have options when choosing a blog platform. Here are 40 free ways to get started."

A complete list of blogging options.

Friday, August 03, 2007

30+ WordPress 3-Column Themes

"You never get a second chance to make a first impression, so you need a clean, easy to read, and well organized theme for your blog. Today we’re going to concentrate on three column designs."

Lots of three column themes for WordPress.

Thursday, July 26, 2007

50+ Tools For The WordPress Admin

"Running your Wordpress blog can feel like a full-time job sometimes. We’ve compiled an A-Z list of more than 50 plugins to help you streamline everything you need to do out back. As with any plugins list, don’t install them all at once!"

Another list of Wordpress add-ons - irresistible.

Tuesday, July 24, 2007

30+ Plugins for Wordpress Comments

"When working on a WordPress blog, posts often take center stage. However, the comments are often just as important - they create valuable discussion. And yet the default WordPress comment box is simplistic and uninspiring - here are Mashable’s favorite comment-focused WordPress plugins that can eliminate spam, improve the appearance of comments, and add more value to your posts."

A valuable list of add-ons to deal with WordPress comments.

Wednesday, July 11, 2007

Welcome to Blog to Print - Powered by SharedBook

"Content owners on Google's Blogger platform and their readers can now use the Blog2Print widget to turn posts into a printed book with a single click. Additional compatibility with other platforms will become available later this summer."

This is in beta, but it looks most promising.

Monday, July 02, 2007

HP Launches Wordpress Plugin for Blog Printing Options

"HP has released a few new tools for website publishers and bloggers for printing options that site visitors and readers can utilize, called the Tabblo Print Toolkit."

This is interesting because the printer manufacturer might be the only one concerned with printing blogs.

Thursday, June 28, 2007

A Definitive List of Paid Blogging Sites: Ways to Make Money Online

"One of the easiest ways to make money online is to set up a blog around a specific topic of interest and generate online income from the display of advertising/affiliate programs, product sales or the provision of online services."

A list of sites on how to make money with blogs.

Saturday, June 16, 2007

Blogger Buzz: Make Your Own Blogger Widgets

"Do you have a great idea for a Blogger widget? The new version of Blogger has an API for adding a custom widget to a blog. By using a simple web form on your site, you can encourage bloggers to add your widget to their blogs."

How to Backup a Blogger Blog

"How to Backup a Blogger Blog

If you have a blog hosted on Blog*Spot and you've upgraded to the new version, there's an easy way to backup your blog."

83 Beautiful Wordpress Themes You (Probably) Haven’t Seen | Smashing Magazine

"83 Beautiful Wordpress Themes You (Probably) Haven’t Seen | Smashing Magazine"

You cannot never have enough themes or clipart.

LineBuzz.com - Inline Blog Comments

"LineBuzz.com - Inline Blog Comments

What is LineBuzz and what does it do?

LineBuzz gives blog readers the ability to post comments directly on the text of a blog entry. A blog author simply installs one line of JavaScript and LineBuzz is activated."

Another options for Blog comments.

O'Reilly Radar > Call for a Blogger's Code of Conduct

"I was quoted in a BBC article a few days ago and a San Francisco Chronicle article on Thursday calling for a 'Blogger's Code of Conduct' in response to the firestorm that has arisen as a result of Kathy Sierra's revelation that she's been targeted by a series of increasingly violent and disturbing anonymous comments on her blog and on a series of weblogs that appeared to have been created for the purpose of celebrating cyber-bullying."

Interesting set of posts.

Sunday, June 03, 2007

Dosh Dosh - Making Money Online

"How to Effectively Create Content for your Niche Blogs: An Introduction and Guide"

Good advice for maintaining your niche blogs over the long haul.

Sunday, January 14, 2007

Free Blogging Video Tutorial

"Blogging With WordPress - Free Video Tutorial"

Good place to start with WordPress. Tutorials on how to install, and how to do the basic template modifications.