Monthly Archives: May 2007

Promotion Experiment – Submitting to Directories

Here at The Blog Works we are running an experiment to determine the value of submitting blogs to directories. We will discover which directories are easiest to gain an entry in, and watch the effect of those links on pagerank and traffic. We have begun with a number of general and niche directories, some of […] Continue reading

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Virgin Birth – but it’s a Shark and a Mouse

“Virgin births are possible in female sharks, according to a new study that found a captive female bonnethead shark had reproduced without having been near a male in three years.” reports the ABC today. Director of the Henry Doorly Zoo … Continue reading Continue reading

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