I have another project that will soon be taking up most of my time and unfortunately I will not be able to continue managing Blogging Pro. I’ve had a lot of fun and have met a lot of people from around the world while reporting on blogging resources.
If you’re interested in purchasing Blogging Pro please use the contact form linked under Resources and include your bid, a brief history of your blogging experience, a list of the current websites you operate, and a summary of what you would do with Blogging Pro.
Highest bidder will not necessarily win the bid to purchase Blogging Pro. I will also consider the prospective owners intentions and experience with blogging and WordPress.
The following is pertinent information to help prospective owners with determining their bids. Information is current as of June 15, 2005.
Founded: May 2004 by John Hesch
Alexa Traffic Rank for bloggingpro.com: 26,552
Web Site Traffic:
Jun 2005 Unique Daily – 4532
May 2005 Unique Daily – 4164 Unique Monthly – 129091
Apr 2005 Unique Daily – 4530 Unique Monthly – 135919
Mar 2005 Unique Daily – 4500 Unique Monthly – 139529
Feb 2005 No data
Jan 2005 Unique Daily – 1744 Unique Monthly – 54071
Dec 2004 Unique Daily – 1344 Unique Monthly – 41671
Nov 2004 Unique Daily – 1079 Unique Monthly – 32374
Oct 2004 Unique Daily – 936 Unique Monthly – 29040
Sep 2004 Unique Daily – 850 Unique Monthly – 25522
Aug 2004 Unique Daily – 697 Unique Monthly – 21616
Jul 2004 Unique Daily – 676 Unique Monthly – 20958
The above came from the servers Webalizer stats.
The drop in unique daily visitors in May was due to the loss of my Internet connection for seven days during the reporting period.
Blogging Pro posts are listed in the Dashboard of every standard WordPress installation. I cannot guarantee that Blogging Pro will continue to be included.
FeedBurner reports that there are 665 RSS feed subscribers to Blogging Pro. Peak circulation for the past seven days was 679.
Blogging Pro has a Google PageRank of 6 and is listed in the top 10 Google search results for the following keywords:
wordpress 1.5 theme
wordpress 1.5 template
and 13th for the term blogging.
June 2005 – $5.22/day | Projected $156.60/month
May 2005 – $3.45/day | $103.50/month
April 2005 – $3.38/day | $101.50/month
Other advertising revenue:
June 2005 – $50.00
May 2005 – $50.00
April 2005 – $0.00
The minimum bid accepted is $2,000 US.
I am willing to continue hosting the site on my dedicated server for $10/month.