ProBlogger guest author Tony Hung has written an amazingly comprehensive post about marketing your blog in 2007. In it he touches on just about every aspect of what it takes to develop a successful (i.e. popular) blog.
Movable Tweak has a “useful article”:http://www.movabletweak.com/templates/easy_templating_with_individua.php for those of us who find themselves rebuilding hundreds of individual entries whenever they make a change to the individual entry archive template.
Recently I’ve noticed a marked increase in the amount of comment spam I’ve been receiving. It got so bad at one point that I could have a hundred or (many) more spam comments to wade through in my inbox.