Start a Blog

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Many travellers start a blog for a variety of reasons: there are those who only want to let family and friends know where and what they are doing while others make their blog more professional and try to make an income to support their travels. No matter what kind of a blogger you hope to be here are the steps to get you up and running.

Step 1: Choose a name

Step 2: Buy the domain name

Step 3: Select a hosting company

Step 4: Set up your blog (most use WordPress) and make it look good

Step 5: upload content (daily, weekly, monthly)

Step 6: Monetise your website/blog

Step 7: Promote your website on social media

 

 

Read our ‘Start a Blog’ blogs

 

Monetise your blog

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Write a great blog post

8 steps to write a great blog post When I was thinking about starting a blog I did a lot of research and I discovered there are a number of steps to turn an idea in to a great blog. Here is what I discovered. Step 1: Understand your audience OK. I have...

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6 methods I use to get blog ideas

Where are all the great blog ideas? I wonder sometimes if other bloggers are like me. Because some weeks I just don’t know what to blog about then other weeks ideas are just popping in to my head and I’m not sure which idea to run with. So to help those...

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Travel Writing Today

How Travel Writing has evolved When I started writing travel articles there were only two options available. You were either a staff writer on a magazine or newspaper or you could be a freelancer providing articles and photos to a variety of magazines and...

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