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Why Buying a Website or Blog Can Be Better Than Starting One

Almost any successful blogger will tell you to be prepared to put in six months, a year, maybe two years before you start making real money from a travel blog. There’s

Are You Working in a Focused Way…or Just Looking Busy?

“I’ve been busy, so busy” people love to say, like it’s something to be proud of. I prefer the quote, “Busy is a sign of weakness.” It means you don’t know

Self-publish Your Book in Multiple Formats

If you put out your own book instead of going through a traditional publisher, you’ll likely make a lot more money. You do have to commit to a lot more work,

Meet Ian and Tonya Fitzpatrick, Founders of World Footprints

Ian and Tonya Fitzpatrick, the founders of World Footprints and hosts of the multi award-winning World Footprints podcast are not typical travel journalists. Between them they have acquired six college degrees, two

Are You Too Cheap to Succeed?

If your travel writing or blogging earnings have stalled and you can’t seem to move the needle, you may want to look at your spending. No, I’m not telling you to