writing advice Archive

Five Business Theories to Apply to Your Self-Employed Writing Life

If you listen to a lot of business podcasts, read magazines like Inc., or just chat with other business owners in Facebook groups, you’ll eventually start hearing a few theories that

Matt Kepnes: Ten Years a Nomad and Making Money on His Own Terms

If asked to name 10 successful travel bloggers, almost anyone in our industry is going to have Matt Kepnes – better known as Nomadic Matt – in their list. Huge traffic,

6.5 Things That Will Make You a Better Non-fiction Writer

Is your writing kind of…blah? Are your articles just kind of laying there, not moving anyone to emotion or action? I made the point several times in the book that Travel

4 Reasons to Leave Comments Enabled on Your Blog

If you want to get bloggers arguing about something in a hurry, ask them what they think of allowing comments on their blog. It can get heated—for good reasons—on both sides

A Conversation with Veteran Journalist, Margie Goldsmith

Margie Goldsmith has won 85 awards including SATW’s Lowell Thomas Travel Journalism’s Gold Award. She has hiked, cycled, paddled, climbed, run marathons, triathlons and adventure races and has been fluffed, buffed