The Best Facebook Groups for Travel Bloggers

Reading Time: 5 minutes When I first started this whole travel blogging thing, I had no idea what I was doing. Honestly, I sometimes still feel like I don’t have a clue, especially with the rapid nature of transformation in this industry. That’s where Facebook groups for bloggers come in. In “real life,” I don’t know any other travel …

Pinterest Marketing 101: How I Get Over 200K Monthly Viewers

Reading Time: 6 minutes This whole blogging thing is overwhelming. I remember sifting through hundreds of blog posts, stressed about which marketing channel to prioritize. Honestly, I still don’t have everything figured out. But, one day, I changed my Pinterest to a business account, and realized that Pinterest marketing is the way to go for me. Here’s why. It …

A Day in the Life of a Freelancing Full-Time Traveler

Reading Time: 5 minutes I feel a little silly typing the title of this post, because there really is no daily pattern I follow. But, there are some consistencies in my days at home, and on the road. Freelancing sometimes means rushing pieces for a deadline, even while traveling. Others, it means a dry spell where I have plenty …

How to Make Your First $100 on Upwork

Reading Time: 5 minutes Let’s face the music. Freelancing is tough. It’s stressful, can be inconsistent, and it’s risky. But the possibility of making a living from your laptop with the world as your office is a reward that’s worth the risk. I got my start through Upwork, a platform that connects freelancers with firms looking to hire outside …