lopa: How to Start a Travel Blog
How to Start a Travel Blog
My travel blog is the byproduct of my passion for photography and travel. I started to document my excursions and photographic adventures around the world and from that, another hobby (writing) developed. Travel blogging can be both rewarding and frustrating at the same time. Frustrating because of all the trials and errors that I went through for the nearly two years of development. Rewarding because once Happy Birthday Meme I learned from mistakes and realized some wins, the feeling is exhilarating.
From all the failures there were a lot of Eureka moments that more made up for those mistakes. Here I will share with you what I have learned and you will get something from this guide to help you start your own Travel Blog. KumKum Bhagya APK Mirror APK CHEAP
First, let's do a reality check and set the expectations. You are not going to make thousands of dollars in your first few months (let alone the first year) of travel blogging, period. Forget about having a at the beginning. You will have to fork out the initial investment for your travels so you will have something to write and blog about. I know there’s a lot of websites out there making outlandish claims that you can make thousands of dollars but first, you have to sign up to their newsletter or take their course.
Travel blogging is a small pond with more fish in it than the seven seas. Nine-five percent of people who start a travel blog give up after the first year. Nine-five percent of those that stay earn next to nothing from their travel blogs. I know the temptation, traveling the world while being paid, who would not want this?
The reality of it is, most travel bloggers are actually so they have an income supporting them on their travels. I have landed gigs that allow me to work remotely so I can work anywhere. The travel bloggers I know are in the same boat – they are freelancers doing web development, content writing, copywriting, programming, graphic design, and any jobs that do not require physical presence.
I don’t mean to scare you. However, you need to keep your feet on the ground and don’t set yourself up for a huge disappointment. Nevertheless, people are always hungry for awesome content – there is still a lot of opportunities for travel bloggers who take awesome photos, entertaining content, and kickass videos.
There are many ways to make money from your travel blog and it can indirectly lead to other opportunities. My travel blog is a great promotion tool for Yours might promote your awesome writing skills. Maybe it can make money by selling tin foil – the possibilities are endless.
Another thing, Travel Blogging requires hard work and extreme dedication even without seeing the rewards for months. Some bloggers will not see a penny from all their efforts even after two years of blogging. However, if you are serious about it and have a passion to write great content, you will eventually see the rewards.