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Updated on: 01/2/19So you're thinking it is time to start a travel blog. We want to be the first to welcome you! There are a number of services out there to help you on your blogging journey, and almost every blogger has their favorite method to get started. In this one we wanted to share the easiest way to get started blogging (on the right foot, that is) which can be completed in four simple steps! Note: This post is purely the...

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Updated on: 12/17/18Social media influencer marketing is all the rage these days, with brands looking to partner with just about anyone who has over 1,000 followers on social media (Instagram being the flavor of the day) and a pulse. With just a nominal following in a niche market, these “influencers” are being invited to media events, given swag, and offered discounts on products in exchange for coverage to their...

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Updated on: 12/12/18Since Angie and I got married in 2012, we decided to do something different for our Christmas tradition. Instead of getting a new ornament featuring a life milestone from each year (as was my family's tradition growing up), we decided to purchase ornaments from all of the destinations we've visited around the world. Since then we've visited over 50 countries together and now have a pretty epic tree full of...

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Updated on: 12/11/18If you run a website and want to take a greater insight into the actions users actually perform when visiting your site, look no further than installing a heatmap. This technology really changed the way at how we view our websites! What is a Heatmap and Why Use It on Your Blog? A heatmap is a tool for your website that tracks visitor interaction on a specific page. If Google Analytics tells you site data in list...

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Updated on: 12/3/18Interact is a quiz software that is designed to provide answers based on a brief question set while also collecting emails for your existing newsletter subscription. We love the idea of these quizzes for blogging, but use them a little bit differently. We use ours as a navigation tool! Using Interact Quiz for Navigation Purposes As designed, Interact is utilized as a conventional quiz software for those viral...

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Updated on: 12/27/18TravelCon is a new conference for travel bloggers put on by the team behind Nomadic Matt- one of the world's most popular travel blogs. The first conference took place in late 2018 in Austin, Texas, and offered three full days of sessions, networking opportunities, events, and more (in similar construct to the competing conference TBEX which has been around for the better part of a decade). But as TBEX has had a...

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