For travelers, starting a travel blog is not a bad idea. By sharing your travel ideas and experiences, you not only get the fun but you also get a chance to spend online. Travel enthusiasts like Kate (in Adventurous Kate), Matt (in Nomadic Matt), Earl (by Wandering Earl) & Stephanie (in Twenty Something Travel) have successfully made their travel blogs full -time business, they get good value for money. There are hundreds of such bloggers who have achieved success on their travel blogs.
If you love travel too, you should never forget the opportunity to set up your own travel blog. While starting a travel blog can only take a minute, managing it successfully can take months or years.
With some expert hand tips, though, you can also increase your blog traffic and earn money from it without wasting much time.
Below are seven tips you can use –
# 1. Share Amazing Experiences
If you want to make your travel blog unique, avoid talking about destinations, cities or towns that are even more popular. There are many travel websites that offer a wealth of information on famous travel destinations around the world. All you have to do on your blog is share unique experiences or things or activities that very few people rarely get a chance (or even think about) to do or enjoy.
# 2. Learn to Write Well
When it comes to sharing your travel experiences, you also need to do it in a expressive way. You can go to any place or town in the world and indulge in as many interesting activities as you can find. But if you do not share your story in your own unique style, you will only lose the effect you want to make.
Therefore, it is important that you learn to write well. In any case, avoid copying the style of others. Instead develop yourself (if you don’t want to give birth to readers).
# 3. Become an Avid Reader
If you want to be a successful blogger, you do not have to travel. You also need to read a lot of travel literature. Find out about the most well-known travel writers, books they have written and read them to expand your knowledge base. Subscribing to popular online travel magazines is also a good idea. If you are focusing on a specific niche, as a travel blogger, reading related travel articles will help you a lot. To write well, you need to read well.
# 4. Take Pictures to Get Attention
What is a travel blog without photos? A travel blog without beautiful photos seems dead. Just as you know how to write well, you also need to photograph attractive. A good travel blog post with lots of photos has the potential to go viral in minutes. And you will not be able to tell a good story without using beautiful pictures.
# 5. Agree
Success does not come overnight. Once you start a travel blog, you need to share your experiences, stories and other relevant pieces of information on a regular basis. If you wait for your readers to wait a whole week or month to read the next post on your blog, you will lose it forever. That is, plan ahead the internal strategy.
# 6. Stay True
As you share your travel stories with readers, you should always remain authentic. Through honesty and sincerity, you can develop a personal connection with readers, an essential ingredient to help you succeed.
# 7. SEO Attention
What is your purpose in writing travel stories? Well, do it so that more people can read it. Even if the king is always inside, you can’t overlook the importance of SEO (Search Engine Optimization). Most travelers think that writing a lot of travel content and doing SEO are two things in common, which is not true. In fact, a lot of writing always stays at the center of great SEO.
So, don’t let your travel blog fall deeper and deeper into an ocean of bulk by neglecting SEO.
[It’s a good idea to seek the help of a SEO professional.]
Do you have a travel blog? Feel free to share your views or opinions.