Archive for January, 2009

Travel Writers Create an eBook from Your Articles
[Posted on: 30 January 2009]
[Posted in: Getting Readers, Opportunities, Tips & Tricks, Writer's Education]
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Travel writers who have written articles based on their “niche” market can turn them into eBooks. Don’t think it can be done? Well, you better think twice! Writing can be the hardest part, but if you have a lot of travel articles, you’re half-way there. Don’t give up now! If you have a blog or […]

Do’s, Don’ts, and Editors – Part 2
[Posted on: 28 January 2009]
[Posted in: Getting Started, Guest Blog Posts, Tips & Tricks]

As promised, here is the second part of my series of “Do’s” and “Don’ts” for working with Editors.  Enjoy! Wouldn’t it be great if you had a list of editors who accept your articles for every one of their issues? Realistically, though, freelance writing isn’t always that stable. However, you can settle for second best…getting […]

Do’s, Don’ts, and Editors
[Posted on: 26 January 2009]
[Posted in: Getting Started, Guest Blog Posts, Tips & Tricks]

Working with editors is easy, right? After all, don’t you just submit something to them and they print it? With that thought in mind, you will probably never see your name in print. Working with editors can be easy. Remember…they have a job to do and so do you. If you do your job well, […]

Travel Writers Work Together and Find Success
[Posted on: 23 January 2009]
[Posted in: Enhance Your Writing, Opportunities]
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Travel writers, have you considered working together? Do you know any graphic artists? They could work with you as well; it could be a win-win situation. You probably think this is a “hair brained” idea and maybe it is. However, if it can work for a group of hairstylists in Arizona, it could work for […]

Travel Writers Use Their Blog to Find Freelance Writing Jobs
[Posted on: 21 January 2009]
[Posted in: Opportunities, Tips & Tricks]

By now you know that a blog is a great way for a travel writer to break into travel writing. Travel writers all over the world blog on a daily basis about travel. Did you know that you could use your blog to find freelance writing jobs? According to Hewlett Packard, it’s estimated that 15% […]

Discover the Secret to Reaching Travel Writing Success
[Posted on: 19 January 2009]
[Posted in: Overcoming Obstacles, Tips & Tricks]

Many people apply for freelance writing jobs such as travel writing. It is a popular niche market! So, whether or not you’re an aspiring or experienced travel writer, how you position yourself is key. Do you know how to “position” yourself to receive travel writing jobs? Knowing how to position yourself will determine whether or […]

Interview: Lisa Lambden – Travel Channel Academy
[Posted on: 15 January 2009]
[Posted in: Interviews, Podcasts, Writer's Education]

We’ve had a LOT of inquiries from our travel writers about the Travel Channel Academy (the travel-focused digital film school designed to turn you into a Travel Journalist in 4 days)…. so here it is, as promised, our recorded interview with Lisa Lambden, founder and driving force behind the the Travel Channel Academy (read her […]

Blogging Tips for Travel Writers
[Posted on: 14 January 2009]
[Posted in: Tips & Tricks]

This will be a fun blog about blogging! Have you ever wondered what you could do to improve your travel writing blog? Look no further because these “blog tips and tricks” will help you with blogging. If you’re a newbie travel writer, you’ll want to pay attention to this post. If you do not already […]

Don’t Let Your Travel Writing Go Up in Smoke
[Posted on: 12 January 2009]
[Posted in: Writer's Education, Writer's Resources]
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Travel writers, do you struggle with writing your travel articles? If you do, stop struggling and get help! There are many courses you can take to strengthen your writing skills. We all could use a refresher course to make sure our writing skills are up-to-date. It’s easy to get frustrated when you write an article […]

Blog About Travel Writing and Click-On Through to Extra Cash
[Posted on: 9 January 2009]
[Posted in: Getting Readers, Opportunities]
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To begin your travel career in travel writing, start a blog. You can monetize your blog through affiliate marketing. Beware! Do not “surf the internet” and sign up with every affiliate that you find on the internet! The popular affiliate sites are Commission Junction, LinkShare, and Google Affiliates. However, did you know that there is […]



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