In this video I’ll run step by step through how to start a travel blog and make money. First, watch the video and follow the Quick 3-Step Setup Guide on our website (www.travelfreedompodcast.com/startblog) and you can have your basic travel blog up and running in just a few hours.
The quick 3 steps:
1. Get your hosting / domain & Install WordPress:
http://www.travelfreedompodcast.com/bluehost (instructions in video on the best options to choose when getting hosting)
More info on why we have been using Blueshost for so long is at http://www.travelfreedompodcast.com/052
2. Start a travel blog that looks professional, with themes (http://www.travelfreedompodcast.com/themeforest) and landing pages from Optimizepress (http://www.travelfreedompodcast.com/optimizepress/)
3. Make your travel blog more functional, with plugins.
Wordfence Security: https://en-gb.wordpress.org/plugins/wordfence/
Updraft Backup & Restore: https://en-gb.wordpress.org/plugins/updraftplus/
Many more plugin suggestions at http://www.travelfreedompodcast.com/066
How to Start a Travel Blog And Make Money:
But, if you want that travel blog to make money, that takes more work. Sorry to burst the bubble – trying to start a travel blog to make money takes a lot more time and effort.
So, after the quick setup guide that will show you how to create a travel blog online, I’ll run through in this video, the 8 advanced steps that you need to think about to make an impact, and earn an income from your travel blog.
To get a more in depth understanding of how to start a travel blog and make money, read the full article: