Welcome to the May edition of Travel Blogger News! Here are the best articles and news related to the business of travel blogging from the last month.
Travel blogging media kit and pitching to sponsors – [Gina Bear’s Blog]
Wish I were there: The life and times of a travel writer – [LA Review of Books]
How not to write a travel essay about Hawaii – [The Atlantic]
Why is it so hard to be self-promotional if you’re a woman? – [The Everywhereist]
7 tips for squeezing social media in – [Balancing Wanderlust]
How to win friends and influence people on Instagram – [Young Adventuress]
FTC laying down the law on influencers. This is timely after the disastrous Fyre Festival where influencers were paid to promote this event.
14 lessons learned from five years’ travel blogging – [Bridges and Balloons]
My first year of travel blogging – What makes you a successful blogger – [Restless Girl]
On Travel Blogging
Ethical travel blogging: being honest with readers – [The Wayfaring Voyager]
6 things you didn’t know about travel blogging – [Tara Lets Anywhere]
Travel blogging: the bits that bore me – [Girl Tweets World]
Lessons learned in 3 months of travel blogging — [The Spirited Sloth]
Income and blogging stats reported in April for the month of March, 2017.
Income from travel blogging | How we made over $2K for the month of March 2017 – [Wanderlust Storytellers]
March 2017 travel blog income report – wrapping up my first 12 week year – [The Wandering Gourmand]
How much I earned from blogging: March 2017 – [Ali’s Adventures]
Income and traffic report for November 2016 – $1684 – [Travel Blog Breakthrough]
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