The Number 1 Secret of Successful Bloggers

The Number 1 Secret of Successful Travel Bloggers

Gary Arndt has one. Melyssa Griffin has a couple. The Blonde Abroad has six. Global Girl Travels (ahem, this blog) has two. So, what is the number one secret of successful travel bloggers? Keep reading. As many posts as there are about achieving blogosphere stardom, there is one thing left out. This key to success is pretty much…

Blogging 101: How Pinterest Became My Number 1 Traffic Source

I rarely promote commercial products without compensation, but today I want to tell you about Pinfinite Growth because it really works. Pinfinite Growth is an e-course for bloggers who want to beef up their Pinterest game. Melyssa Griffin is the “infopreneur” behind this online course. I started following her a few years ago because, like me, she’s a graphic designer…

Branding your blog

Blogging 101: Branding Your Blog

From Jessica: There are three things that are essential to having a successful blog: engaging content, beautiful photos, and yes, good blog design. In the marketing world, we call that branding. Just like cattle branding, your blog design — logo, colours, layout, etc. — needs to stick with your readers. In addition, everything you post…

Blogging 101: Blogger Vs. WordPress

Blogging 101: Blogger vs. WordPress

I’m excited to announce a new feature on Global Girl Travels — Blogging Master Class! I’m even more excited to my new contributor, Dana Rohr. Dana lives in Guam and reached out to me online. We met for lunch and decided to collaborate. Dana is a smart 19-year-old who I’ll be mentoring in her blogging career as…