Social Media, Travel Planning

15 Ways Successful Travel Bloggers Build Blog Momentum When They’re Not Traveling

It’s a hard time to be a travel blogger.

Don’t worry, I’m not going to discuss the C-word in any meaningful way nor provide any medical advice whatsoever in this article.

First off, I’m in no way qualified to do so, and secondly, I prefer to stay in my own lane.

Instead, I’m going to talk about something I have first-hand experience with: Building blog momentum when you’re not traveling.

Social Media

Why You’re Losing Instagram Followers 
& How to Bounce Back

Getting unfollowed on Instagram is sort of like finding out your recent ex started seeing someone new. On one hand, you expected that it would happen eventually, but when it actually happens, you just feel icky.

The unfortunate reality is, unfollows happen all the time. In fact, I’m probably getting unfollowed right now as you’re reading this line of text.

Social Media

Raising an Instagram Infant: A Survival Guide for New Accounthood

Over the past nine months, I don’t recall gaining weight, I was never showered with burpee blankets, and I definitely didn’t endure any labor pains.

Yet one day, in the midst of hashtags, double taps, and overwhelming notifications, I was sworn into a life of motherhood. That was the day my Instagram infant was born.

She didn’t exactly come into this world kicking and screaming, but she’s been a champ at keeping me up late, waking me up early, and essentially controlling my every waking move.

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How to Write Compelling Instagram Captions

We influencers are all familiar with the feeling.

We painstakingly plan out the perfect photo shoot outfit and props, wake up at the crack of dawn for the best light and the least crowds, shoot about 500 pictures to (maybe) end up with two acceptable shots, spend countless hours editing in Lightroom, log into Instagram, hit the little plus button, and prepare for launch.