Business of Blogging

20 Things I Wish I Knew Before I Started a Blog • The Blonde Abroad – Lifestyle Article

I’ve been in the blogging world for quite some time now—I started TBA in 2012—and since then I’ve learned A TON. From SEO to graphic design to creating pillars of content, a lot goes in to starting a successful blog.I often get questions about how I got started with blogging, and the truth is it wasn’t a simple upward trajectory. It’s been a non-stop learning process and I’ve garnered a number of skills along the way.No matter what niche you’re…

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The Ultimate Guide to Office Essentials for Working From Home • The Blonde Abroad – Lifestyle Article

Since I started blogging years ago, my office has always been wherever I’m at. Sometimes it was a hostel, my parents’ house, or elsewhere on the road. While my “office” has changed many times over the years—I now have a permanent space at home where I set to work.For me, creating this office space is crucial as it helps set the mood for getting things done.One of the biggest struggles of working from home is defining spaces and setting hours…

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Helpful Tips for Working from Home as a Freelancer • The Blonde Abroad – Lifestyle Article

Being a digital nomad is amazing. You can work anytime from anywhere. It’s liberating, empowering, and can make you completely crazy! But…it comes with its own particular problems.Keeping your sanity working from home five days a week isn’t as easy as it sounds. If you have been working from home for a while, you are probably already familiar with some of the pitfalls.From eternally greasy hair to 18-hour workdays, things can get out of hand if you let them. BUT…

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Why Every Online Business Owner and Blogger Needs a VPN • The Blonde Abroad – Lifestyle Article

Whether you’re a blogger with various online accounts or you run an online business, having a VPN is essential. Why? The short answer is if you log in to accounts online—any social media site, banking, shopping—and you don’t want others to access your accounts, then you need a VPN.Have you ever had your credit card info stolen? Have you ever had a fraud charge on your bank account? Have your passwords been leaked? Using a VPN is essential for establishing…

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