The single best business and lifestyle decision I’ve ever made is starting a blog. I say that with absolutely no hyperbole or exaggeration. Because I started this blog in 2009, I’ve been afforded so many incredible opportunities and experiences. Why blog? It’s allowed me to… Here are just a few of the benefits of starting a blog. […]
How to Build a Lifestyle Business (You Can Run From Anywhere on Earth)
Here are Location Rebel, the crux of what we do is help you build small businesses you can run from anywhere on Earth.
For many of you, this may be the comfort of your dining room table. Or perhaps, at times, it may be from someplace far more exotic.
The posts in our Build a Business category are geared towards helping you do just that.
They cover everything from freelance businesses, blogging, membership sites, niche sites, affiliate marketing and more.
You can find all of our posts about building a business below, but if you're looking for a quick start, here are some recommended starting points:
- Affiliate Marketing: How to Start Affiliate Marketing on Your Blog
- Niche Sites: How to Build a Niche Site that Brings in $500/Month
- Blogging: 56 Reasons to Start a Blog
- Freelance Writing: How to Become a Writer
- Freelance SEO: How to Become an SEO Freelancer in 48 Hours
- Membership Sites: How to Build a Membership Site in 48 Hours
I should have the most boring business on the planet. And I mean that in the best way possible. There’s very little reason that anything should ever be that stressful over here at Location Rebel. It’s not like I’ve got a ton of client work with huge deadlines. It’s not like anything I do here is life […]
It’s no secret that I think the absolute best way to get started building a business online is to start a blog. You’ll hear many people make arguments like “a blog isn’t a business” or “you don’t need a blog to have a successful business.” While there is probably some truth in those statements, the […]
This post has been updated as of May 2018 with updated information on SEO strategies, mobile changes, and kore resources on how to become an SEO freelancer. The first real business I had online was working as an SEO freelancer. This was a few years ago, and obviously, in the last 5 years search engine […]
There’s a whole world of freelance writing out there, and most people don’t even know it. When I started freelancing I had no idea B2B writing was an option. And now? It’s my biggest source of income. As I’ve been preaching the benefits of B2B writing inside the Location Rebel forums, I realized most people […]
With the rise of people like Casey Neistat, everyone wants to start a YouTube channel these days. And while it can be exciting and fun as you’re starting, it’s not long before you start to realize just how daunting starting a vlog can really be. Take it from me, having started and stopped the whole […]
In my 9 years of running Location Rebel, let’s just say I’ve made a lot of business mistakes. Wait, hold up. Did I just say nine years? Why yes, my astute friend, I did. This week marks the 9 year anniversary of starting this site, and sending my life down a path with which I’d never recover. That […]
Note from Sean: This is a guest post from Dan Pierson. I love what Dan is doing with Bolt Collective. and we share a lot of similar interests when it comes to building businesses around things we love. I was pumped when he asked if he could share some tips and stories from his own experiences, so […]
Things probably have seemed a bit quiet here at Location Rebel over the last month. No, we haven’t been toasting to our success while drinking out of coconuts in some tropical location. This story is even more exciting… Two years ago, we moved everything from WordPress to Rainmaker. You can read more about that here. […]
Note: Want to start a lifestyle business in 2018? This post has just been updated for accuracy. In 2008, I had a pretty good idea that my day job wasn’t going to be a long term solution for me. However, it wouldn’t be for another 18 months until I’d actually leave my job. During most […]