Well, it’s 2021. Thank God. For whatever reason, I’ve spent more time reflecting on the year prior and thinking about what’s next than I usually do. The obvious answer would be because as of last week I’m officially a dad. But 2020 was unlike any year I’ve ever had in my life, so it’s natural […]
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 learn how to build a lifestyle business 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 get pitched a lot of guest posts. And most of them, are absolutely terrible. As I’ve mentioned in the past, I’m working on doing more guest posts.. As I was preparing my list of people I wanted to approach, and how I planned to go about doing it, there was something just gnawing at the back […]
For all of my talk about the three-step process of building a business, there’s something to be said for the fact that it’s so freaking easy these days to start something – right now. A few years ago, I went to a conference in Portland put on by Jason Glaspey called Tiny Startup Camp. The […]
So you want to be a copywriter. But, you keep running into one big roadblock — you don’t know how to get started with copywriting. And then, there’s that other matter of experience. You don’t have any. Isn’t that kind of a big deal when it comes to becoming a copywriter? Well, yes and no. […]
I started growing Location Rebel during a time where it was all about the “epic blog post.” The longer, and the more detailed, the better. Let’s face it, that’s still the general mindset. I still fall into this trap, and assume that if I write a 5,000 word blog post, it’s going to be shared all over […]
Link building is a sure-fire way to get your website ranking in search engines. But how do you go about it? The first thing you need to understand about link building is that it is a gradual process. You can’t expect results overnight, but it will eventually pay off. This is the exact process I […]
If you’re one of the approximately 56.7 million people considered a freelancer, you probably already understand just how competitive the marketplace is right now. You’re competing against people all over the globe, with up-and- coming newcomers hitting the marketplace each year. What if you could stand out from the millions of other freelancers? Would you […]
So, you want to learn how to start a blog, huh? 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 […]
If you’re a new blogger or niche site owner, you might think traffic is the be-all-end-all most important part of your new business? And you’re right…kind of. Without people visiting your blog, you won’t have a business. Simple as that. But there’s a BIG mistake most new bloggers make: they don’t know what to do with that […]
Inevitably every year at this time we get the rash of “is blogging dead” blog posts. This begs the question, right now, in 2021 is blogging still a viable business and growth strategy? The answer? Yes – with a caveat. Back when I started Location Rebel in 2009, things were much easier. There was less competition… People […]