It always starts the same. “Dear Editor.” “Hey Admin.” “Hi Location Rebel Editor.” And my personal favorite, “Dear Mr. Sean.” They always end up in the same place too. The trash. Sometimes, if I’m feeling annoyed, I’ll respond to especially egregious pitches in the hopes that a glimmer of awareness will help people realize they […]
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 still vividly remember the days before Location Rebel where I’d sit in my cubicle reading blog posts about location independence from Chris Guillebeau. The office building I worked at had an outdoor garden patio, where I used to go during my breaks to sit and daydream about someplace more exotic. I’d pretend I was […]
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. […]
So, you’re looking for a way to make money fast? We’ve all been there. Sometimes we get in a bind and need to generate some cash as quickly as possible. Maybe you’ve just begun to consider working online and you want to see some results ASAP. Whatever your reason may be, it’s totally understandable and […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]