Inevitably every year at this time we get the rash of “is blogging dead” blog posts. This begs the question, right now, in 2020 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 […]
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 used to make some pretty good vlogs. I tried different things, I mixed up the shots, and I did my best to be creative. But lately, I well, haven’t. I got stagnant, and started phoning it in. Maybe its because I always compared myself to the Peter Mckinnons or Matt D’Avellas of the world, […]
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 […]
This post was last updated June 2020 The internet is a great thing. It’s made it possible for myself and millions of others to create businesses that can be run from pretty much anywhere. However, that’s also part of the problem. It’s gotten too easy. In less than an hour you can have a new […]
There are plenty of ways to make money online. For many, writing is one way to start. It’s what we tend to suggest inside Location Rebel Academy because it tends to be easier to start. The first place people usually jump into a writing career is by becoming a freelance blogger. While you might hold […]
Ask any blogger who has built a pretty good sized email list and they’ll tell you that creating opt-ins are key to their success. Your opt-ins are just one part of your overall content writing strategy. When you write great content on your site and optimize it for keywords, you’re going to start attracting more […]
I still vividly remember the days before Location Rebel (then Location 180) 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 […]
I’m willing to bet you’ve seen a lot of generic “how to work from home” or “how to work remotely” articles this month. Right now, at this very second, more people are working from home than ever before. And for most of you, it’s new territory. You’re not used to the fine art of work-from-home attire. You’re […]
Here’s a confession: getting new freelance work can be hard. That’s true even for established freelancers and those who are trying to level up. More often than not it’s this part of the process that’s going to give you the most frustration. Which kinda sucks because, you know, it’s preeeeeetttty important! Without clients, it’s really […]
This SEMrush review is based on our personal experience with the service and using it for more than nine months. Learn more about SEMrush and sign up for a free seven-day trial here. Updated March 2020 to ensure accuracy and add my keyword research video. Like millions of other websites that have been around for […]