Blog vs. Vlog. It’s an interesting time to be a content creator. When I started blogging ten years ago, that was the primary way that people consumed independent content – through blogs. I remember the days of hitting refresh over and over while at my office waiting for my favorite writers to post their […]
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
This post has been updated as of February 2019 with updated information on SEO strategies, mobile changes, and more 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 […]
Building an email list is hard. In the battle for attention online, getting an email list not only up and running but sustainable over the long term is a serious challenge. Let’s face it, the struggle is real. But, that doesn’t mean it’s impossible. I took to the mountains on a sneaky ski day with […]
I’ve been making videos for years, and for years, I’ve struggled with one critical element of these videos: how to find music for your YouTube videos. It seems simple. You hear a sweet song on the radio, you download it, you edit it to your video and voila! Super cool YouTube vid. If only it were […]
Let’s face it, the internet has evolved. Making money online, passive income, lifestyle business – whatever you want to call it – it’s more difficult than it used to be. It’s still entirely possible to build, but the things that worked 5 years ago, aren’t necessarily working quite as well as they are now. Affiliate […]
Every year I send out the same email to my newsletter subscribers, right before the start of the new year. In it, I ask them to tell me the one thing they hope to do in the coming year – and then I respond back with the biggest change I hope to make as well. I’m a […]
When it comes to online businesses, I’ve dabbled in nearly everything in one way or another. I’ve been blogging for nearly a decade. I’ve created niche sites. I’ve done affiliate marketing. I’ve done freelancing. I’ve worked on e-commerce stores. And I’ve helped others create each of these types of businesses as well. But there’s one […]
Here’s the good news: we’ve got more travel stuff within our reach than ever. Gadgets and gear, niche stuff, cool stuff, useless stuff, expensive stuff. You name it. Pick a trend, a topic, a style and you can find endless lists of travel gear for everyone from the solo female traveler to the family of […]
Yesterday during a deep binge into the dark recesses of our archives, it hit me, that you well, haven’t heard much from me over the past month. I went overboard with our daily blog in September, and then since then it’s been a bit of radio silence as far as posts from me and our […]
It’s always fun having new members pop up in the LR forums and make their first introductions. Usually, it goes something like this: “Hey, I’m Liz from Boston. I’ve been working in an office job in finance. It’s fine, the pay is ok, but I have so much more I want to do with my […]