Blogging while Traveling: A to Z steps
If you are working as a blogger for a publishing house or doing your own gig, blogging does give you flexibility and a lot of blogger keep their work updated while traveling as you do not want to lose the readers interest. Part of the fascination with blogging is that you can do your job anywhere in the world while traveling so long as you have internet. So, we decide to share some awesome tips to help everywhere who loves blogging while traveling around the world.
Traveling could be more helpful for bloggers to gain new insight into few things to write about and I personally love writing/blogging while traveling either in a public or private car of mine because it gives me comfort and helps me in learning new things.
I easily get exposed to new ideas, new things in a particular place which I can relate to my blogging world and this helps me improve as a blogger who loves blogging while traveling. Please read the guidelines for successfully blogging while traveling below.
Some tips to facilitate blogging and posting while traveling are discussed here:
Use a Desktop or an offline solution
When you are blogging or creating posting or even writing emails, it is always better to use MS word, notepad or a text editor that can work offline and once you gain internet access, you can do a rapid copy paste job and transfer the email or post to the blog. This also takes care of data loss if you lose a net connection while using a web based publishing tool.
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Use Facebook and Twitter for small updates
If you have a slow connection or an intermittent connection, then you can use Facebook posts or Twitter updates for short notes which will keep the blog updated.. You can use widgets on your blog to keep readers updated with the latest posts.
Organization and using time judiciously
Part of the blogging job requires that you organize your schedule and create a checklist. One should also try to use the time waiting at transit stations or the time spent travelling to generate new ideas and keep the blog updated.
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Use Smart Technology Devices and Tools
Always carry smart tech gadgets that increase mobility and help you keep providing regular updates.
Small laptops, net books, tablets and even smart phones will help you in keeping the weight low and provide complete mobility. Do check if the devices will work in the travel destination or they require certain additions as certain countries use different power plugs.
Use the latest Tools that help you sort out the work and keep your organized like creating Twitter lists. Using the various applications and tools will increase efficiency.
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Plan Ahead and Work in advance
Before Traveling you can create and set up staggered posts that be published at regular intervals. You can schedule newsletters. You should also be fully aware of the publishing platform being used. If you are not, then it becomes difficult to find assistance in remote locations with limited connectivity. Be prepared in advance.
While traveling internet connectivity bills can cause a huge headache. Always try to get accommodation which offers free Wi-Fi. A lot of the coffee houses and hotels offer free internet access if you order a drink or use any of their service so one should be smart and not let go of these opportunities. Hotels offer free Wi-Fi access in the lobby and once should use that.
Hope you like and enjoy this article, tips on how to engage in Blogging while Traveling anywhere in the world? Share your own experience and tips that you know might even be useful for others as well below.
What other methods do you think blogging while traveling experience could be improved? Have you ever engaged in a blogging activity while traveling from one state to the other or from a country to another, what was your experience? Please share that awesome blogging while traveling experiences with us so that we can learn a few new things, religions or others. 🙂