Reblog:So You Want To Start A Travel Blog

A guide to starting a travel blog by Shivya

The Shooting Star

The Shooting Star has recently made it to the top 30 travel blogs in India (based on global Alexa rankings). While I still have a long way to go to reach the level of the world’s top travel bloggers, this post is an attempt to share my experiences and experiments so far.

 Many of you have asked me on Twitter and via email, as to how you can go about starting your own travel blog and what it entails, and this post is something of an apology to those unanswered questions! I started my travel blogging journey in May 2011, before which my blog was a platform to rant about life and share the occasional travel tales. I must also confess that I started (and dropped) 5 blogs before The Shooting Star, each after a few posts, when I faced the writer’s block. That is perhaps the greatest challenge…

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4 thoughts on “Reblog:So You Want To Start A Travel Blog

  1. I did toy with the idea of converting my blog into a travel blog, but I feel that it’s better to maintain it as a personal blog with occasional travel posts. Of course, POV differs and I do have niche blogs in other segments.

    Destination Infinity

  2. Very valid and interesting tips!

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