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Travel Bloggers Weekly Issue 103

Travel Bloggers Weekly Issue 103
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Welcome to the 103rd issue of Travel Bloggers Weekly.

Travel Bloggers Weekly is your go-to resource for all things travel blogging. Whether you're an aspiring travel blogger or an established one looking to up your game, we've got you covered with the latest insights, tools, and tips to help you create, build, and grow your travel blog.

"To travel is to live." - Hans Christian Andersen

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Web Development

This week in web development, we've got some exciting resources and tutorials to enhance your blog's online presence:

How-to Structure Your Travel Blog Posts for Success
Travel blogging is rewarding, letting you share your adventures and insights. Success depends on structuring your posts effectively, keeping readers engaged and boosting search engine visibility. This guide covers key elements for crafting successful travel blog posts.
WordPress 6.6 Beta 3
WordPress 6.6 Beta 3 is here! Please download and test it. This beta version of the WordPress software is under development. Please do not install, run, or test this version of WordPress on product…
Highlights from WordCamp Europe 2024
From June 13-15, 2024, WordPress enthusiasts from across the globe gathered in Torino to explore and celebrate the world’s most popular web platform at WordCamp Europe 2024. A dedicated team of 250…
How to Automatically Deploy WordPress Theme Changes Using GitHub and Deploy
Want to automatically sync WordPress theme changes to live site? Learn how to automatically deploy WordPress theme changes using GitHub and Deploy
How to Fix Plugins Disappearing From WordPress Dashboard
Are WordPress plugins disappearing from the dashboard? We’ve identified why this problem occurs and also explained how to fix it using 4 simple and easy methods.
How to Add the Ultimate SEO Dashboard in WordPress
Want to add an SEO dashboard to your WordPress website? Learn how to add the ultimate SEO dashboard with AIOSEO and gain valuable insights about your content.
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Digital Marketing

In the realm of digital marketing, we've handpicked some valuable resources to help you grow your blog's online presence:

How To Uncover Traffic Declines In Google Search Console And How To Fix Them
Identify and fix traffic declines in Google Search Console. Learn how to troubleshoot and understand the potential causes behind this drop in organic traffic.
Google Analytics Adds User Conversion Rate Metrics
Google Analytics helps businesses better track and improve conversions by adding user and session conversion rate metrics.
How to convert free readers into paying subscribers
A defined conversion strategy will help turn more of your fans into paying customers. Here’s where to start.
What Is a Pillar Page? (And Why It Matters For Your SEO Strategy)
The way people search has changed, so your blog strategy needs to change too. Learn what a pillar page is, and how it fits into the topic cluster strategy.
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Mini Tutorial: Creating a Travel Vlog on a Budget

You don't need expensive equipment to start a travel vlog. Here are three tips for creating high-quality travel vlogs on a budget:

  • Use Your Smartphone: Modern smartphones have excellent cameras that can capture high-quality video. Invest in a small tripod or stabilizer to ensure steady shots and consider using an external microphone for better audio quality.
  • Free Editing Software: There are several free video editing software options that offer powerful features. DaVinci Resolve, HitFilm Express, and iMovie (for Mac users) are great tools to start with. They allow you to trim, cut, and add effects to your videos without any cost.
  • Plan Your Content: Before you start filming, outline your vlog to ensure you capture all the necessary footage. Think about the story you want to tell, the key locations you want to feature, and any specific shots or angles that will enhance your narrative.

By following these tips, you can create engaging and professional-looking travel vlogs without breaking the bank, helping you share your adventures with a wider audience.

Photography

15 Rural Landscape Photography Tips (+ Examples)
How can you create beautiful rural landscape photos? Discover practical tips and tricks to take your countryside images to the next level!
How to Create a Vintage Look in Lightroom (A Hands-On Tutorial)
Simple techniques to produce a faded, filmic look using Lightroom. Learn how to evoke a wonderful sense of nostalgia with your photos!
The 6 Biggest SEO Challenges You’ll Face in 2024
Seen any stressed-out SEOs recently? If so, that’s because they’ve got their work cut out this year.
8 iPhone photo tips - Scott Kelby’s Photoshop Insider
Dave Williams here again, just like every #TravelTuesday on ScottKelby.com, and this week I want to touch on some…
A Beginner’s Guide to Aperture, Shutter Speed, and ISO in Photography
An in-depth beginner’s guide to the exposure triangle in photography, the topics of aperture, shutter speed, and ISO.
How to Use a Wide Angle Prime Lens
Exploring prime lenses in can significantly refine your skills and vision. It’s a path worth considering for those looking to focus on composition, visual weight, and other photographic elements without the distraction of multiple focal lengths. Coming to you from Ben Harvey Photography, this insightful video features Harvey taking on a unique challenge throughout 2024. He’s swapping out a bag full of zoom lenses for one prime lens, hoping to channel his attention to more critical elements of photography.
How To Protect Your Images Online | Pixsy
Copyright notice manual. Code template to disable hotlinking. Color profile adjusting. Watermark secrets. Follow our tips to protect images on websites.
Blissful Landscape Photos: 10 Ways To Truly Master The Craft
10 Approaches Styles Types To Truly Master There are many ways to photograph the landscape and many types of landscape photos we can make. As far as the different types of landscape photos are concerned it’s useful to group them into a variety of sub categories. The Landscape Photos You Take Ar
Lightroom Workflow: 15 Tips for a Better Editing Experience
Enhance your Lightroom workflow with these 15 top Lightroom tips. From importing to exporting, save time and edit photos quickly and efficiently.
15 Steps to an Amazing Landscape Photo
Follow this step-by-step guide (printable checklist included) to get the best landscape photos possible.

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