Towards the end of last year, I attended a number of travel blogging conferences and noticed a growing conversation about the professionalization of our little industry.
As I listened to people talk, I kept silent. I didn’t want to get caught up in the debate. I hate inside baseball. However, on my recent trip to Africa, while dealing with long 10 hour bus rides, I had a lot of time to think — and think about travel blogging and the state of the industry I did.
With all that time, I’ve decided to write.
And then I wrote some more.
And I hate wasting words so I decided to no longer stay silent but to talk about travel blogging and my opinion on what needs to be done.
Nothing I write here is meant to be taken personally; these are simply my thoughts on the business of blogging. I see…
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