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Nominations Open for the PTBA Board of Directors

  Nominations are now open for positions on the PTBA Board of Directors for 2014 and 2015. Here is a brief overview of the the openings and the process. You can nominate yourself or any other current PTBA member to election for these positions. Any member can serve on any of the three Officer positions […]

Photoshop? Lightroom? Or Both?

Sometimes words can only tell half the story. Photos are an essential tool in any blogger’s toolbelt, but shouldn’t just end when the shutter is clicked. Post processing is an essential part of making your photos stand out – even basic adjustments can make a big difference. Popular processing programs are Lightroom and Photoshop, and […]

Driving Traffic to Your Travel Blog

Guest post by Matthew Barby of Melted Stories.   Since the start of the year I’ve been running my travel blog, Melted Stories. The project started when some friends and I went travelling around East Asia, so we wanted to have a place to share our stories. Since then, the blog has evolved a great […]

Links You Need – December

Every month, we’ll be scouring the web to bring you articles on all things blogging! Watch this space as we highlight new developments and share old tips that are always worthy of repeating.   Have you started making travel plans for 2014? Are any of your plans geared towards “conspicuous leisure” or “multigenerational travel”? If […]

World Travel Market Followup

World Travel Market (WTM) in London was a great success on a number of fronts.  The PTBA partnered up with TBU to allow us to have a representative speak on a couple of the blogging panels there. Board member Laurel Robbins spoke on Finding the Right Travel Blogger for your Brand and Sales and Marketing Tools for Travel Bloggers. She did […]