Writing & Blogging2021-11-15T21:37:07-05:00

Explore resources and guides to writing and blogging!

Whether you’re blogging for fun, or if you’re a freelancer or trying to break into travel writing, the articles, stories, and guides you’ll find here are sure to help. Frayed Passport is community-driven, so if you have a story or post you’d like to share, have a look at the editorial guidelines and get in touch!

Not sure where to start? Check out the top article this month in writing and blogging: 10 Most Lucrative Freelance Writing Niches for the 2020s and Beyond

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May 28th, 2021|

In this article, we’ll cover the 10 most lucrative freelance writing topics, niches, and styles for this decade and beyond.

April 29th, 2020|

No matter what your industry is, you can benefit from online collaboration tools. In this article, we’ll go over the best tools for working remotely.

April 20th, 2020|

In this guide, we'll look at how to use Creative Problem Solving to transition to a remote work lifestyle. Use this step-by-step process to get started!

April 20th, 2020|

In this article, we’ll cover how you can build your skills during self-isolation via online courses. We’ll mention mostly online courses that are free, though some may require a fee or subscription for full access.

September 25th, 2019|

Instead of totally pursuing financial independence, retire early (FIRE), make money and live life on your terms. Read on for the best semi-retirement jobs!

September 17th, 2019|

Travel writing success depends on creating good content and monetizing that content. Let's have a look at the best travel writing apps to get you there!

July 1st, 2019|

Working for a content mill has become an unfortunate rite of passage for many aspiring writers. Here are some bad habits to fix when you finally break free.

January 12th, 2018|

So many people think traveling is a hobby, or a calling. Is travel writing important to you? Does it encourage you to break away and pursue your dreams?

August 2nd, 2017|

Looking for a job that will let you travel the world? Have a look at this handy infographic detailing some of the best opportunities out there.

March 31st, 2016|

How exciting! Frayed Passport was featured on Money Nomad's list of 35 digital nomads - people who've built careers that let us travel whenever we'd like.

September 15th, 2014|

If you feel a bit stuck on how to tell your story--or any story--we’ve put together a few writing prompts to get your ideas flowing again. Enjoy!

May 26th, 2014|

As with any art, photography seems so easy until you actually get into it. Here are 10 basic and essential tips to help improve your travel photography!

May 1st, 2014|

One of the best ways to spice up any travel blog is to use powerful verbs. Try out this verb-swapping exercise to help get you out of your writing rut!

February 4th, 2014|

Truly excellent travel writing boils down to two main things: Having something new and interesting to say, and saying it in the best way possible.

January 21st, 2014|

One of the best things you can do to make your travel blog vivid and memorable is to include sensory details. This will transform your stories immensely!

October 8th, 2013|

There's so much more to blogging than just writing. In this guide, we'll cover how to decide the best format for your travel blog, based on your goals.

October 1st, 2013|

Aspiring writer? Let's look over this list of common grammar mistakes you could make on your travel blog so you can be sure to edit for them later!

September 10th, 2013|

Everyone approaches writing in a different way. Two methods that might be effective with your travel blog are the outline format and the freewriting format.

May 9th, 2013|

When you're out of ideas for your next blog post or story idea, try out a few writing prompts (like these ones!) to get the creative juices flowing.

April 9th, 2013|

The cornerstone of a great travel blog is having content your readers can relate to. Here are a few ways to turn a boring story into a truly memorable one!

March 25th, 2013|

I’ve had the opportunity to read more than 1,000 book proposals. Here are a few steps to help you along the road of getting published in travel writing.