What Is A WordPress Child Theme & Do I Need One?

Parent themes. Child themes. Premium themes. If you’ve looked into upgrading to a premium Wordpress theme, chances are you have come across the term child theme. However, when there’s so much to know and learn, it's not surprising it can all be confusing....

How to Upload Pins to Pinterest Without Them Being Blurry

Why is my pin blurry on Pinterest? This is a question we get at least once a week in the Female Travel Bloggers Facebook group. It’s a quite simple fix with a complicated explanation that we will get into in a second. If you’re following along with our...

How to Write a Pinterest Description with SEO Keywords

Hey there and welcome to our post about how to write a Pinterest description with SEO keywords. By this point, you should have your Pinterest account created, your boards created and your own pins created using Canva. If not, please go read those posts by...

How Twitter Can Help You Grow Your Travel Blog

Not only is Twitter a great platform to help grow your travel blog, but it is one of the easiest platforms for bloggers to use. Unlike other platforms, the need to learn new tools and functions isn’t necessary, nor does a blogger need to spend hours pouring over...

How to Create Pinterest Graphics Using Canva

If you’ve been reading our weekly Pinterest series, you should have a Pinterest account and know how to create boards. If not, go check out how to create your Pinterest account here, how to create boards your audience will love here and how to find content...
    • About FTB

      Want to find out more about how FTB started and our mission to support, educate and connect Female Travel Bloggers? This is the place! 

    • Meet The Team

      Want to find out more about the ladies behind FTB? You're in luck, come and get to know us!

    • FTB Recommends

      Knowing which web hosting provider or social media tool to use can be daunting. And with so many courses out there to choose from, who knows where to start! We have put together a list of services, tools, and courses that we think are the best of the best to help you get started. 

    • SEO

      SEO is the Holy Grail for many bloggers and business owners alike. Our resources will not only help you get started with the basics but also to consistently increase your traffic.

    • 15 Common SEO Mistakes and How To Avoid or Fix Them

      15 Common SEO Mistakes and How To Avoid or Fix Them

      SEO is probably one of the most mysterious aspects of travel blogging. A lot of guides out there focus on what you can do to improve your SEO game, but they often don’t highlight what you are doing wrong making it hard to target problem areas to fix them....

    • Social Media

      With ever-changing algorithms, social media can be a never-ending mystery. Our resources are aimed at using the powers of being social without wanting to tear your hair out!

    • How to Upload Pins to Pinterest Without Them Being Blurry

      How to Upload Pins to Pinterest Without Them Being Blurry

      Why is my pin blurry on Pinterest? This is a question we get at least once a week in the Female Travel Bloggers Facebook group. It’s a quite simple fix with a complicated explanation that we will get into in a second. If you’re following along with our...

      How to Write a Pinterest Description with SEO Keywords

      How to Write a Pinterest Description with SEO Keywords

      Hey there and welcome to our post about how to write a Pinterest description with SEO keywords. By this point, you should have your Pinterest account created, your boards created and your own pins created using Canva. If not, please go read those posts by...

      How Twitter Can Help You Grow Your Travel Blog

      How Twitter Can Help You Grow Your Travel Blog

      Not only is Twitter a great platform to help grow your travel blog, but it is one of the easiest platforms for bloggers to use. Unlike other platforms, the need to learn new tools and functions isn’t necessary, nor does a blogger need to spend hours pouring over...

      How to Create Pinterest Graphics Using Canva

      How to Create Pinterest Graphics Using Canva

      If you’ve been reading our weekly Pinterest series, you should have a Pinterest account and know how to create boards. If not, go check out how to create your Pinterest account here, how to create boards your audience will love here and how to find content...

    • Website Development

      Website Development is one of those Marmite aspects of blogging; you either love it or hate it. No matter what you're feelings are, there's no doubt that a great looking and high functioning website increases traffic and all the analytics you need to worry about!

    • The Best WordPress Plugins For Blogs

      The Best WordPress Plugins For Blogs

      The world of plugins can be a confusing one - there’s so much advice about which ones to use, how many to use and how they impact your site. So, right off the bat let’s set the record straight: as with many things, it’s about quality, not quantity. It's no...

      Is WordPress The Perfect Platform For My Travel Blog?

      Is WordPress The Perfect Platform For My Travel Blog?

      There are plenty of options to choose from when it comes to choosing a website building platform: Wix, Sitebuilder, Weebly, Squarespace, Wordpress.com and Wordpress.org to name just the big players. With so many options, it can be overwhelming to know...

      11 Things To Love About The Divi WordPress Theme

      11 Things To Love About The Divi WordPress Theme

      When it comes to Wordpress themes, there are plenty of options to choose from and it can be daunting. In terms of paid themes, there are a few big players: Divi by Elegant Themes, Genesis Framework by StudioPress and Avada by ThemeFusion. We see a ton of posts in the...

    • Collabs

      With so many wonderful women in our community, it's easy to put together great collaborations!

    • How to Upload Pins to Pinterest Without Them Being Blurry

      How to Upload Pins to Pinterest Without Them Being Blurry

      Why is my pin blurry on Pinterest? This is a question we get at least once a week in the Female Travel Bloggers Facebook group. It’s a quite simple fix with a complicated explanation that we will get into in a second. If you’re following along with our...

      How to Write a Pinterest Description with SEO Keywords

      How to Write a Pinterest Description with SEO Keywords

      Hey there and welcome to our post about how to write a Pinterest description with SEO keywords. By this point, you should have your Pinterest account created, your boards created and your own pins created using Canva. If not, please go read those posts by...

      How Twitter Can Help You Grow Your Travel Blog

      How Twitter Can Help You Grow Your Travel Blog

      Not only is Twitter a great platform to help grow your travel blog, but it is one of the easiest platforms for bloggers to use. Unlike other platforms, the need to learn new tools and functions isn’t necessary, nor does a blogger need to spend hours pouring over...

    • Motivation

      We know how hard it can be to stay motivated! Our resources aim to help keep you healthy, fit, and prepared for your travels and blogging!

    • Ultimate Packing List for moms who travel

      Ultimate Packing List for moms who travel

      We think moms who travel deserve a medal (as do dads!) Not only do they pack for themselves but they also remember all the must-haves for the children too. We asked all the moms who travel in the FTB community to share their favorites, necessities and the...

      Road Trip Essentials for the best road trip

      Road Trip Essentials for the best road trip

      Are you heading on a road trip soon and wondering what to bring? First of all, we’re jealous! Second of all, we have you covered with this awesome packing list of road trip essentials. We put together 10 essentials for a road trip together so you don’t...

      25 Of The Best Gifts For Travelers

      25 Of The Best Gifts For Travelers

      Finding the perfect gift for someone who travels can be hard. Your gift to them needs to be practical, packable and something they will be excited to receive! Don't worry, we've put together 25 of the best gifts for travelers to make your gift buying easy...

      7 Creative Ways To Save Money For Travel

      7 Creative Ways To Save Money For Travel

      If you're like us, you're always planning your next trip including how to afford it. These are great ways to save money for travel, no matter where you're going! Seven creative ways to save money for travel 1. Tutoring College Kids When I was planning to...

  • Blogging FAQs

FTB’s Favourite Travel Blogging Resources

As bloggers and business owners, our admins, helpers, and community members use a wide variety of tools, apps, and services. We love to share the things that we think are great and that make our lives easier! Feel free to explore our recommendations below and if there’s something you love that we haven’t included, let us know and we will check it out!

Although we have affiliates set up with some of these products and services, we only recommend ones that we use or have used ourselves, and that we want others to try out.

Click the buttons below if you know what you’re looking for, or just scroll through to see all our recommendations.

Disclosure: This page does contain affiliate links. Should you choose to purchase anything once you have clicked through, FTB may earn a commission. This helps keep our community running.

Website Hosting

The FTB website is hosted by Siteground, as are many of our member’s sites. We love their support team and all the extras they include.

Bluehost’s website hosting is one of the top picks for our community members. They offer varied packages with something to fit all budgets.

Performance Foundry is perfect for high traffic websites and their team of staff is always on hand to make sure your site is never down.

Website Development

Elegant Theme’s Divi is highly customizable, SEO friendly and responsive right out the box!

With an easy to use drag and drop interface, it’s great for developers and newbies.

Divi Lover offers Child Themes for all sorts of businesses, blogs, and passion projects.

With one click installs and plenty of ways to customize the template to make it your own, it’s easy to get going.

Lottie creates beautiful, functional websites, freeing you from the stress and frustration of having to learn a new skill. Specialising in website development for startups, she knows how not having the perfect website can prevent your vision from coming to life.

Blogging Events

The Women in Travel Summit, known as WITS, is the premier event for travel industry professionals, influencers, and content creators. WITS has dominated North America over the course of six years of bringing together some of the world’s top talent to discuss future innovations, build dynamic collaborations, and change the travel industry worldwide, all while supporting and empowering a diverse community.

WITS has been such a huge hit they are expanding to Europe with the first ever WITS Europe in Latvia.

WITS is perfect for travelers, women in the travel industry, female entrepreneurs, content creators, and influencers.

SPECIAL OFFER:

As an FTB partner, WITS offers 15% discount for anyone who purchases a ticket to either WITS North America or WITS Europe, using the code FTB19!

Branding

Eight Corners offers “branding essentials for the brand that isn’t just another one of them.”

As a long standing member of FTB, Gretchen knows just what makes a travel blog special. This is perfectly demonstrated by the FTB brand which she created! Her studio does an amazing job at creating brands that represent your, your vision and your purpose. 

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Social Media

Social media is a crucial part of any marketing strategy, but not everyone has the time or skills to fully utilize it. That’s where PPS comes in! They take all of the hard work and stress out of promoting your services, product, or content using social media so you can focus on the fun aspects of your business.

If you’ve been meaning to up your Pinterest game but never seem to find the time, Tailwind is for you!

This tool will take your Pinterest strategy from non-existent to successful with a few clicks.

Blogging Courses

Are you looking to grow as a travel blogger, but you’re not sure where to start?

Check out these awesome blogging courses by Nomadic Matt!

If you’re dreaming about becoming a professional blogger, this 12 week course is the course for you! And, FTB members get an awesome 20% off using the code FEMALETRAVELBLOGGERS

Work your way to partnerships with Bloggers, Brands and Tourism Boards or learn about Affiliate Marketing with these courses from A Dangerous Business.