Linsey Knerl: Freelance Media Specialist

Linsey Knerl: From Blogger to Freelancer and Back Again: Diversifying Your Income as a Travel Writer

Linsey Knerl

Bio: Linsey Knerl is a blogger, author, public speaker, and mom of six who has created written content for brands like HP, Walmart, Mastercard, Flexispot, and American Express. She’s shared her tips for building community and growing reach at SXSW 2010, FinCon, the ASJA New York event, and GROWNebraska’s MarkeTech event. Find her work at or follow her on Twitter at @LKnerl.

Summary: Blogging gives us a unique set of skills that translate easily into other types of travel writing. Linsey shares how she grew her 11-year blogging business to a six-figure writing career, through diversified projects including column writing, brand marketing work, print journalism, and brand ambassador work. She’ll discuss how to keep ethics standards so that you can work with various clients and make big money!