How to get Paid to Travel The World
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How to get Paid to Travel The World

A step by step guide to build an online brand from scratch and get all your trips around the world sponsored
4.0 (137 ratings)
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Last updated 5/2017
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  • 6 Supplemental Resources
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What Will I Learn?
  • Build a Social Media brand from scratch
  • Get FREE accommodation all around the world
  • Make money while on the road to fund your travels!
  • Get paid to travel Full Time
  • Get Sponsors to pay your trips
  • Practical Strategies, Techniques and Methods to get free stuff
  • Setup Social Media Outlets
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  • Be ready to have your mind blown at the opportunities before you!
  • Internet access
  • No specific software required
  • Being familiar with using Social Media platforms

Would you like to be able to Get Paid to Travel The World ?

Traveling around the world usually costs a lot of cashUnless you know how to get people to give you free stuff or pay you to travel and live a dream life…

So...  How do you do it?

We figured out a way to grow an online brand and presence and approach companies and travel agencies in a way that they want to give us their services for FREE!

Over the last couple of years we’ve spent hundreds of hours experimenting and optimizing to create this concept…

We’ve packed everything we’ve learned along the way into this course, including a proven system for approaching sponsors and companies to get what you want for free.

We'll also give you a baseline understanding of the most effective social media practices that are applicable on any platform and how to use them in your benefit.

Click the "take this course" button straight away at the top right of this page to unlock the power of traveling the world for FREE.

Who is the target audience?
  • All travelers
  • People who want to explore the world
  • People who are sick of the 9-5 work
  • No previous social media or marketing experience is needed.
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Curriculum For This Course
32 Lectures
Getting Started - Course Introduction
3 Lectures 04:12

Discover everything this course contains and all of the expert guidance you will receive as we walk you step-by-step through our tried and tested process to get paid to travel the world.

Preview 01:34

Welcome to the course. In this section you'll meet the founders of 55 Secrets and gain an insight into the brand, and how it enables them to get paid to travel the world.

About ourselves

Are you prepared to live the life you've always wanted? In this section you'll dive right in to the big questions you need to ask yourself in order to figure out if this is truly the lifestyle for you. Once you have a resounding YES, there's no turning back!

Preview 01:14
What do I need?
3 Lectures 13:14

First things first, we'll establish the several different types of investments options you can make to begin, and help you find those that are within your reach, no matter your limitations or restrictions. 

Preview 01:40

It's no doubt that you're already equipped with some essential skills, though you may not know which those are . In this section we'll identify those important skills and offer valuable suggestions for specific skillsets to learn and/or develop to increase your revenue on the road.

Preview 02:04

The success of any project is pivotal upon setting goals correctly and having a fail-proof planning process underway. Here we'll teach you the fundamental aspects of goal setting and planning that will propel any project towards success. You will gain a full breakdown of our rigorous planning process that you too can utilize.

Preview 09:30
Planning for Success
5 Lectures 17:51

Whichever Market you select sets precedence for the rest of your entire project. In this section we'll offer insights and reflection from 55 Secrets on how to select your perfect Market.

Select Your Market - Be Creative

Here you'll find a comprehensive Audience Analysis - three key areas of in-depth questions to make sure you don't waste your time with the wrong crowd.

Picking an Audience

Most people know who their competitors are, but few know the clever ways to gather in-depth information on them that will save you months of hard work. We'll uncover the best ways to gain insider insights to your competition and how to use it to your advantage.

Research your Competitors

First off, do you want a team or do you want to go solo? Regardless of the answer, we'll explain the key elements for a successful team, whether real or virtual, to ensure you have all areas covered. 

Picking your Team

Your brand is your most valuable asset. In this section we will break down all areas of branding, including those that are often overlooked and delve much deeper into the reasons for creating a brand than the usual, surface-level answers of 'identity' and 'recognition'. Our focus is on helping you build a strong brand for plentiful financial return. 

Creating a Brand
Social Media - Like a Pro
7 Lectures 30:53

Having a strong Social Media presence is key to gaining traction in the online world. In this section you'll find an introduction to the setup process of your Social Media outlets that will allow you to get paid stuff all over the world.

Social Media - Pre lauch

Gaining followers on Facebook can be slow-going for many new businesses and brands but with these personal tips and suggestions we'll help you accelerate your growth and save precious time before you gain sponsoring and partnerships. 

How to Grow Followers on Facebook

Though often regarded in the same light as Facebook, Instagram requires a whole new approach to gain active followers. We'll share with you our most successful set of tips and tricks to do just this. 

How to Grow Followers on Instagram

Introduction to getting a large following on Pinterest and personal tips

How to Grow Followers on Pinterest

Often regarded as the 'Holy Grail' of online business, e-mail subscriber lists are incredibly valuable to sponsors and partners and can be a greatly influencing factor in getting them to fund your travels. In this section you'll discover the best ways to build a large e-mail list of genuine, interested subscribers. 

How to Grow an E-mail List

Depending on the brand you're trying to build, a YouTube channel can be another great asset. Yet with so many channels and videos on one platform it can be hard to make an impact. In this section we'll uncover the best ways to gain subscribers and keep them, make successful videos and an overall successful channel.

How to Excel at Youtube

Now that you have the following on all your social media outlets, it doesn't stop there. Engagement with followers is vitally important for leveraging sponsorships and free stuff. In this section we'll outline the best engagement tactics to ensure you build an active, social following.

Grow your Social Media : Get Paid
5 Lectures 11:58

As one of the biggest Social Networks out there, learning how to use Facebook to its maximum potential can massively boost your brand and sponsoring. In this section we'll discuss both aspects of Facebook Groups and Facebook Advertisements, which may be more suitable for your project, and how to get the most out of both. 

Facebook Groups and Ads

Though a largely complex tool, we'll provide you with an introduction to Google Adwords to further your understanding and decide if it's the right tool for you and your advertising needs. 

Google Adwords

Believe it or not, there are other people out there just like you, using social media to boost their business. With a shared need across thousands of users you'll discover an Exchange Network and how to use it to it's full potential to boost your brand, following and sponsorship potential with little investment. 

Social Media Exchange

It's time to get creative. The most successful advertising and marketing campaigns are those that extend way outside the box. Allow us to present to you some fantastic Guerrilla Marketing strategies that can get you noticed by potential partners and promote tremendous growth for your business and brand. 

Guerrilla Marketing

Networking in an essential part of growing and building a brand. In this section we will provide key pointers to successful networking.

Partnerships and Sponsors
3 Lectures 10:27

Now it's time to start finding Sponsors and Partners to fund your world trip. In this important section we'll give you pointers on the best strategy to finding the right partners for you and increasing the likelihood of sponsoring you receive. 

Finding Sponsors

Approaching, interacting and communicating with Sponsors in the correct way is fundamental to making a deal. In this section we'll teach you the perfect approach and insider tips to making your proposal stand out amongst all others. 

How to approach them

Your work isn't over until the deal is officially sealed! Here you'll find a concise guide to secure and officiate any deals in a professional manner. 

Closing the Deal
Monetizing your Brand
5 Lectures 23:26

In this section we begin with an introduction to monetizing your website, helping you earn money online as you travel whilst you work on your sponsorship deals.

Monetizing your website

Many people know a few, obvious ways to make money from a website, but there are actually endless ways to do this. In this section you'll find a comprehensive, in-depth guide with multiple ways to monetize your website AND social media so you'll be sure to find the perfect fit for you. 

Ways to Make Money from your Website and Social Media

Now you have your brand established, Sponsor and Partnership deals sealed, it's time to increase your revenue even further. In this section we'll delve further into how you can extend your brand and revenue streams.

Creating a Product is Key

Once you are on the road there are not only ways to earn extra money online, but offline too. In this comprehensive section we'll cover almost 30 ways you can get involved in the country you're in and continue earning. 

How to make money on the road

Now you are well equipped to get on the road and get paid to travel the world! Here are some final details and words from your course instructors before you embark on your journey.

Final Conclusion
BONUS: How we got 7000 Euros in Freebies
1 Lecture 19:10

We will guide you step by step on the process we went through to get 15 Luxury Hotels to give us a free stay with a lot of extras and having to work less than 30 minutes per day for it.

Real Life Example : 1 Month in Paradise for Free
About the Instructor
António Araújo
4.1 Average rating
247 Reviews
3,885 Students
4 Courses
Entrepreneur & Renewable Energies Engineer

I'm António Araújo - entrepreneur, business owner, Engineer and avid Traveler. I am the founder of 55 Secrets with over 50 Best Selling Travel Guides reaching over 400k readers every month through our Social Media Outlets.

I have over 5 years of experience in the online business development industry and  in the travel Industry.

I'm passionate about travel, food, and enjoying the small things in life. For the last 3 years, my travel experiences have been the defining moments which have changed my life and made me a better person. From Thailand, to Indonesia, to India, I've found that travel has opened doors in my life that I never even knew existed.

 I left my well-paying, but energy-draining job as an Electrical Engineer in Belgium to live this nomadic lifestyle, because it makes me happy.

I am here because of my passion to help people succeed, whilst having fun. For some of you that will be to achieve your personal & professional goals with an extra pinch of motivation. For others it might be connecting with that potential mentor who can bring you to another level. 

If you dream of exploring the world, learning new skills, and meeting new people, I invite you to join one of my courses and take the first step toward making your dreams come true.

Stephanie Morrison
4.1 Average rating
166 Reviews
2,824 Students
2 Courses
Entrepreneur, Full Time Traveler, Certified Yoga Instructor

Hello! I'm Stephanie Morrison, a Certified Yoga Instructor, Nutritional Therapist, Editor and Full Time Traveller. I have a first class Mathematics degree and experience in private tutoring, and teaching in schools. 

My main passions are personal-development, health and wellness, and of course travelling, as a means to continually face new challenges and new opportunities for personal growth.

I have been travelling full time for over two years now and have worked online in a range of areas, primarily as an editor and social media manager. I am currently working in partnership with 55 Secrets, a leading travel brand, creating and condensing our experience and expertise into practical, easy-to-learn Udemy courses. 

I am excited to share this learning experience with others and hope you find my Udemy courses both stimulating and highly valuable. Enjoy the learning process!