Best Credit Card for Small Business

Best Credit Card for Small Business

Even a boot-strapped business, needs credit sometimes. We started our business with no start up capital except about $2000 taken from my retirement account as a loan. And, we like to think we did pretty well with that. However, there were definitely times when having...
How to keep your business growing in the off-season

How to keep your business growing in the off-season

It is definitely our off season in Florida. September and October are our quietest months of the year. In the past, I would dread these months because I would worry about growing the business and keeping the momentum going. As we have grown, I have learned to love and...
The Importance of a Clear Refund Policy

The Importance of a Clear Refund Policy

In any business, it is super important to have a clearly stated refund policy both for your clients and for the health of your own business. Without a policy, clearly stated on your website (in multiple places, if possible), your business can suffer through poor...
Health of the Outdoor Recreation Industry

Health of the Outdoor Recreation Industry

My guess is that you found this website because you have a business in outdoor recreation or want to start one. Maybe you love kayaking and want to start a guide service or you love fishing and want to start a charter service. Before you jump in, shouldn’t you...
Best WordPress Themes for Adventure Based Businesses

Best WordPress Themes for Adventure Based Businesses

Hands down, we recommend WordPress for your website. But, once you decide on using WordPress, there are still so many other choices to make including what the website will look like and what functionality it needs. Your theme is basically how you want your website to...
Consistency is Key

Consistency is Key

For years (and still, as a side project) I was a food blogger. I learned so much from my career in blogging but probably the most important takeaway was: 1% times Infinity   Bjork Ostrom, the founder of Food Blogger Pro and the other half of the famous food blog,...
How To Find Great Images for Marketing Your Brand

How To Find Great Images for Marketing Your Brand

In this day of fast paced online activity, great images are essential to help your business and brand stand out. When you are just starting out, you may not have a bunch of high quality images laying around to use or you may not be good at taking or editing photos....
Using the MeetUp Platform To Gain Lifelong Clients

Using the MeetUp Platform To Gain Lifelong Clients

MeetUp has been around for a long time and has been really helpful in our business to gain clients.  If you aren’t familiar, MeetUp is a platform that allows anyone to create a group and events associated with that group.  These events are announced to your...
Lack of Motivation in Business and What to Do About It

Lack of Motivation in Business and What to Do About It

I am reading a book right now that I wanted to share with you because it is all about The Resistance.  The book is called, The War of Art and I learned about it on a podcast related to food blogging—because it doesn’t matter what niche you are in—we...
Adventure Business Pro Holiday Gift Guide

Adventure Business Pro Holiday Gift Guide

Looking for gift ideas for friends or family that just can’t stop talking about their new business idea?  Chances are if they are super passionate about starting their adventure based business—they can think of little else. Support them in their...