Top 100 Travel Blogs | SEOmoz + Alexa Rankings | Volume IX | September, 2013

Welcome to Volume IX of the Top 100 Travel blogs!

This latest addition is all about change and modification.  Previously, the top 100 Travel Blogs was formulated using Alexa (33.3%), Domain Authority (33.3%) and Page Authority (33.3%); however, it is now Alexa (25%), SEMrush (25%), Domain Authority (25%) and Page Authority (25%).

The new category that has been added is SEMrush.

After consulting with some of my peers in the industry it became obvious the list would be enhanced by including another ‘traffic’ metric aside from just Alexa.

Having four categories (as opposed to just 3) reduced in value to 25% each provides a more objective standard.

I’m pleased to see that certain sites, that I felt were undervalued using the previous format, are now ranking higher.

Drawing data from three different independent sources (Alexa, SEMRush and Moz) is an overall much better formula.

Anyhow, I’m scrambling to get ready for a trip to Hong Kong, so that’s all I’ve got to say this time around!

Enjoy the new and improved format!

One this particular update there were 175 blogs tracked over four categories with a maximum amount of 700 points.

If you would like your travel blog to be included on the next update it has to qualify in ALL FOUR metrics: (email:  nomadicsamuel at gmail dot com)

Alexa Score:  250,000 or lower

SEMRush:  1,600,000 or lower

Page Authority:  50 or higher

Domain Authority:  42 or higher

#Top 100 Travel BlogsScore
1The Planet D674
2Travel Dudes669
3Y Travel Blog666
4Adventurous Kate652
5Nomadic Samuel651
6Uncornered Market650
7The Everywhereist644
8Go Backpacking636.5
9Legal Nomads631.5
10Wild Junket617.5
11Twenty Something Travel615.5
12Fox Nomad608
13Wandering Educators607
14LandLopers604
15Almost Fearless600
16As We Travel594
17The Vacation Gals591
18Solo Traveler583.5
19Ordinary Traveler578.5
20Wandering Earl576.5
21Amateur Traveler576
22Around the World in 80 Jobs576
23Bacon is Magic566.5
24Hecktic Travels563.5
25Wandering Trader560.5
26Camels & Chocolate551.5
27Otts World550
30Migrationology547
31The Professional Hobo534.5
32The Expert Vagabond531
33My Itchy Travel Feet530.5
34That Backpacker527.5
35Travels of Adam524.5
36Beers and Beans523.5
37Go See Write520.5
38Delicious Baby501
39A Little Adrift496.5
40Green Global Travel494.5
41Hole in the Donut Cultural Travel490.5
42Ken Kaminesky Photography484
43Brendan’s Adventures479.5
44A Dangerous Business478.5
45Velvet Escape478.5
462 Backpackers476
47Life Cruiser475.5
48Johnny Vagabond474.5
49Inside The Travel Lab473.5
50Family On Bikes472
51Man on the Lam468.5
52Traveling Canucks468.5
53One Step 4Ward466
54Never Ending Voyage464.5
55Indie Travel Podcast464
56Runaway Juno462
57Nomadic Notes454.5
58Travel O Cafe449
59Plum Deluxe440.5
60Around the World L430
61The Aussie Nomad426
62Dave’s Travel Corner421.5
63Young Adventuress413
64Breathe Dream Go403.5
65My Beautiful Adventures399.5
66Pause the Moment396
67Soul Travelers 3396
68GranTourismo395.5
69Turkish Travel Blog391
70Just Travelous390
71Crazy Sexy Fun Traveler388.5
72Muza Chan388.5
73Fearful Adventurer383
74Over Yonderlust380
75Chris Around The World376.5
76Travel Experta374
77Heather on Her Travels366
78Europe Up Close363.5
79Flip Nomad361
80Changes in Longitude360
81E Tramping359.5
82Globetrotter Girls359
83Inspiring Travellers357
84Escape Artistes356
85Finding The Universe356
86Nerd’s Eye View355
87The Travel Tart346
88Time Travel Turtle339
89Tourist 2 Townie336
90Four Jandals332.5
91Our Oyster328
92Monkeys and Mountains320
93Leave Your Daily Hell318
94Nomadic Chick315.5
95Solo Friendly313.5
96Get In The Hot Spot311
97We Said Go Travel310
98Travel Wonders308
99The Road Forks306
100Budget Travel Adventures304.5
101Stop Having a Boring Life298.5
102Never Ending Footsteps298
103Sophie’s World296.5
104Matt Gibson293.5
105Kaleidoscopic Wandering292
106Fevered Mutterings291
107The Expeditioner290
108Breakaway Backpacker283
1091 Dad, 1 Kid, 1 Crazy Adventure277
110Aussie on the Road275
111Traveling Savage273
112My Spanish Adventure272
113Raising Miro269.5
114Wild About Travel269
115Pommie Travels267
116My Several Worlds266
117The World Of Deej263
118Travel with a Mate263
119The Longest Way Home260
120Canvas of Light259
121Waegook Tom259
122Travel Yourself254.5
123Mallory On Travel254
124Trans-Americas Journey250.5
125LL World Tour250
126Virtual Wayfarer250
127Mai Travel Site240
128Positive World Travel239
129Brooke Vs The World238
130Globotreks233.5
131Don’t Ever Look Back230.5
132Suzy Guese227
133Vagabond3226
134Traveling With Sweeney222.5
135The Travel Chica218
136CC Food Travel215.5
137Savoir Faire Abroad214.5
138The Runaway Guide210.5
139D Travels `Round209.5
140501 Places207
141Vagabond Journey205.5
142Bohemian Trails199.5
143TravMonkey192.5
144Katie Aune191.5
145Captain and Clark178
1461000 Fights177
147Travelated175
148What’s Dave Doing?175
149Career Break Secrets166
150Traveling Ted162.5
151Don’t Stop Living159.5
152Runaway Jane152
153Travel Rinse Repeat146
154Jasmine Wanders138.5
155Daydream Away132.5
156Will Peach118
157Downtown Traveler117.5
158No Vacation Required116
159No Place To Be112
160Travel Reportage111

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