Instagram's New Algorithm Explained

As I’m sure you all have heard, Instagram has recently changed its algorithm and many bloggers (myself included) are wondering what this is going to do to our stats, followers, and likes. From what I’ve read so far, the jury is still out but there’s some hypotheses on what will occur. Here’s what I’ve found […]


We are exposed to hundreds of advertisements per day as we sift through endless digital information to find what we actually want to see. You can tell this by the way social media has evolved during its relatively short lifespan. In the early days of Facebook, text-based posts dominated our news feeds. Now, having only […]


I’ve Been Bit was nominated for a Liebster Award in December thanks to Anna of Unexpected Germany! Thanks so much for this, and I hope you enjoyed what’s on IBB so far! Anna’s blog is fabulous for knowing the ins and outs of Germany that are off the beaten path. If experiencing true German culture […]


Recently I came across a documentary from the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation as part of their series Doc Zone called Volunteers Unleashed. It discussed the topic of voluntourism and how it’s become a controversial subject within the tourism industry. While many volunteers go with the best intentions of helping developing countries, often the opposite happens as […]


Recently I was lucky enough to be nominated for the Sisterhood of the World Bloggers award from two terrific travelling twins, Erica and Tara of TrippinTwins! These ladies call Alabama home, but wander the countryside as much as possible while blogging about their adventures. As they’re working right now, they’ve been focusing on local adventures […]


I know, I know. This is probably one of the first things I should have done, but there just never seems to be enough hours in the day! Better late than never, right? To get instant updates sent right to your news feed, follow I’ve Been Bit along on Facebook! Here I’ll share the stories […]


I’ve recently jumped back on the Twitter Chat wagon after over a year away from them and I’m already kicking myself that I let it go this long. Twitter Chats are a great way to connect with like-minded travellers across the world, shares stories, and add more and more destinations to your bucket list. Now […]