For Flores, blogging has proven to be a flexible way to earn an income, although she admits that she is working “more than I’ve ever worked in my life. But I was able to take my laptop to El Salvador and work there for a month. I can do that now.”

Monique Frausto • ClickLatina, Curves and Chaos
Frausto graduated from college in 2007 with a degree in communications—just around the time recession hit and jobs in traditional media were drying up.

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