Freelance writing can be a bit of a roller coaster ride. There are times when the work and the deadlines are almost unmanageable. Then there are those slow times, when other work can be done – updating a website, writing more posts for a personal blog, revising social media profiles, bookkeeping, etc. Use these apps to make the most of your time.
Back in 2017, we listed our favorite Facebook groups and tons of readers wrote in sharing amazing groups that hadn't made the cut. So, for 2020, we're adding more great Facebook groups to our list.
Want to improve your email open rate? It's all in the design. The human attention span is getting shorter every year, so your email needs to grab readers' attention—and hold it. Kevin George from Email Uplers explains how you can make your emails effective by enhancing their skimmability and accessibility. Enhance your email campaign performance and yield a better ROI (return on investment) by following these tips and tricks.
Many of us—myself included—became a freelance writer to be in control of our time and income, to not be limited, and to stop living paycheck-to-paycheck. So, when opportunities arise to market yourself and grow (or save) your income, don’t hesitate. Here's how to break the feast and famine cycle that many freelancers get stuck in.
When you think about social media marketing, content may not be the first thing that comes to mind. Yet it’s the very thing that makes it possible to market on social media. Without content, there’s no social media marketing. Unify your strategies with these 6 simple steps.
Have you ever sat back and wondered what it takes to build a writing career in 2021? What exactly are the top ways to earn money? How much can you realistically expect to make? The Expert Editor answers these questions in their new infographic.
What is alt text and why is it an essential technique for ranking in Google search engine results? Find a simple explanation and useful examples in this 101 beginner's guide.
Daunted by the idea of a meeting clients? It’s an essential part of being a professional freelance writer. We share seven pro tips to help you plan and run a successful meeting every time.
Affiliate marketing is a low-risk approach to diversifying your income by doing what you do best: writing. This post will provide a roadmap you can follow to earn money from affiliate marketing.
Interested in becoming a ghostwriter? Wondering how ghostwriting differs from other content writing? This essential guide has everything you need to get started.
If you’re a freelance writer, you’re probably wondering how you can scale up your career to bring in more money. Should you shoot up your fees? Take on more clients? Monetize your writer’s website? Even then, what about those dry months where you won’t even get a reply to your pitch, let alone land a client? Well, I might have just what you need to fill that space up—7 sites that pay writers, some up to $450 per article.
Is Upwork a good place to look for freelance writing work? The answer is yes and no, and we explain why.
Bored of blogging? Fed up of churning out the same topics every week? We've got 7 ideas to help reinvigorate your stale blog posts.
In this article, we review Freelance University to show what the course covers and discuss whether it's worth the investment.
Follow the five-step plan in this article to find out how to get your guest blog posts published. A.J. Ogilvie outlines an approach that focuses on developing a rich understanding of the company you want to write for, identifying the target audience for their content, and how you can publish on their blog by clearly articulating the value your articles offer them.