Is Upwork a good place to look for freelance writing work? The answer is yes and no, and we explain why.
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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.
Every freelancer starts in the exact same place: job boards. Job boards are the easiest place to get started, picking up a few jobs when no one, nowhere, knows who you are or what you do. But there's a problem. Stick with them too long, and you risk jeopardizing your freelancing future. Here's why, and what to do instead.
Are you giving out the warning signs that you’re a new writer? Worried that everyone seems more experienced than you? We share 8 easy ways to present yourself as a credible writer when you're just starting out.
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If you haven't started building your writing portfolio, now is the time to get going. There's never been a better environment for writers to thrive, and you can get started right away.
Looking for a boost to your freelance writing career? It's time to pick a niche. But where do you look? These 18 different niches can be your jumping-off point to higher profits and more clients.
Learning these 10 key principles of copywriting will take you from a salesperson who writes, to a copywriter extraordinaire. Find out how to create valuable relationships with customers by writing well.
With social media and messaging apps being used daily, grammar and writing skills have taken a back seat. These errors are transferring into resumes, emails, articles and anything you could possibly imagine. However,considering that what you write is a direct reflection on you, you do not want to come across as lazy, unintelligent or even worse, unattractive. The question is: How can you avoid making grammar mistakes that you don’t know you’re making in the first place?
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.
Link building can give your blog a traffic boost. But it's hard to know where to start, let alone decipher all the associated jargon. Read our guide for the easier way to get started with link building – no technical know-how required!
The words you use in your content can strengthen or weaken your prose. In this article, we teach you how to boost the power of your content by eliminating non-words and weak phrases that take up space but dilute your statements.
Writing for a living can often mean that you have to take jobs outside of your natural writing style. Just because you're out of your comfort zone doesn't mean you can't sound like a pro. Follow these tips to define your audience and tailor your writing style to your purpose.