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What are the different types of copywriting?

What Are the Different Types of Copywriting?

Copywriting is a dynamic and versatile career field, with many possible specialties available. Digital copywriting is among the fastest growing of these specialties. It includes all content written for websites, like blogs and static...
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Saving for Retirement as a Freelance Writer

As a freelance writer, you get to be your own boss. You’re free of the hassles of demanding bosses, bossy co-workers, commutes, and office politics. You can work from home, set your own schedule,...
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How to Break into Entertainment Writing

Not everyone can be an A-list actor or rock star, but anyone with sound writing skills can potentially become an entertainment writer. It might not happen overnight. However, with patience and persistence, it’s definitely...
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The Benefits of Blogging to Build a Freelance Writing Career

In the world of freelance writing, blogging has had an interesting evolution. When blogs first grew in popularity, they were used almost entirely by amateur writers as a personal outlet. As blogs evolved, their...
Are you undercharging for your writing?

Are You Undercharging for Your Freelance Writing?

Many freelance writers, especially those who are new to the industry, undercharge for their work. It’s easy to take a chance on low rates in order to attract clients, and then end up stuck...
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Want to Double Your Freelance Writing Income? Try These Strategies

One of the joys of being a freelance writer is that your ability to earn is in your hands. Work as much as you like and take the kinds of jobs you like to...
Freelancer writing a press release.

Tips for Writing Better Press Releases

As a freelance writer, you’re probably going to find yourself tackling many different types of writing projects, from blog posts to eBooks. One of the staples of freelancing, as you may already know, is...
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Is There Freelance Work Available for Fiction Writers?

Many freelance writers tend to focus on nonfiction writing, and it’s not hard to see why. Many clients who work with freelancers are looking for content designed to drive traffic to a business website....
Freelancer writing a corporate video script.

The Beginner’s Guide to Writing a Corporate Video Script

Did you know that YouTube visitors watch more than 500 million hours of video on the site each day? A significant portion of that viewing time is attributable to marketing footage, given that 87%...
Retiree starting a career as a freelance writer.

Is Freelance Writing a Profitable Option for Retirees?

During your career, there may have been times when you thought wistfully of the rest and relaxation you’d enjoy during retirement. But now that you’re actually retired, you might start longing for the busier...