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10 copywriting mistakes freelance writers should avoid

10 Copywriting Mistakes to Avoid

If you’re trying to build your career as a freelance writer, the last thing you want to do is make mistakes that weaken your content and diminish your ability to attract and maintain clients....
6 Ways to Get More Freelance Writing Clients

6 Ways to Get More Freelance Writing Clients

No matter how much you love your freelance writing clients, you must always be watching for the next job opportunity. After all, part of running your freelance writing business is constantly soliciting new clients....
How to Manage Revision Requests

How to Manage Revision Requests

Editing and proofreading are part of the writing process. No one, not even the best freelance writers, can write a first draft perfectly. Editing and proofreading are intended to make your copy as good...
How to Write Irresistible Copy

How to Write Irresistible Copy

As a freelance writer, many of the opportunities you will encounter will be for writing copy. Copywriting can be a lucrative niche to get into as a writer, but it’s also a crowded field....
Freelance writer discussing topic ideas with a client

Helping Your Client Decide on Blog Topics

Freelance writers need to be flexible enough to work with many different types of clients. Some know exactly what type of content they want, how long it should be, and what topics it should...
10 online resources every freelance writer should know about

10 Online Writing Resources Every Freelancer Should Know About

When you’re launching your career as a freelance writer, there’s no shame in admitting that you need all the help you can get! Fortunately, the internet is swarming with terrific writing resources that you...
Dealing with Writing Burnout as a Freelancer

Dealing with Writing Burnout as a Freelancer

Anyone can experience burnout from time to time, whether they are a homemaker, roofer, or writer. In fact, burnout is so common that it’s now an officially recognized medical diagnosis. The World Health Organization...
How to Use Your Writers Work Profile to Attract Clients

How to Use Your Writers Work Profile to Attract Clients

As a Writers Work member, one of the most powerful tools you have for attracting clients is your profile page. After all, our members’ profiles are highlighted in our Writers Marketplace, where clients can...
Types of Blog Posts You Could Write

Types of Blog Posts You Could Write

For many freelance writers, blogging is an important source of income and career building. Many clients are looking for people to create content for their business’ blog, or even blogs on a personal site....
Why Networking Matters for Freelance Writers

Why Networking Matters for Freelance Writers

Most freelance writers envision days spent alone in front of the computer, without worries of office politics or personality clashes. However, while freelance writing does give you the ability to work independently, networking goes...