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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...
Preparing for Your First Interview as a Freelance Writer

Preparing for Your First Interview as a Freelance Writer

An exciting part of working as a freelance writer is the chance to interview people for the pieces you’re writing. However, the prospect of doing an interview can also be a little intimidating. This...
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Keeping Your Magazine Pitches Organized

Breaking into magazine writing can be highly rewarding. Not only is it more lucrative than many other types of writing, but it may also allow you to explore your own interests, such as health,...
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...
Stacks of money growing for retirement as a freelance writer

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...