How to Write Irresistible Copy

For Writers

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

For Writers

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

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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...

Tips for hiring a medical writer

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Tips for Hiring a Medical Writer

Medical writers are in high demand for many reasons. They are often hired to help researchers prepare reports and grant proposals. In turn,  the researchers can focus on the work rather than the writing...

Dealing with Writing Burnout as a Freelancer

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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

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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

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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

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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...

How a Freelancer Can Help Your Business

For Employers

How a Freelancer Can Help Your Business

The internet has changed how people work, and as a result, the so-called gig economy has exploded. More businesses than ever before are complementing the work of their staff with projects completed by freelancers....

Preparing for Your First Interview as a Freelance Writer

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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...