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Reasons Why You Haven’t Landed Your First Writing Gig Yet… And How You Can Change That

You’ve decided to journey down a new career path as a freelance writer—congratulations! Joining Writers Work is a great first step for launching your freelancing career. However, there are still other steps that you...
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Tips for Marketing Your Freelance Writing Services

It’s easier than ever to build your own freelance writing business, thanks to the internet. In addition, clients and employers are far more receptive to hiring remotely than they were a couple of decades...
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....
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...
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...
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...
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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...
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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...
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...