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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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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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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....
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FAQs About Your Completing Your First Freelance Writing Assignment

It finally happened. You’ve pitched your work to potential clients, and someone has hired you for your first freelance writing assignment. Of course, now you have to deliver—and that is where a lot of...
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Faith-Based Freelancing 101

Much of the advice that is available to new freelance writers is geared towards secular writing. However, faith-based freelance writing is a large and profitable marketplace. If you are interested in breaking into the...
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What You Need to Know to Become a Freelance Education Writer

Many freelance writers are generalists. As a generalist, you might write about a wide range of topic areas, from automotive to health to personal improvement. As you gain more professional experience and dabble in...
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Steps to Take When You’re Going to Miss a Deadline

If you’re a freelance writer, meeting your deadlines is one of the most valuable habits you can teach yourself. Not missing deadlines is essential if you want to maintain good relationships with clients and...
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Dealing with Freelance Writing Dry Spells

No matter how long and how successfully you have been freelance writing, it’s possible to see the assignments stop rolling in. Freelancing dry spells happen even to the best writers out there. Unfortunately, they...
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Why Freelance Writers Need to Be Lifelong Learners

If you are the type of person who is always searching for answers to questions and looking for new books to read and podcasts to follow, then freelance writing may be the career for...
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The Ins and Outs of Freelance Writing

Do you want to launch a career as a freelance writer? The demand for freelance writers is always there. After all, content is essential for helping businesses connect with their customers. Many people have...