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Tips for Sourcing Photos for Your Online Content

During the course of your freelance writing career, you’ll likely find quite a few clients who request that you include images with your writing. You’re more likely to encounter this if you specialize in...
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Tips for Improving Your Freelance Writing Samples

If you’re just getting started with freelance writing, one of the most important steps you’ll take is creating a portfolio. The heart of your portfolio, of course, will be the samples of your writing...
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How to Be a More Effective Interviewer

If you want to be a professional freelance writer, one of the most valuable skills you can acquire is becoming a better interviewer. Whether you want to conduct interviews for publication, for quotes for...
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Tips for Writing Your First eBook

It’s easy to see why businesses want to be able to offer eBooks to their customers. Having the ability to offer an exclusive downloadable feature is a terrific way to engage customers and reward...
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What You Need to Know about Writing White Papers

If you’re thinking of expanding the services you provide as a freelance writer, you may want to consider white papers. White papers are something that nearly every company or organization will want to offer...
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Picking Profitable Writing Niches

Are you looking for a way to make the most of your freelance writing income? If so, then writing for a profitable niche could be the answer for you. Niche writing has a lot...
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How to Write an Editorial Calendar

As a freelance writer, you may asked to create an editorial calendar for a client. This is especially true if you work with a client on a regular basis rather than doing one-off pieces...
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Can You Train Yourself to Be a Faster Writer?

When you’re a freelance writer, one of the only limits on how many jobs you can take is how much time you have to do them all. That means, by training yourself to write...
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Top Tips for Writing for Blog Headlines

The average reader takes a matter of seconds to decide whether to keep reading a blog post or click away. That’s why it’s so important to craft a compelling headline and introductory paragraph. A...
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Top Rules of Online Research

If you want to write first-rate online content for your clients, one of the most important skills you can teach yourself is how to do good research. For online content, research generally doesn’t mean...