Yahoo! Killed My Babies, and I Liked It

Initially I was sad, upset and a little confused. But, now I’ve accepted that Yahoo! is going to erase the 355 pieces of content —…

21 Things a Freelance Writer Must Do to Land Jobs and Thrive as an Entrepreneur

Several times each week I’m asked how to get started as a freelance writer. The answer is simple: write. Write a lot. Put yourself out…

Are Your Blogs a Bore to Read?

Remember that blog post you spent hours writing in your head and editing on your computer? You know, the one that barely got any views…

Writing Checklist: 9 Quick Ways to Keep Editors Happy and Avoid Unnecessary Rewrites (150 words)

Editing and revising is part of the writing process. So, get used to it. Know your client’s guidelines and review them before submitting your work.…

Why You Should Do Interviews

I know I’m probably a little biased since I have a background in journalism, but interviews make writing stronger. Period. Before you click away and…

Content Marketing’s New Writing Strategy: GEO

If you’ve been writing for the web for more than a week, you’ve heard of SEO, or search engine optimization. In a nutshell, it’s the…