3 Tips for Meeting Tight Deadlines

Yesterday was typical. I checked my Google Calendar, dove into the first writing assignment on my agenda and checked email. One message in my inbox…

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…

13 Common Misconceptions About Freelance Writing

So, you want to be a freelance writer. Cool. I remember when I dreamed of spending my days being creative, sipping wine, working whenever I…

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…

Why Successful Writers Use Social Media Marketing

Writing for web-based clients is tough. There’s search engine optimized keywords to integrate, tight deadlines to meet and custom style guides to follow. And that’s…