Dear Freelancer: It’s OK to Take a Day Off (And 6 Ways It Will Improve Your Career)

We need to manage our stress levels better as a self-employed workforce. I’ve struggled with finding balance between days off and deadlines, but have slowly discovered that the best way to get uninterrupted time away from work tasks is to…schedule time off just as I would a work task.

Wanna Pitch Me Your Content Writing Project? Read This First, Please.

Wanna Pitch Me Your Content Writing Project? Read This First, Please.

Each week, well-intentioned ideas pop into my inbox. Ambitious business owners and content-needing marketers reach out to ask about my writing services. My usual follow-up…

7 Ways a Freelance Writer Can Reduce Your Content Marketing Headaches in 2020

7 Ways a Freelance Writer Can Reduce Your Content Marketing Headaches in 2020

You’re evaluating your marketing budget — again. Will this finally be the year that you bring on a team of freelance writers to ease your…

Expressing Gratitude Makes Us Better in Business

Expressing Gratitude Makes Us Better in Business

I’ve been digging into the analytics again. For the past month, quarter and year, one post on the Web Writing Advice blog has gathered the…

5 Ways to Find Freelance Writers for Your Content Marketing Project

5 Ways to Find Freelance Writers for Your Content Marketing Project

If you’re knee-deep in a content marketing strategy session and feeling overwhelmed with the task of building a creative team, I’ve got your back! Over…

The Freelancer Onboarding Process: Tips for Writers and Publishers

The Freelancer Onboarding Process: Tips for Writers and Publishers

Last month I celebrated ten years of full-time self-employment. I parted ways with my last newspaper job and embraced content marketing writing as my new…