Do the Work: Stop Hoping and Start Connecting, Pitching and Writing

If I could summarize the number one take away from the hundreds of posts on this website that relate to landing, finding and crushing freelance…

Pitching Paralysis: Writer Friend, You Are Not Alone

  Pitching takes guts. Even after 20+ years of brainstorming article ideas and sharing them with publishers, I still get butterflies in my stomach. They…

9 Ways Freelance Writers Make Money (Beyond Blog Posts)

Polished writing is in demand. Whether you’re offering your creative services, or looking to connect with a stellar wordsmith, ample opportunities for collaboration exist. Today…

How to Use Social Media to Find Freelance Work

There’s one topic that gets lots of love on this blog: Freelance writing jobs. Readers want to know where to find writing jobs, what the…

3 Reasons to Outsource to a Freelance Writer

Writing isn’t a one-size-fits-all task. Sometimes you or your co-worker aren’t the best people to write the content needed. Enter, freelance writers. We’re a tough…

Do Not Disturb: Let’s Talk About Distractions

My attention used to be averted every few minutes. A ping from my cellphone. A ding from my computer. A knock at my door. They…