Platform or Private: The Pros and Cons of Two Freelance Writing Client Types

Where do freelance writers find work? That’s the golden question in the webinar I’m co-hosting later today with writer Liz Alton and the folks at…

Writers, Are You Influential?

I’ve said it many times before. Being creative with words is no longer enough to make it as a successful freelance writer. You also have…

The Dark Truths: 5 Ways Freelance Writers Get Screwed Over

No job is perfect. Being a freelance writer has perks, but there are several challenges we face each day. Today I’m taking off the rose-colored…

Finding Freelance Writing Jobs: Here’s Where Hiring Managers Are Looking for YOU

Freelance writers need jobs. Companies need bloggers, content writers and brand journalists. Wouldn’t it be simple if there was a common ground where we could…

11 Reasons You Don’t Find Freelance Writing Jobs

Each day I’m reminded why some online writers struggle. It’s actually pretty simple. They lack the confidence to put themselves out there, be vocal and…

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…