A big myth that many new freelancers have is that clients or publications will come running once they get published on a big site. While helpful, this isn’t always the case. Instead, here are my top tips on how to attract new freelance writing clients and get more paid work. (more…)
The secret to writer’s productivity is to find your flow quickly and stay there for as long as possible. The flow I am talking about is that moment where the words just flow and time passes without you even noticing.
Here are a few ways to help you get in the flow and boost your writing productivity. Finding your writer’s flow will help you write more in less time. (more…)
It’s one thing to want to be a freelance writer and another to find freelance writing jobs. There are so many writing jobs available, but it can be hard to find the right ones for your niche, as well as legit opportunities that pay well.
Here are 15 places to look to find freelance writing jobs and start your freelance writing career. (more…)
Are you tired of your pitches getting ignored? You know you are the right writer for the job, but your emails keep getting ignored. How do you get your freelance pitch to translate into a profitable writing job?
Pitching and applying for new writing jobs takes a lot of time, so it is important that your pitches translate into paychecks. Here are my top tips to increasing your chances of getting your pitches read. (more…)
Feeling like you don’t know where to start in your freelance writing? Here are 33 sites that will pay you $50+ to write for them. Make sure to read each site’s description for pitching guidelines and to ensure they are still paying for submissions. (more…)
There are a few different strategies to land paid writing jobs online, and one of the easiest methods for beginner writers is to apply for job listings. There is a big problem with many online writing job boards though. You take time to craft the perfect pitch and send it to what sounds like a dream job, only to find out that job pays pennies per word.
Contena is one of the higher quality job boards that I’ve come across. My favorite feature of the site is that it tells you how much the pay is for the jobs up front. Contena helps writers streamline the job process, which allows you to spend more time writing and earning money. (more…)