December 31, 2018 | Tags: 2018, article writing advice, business, content marketing, content strategy, freelance, freelance course, freelance mistakes, freelance rates, freelance writer, freelance writing online course, freelancer, making six figures freelancing, money, productivity, six figures, writing rates
I earned about 30 percent more as a freelancer in 2018 than I did the year before. So, I thought it would be beneficial to look back and see what worked in order to earn more money writing, what didn’t, and what could be improved in my freelance writing business to help me reach new levels of… Read More
December 17, 2018 | Tags: freelance, freelance course, freelance mistakes, freelance writer, freelance writing course, freelance writing jobs, freelancing, freelancing tips, full time freelance, full time job, side hustle, work from home
I’ve been freelancing as a side hustle while working full-time since about 2006. Writing a few assignments for clients gave me disposable income when I was on a tight budget with my salary, provided me with extra money to pay for vacations, attend weddings, go out to dinner with friends, pay off my student loans faster,… Read More
July 31, 2018 | Tags: article ideas, article writing advice, articles, content marketing, freelance mistakes, freelance rates, freelance writing course, magazine editors, online course, pitches, time management, writing tips
As a freelance writer, getting through to an editor is one of the toughest parts you’ll experience. When you don’t know the editor personally or through a referral, eliciting a response from your article pitch can be a challenge. Remember, the editor is juggling many hats and likely receives over 200 emails a day from… Read More
May 1, 2018 | Tags: article pitches, best online writing course, following up, freelance mistakes, freelance rates, freelance tips, freelance writing advice, freelance writing tips, freelancing tips, magazine editors, online course
A lot of my freelance writing course students ask me what to do when they don’t hear back from an editor on a pitch they sent. They wonder if the editor ever received it, if it went to spam, if the editor hated the idea and that’s why they didn’t respond, or a number of… Read More
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