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Freelancers: There’s Money In Your Inbox

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April 14, 2019 | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Last year, I decided to start tracking freelance writing pitches I sent to editors. It’s been helpful to see what worked, who I need to follow up with and to have some lingering freelance article ideas  ready in case other editors reached out for pitches to address their content needs. I think it was an… Read More

How Can Beginner Freelancers Get Their First Writing Job?

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March 11, 2019 | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , ,

If you want to become a freelance writer with no experience and are eager to start a freelance writing career, apply some of these freelance writing tips to break in as a freelance writer. Writing Jobs for Beginners A: This is a great time for a beginner to get started with freelance writing. (In fact,… Read More

This 1 Change Can Help Grow Your Freelance Business

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February 6, 2019 | Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,

I was working on a freelance article for a content marketing client this week about how focusing on one word could help you reach your goals for the year. It’s not a new concept. There are books about it, like One Word That Will Change Your Life, and it’s a practice used in business by… Read More

What to Do When You Don’t Hear Back from Your Pitch

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May 1, 2018 | Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,

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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