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
November 20, 2018 | Tags: article writing advice, business, content marketing, content strategy, freelance rates, freelance writing course, freelance writing online course, freelance writing tips, full time freelance, how to make more money, productivity, side hustle, six figure income, stress, time management, work at home, work from home, writing rates, writing tips
I’d love for you to be able to make it as a full-time freelance writer, but before you take the leap and tell you’re entire office “I’m out,” consider these factors before quitting your full-time job to become a freelance writer. How much do you love writing? Are you willing to write all day, every… Read More
September 3, 2018 | Tags: article writing advice, business, freelance, freelance course, freelance pitches that worked, freelance rates, freelance tips, freelance writing jobs, freelance writing tips, how to make more money, productivity, side hustle, six figure income, work from home, writing tips
This 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. A few weeks ago, I… Read More
August 13, 2018 | Tags: article ideas, article writing advice, articles, freelance writing, freelance writing advice, freelance writing niche, freelance writing tips, online course, productivity, side hustle, work at home, work from home
Any creative person or freelance writer feels the pressure of working on something that shows their talent, intelligence and how utterly original they are. And while te pressure of simply starting can be daunting, and it’s one you need to push past if you’re going to be a successful freelancer, artist, or paid creative employee…. Read More
June 19, 2018 | Tags: 15 minute, article writing advice, business, content strategy, freelance course, freelance success, magazines, pitches, productivity, side hustle, six figure income, stress, success, time management, work at home, writing rates, writing tips
In this freelance writing advice post, freelance writers share their number-one tip for becoming a successful freelance writer. ICYMI, I interviewed some freelance writer friends for their freelancing advice over the past few weeks. We covered “What I Wish I Knew about Freelancing 5 Years Ago,” “Freelance Writers’ Definitions of Success” and “Freelance Writers Share… Read More
Last week my freelance friend Yuwanda Black invited me to write a Q&A on her blog about why I became a freelance writer and the reason I decided to create my freelance writing e-course “Get Paid to Write” on Teachable. Here, I’ll expand on one aspect of that freelance blog post. I started freelance writing… Read More
January 10, 2018 | Tags: 2018, article ideas, business, content strategy, freelance writer, freelance writing, freelance writing course, productivitiy, side hustle, work at home, work from home, writing rates
If a financial resolution is a component of your 2018 goals, making more money is probably top of mind for you. Whether you’re a full-time freelance writer, a small business owner, a stay-at-home mom (or dad) who wants to make additional money while the kids are sleeping or at work, or you simply want to… Read More
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