• What is a Freelance Writer? And Should I Become One?

    Freelance Writer Skills

    Freelance writing for a living isn’t a new concept. In fact, people have been doing it for years. That said, if you’ve never heard of it before now, you might be as intrigued as I once was. Once upon a time, I knew I loved to write. I was blogging religiously for a hobby. And I’d done some copywriting tasks in previous employment. But I never realised that I could turn my passion into a thriving business – until I uncovered what it actually means to be a freelance writer. […]

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  • How to Stay Productive When You’re Not Freelance Writing (in 7 Ways)

    Freelance Writing Clients

    Last week there weren’t enough hours in the day to complete your never-ending to-do list. This week, time is dragging, you haven’t been assigned any jobs and you’re worrying you won’t be able to pay your next lot of bills. Sound familiar? If so, I’m not surprised. Every experienced freelance writer knows that there are busy spells in this business. But there are also spells where you’re sat at your desk twiddling your thumbs waiting for client work. […]

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  • 10 Types of Content Writing That Make Money (Other Than Freelance Blogging)

    Types of Content Writing

    Just like you can choose how you’d like your eggs for breakfast, you can also choose which types of content writing to do for a living. (I’ll take mine scrambled with a sprinkle of pepper, please. Drool.) Sure, blogging is a popular way to get started in the freelance writing field, whether it’s monetising your own blog or producing content on other company blogs. However, did you know that there’s an array of other types of content writing that you can get your teeth stuck into? […]

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