Say you’ve been applying for countless freelance jobs that seem like a great match for you. You’ve spent time working on your portfolio samples. And you’ve also put everything you have into crafting (what you believe is) the perfect cover letter. But what if it’s several weeks down the line and you still haven’t been offered a single gig? Not one? Nada? […]
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When I first decided to build a business, I had no idea what I was getting myself into. Sure, I guessed it would be challenging and I’d be working all hours to get things up and running. However, I had no idea there would be times where I’d be sobbing to my Mum because my because my primary client no longer had the budget to work with me. Or times where I almost threw my laptop out of my window because my web opt-in form wasn’t working. […]
Let me guess, you want to create a freelance website that’s both attractive and functional. After all, from website design to navigation, copy to imagery, the idea is to wow potential clients, position yourself as an expert in your niche and successfully sell your services. Whether you’ve already got something basic up and running or you’re starting from scratch, not to worry – I’m here to help. […]
It’s the age-old question… As a freelance writer, do I need a niche? And if so, how do I choose a profitable freelance writing niche? Newsflash: There are many benefits of niching down in the freelance writing industry and focusing on one or two areas of expertise instead of being a generalist. […]