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How Can You Find Your Most Productive Hours as a Freelancer?

Being a freelancer isn’t easy. It’s true, you can set your own schedule, and that’s one of the greatest advantages of being a freelancer. But it’s also true that creating your own schedule and keeping it are some of the most challenging tasks around. You know what I’m talking about, right? Being a freelancer isn’t easy. Most people know when … Read more

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How Can I Improve My Chances of Landing Freelance Writing Gigs?

Let’s face it, landing writing gigs is the number one thing that stresses us freelancers out. It doesn’t matter if we’ve been at it for seven years or seven days, getting clients is always the number one problem. Without clients and gigs, we don’t have a business. It’s kinda essential, you see. But in the early stages it can be really … Read more

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How Do I Manage Money for My Bootstrapping Freelance Business?

You’ve managed to successfully bootstrap your business. With little capital and lots of hard work and perseverance, you got your website up and started. You’re finally writing for clients and making money. Now you have to manage that money.  But bookkeeping and accounting is not your favorite thing to do. Am I making enough money to … Read more

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Can I Start a Freelance Writing Business in My Midlife?

Trust me when I say that freelance writing is not an age specific profession. You can start a freelance writing business at any age, even midlife. By the time you’ve reached midlife, more than likely you’ve created your safe little comfort zone. A zone that you find yourself afraid to step out of. You can start a freelance writing business at … Read more

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What Are the Habits of Successful Writers?

Writing thousands of words a day can be a writer’s fantasy. Seeing your work published across the globe, touching the skies of fame because of your work, and receiving an international award for writing services is every writer’s dream. Not everyone is capable of making a living from writing a dream come true. Not everyone is capable of making … Read more

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Are You Ready to Start Outsourcing as a Freelance Writer?

Did you realize how much time your freelance business would take up beforehand? I’m guessing you probably tallied up the number of hours you’d have available to spend on doing your core business, whatever that may be. Did you realize how much time your freelance business would take up beforehand? And you set up a website which may have taken … Read more

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How Do I Speed Up My Freelance Site?

I have been a freelance writer and marketer for the last six years. Starting from the very bottom, I learned early on that the most important thing you can do for yourself in this industry is eliminate any minor barriers that could in any way impact your success. And I do mean any, more matter how small and insignificant they may seem. The … Read more

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The Fast Track Beginner Guide to Freelance Writing

By: Elna Cain, Alicia Rades, Samar Owais Thinking about starting a freelance writing business? Not sure where to start? Asking how to break into freelance writing is a bit like asking how to dance. It’s frightening. I know. But it’s possible. Asking how to break into freelance writing is a bit like asking how to dance. There are so many … Read more