Are you new to freelance writing?
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Are you new to freelance writing? Check out these amazing blogs
There are some amazing blogs out there to help you with this journey. From tips to be successful as a freelancer to fixing your writing or helping you with the blogging world.
I’ve been freelance writing for over three years now and have read a lot of blogs for writers. Here are the best sites from freelancers filled with actionable information.
1. Elna Cain
This is my site 🙂 I started this blog over two years ago and I’ve niched down to help brand new freelance writers. Most of my topics are around marketing your business, but also changing your mindset and getting started successfully.
Here are some popular posts to help you:
- 20 Ways to Find a Freelance Writing Job (As a Beginner)
- An Insanely Fast Way to Find Freelance Writing Jobs
- How to Break Free From Content Mills For Good
2. Creative Revolt
Jordan Roper has an amazing blog to help not only freelance writers but also other creative entrepreneurs. What I like most about her content is that it’s highly informational, provides loads of great strategies and tips and she’s enhanced a lot of her posts with video content from her YouTube channel.
Some great posts to help you with freelance writing are:
- 5 Reasons Freelance Blogging is the Best Freelance Writing Niche
- How to Overcome Client Phone Call Anxiety as a Freelance Writer
- 7 Ways to Treat Freelance Writing as a Business (+ Why It’s a Must)
Jordan has a TON more valuable posts for writers, so make sure to check out her blog.
3. David Hartshorne – Azahar Media
David is a freelance writer and creates amazing content for entrepreneurs, marketers, and freelancers. What I enjoy about David’s posts are how in-depth and thorough they are. They dive deep into a topic and give you the best tips to learn from.
As a digital marketing writer, I value all the content he provides on this topic. I suggest you check out some of those types of posts, but here are some posts for freelancers:
- How to Manage Your Money as a Freelancer
- How to Write Powerful Headlines Without Becoming a Master Copywriter
- 3 Simple Steps to Boost Your LinkedIn Profile
4. Miranda Nahmias
Miranda is a VA – Virtual Assistant – and her blog is filled with awesome posts to help you grow your own freelance business. I started following her when she was tracking her income for her VA business and was excited to see her growth and how she scaled her business.
Even if you’re not a VA or have a VA service as part of your overall freelance writing package, her blog can help you with streamlining – and automating – your business.
Here are some valuable posts to check out:
- How to Find, Identify, and Attract High-End Clients
- How to Get Good Testimonials from Your Clients
- How to Automate Your Client Onboarding System for Free
5. Nesha Woolery
I’ve been following Nesha for a couple of years now and love how much she’s branding and changing her niche topics. She helps freelancers (mostly designers) with finding clients and streamlining their productivity.
If you need help, check out these Nesha posts:
- Building a Portfolio that Wins You The Work You Want
- 5 Reasons Why All Freelancers Should Use a Project Management Tool
- 3 Ways to Follow Up With Clients
6. Carrie Madormo
Her blog is filled with great content (even videos) to help moms become more successful as a freelancers or mompreneur.
If you’re a mom thinking about freelance writing, make sure to check out these posts:
- How to Break Into a New Writing Niche
- From SAHM to WAHM: Becoming a Freelance Writer
- How I Make a Fulltime Income from Home
7. Single Moms Income
Alexa of Single Moms Income has really been a huge help for moms. Her blog is filled with highly valuable resources to earn income online and to help pay off debt.
Alexa has done freelance writing in the past when her kids were little and she has some amazing tips to help you!
- One Simple Trick Doubled My Productivity
- How to Win Big Freelance Client’s Before You’re Ready
- Going from $2 a Post to $300 a Post In Less Than a Year
8. Leaving Work Behind
Tom Ewer has been around for a while! A lot of successful freelance writers have probably found themselves reading his blog (I know I did when I first started) at one time or another!
Each post helps a freelance writer become better in their business. Make sure to check out these posts:
- 4 Techniques to Improve Your Writing Speed and Earn More Per Hour
- Is it Possible to Scale Your Freelancing Business?
- 3 Skills That Can Increase Your Hireability as a Freelance Writer
9. Mama Hustle Repeat
Ashley’s blog Mama Hustle Repeat is a great blog for moms that want to be a freelance writer. I connected with her when she emailed me about a collaboration project and since then, she’s joined my Facebook group for moms and love each post she shares.
Take a look at some posts to help you as a mom wanting to freelance write!
- 3 Tips to Survive a Freelance Slow Season
- 7 Ways to Attract New Freelance Writing Clients
- How to Get Paid Writing for Parenting Magazines
10. Lisa Tanner Writing
Lisa Tanner is a stay-at-home mom to 8 children and freelance writes! Oh, and she also homeschools! She is the supermama!
Her blog has awesome tips if you are a freelance writer or VA and mom! Check them out:
- How to Successfully Land VA Gigs: Pitching
- How to Create a Resume as a Freelancing Mom
- How to Find Freelance Writing Gigs That Don’t Consume Your Life
There Ya Go!
Personally, I love going to solopreneur blogs for freelancers. Sure, there are the big blogs, but getting a personal perspective on their business and seeing how they grow is much more relatable to me.
I hope you check out these blogs!