How to Know If Your Freelance Business Website Is Outdated — And What To Do
So how do you know if your freelance business website is up to par? Here, experts share the signs you’re in need of an update and how to get started ASAP.
How to Breakup With a Client — And Not Burn a Bridge
As a freelancer, you might see many clients come and go. But be careful about the going part. Here are tips to remember as a professional.
Freelance Business Review: 5 Questions to Boost Your Freelance Mojo
So how do you begin the process of freshening up your freelance career? Start by asking yourself these questions, straight from career experts.
6 Skills to Stay Competitive as a Freelancer
As the field of freelancers grows, so does your competition. Have you learned the new areas you need to master to win more clients?
Freelance Writers, Don’t Wait to Pivot to Content Marketing
Are you a writer who hasn’t tapped into content marketing work yet? We rounded up some of the best advice for getting started — and landing your first client ASAP.
Four Inspiring, Badass Female Writers to Watch
Advocates, journalists, entrepreneurs. We interview four women who are making waves in politics and the world of content. Their inspo is contagious.
Why Writers Need to Know CMS
Freelancers, if you haven’t dabbled into the various content management systems, here’s your news flash to add it to your must-do for the year. Here, what you need to know — and why.
Female Writers on How They Fight for Fair Pay: 7 Tips to Empower Yourself
Powerhouse women who know their worth give their best advice on how to fight for fair pay as a freelance writer.
Advice From Women Writers on How They Built Their Freelance Empires
Men wouldn’t shy away from bragging about their success, so why should you? Lindsay Tigar shares wisdom from five successful female freelance writers.
The History of Female Writers
Though romantic comedies may paint a different picture, there is a major gender divide within media. In honor of Women’s History Month, we’ll be celebrating the past, present and future of female wordsmiths.
What Writers Should Know About SEO to Stay Competitive in 2019
Although Google’s known for fickle algorithm changes, here are six key approaches to help your writing survive them all, so you can win at SEO for clients.
How to Grow Your Freelance Business This Year: Quarter One
Planning is essential if you want to grow your freelancing business. Here are three key ways to set yourself up for success for the rest of the year (if you’ve let half of Q1 already pass you by).
The Evolving Role of Writers in the Gig Economy: Growing Your Freelancing Skill Set (1 of 5)
Get in sync with the times as a writer, if you want to earn more. Understand what you need to master, why it’s important and of course, how to go after it. Read the first in our five-part series on the modern skill set needed for freelance writers.
Become a Writer-Publicist Power Duo in the Gig Economy: Two Success Stories (5 of 5)
In the gig economy, your job security relies on your own ability to build professional relationships. When you try to expand your network as a freelance writer or publicist, take a cue from these two pairs who have mastered professional synchrony to succeed.
Top 5 Responsibilities of a Journalist When Working With a Publicist (4 of 5)
Quid pro quos? Be wary. Pitches that miss the mark? Be honest. Things to do to keep above aboard in the publicity game.