Social Media Marketing News: 5 Recent Tips for Freelancers and Content Strategists
Check out this list of some recent, useful social media information that will make you a better freelancer, content strategist and creator.
‘Digital Mom’ Audrey McClelland on Her Shift From Full-Time Fashion to Freelance
We interview Audrey McClelland, author of ‘The Digital Mom Handbook’, about her transition from the full-time fashion world at Donna Karan to being an independent entrepreneur.
8 Interviewing Skills for Writing Like an Expert on Anything (Even If You’re Not Neil deGrasse Tyson)
Tasked with a new or challenging topic? Sharpen your interviewing skills to write like an expert on anything. Get a journalist’s tips on how to interview experts, influencers, and leaders.
Niche Expert: Allison Levine’s Journey From Wine Consumer to Marketer to Blogger to… GM of Effervescence
Live for vino? Learn how Allison Levine evolved from a wine consumer to a niche marketing expert in the beverage industry.
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).
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Four Recent Studies to Expand Your Content Marketing Horizons (Freelancers, Take Note)
To succeed as a freelance creative for clients these days, you need to be just as up on the latest trends in content marketing as your clients. We rounded up a few studies to help get you started.
An Interview With ‘Pretty Extraordinary’ Working Mom/Influencer, Danielle Smith
After walking away from a major car accident, Danielle Smith left her career as a TV anchor and become her own boss and founded PrettyExtraordinary.com. Learn how she shifted into the world of new media.
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.
The Eight Essential Business Friends a Permalancer Needs
Nobody can go it alone. As a freelancer, you need people in your professional life for financial reasons, references, creative support, and industry events. Permalancer Lena Katz lines up those who can help your business the most.
Apply the Lazy User Model to Your Pitching Strategy for More Wins
The Lazy User Model of solution selection (LUM) is a theory that researchers developed to predict what leads humans to adopt a certain technology when given several options. So how can freelancers use it to their advantage?
How to Make $100K or More As a Freelance Writer? Five Successful Women Share Their Advice
What does it take to earn $100K or more as a freelance writer? Five women share their success, with tips on how to value yourself and your time.
Do Freelance and Remote Workers Make Better Decisions? Research From MIT and Neuroscientists Points to ‘Yes’
We explore new findings that go beyond identifying inefficiencies in corporate structure, but lend proof that mob mentality exists in the office as surely as it does at Yankee Stadium… and why this puts freelance and remote workers in a new, positive light.
The Niche Expert: How a Teacher Can Become a Content Creator in Education
Online courses are feeding a rapidly growing education industry. We interview Kimberly Moran, a former teacher and current creative strategist for educational content, on working for the expanding niche.
Top Conferences for Freelance Writers and Creatives in 2019
Connect with more creative professionals in the coming year with our guide to the top conferences and events for writers, freelancers and creatives throughout 2019.
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.