Another day, another waltz with the great mystery: How does one go about finding more freelance writing clients, apart from job boards? How do you jump from here-and-there gigs to a long-term, lucrative freelance writing career? In May, I published a list of 80+ websites that have freelance writing opportunities. The response was great on social media, in our community, and even in the comments! But while resources like that are helpful, I want to…
Grow a Freelance Writing Career
If you've been freelancing for a few weeks (or even a few years) you'll find resources here that will take your freelance writing success to the next level.
(Looking for beginner tips? Visit Launch a Freelance Writing Career)
6 Smart Ways to Stand Out From Other Freelance Writers (and Get More Clients)
Want more writing work? Looking for a little edge over the competition? Here are six ways to stand out from other freelance writers.
Hitting $100K: How to Make Consistent Freelance Writing Income on Upwork
When I first wrote this post I was celebrating making $60K on Upwork. Since then I’ve used these exact techniques below to pass the $100K threshold. This stuff works, I promise. Ah, Upwork. Perhaps the most debated topic in the freelance writing world. Some writers swear by it. Others spew venom across the room and short circuit your laptop at the mere mention of it! As this particular freelance marketplace has evolved with the times,…
The Ultimate List: 80+ Websites to Find Freelance Writing Jobs
Hey, here’s some good news! Remote work isn’t going anywhere anytime soon. In the US alone, a predicted 36.2 million employees will be working remotely by 2025. Right now, remote jobs now make up 15% of work opportunities*. Those numbers nod to a trend we’re all aware of—that remote writing jobs are only going to increase in the coming years. Whether you’re filling up your schedule with new projects in the coming months or just curious…
Dreading Your Next Client Call? 6 Tips to Feel More Confident on the Phone
Feel more confident on the phone with these tips designed for freelancers. Your next client call could be a breeze, even if you’re usually nervous!
Our Community’s Top Work From Home Tips for Freelance Writers
Working from home is #goals, but that doesn’t mean it’s easy. Use these work from home tips to keep thriving through uncertain times.
7 Ways To Upgrade Your Freelance Writing Business While Self-Isolating
While the world is on lockdown in the wake of COVID-19, we’ll be updating our freelance writing businesses for post-quarantine life. Here are some easy ways to do that.
Video: New Fees Announced! 💰 Should You STOP Using Upwork for This Reason?
Upwork is charging $0.15 for connects now. How will this change the way you work with freelance writing clients on Upwork? Should you stop using Upwork due to this update? Get the details and decide whether this means you should jump ship. (Hint: It might just work in your favor.) I recorded this for the Freelance Writing Cafe Facebook group, but I thought it would be helpful for you, too! Check it out here: …