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Get Paid to Write: 33 Sites That Pay Writers

Want to get paid to write content for a magazine, blog, website, or online journal? You’ve made a smart choice. There are lots of benefits to writing guest posts online: • Get exposure for yourself • Build links back to your website • Get portfolio clips for your freelance writing business • Experience what web…
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Why You Won’t Regret Leaving Academia Behind

Nowadays more people than ever are leaving academia, some because they want a different life and some because they can’t get or maintain the job they want in academia. Since I left academia to become a freelancer, I’ve advised grad students, PhDs, and even tenured professors about making the switch. A lot of people lament…
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30+ Writing Jobs From Home For New Freelancers

Thinking of starting a freelance writing business? Interested in exploring some remote work options in addition to your full time job? You’ve come to the right place. There are lots of writing gigs that new freelancers can get into with minimal effort and investment. Some offer more work opportunities, while some pay better than others.…
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How to Start a Freelance Copy Editing Business

Interested in joining the world of freelance copy editing? You’ve made an excellent choice. I’ve been a full time freelance for over 6 years and can tell you with confidence: Editing is one of the best remote jobs out there. Today I’m a full time business writer. But when I first started freelancing, most of…

Why the Future of Work is Freelance

A lot of people wonder if making the switch to freelancing is the right choice for them. Freelancing is a lot like being an entrepreneur. You have to work hard to succeed. It comes with a whole different lifestyle and less income security. Entering the freelance world can seem scary for a lot of people.…
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25 Best Freelance Writing Websites for 2020

It isn’t always easy finding jobs for writers online. You have to know the right places to look while avoiding content mills and other low paying freelance writing websites. Luckily, there are plenty of reputable platforms out there that can help you find clients for your freelance writing business. To help you get started, I…
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How to Charge More for Your Freelance Services in 2020

Today there’s more work available for freelancers than ever before. CEOs increasingly hire freelance workers to grow their business. And while getting freelance clients is relatively easy, getting clients that will actually pay you well is not. Many freelancers today get stuck in a cycle of working gigs that underpay. I was once one of…
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Freelance Proposal Template + Tips for Success

Creating an effective project proposal is essential for small businesses today. A professional, comprehensive business proposal can be all it takes to impress prospects and land a new client. Before I started using templates for my freelance writing business, a huge portion of my time got eaten up by creating project proposals. Starting with a…
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14 Best Freelance and Work at Home Jobs in 2019

Looking to find a remote job but not sure where to start? There are numerous opportunities to work part time from home as a freelancer. The key to success is finding the right niche for your current skills so you can get started earning freelance income as quickly as possible. So before you start your…
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