How to Send the Best Cold Email Pitches and Win Freelance Gigs (+ a Free Guide!)

You’ve decided to pursue freelance writing, congrats! Freelancing is such a great way to make money, whether as a side hustle or a full-time gig. If you’ve made it this far, you’ve likely already set up your freelance writer website and online portfolio. (If not, check out this guide.) So, what comes next? Finding freelance… Continue reading How to Send the Best Cold Email Pitches and Win Freelance Gigs (+ a Free Guide!)

How to Create Freelance Writing Samples That Stand Out

Generally speaking, freelance writing is a competitive gig. There is indeed a lot of demand for writers and the internet helps to make it a truly global affair. However, there are many freelancers available to feed the demand and this means there are usually many applicants for jobs.  This level of competition means you have… Continue reading How to Create Freelance Writing Samples That Stand Out

10 Simple Tricks to Help You Become a Super Successful Freelance Writer

Have you ever wondered what sets freelance writers like Elna Cain and Jorden Roper apart from others? How did they become successful freelance writers while others are struggling to find work or quality clients? Becoming an in-demand freelance writer is more than just being able to write well and understanding SEO. Sure, those things are… Continue reading 10 Simple Tricks to Help You Become a Super Successful Freelance Writer

6 Positive Ways to Deal With Rejection as a Freelance Writer

Unfortunately, a lot of freelancers let rejection get in the way of their success. And I totally get it. Rejection is brutal. It hurts. Bouncing back from rejection as a freelance writer isn’t the easiest thing in the world. But if you let despair and insecurity take over every time you get rejected, you’re not… Continue reading 6 Positive Ways to Deal With Rejection as a Freelance Writer

The Freelance Writing Starter Guide | 2021 Edition

Welcome to the Freelance Writing Starter Guide, your go-to resource to jumpstart your career as a freelance writer! This guide is for you if you’ve been thinking about becoming a freelance writer but haven’t been sure where to start or if you’re stuck in the beginning stages. There’s a lot of ground to cover in… Continue reading The Freelance Writing Starter Guide | 2021 Edition

5 Ways Freelancers Can Get Motivated After Taking Time Off

I don’t know about you, but staying motivated as a freelancer can be challenging for me. Working from home comes with many distractions, and there are days when my productivity is almost non-existent. That couldn’t be truer than trying to get motivated after the holidays! For the last two years, I’ve been fortunate enough to… Continue reading 5 Ways Freelancers Can Get Motivated After Taking Time Off

How to Say No to a Freelance Client (Without Burning Any Bridges)

Do you find it hard to say no to a freelance client? You’re not the only one! Many freelancers find it hard to say no when offered a new opportunity, even if it means making a sacrifice to fit in their schedule. As a result, they tend to feel overworked and stressed out. Learning to… Continue reading How to Say No to a Freelance Client (Without Burning Any Bridges)

How to Market Yourself as a Freelance Writer

Marketing your writing services correctly will help you get noticed by potential clients and eventually bring in regular work. To help you get started, I’ve compiled a list of eight easy ways to start promoting yourself as a freelance writer—no fancy marketing degree required!