How to Choose a Freelance Writing Niche (In 5 Easy Steps!)

Having trouble choosing a freelance writing niche? Been there, done that! When I started freelance writing, I was against choosing a niche for the longest time. I thought if I narrowed my services down, I would miss out on clients. As a new freelance writer, that was the last thing I wanted. After all, I… Continue reading How to Choose a Freelance Writing Niche (In 5 Easy Steps!)

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 Start Freelance Writing With No Experience

Have you been considering taking the leap to become a freelance writer? Congratulations! There are many reasons someone would want to become a freelance writer, such as: Dreaming of writing for a living A desire to be their own boss Craving the freedom to work from anywhere Wanting to have an extra income stream Whatever… Continue reading How to Start Freelance Writing With No Experience

9 Best Writing Tools for New Freelance Writers

So, you decided to take the leap into freelance writing; congrats! If you’re here, it’s probably because you’re wondering what you need to get started. While you don’t need much to get started as a freelance writer, you do need more than a laptop and basic writing skills—especially if you want to make a full-time… Continue reading 9 Best Writing Tools for New Freelance Writers

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

6 Super Simple Ways for Freelancer Writers to Practice Self-Care

As freelance writers, we are entrepreneurs trying to grow a business. But, growing a successful freelance writing business isn’t easy. It requires a lot of hard work and dedication, and we often feel like we have to do it all at once. Our time, focus, and energy is all over the place trying to get… Continue reading 6 Super Simple Ways for Freelancer Writers to Practice Self-Care

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 Quiet Type Makes The Write Life’s 100 Best Websites for Writers in 2021

Some exciting news to start off the new year… The Write Life included The Quiet Type on its list of 100 Best Websites for Writers in 2021! This is the second year that The Quiet Type has made the list, and I couldn’t be more thrilled! Here’s what The Write Life had to say about… Continue reading The Quiet Type Makes The Write Life’s 100 Best Websites for Writers in 2021

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