10 sites to land your first writing job

Have you ever thought about earning a living by writing? If so, then you’ll be glad to know there are some great sites online that offer you the chance to earn money by providing them with online content. These sites each have a little something different to offer you, but they all have one thing…

Why you should never stop improving your writing

There are a lot of benefits to improving your writing. Improving your writing can be an ongoing process, because there’s always going to be more you can learn. You can learn new words, new ways to express yourself, new topics you can educate yourself on and much more. Improving your writing takes putting forth the…

6 best websites to showcase your portfolio

When you’re looking for work as a freelancer, you’ll quickly find that potential employers are going to constantly ask you for examples of your work to see whether you’re a good fit or not. We’ve found that have a portfolio is often crucial to put your best foot forward for new jobs. Here are some…

Best practices to build long term relationships with your clients

Relationships are the cornerstone of freelance writing. They are critically important, especially in the situation where you’ve never met each other in person. Instead of learning about who you are through talking to you in real life, they will be learning based on how you behave. Here are a few tips for freelance writers that…

How to build a writing portfolio

One of the most common questions I get asked, is how to build a strong writing portfolio. A lot of people are just starting, and they do not have enough writing clips to create a portfolio. They are stuck in the ‘you can’t get clients without a portfolio, but you don’t have a portfolio because…

How to decide on a niche

Generally speaking, freelance writers belong to two categories: specialists and generalists. Generalists don’t have any specific topic. They can write about almost everything. One day, they might be writing about business, and the next, they might be writing a report about a recent event from the entertainment industry, such as an award show or a…