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13 Self-Publishing Mistakes to Avoid

I’ve been self-publishing ebooks since 2002. To date, I’ve written almost 100; fiction and non-fiction. Most of my non-fiction are in the “how-to” niche, covering various aspects of freelance writing, online marketing, self-publishing and search engine optimization (SEO)….

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27 Freelance Writing Job Leads for June 19, 2017

1. Photography Writer: The Adventure Junkies is a web publication that provides resources for people who want to get into outdoor adventure activities. We are looking for an experienced writer who can write articles for our outdoor photography section on a consistent basis….

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Get More Site Traffic Using Pinterest: How I Got a 4K Page View Traffic Jump in One Day

I continue to be a Pinterest crackhead! In fact, my addiction has deepened. And as Amy Winehouse once sang, “I don’t wanna go to rehab … I say no, no, no.” This high is too delicious; too good; too awesome to give up! Why? Because Pinterest drives site traffic; that’s why. Tons of it! And, it’s relatively easy to get on the traffic bandwagon using the site. Following is how/why….

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5 Things Every Freelance SEO Writer Can Do to Earn More – Immediately in Some Cases

I’ve been writing SEO content since 2007 – even though I’ve been freelancing since 1993. It’s one of the fastest growing fields in freelance writing, and most of this has to do with content marketing. This was true when I first wrote this post at the end of 2013, and it’s true almost four years later….

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How I Landed a Great Freelance Writing Gig: Some Insight that May Help You

The following is a guest contribution by Del Sandeen.

Publisher Note: A few years ago, I used to post freelance writing job leads weekly. Then, I got off into my self-publishing projects, and stopped doing it — at least regularly. Many were disappointed, so now, I can tell you that regular freelance writing job leads are back! …

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41 Freelance Writing Job Leads for the Week of June 12, 2017

Just a word about this week’s listings … one of the things that stood out to me is that while long-form content is certainly popular and some would argue, preferred these days by search engines, shorter articles (400-500 words) are still very in demand too….

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Landing Freelance Online Writing Gigs: What to Do & What NOT to Do When Applying for Jobs

I’ve been a freelance writer since 1993. I also owned an editorial staffing agency in New York City for 8 years (1996-2004). I’ve applied for hundreds of online writing jobs, and have recruited for quite a few as well. …

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Self-Published Authors: How to Sell More Books During the Holidays — 3 Tips

I’ve been writing, self-publishing and selling ebooks online since 2002. I can’t believe it’s been that long! As of this update, I’ve written almost 100 — fiction and non-fiction. …

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Freelance Writers: 7 Things You Can Do During Slow Times to Increase Your Earnings

If you’re new to the editorial profession (eg, freelance writing), you may not be aware that it is a seasonal profession. The pattern usually evolves like this:…

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How to Make Money Online Flipping Blogs: Interview with a Six-Figure Blog Flipper

I first got interested in the concept of selling one of my blogs years ago when Deb Neg, the founder of FreelanceWritingGigs.com, sold hers to SplashpressMedia in 2010. Deb never did reveal how much she sold her blog for. But, what she did say was it was for more than “a few thousand dollars;” and was a decent piece of change after taxes that allowed her to get a cushion in the bank….

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71 Freelance Writing Job Leads for June 5, 2017

Please note, the first job has a time-sensitive deadline (hint — it’s today!). And, they need hundreds of articles, so they’re seeking numerous writers. FYI, this is a good source for freelance job leads, so if you haven’t signed up with them, you might want to consider it….

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Want to Sell Your Freelance Business? Here’s What You Should Be Doing NOW to Get the Most Money For It

What prompted this post was a question I received from a fellow freelance writer recently. She wasn’t ready to sell her blog, but a colleague had gotten an offer, and she was thinking about what if some day she was. She wrote:…

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