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4 Super-Quick Ways to Come Up with Tons of Traffic-Generating Blog Topic Ideas

Have you ever felt that your brain was dryer than the Mojave desert when it came time to sit down and write a blog post? I know mine does sometimes. There are days when I’m literally stumped. I sit there, staring at the screen, wondering what the heck to blog about today.

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10 Sizzling Trends in Freelance Writing That Can Help You Earn More

As you know if you’re a regular reader, every Monday we post fresh job leads for freelance writers. I spend hours scanning tons of sites looking for these leads. It’s quite educational in that it clues me in into what’s happening in freelance writing – everything from what skills are in demand to what’s happening with rates.

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Self-Publishing Advice: How to Turn One Blog Post into a Profitable Ebook — In One Weekend


If you blog, you most likely have all the content you need to self-publish an ebook – in as little as a weekend. Really!

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Quick Tip for Freelance Writing Success

Written by Jennifer Brown Banks

Here’s your Quick Tip for Freelance Writing Success for this week . . .

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The Best Guest Blogging Tips and Benefits for Freelance Writers in 2014

Written by Karen Cioffi

First, let me say . . . Merry Christmas Eve! I hope you’ve been enjoying the holiday season. Now, to today’s topic.

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Guest Posting: 10 Responsibilities of a Blog Publisher

In wake of the popularity of content marketing, guest posting on blogs has become a popular way for online marketers to get their name and message out there. When this topic is discussed, usually it’s aimed at what the guest poster’s responsibilities are.

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How to Make Your First $100 as a Freelance Writer on Elance

The following is a guest post by Halona Black.

I speak to a lot of newbie freelance writers on social media. One of the biggest frustrations I hear is how to get your first paid writing assignments without having a published body of work, eg, no writing samples, no industry contacts — nada!

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12 Tips for Freelance Writers on How to Become a Sought-After Guest Blogger on Popular, High-Traffic Sites

Written by Karen Cioffi

The marketing winds have shifted people . . .  if you’re a freelance writer and online marketer looking to broaden your reach and get more website traffic, an effective strategy to use is article marketing.

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The Benefits of Guest Blogging: 3 Days, 3 New Prospects & New Business

By Jennifer Brown Banks

Guest blogging has become the “new black.” And as someone who has had more than my share of guest posts accepted throughout the blogosphere, I can vouch for its many virtues. The proof is in the pudding.

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How I Revamped My Blog’s Marketing Strategy to Get More Traffic Post-Penguin 2.0 — and You Can Too!

Google’s recent Penguin 2.0 algorithm changes caused many to rethink their blog marketing strategies. One reason is, in spite of the fact that it was predicted to affect less than 5% of U.S. English sites, that number has arguably been higher. My sites were affected. Keyword phrases my blogs (this one and SeoWritingJobs.com) had ranked well for – for years – no longer returned them in SERP results to the degree they had been.

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Freelance Writers: How to Find Freelancers to Outsource to When You’re Too Busy

By Karen Cioffi.

Freelance writing is a business. It doesn’t matter if you work from home or have an office; it’s a business and needs to be treated as one. Along with being a business, freelance writing, for many, has its ups and downs, its slow times, its busy times. But, what do you do during an exceptionally busy time when you get more work than you can handle?

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Should You Quit Your Day Job to Start Blogging? Read This Before You Decide

One of the reasons I write this blog is to show freelancers that there are numerous ways to make money online as a writer – over and beyond writing for clients. So when I ran across a post on a popular internet marketer’s blog entitled, 3 Reasons to Quit Your Day Job to Start Blogging, it got me to thinking, “Is it a good idea to quit your day job to start blogging?”

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