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Get Paid to Write Fun Stuff: 33 “Lifestyle” Outlets that Pay Freelance Writers

Like to write “warm and fuzzy” inspirational content? In love with travel writing? Love to prose about food, wine and other libations? An avid crafter with a project to share? Well today’s freelance writing jobs leads are for you! …

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Get Paid to Write: How to Land High-Paying Freelance Writing Jobs in 2017 — Even as a Newbie

When I first started writing SEO content back in 2007, it was all about keywords. Oh, clients still wanted quality writing (most of them anyway), but back then it was equally as important to ensure that the keywords were incorporated in a certain density — even if the quality of the writing suffered. Oh boy, how times have changed!…

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Registering a Domain Name? Why You Should NEVER Do It with Your Web Hosting Company

As a freelance writer and/or affiliate marketer, your domain name is one of your most important assets. Hence, how and who to register it with shouldn’t be taken lightly. There are two ways to register a domain name – with your web hosting company, or independently of it. 

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Freelance Writing Jobs Online: 17 Outlets That Pay $500 or More

Finding high-paying freelance writing jobs is not terribly hard, it just takes some digging – which I did over the last few days. Following are 17 outlets that pay $500 or more. Before we get to the listings, following are a few things I noticed that I want to pass along that will give you more insight into how to land them….

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How I Earned $1,100 in 36 Hours: Why Knowing How to Write SEO Content Pays

If you’ve hung around this site for a while, you know that I relaunched it in November with a new mission, which is to help freelance writers make money writing … whether it’s for themselves (eg, self-publishing their own line of ebooks), or for others (eg, freelance clients)….

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“How in the World Do I Charge for This Bulk Freelance Writing Job?” Yuwanda Help!

About three weeks ago in the early afternoon, an email arrived in my box from a frantic freelance writer. She’d gotten a bite on what could be a large writing/editing job, and needed some insight on what to charge….

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$11,253: That’s How Much This Freelance Writer Netted in One Month – Here’s How She Did It

Last month, I revealed the new design of this site, along with its new mission, which is to make money writing … for yourself and for others. …

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Freelance Online / SEO Writing: What’s the Market for Work Like Since oDesk and Elance Merged?

This past Monday, I received the following email from a subscriber about what the market for online/SEO writing jobs looked like since the merger of oDesk and Elance. He wrote:…

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The Freelance Writer’s Thanksgiving Prayer: What are You Thankful for as a Freelance Writer?

I wrote the following 10 years ago (2006). I was kind of playing around and got on a roll, then decided to publish it to the blog. It’s become a perennial favorite — one I add to every few years. What are you thankful for as a freelance writer? Add to “the prayer” in the comments section, ok?…

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Freelance Writers: How to Deal with Clients Who’ve Been Burned by Other Freelancers

The following is a guest post by Laura Pennington.

No matter how you find your freelance writing clients, there’s a good chance that at some point in time you will encounter somebody who has had a bad experience with a contractor in the past. …

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Freelancing & Catching Up on Retirement Savings at 50: This S**t Just Got Real!

A couple of days ago, I uploaded my first post to Medium.com. It’s entitled, “50, Broke & Scared to Death about Retirement: How I Turned It Around & You Can Too.” It details my financial journey over the last 10-12 years or so. …

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