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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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Writing SEO Content: 5 Ways Learning How to Do It Can Increase Your Online Income (Like It Did for Me)

Recently, I earned almost $1,100 in just under 48 hours. The reason I mention it here is because I earned that money due to my knowledge of SEO – which has helped me to make a living completely online since 2007; from Jamaica since 2013. …

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Social Media Consulting: 11 Freelancers Reveal 12 Ways They Landed Their First Client

I have probably half a dozen freelance writers that I stay in touch with on a regular basis. When I say regular, I mean every three, five or six months, they’ll email me updates about how their businesses are going. …

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SEO Writing in 2017: 5 Things Freelance Online Writers Need to Know

I last had this site redesigned in 2008; going from an HTML-formatted designed to WordPress. The were two reasons I decided to have it redesigned this time….

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What’s New at InkwellEditorial.com: Hybrid Freelance Writing & More

In case you haven’t noticed, InkwellEditorial.com has a new look! Same great info … but the mission around here has changed. This post explains why and how. …

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2 Things Every New Self-Publisher Should Do When They First Start Out

The answer to the title of this post can be found in the ‘Conclusion‘ section of this post. Before you scan down to that part though, let’s start from the beginning.

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Freelance Writers: How to Write MUCH Better Copy

Next month, I’ll be turning my attention back to getting my internet marketing site up. I’ve dibbled and dabbled in internet marketing since 2008, even publishing an internet marketing newsletter for a couple of years geared toward newbies….

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Freelance Writers: 4 Reasons to Brand Your Blog & How to Go About It

The following is a guest post by Jennifer Brown Banks.

There’s no doubt about it — most freelance writers recognize the benefits of blogging to help build a platform and elevate their online status. This is substantiated by the fact that there are over 33,000,000 “writers blogs,” according to the results of a recent Google search.

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Self-Publishing / Ebook Writing Tournament – An Easy, FREE Way to FINALLY Get Your Book Done!

Six years ago this month, I spearheaded an ebook writing tournament here on Inkwell Editorial. When I looked it up, I couldn’t believe that it was this month all those years ago – total coincidence, or maybe not. The universe does have strange ways of speaking. Anyhoo, as I explained in the link just above …

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Why Instructions Can Make or Break Your Relationship with a New Freelance Writing Client

The following is a guest post by Laura Pennington.

Getting the right instructions from your client at the outset of your relationship is essential for being able to work together not just on this project but well into the future. There are four primary reasons why instructions can make or break your relationship.

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Freelance Writers: How to Attract High-Paying Clients – Even as a Newbie

Unless you’ve been lost in a jungle with no cell reception, you know that the first presidential debate was last night. It was moderated by Lester Holt, whose parents by the way, emigrated from Jamaica – the country I, as an American, currently call home. Woot! Woot! Go Jamaica! But I digress.

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