Archives for November 2016

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!

The first post I uploaded to Medium was entitled, “50, Broke & Scared to Death about Retirement: How I Turned It Around & You Can Too.” It details my financial journey to disaster, and realizing I had to do something different if I was going to play catch up in saving for retirement at 50. …

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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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