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Freelance Success Story: How One Freelance Started to Get Queries Before She Started to Market (and what she did about it)

A panicked freelancer recently contacted me with a problem most would love to have – before she even started marketing, a potential client came a’knocking! “Huh, how did that happen?” you might be wondering. Let me explain….

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How Will a Recession Affect Freelance Writers? Insight into What It Takes to Land Gigs in a Down Economy

This question was written about recently on ChrisBlogging.com. He states, “Personally, I do not know much about American economics. …. While it is hard to predict the future, a lot of so-called experts feel that a recession is on the way. Like most, this worries me for a number of different reasons.”…

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SEO Writing: How to Convince Potential Clients to Hire You

As a freelance SEO writer, I send out a lot of queries. I think I’m clear about the services I provide. But, as human beings, we tend to get our wires crossed, so sometimes I receive responses from potential clients that kinda throw me off guard….

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SEO Copywriters: How to Stop Competing on Rate & Win as Many Clients as You Can Handle

As I contemplated writing this article, I thought, another one on this dreaded topic (freelance writing rates). “Why can’t we all just get along,” is the motto that is running itself over and over in my head right now. BUT, I’m going to tackle this anyway. Sometimes, progress just takes a while….

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SEO Copywriting Success: From 0 Clients to $250/Day in Less than Two Weeks

I’m amazed at the month I’ve had. One new client I’ve already completed four projects for, and three more serious inquiries for work starting in January. Remember, December is supposed to be a slow month for freelance writers. …

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Long Tail Keywords: How they can help you convert 30% more of your site’s surfers into buyers

If you’ve never heard of the phrase long-tail keywords, you may be missing out on tons of search engine traffic. Why? How? To answer this question, let’s first define it….

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How Latent Semantic Indexing (LSI) Affects Search Engine Rankings

You may be scratching your head wondering what Latent Semantic Indexing is. It can really wreak havoc with search engine rankings and is something every SEO writer should be aware of….

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Social Bookmarking Software & 9 Money-Making Conclusions from Freelance Writer’s Technology Month

Following is a two-part post. As I haven’t posted since Tuesday (have been working on getting two new websites up), I had two more posts left in the Freelance Writer’s Technology Month series.

I have to wrap it up because tomorrow is December 1st (where has the time gone!). …

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SEO Tips: The Basics of How to Optimize Your Website to Get More Traffic

One of the things I’ve learned in my research for Freelance Writer’s Technology Month is how important search engine optimization is. One extremely valuable lesson I’m taking away from all of my research is how to optimize my website to get more traffic….

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SEO Copywriting: 5 Ways to Get a Job Writing SEO Articles

In yesterday’s post, Post #6 of Freelance Writer’s Technology Month, we discussed 4 controversial ways to drive more traffic to your website/blog….

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SEO Content Writing: How to Drive More Traffic to Your Website

In yesterday’s post, The 4 Fundamentals of Making Money Online, we laid out the big picture of how to make money online. The first of these fundamentals was content. …

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