Whether you’re writing a non-fiction book, a novel or a collection of essays, here are five things I advise you to do, before you start the process of actually writing.
There are many scams online, including the occasional freelance writing scam. Some unscrupulous publications will charge you a ‘reading fee’ or submission fee, with no intention of publishing you. Others
If you’re unfamiliar with Medium, it’s a platform that allows you to post your writing, access a pretty impressive built-in audience (Medium has around 100 million monthly readers), and earn
Making the decision to hire a freelance writer or content creator can be a difficult one, especially for a small business owner or solopreneur. They are paying you, someone they’ve
As a freelancer, the more time you have to write, the more money you make, right? But when you freelance, you’re effectively running your own business, and that comes with
Top editors get a lot of pitches from freelancers, so if you’re a new or less experienced writer, it can be hard to get an editor’s attention. You need to
How much writing do you get done every day? What’s a decent word count for you? 500 words? 1000? 5000? A lot will depend on your circumstances, energy levels and
These are some of the tools I (and the other successful freelance writers in my networks) use to run our freelance writing businesses. Disclosure: Sometimes my work here (and all