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The Art of Writing Great Twitter Headlines - Copyblogger

Twitter has become <i>the place</i> for sharing content links. If your content catches attention on Twitter and spreads, suddenly you’re getting significant …

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7 Ways Freelancers Outside the U.S. Can Land More Writing Jobs

Freelancing offers opportunities for writers around the world, but much of the information for writers online is U.S.-focused. When I started my …

How Your Freelance Writing Career Is Impacted By Blogging

Writers have their own brand to build, and just like any other brand, they are encouraged to have a website with a blog. But other brands, and their …

5 Writing Habits You Should Develop for Better Website Content - Small Business Trends

One of my favorite things about writing is that, in practice, it feels like a modern art. It’s hard to fake a talent for good writing, as it remains …

After burning out at work, I quit my steady job and started a freelance writing career that now earns 6 figures a year

Burned out and overworked, I clocked 90 minutes to and from work each day in addition to the 13-plus hours that teaching, lesson planning, administrative meetings, and parent contact required.<p>I was earning a decent living for a 25-year-old at $45,000 a year, but I had to grab the corners of my …

5 Free Ways to Build Your Personal Brand on LinkedIn

Do you want to build your visibility on LinkedIn? Wondering which LinkedIn features can help? LinkedIn can help you build a professional presence …

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Start A Fire

11 Content Editing Tools for Error-Free Writing

There’s no faster way to get your audience (and the internet in general) to turn on you than to riddle your writing with typos and other errors.<p>You’d …

Creative Writing

7 lessons learned growing from $1,000 to $15,000 a month in 100 days

$15,000/mo in 100 days. Here’s how we got here…<p>I’m about to hit “publish.”<p>“It's both terrifyingly interesting and interestingly terrifying”According to VICE, TNW Conference is quite the eventFIND OUT WHY<p><i>What’s the worst that could happen, right?</i><p><i>Mm… maybe we should wait until tomorrow.</i><p><i>Let me get</i> …

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6 Monsters Killing Your Writing Ability

When was the last time you sat down to write, and all you could generate was the flashing cursor on your screen? Has it ever happened to you? Recently, I was writing a post for my site and encountered a severe case of "what am I supposed to write next?" I identified these six monsters and took …

How Successful Freelance Writers Hone Ideas

I’ve often said <b>finding ideas</b> is not the problem; figuring out how to hone ideas is.Long ago I gave my mind permission to have ideas – lots of ideas. …

Writing

42 Ideas for Blogs About Writing

Here are 42 ideas for blogs about writing. Why 42? Do you remember either the <b>book</b> or the <b>BBC broadcast</b> of Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy by <b>Douglas</b> …

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How To Help Young Writers To Improve Their Writing Skills

Do you how it feels to spend hours in front of your laptop, looking at a blank page in text editor, not knowing where to start? Do you have great …

Creative Writing

Write Like It's Your Last Day On Earth

Remember when you were a kid and wishing time would go <i>faster</i> was normal? I remember wishing an hour would pass so I could get out of class, or …

Creative Writing

Layering 20 Scenes to Create a Strong Romance Novel

Last week I probably overwhelmed you by showing you how to integrate the key romance scenes into your foundational ten scenes. This post is a long …

Creative Writing

9 Simple Steps for Choosing the Perfect Name for Your Blog

Whether it’s your first day at school or a new job, there’s something to be said for starting off on the right foot. Launching a new blog is no …

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47 Blog Post Ideas For Writers and Authors

Constant Ideation is Hard<p>If there’s one thing that bloggers and writers know, it’s that consistency is the key to success. But, coming up with new …

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15 Expert Tips for Crafting Great Openings

According to a Writers Digest piece, the opening line makes or breaks a story. If it doesn't grab readers' attention immediately, it's over.<p>As content creators, your openings are the most important part of your content creation right after your headline.<p>If it doesn't lead your readers to the next …

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Writing Jobs: Freelance, Full-Time, & Part-Time

Love Writing?<p>We can help you build a career that lets you:<p>Have flexible hours<br>• Choose topics you're passionate about<br>• Earn a great income doing what you …

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Marketers: Here's How to Make Your Freelance Writers Fall in Love with You

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Ask any freelance writer about his or her marketer clients, and you’ll hear that there are those they love working with . . . and those whose emails they dread receiving.<p>With the growing use of entertaining, informative content as a …