Before we go on a break, here are some freelance writing gigs to go through. See you on Monday.
As a freelance writer, the more variety you’re able to offer in your services, the more profitable your business will be. If you want to increase your earnings significantly, one skill that you absolutely must master is landing page copywriting. If you can write high-converting copy, you’ll be in high demand all year round.
Landing page copywriting is simple and complicated at the same time. The good news is that you can learn to write landing pages that make readers into customers; landing pages that will make clients come to you.
Good morning, FWJ job seekers.
Here is today’s list of freelance writing jobs. Good luck!
Ideas make a writer’s world go round.
Without them, we don’t have anything to present to potential clients; we won’t even have the chance to close a deal. Without ideas, we won’t be able to create content for existing clients who require pitches instead of giving us topics to write about. Without ideas, we won’t have anything to publish on our blog.
However, we all know how slippery ideas can be. Inspiration doesn’t come as often as we want.
What are we to do? How do we make sure we always have ideas – great ones – that we can convert to effective strategies, which we can then successfully execute.
Here’s how: look to your competitors. [Read more…]
There are plenty of perks that come with being your own boss: flexible hours, picking your projects and more control over work-life balance. But one thing you’ll miss out on is an employer retirement benefit.
When you freelance, building your own retirement nest egg, including choosing the right plan, falls entirely on your shoulders. You can set up a retirement account at an online brokerage or robo-advisor. But first, you should know the best options for you. [Read more…]
Before freelance writers establish a name for themselves and enjoy regular orders for jobs, they spend huge amounts of time looking for new business. It doesn’t help that many of the popular freelance writing sites are full of people looking to pay low rates for content.
Wading through job ads and writing proposals that will get noticed can take up a huge chunk of their time. Granted, it has to be done if they want to eat next week, but it’s a difficult way to grow a quality freelance writing business.
This article contains tips on how to stop wasting time looking for jobs that pay badly, and how to get people to come to you instead. [Read more…]