Tag: make money writing

Business of Freelance

Insulted by a Writing Paycheck

A paycheck is not the measure of my value or worth but the payment for a job completed. “I want a job.” “Doing what?” “As little as possible with a lot of pay.” That may not have been the conversation exactly, but that is how it sounded. The person I visited with needed to find …

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#WriteTalk – Make Money Writing

Simple tips to make money writing while building your platform for success If you are looking for ways to make money with your writing – whether you are seeking traditional publishing avenues or branching out through freelancing – you are building a writing BUSINESS. DEFINE YOUR PATH. You have to take time to define your …

About Writing

10 Steps to the Big Bucks in Online Writing

According to the article on Problogger.net the top tier bloggers were earning up to $90,000 a year. Even the regular bloggers were earning around $25 per post. This was very exciting for me – the prospect that I really could be rich AND famous. I wanted to know more – like HOW to become one …

About Writing, Business of Freelance

Making Money as a Freelance Writer

A friend recently attended a conference where she was told that it was not possible to make a living as a freelance writer. She chimed in that she knew someone who made enough with freelance to support her family. My friend used my career as a freelance writer for her example. There have been years …

About Writing, Business of Freelance

Make a Plan for Making Money Writing

The dream of developing a career as a writer almost always involves money in some form. Some writers dream of cashing in those big checks. Other writers just want to make a living doing the thing they love. No matter what amount of money makes up the target, there needs to be a plan to …

Business of Freelance, Tips

Freelance Writing Markets – More Basics

Deciding to take the plunge into freelance writing as a full time career is only the beginning of the journey. Uncovering different job opportunities can be a job in and of itself. Finding Freelance Writing Jobs 1. Forums – new forums don’t like to look like new forums so many will hire companies to have …

About Writing, Business of Freelance, Tips

Freelance Writing Basics – What to Expect

The second question I usually get when people find out I am a freelance writer is “can I make a living doing that?” The answer is a layered answer that starts with what is a living and ends with is this something you have a passion to do. Not everyone can make a living as …