7 New Year’s Resolutions for New Writers

The end of the year is fast approaching, and many people will be making New Year’s resolutions. Are you making the right ones to grow your writing career? In today’s guest post, Celia Abernethy shares 7 New Year’s resolutions that will actually make a difference for new writers. 7 New Year’s Resolutions for New Writers This post may contain affiliate

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Freelance Writing Terms You Should Know

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When you’re starting out in freelance writing, you can get easily confused by all the terms that are thrown around in online writing groups and elsewhere on the Internet. Sometimes, it can be a little intimidating to ask for clarification. Fear not; this post will tell you what those terms are. Please note that this post may contain affiliate links.

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Yes, I write for free. Here’s why.

This post may contain affiliate links. To see our full affiliate disclosure, please click here. Yes, I Write for Free. Here’s Why. “Creatives should be paid for their work.” “The stereotypical starving artist is a myth that needs to die.” “You can’t pay your rent with exposure bucks.” I couldn’t agree more with all of the above statements. I have

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Starting a Writing Career? 4 More Blogs You Should Follow

Please note that this post may contain affiliate links. To view our full affiliate disclosure, please click here. Recently, Ibrahim Jimoh shared 9 bloggers you should follow if you’re starting a writing career. Here are 4 more blogs that offer great tips on how to start and grow your writing business. 1. Make a Living Writing Carol Tice is an

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Education Mind Map

Mind maps for freelance writing: education mind map

Please note that this post may contain affiliate links. To view our full affiliate disclosure, please click here. There are many ways to achieve freelance writing success. But if you’re a MultiTalented Writer, a lot of the advice you hear probably doesn’t apply. Take “picking a niche,” for example. MultiTalented Writers work best when they write in multiple niches. It

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How to Get Paid for Writing: Writing Mind Map

  Please note that this post may contain affiliate links. To view our full affiliate disclosure, please click here. Have you ever asked yourself how to get paid for writing? It’s entirely possible to turn your writing into a career. First, you’ll need to choose what kind of writing you’d like to do. Whereas you certainly don’t have to stick

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Travel Writing Mind Map

Travel Writing Mind Map

Please note that this post may contain affiliate links. To view our full affiliate disclosure, please click here. If you dream of a career in travel writing, you might quickly become discouraged by some of the information available on how to do so. In general, you’ll read that the “getting paid to travel lifestyle” isn’t all it’s cracked up to

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Polishing Your Writer’s Resume

Please note that this post may contain affiliate links. To view our full affiliate disclosure, please click here. I’m part of a great writing group on Facebook. I love helping out with questions and sharing some of my experiences there. A while ago, someone asked if there were any tips on polishing a writer’s resumé. I offered to share mine

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The Ultimate Guide on How to Start Freelance Writing—Without Picking a Niche!

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Do you really have to pick a niche to start a freelance writing business? Please note that this post may contain affiliate links. To view our full affiliate disclosure, please click here. For Multi-Talented writers, the frustration starts early in their career. If you do any online research on how to become a freelance writer, chances are you’ll run into

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