Money and Finance Publications that Pay Writers

Financial publications that pay writers. Photo of woman holding several US bills. Photo by Sharon McCutcheon on Unsplash

Get Paid to Write for Financial Publications Writing for finance publications isn’t always easy, and there are far too many personal finance publications out there that want content but won’t pay for it. I think that’s a bit ironic. Finance publications that purport to teach you how to manage your money, yet expect you to … Read more

Blogging Mind Map

Blogging mind map by Mariana Abeid-McDougall on MultiTalented Writes

Love blogging about blogging? Here’s a mind map for ideas on what to write. For the last several months, I’ve been sharing mind maps every Monday. I create mind maps for niche diversification as well as content creation. The niche diversification mind maps give you ideas on how to expand a niche so you can … Read more

Editing Mind Map

Editing mind map by Mariana Abeid-McDougall on MultiTalented Writers. The word editing is in the middle, and several related words are connected to it by lines.

Mind maps are a great way to think about any subject and make connections to related topics. If you’re a writer or blogger, mind maps can help you come up with several ideas for blog posts, essays, etc. If you’re a writer who writes about editing, or an editor with a blog, this mind map … Read more

Do you really need to outline your writing?

Should you outline your writing? Image description: Left hand writing on a notebook and right hand resting on a laptop keyboard. image by free-photos on pixabay

Do you outline your writing? Let me be honest right off the bat: I don’t outline my writing. Having said that, I’m not a fiction writer and I don’t often write long pieces; I’m often writing blog posts or articles that are made up of 1,500 words or fewer. The few times when I’ve written … Read more

Instagram for writers

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Please note that this post was written in 2019 and may be out of date, as the author has removed herself from all social media. Instagram for Writers: When did you join your first social media network? The first time I heard “Instagram for Writers,” I was a little confused. Wasn’t Instagram a mostly visual … Read more

Literary Magazines that Pay Writers (well)

Red neon sign on wall under a bookshelf reads "We are all made of stories." Literary magazines that pay on MultiTalented Writers. Photo by S O C I A L . C U T on Unsplash

Literary magazines have a bad rep for not paying writers (or paying them really poorly). But if your heart is really set on writing short fiction, essays, long-form creative nonfiction, and other pieces that don’t fit well with generic blogs and websites, it’s worth having a look at literary magazines that pay. Here are 10 … Read more

Mind Map for Content Creation: Resources for Writers

Writing Resources Mind Map. The words "resources for writers" is in the middle, and several related words are connected to it by lines.

Over the course of the last year and a bit, I’ve shared several mind maps for niche diversification, which means taking a niche and thinking about related niches, so you can find more leads and earn more as a freelance writer. I’ve also shared a handful of content creation mind maps, where I start with … Read more

A Mind Map to Celebrate Canada Day!

Writing Resources Mind Map. The words "resources for writers" is in the middle, and several related words are connected to it by lines.

Happy Canada Day! In honour of Canada’s 152nd birthday, this weeks’ mind map is about Canada! If you want to start a blog about all things Canadian, here’s a content creation mind map to get you on your way. Before we get into the mind map, here’s a little information you may or may not … Read more