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Freelance Writing Blog

A Quick Word on Confidence

Recently I sent out newsletters to subscribers inviting them to apply for an upcoming freelance writing experiment where I’ll work with a writer one-on-one for a few months to improve or revitalize their career. Today I was pouring over those applications, and the stories these writers shared, as I tried to narrow down my options. And I noticed a trend through most of these applications … read more

Freelance Writer Blogs: An Introduction

We’ve been talking recently about freelance writer websites and how they can help you attract prospects and convert them into clients. Today let’s focus on a particular element of professional sites — freelance writer blogs. Now, I’m not talking about freelance writing blogs, where you write about freelance writing itself, and where your content is for other writers. The vast majority of freelancers don’t need those, and … read more

Weekend Reading: Setting Up a Freelance Website With WordPress

This month we’ve been looking at freelance writer websites and what they should include. But once you’ve mapped out your content strategy, how do you actually build your professional site? While you can create a static HTML website or use any number of content management systems, I highly recommend setting up your website using self-hosted WordPress (as opposed to WordPress.com’s free hosting). The process is fairly simple. … read more