Freelance Tips

As a freelancer, you get to be your own boss. You’re responsible for every aspect of your business – which is both exciting and daunting! Our blog is here to help. It's packed full of handy hints on all aspects of running a successful freelance business, from writing a business plan to determining your marketing strategies, managing your finances, finding clients, and more!

  • 6 Free Blogging Platforms for New Freelance Writers

    6 Free Blogging Platforms for New Freelance Writers

    Nov 06, 2023

    • Freelance Software and Tools
    • Freelance Tips

    Did you know there are many free blogging platforms that can help freelance writers showcase their talents? It is easier than ever to start a blog for free. In this post, we’ll tell you why blogging is a great opportunity for new freelance writers, describe six of the best free blogging platforms, and then offer […]

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  • What Are Bylines? (And How to Write One)

    What Are Bylines? (And How to Write One)

    Nov 03, 2023

    • Freelance Tips
    • Writing Tips

    If you write blog posts, articles, or news stories, you’re likely to come across the term byline. For a freelance writer, a byline is a way to take full credit for your work, get your name out there, and add to your portfolio. But what is a byline, exactly? This blog post will explain exactly […]

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How to Quit Your Job and Become a Freelance Proofreader

  • Freelance vs. Self-Employed: Is There a Difference?

    Oct 28, 2023

    • Business Tips
    • Freelance Tips

    Some people may not realize that there is a difference between being freelance vs being self employed. While there is some overlap, these two terms carry distinct meanings and implications. In today’s blog post, you’ll learn: What Does Self-Employed Mean? Being self-employed means that an individual runs their own business. They could be a sole […]

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  • 10 Newsletters That Can Help You Find Freelance Writing Jobs

    Oct 25, 2023

    • Finding Work
    • Freelance Resources
    • Freelance Tips

    Are you a freelancer trying to find freelance writing jobs? Newsletters could be the answer! There are a number of newsletters out there that provide industry insights as well as the inside scoop on the latest writing gigs and job postings. In this post, we’ll look at 10 of the best. Freelance Writing Jobs Newsletters […]

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  • 7 Simple Ways to Reduce Your Screen Time

    Oct 24, 2023

    • Freelance Tips
    • Lifestyle Tips
    • Wellbeing
    • Working From Home

    If you feel that your screen time is getting out of hand, you’re not alone. In this modern world, technology is a big (and often essential) part of daily life, especially for freelancers. Despite the many benefits of technology, like the internet and social media, it can also negatively impact your mental and physical health. […]

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  • 5 Legitimate Ways to Get Paid to Read Books

    Oct 23, 2023

    • Freelance Tips
    • How To Become A Freelancer

    Have you ever wished that you could get paid to read books but didn’t think it was possible? Believe it or not, it is – and we’ve got the details! In this post, we’ll discuss how you can find a rewarding literary career that you’re passionate about. If you love books, keep reading to learn […]

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  • 7 Websites That Hire for Freelance Blog Writing Jobs

    Oct 22, 2023

    • Finding Work
    • Freelance Tips

    The key to freelancing is knowing where to find work, and freelance blog writing is no exception. So, whether you’re a brand-new blogger or an experienced freelancer, join us as we explore seven of the best freelance writing job websites for blog writers: Where to Find Freelance Writing Jobs When it comes to finding freelance […]

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  • How to Build a Freelance Writing Portfolio That Wins Clients

    Oct 20, 2023

    • Finding Work
    • Freelance Tips
    • Skills and Experience

    First impressions matter – especially in the freelance world. If you’re a new freelance writer, it’s essential to build a freelance writing portfolio that gets you noticed. But where should you start? And what should you include in your writing portfolio if you’re new to the industry? Don’t worry – we’ve got the answers! In this […]

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  • 5 Black Friday Ideas for Small Businesses and Freelancers

    5 Black Friday Ideas for Small Businesses and Freelancers

    Oct 18, 2023

    • Freelance Tips

    Looking for Black Friday ideas for small businesses and freelancers? You’re in the right place! With Cyber Weekend just around the corner, now is the time to think about how you can take advantage of all the discounts that will be on offer. In this post, we’re going to look at five ways you can […]

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  • Working for a Company vs. Working Solo

    Working for a Company vs. Working Solo

    Oct 17, 2023

    • Business Tips
    • Finding Work
    • Freelance Tips

    As with many careers, when becoming a proofreader, you have a choice: working for a company vs. working solo. You might begin by proofreading for friends and then starting your own company, or you might find yourself proofreading as part of your job and take those transferrable skills to the bank. Broadly, though, there are […]

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