Why Your Blog is Screwed Without Content Marketing

Why Your Blog is Screwed Without Content Marketing

Blogging without content marketing is kind of like jumping into a sea of spiky rose briars. It’s completely pointless. It’s a major commitment with no positive payoff. And it won’t take long before your journey comes to a painful, shitty halt. For real though. If you...

5 Reasons Freelance Blogging is the Best Freelance Writing Niche

5 Reasons Freelance Blogging is the Best Freelance Writing Niche

I started freelance writing as an IT/tech copywriter. So, I wrote everything from white papers to case studies and beyond. I had niched down by industry and not content type. After doing that for a while, I had a moment where I thought… "Writing IT/Tech content all of...

How to Pick a Blog Niche That Allows You to Blog Full-time

How to Pick a Blog Niche That Allows You to Blog Full-time

Imagine you’re about to start writing your first novel. You start searching the internet for some tips – you want to make sure you approach the process correctly. Which of the following blog posts are you going to be more likely click on and read? 10 Must-know Writing...

How to Write Viral Blog Posts Using the SPACE Method

How to Write Viral Blog Posts Using the SPACE Method

I remember when I first started creating content online. I had no clue how to write blog posts like a marketer – much less how to write viral blog posts. I'd get all excited to share a new blog post online after spending days working on it, only to publish it and...

Freelance Blogging: How to Get Paid $200-400+ Per Post

Freelance Blogging: How to Get Paid $200-400+ Per Post

Today, I want to address a couple questions I get a lot: As a freelance writer, how do you command high rates for blog post writing gigs? And what’s the difference between a writer who gets paid $30 per post and a writer who gets paid $300+ per blog post? Well, the...

How to Write Better Blog Posts [FREE COURSE!]

How to Write Better Blog Posts [FREE COURSE!]

If you're a regular reader, you know I dish out a LOT of marketing advice and motivational stuff. How to find high-paying clients. How to grow your business on social media. How to overcome fear and take action, even when you feel like a total fraud. But recently, I...

How to Deal with Haters, Trolls, and Criticism Online in 3 Steps

How to Deal with Haters, Trolls, and Criticism Online in 3 Steps

"This is THE most ridiculous advice I've ever had about business. EVER." "I see how confident you REALLY are."  "Why do you have to swear?" (If I had a dollar for every time someone said that last one, I would be one RICH BITCH.) As I'm sure you can tell by now, I've...

7 Awesome Facebook Groups for Freelance Writers and Bloggers

7 Awesome Facebook Groups for Freelance Writers and Bloggers

  When I started freelance writing, I messed up in a BIG way. That massive mistake? Not connecting with other writers. Not getting involved in a community. Thinking I'd be fine going at it alone. (Ummmm… no.) That mindset didn’t get me very far. Especially as an...

Divi WordPress Theme: How to Use it as a Blogger or Freelancer

Divi WordPress Theme: How to Use it as a Blogger or Freelancer

You’ve probably heard of the Divi Wordpress Theme. Bloggers swear by it. Creative entrepreneurs obsess over it. And for good reason: Its intuitive, drag-and-drop builder makes it easy to set up a bangin’ website for your blog/biz pretty damn fast. Even if you’re not...

Don’t Become a Freelance Writer if You’re Broke. Here’s Why.

Don’t Become a Freelance Writer if You’re Broke. Here’s Why.

Imagine this. You decide you want to become a freelance writer, so you put in your notice at your 9-to-5. You haven’t planned ahead for this life-changing decision... at all. So you don’t have any savings. And you don’t have a spouse/parent who can help you out if...

How to Overcome Client Phone Call Anxiety as a Freelance Writer

How to Overcome Client Phone Call Anxiety as a Freelance Writer

You’ve been there. You get a new client, and your initial reaction is: YESSS! Finally, I can work on something I enjoy and make some sweet, sweet moolah! But then, you see an email from that client that reads: I’d like to go over the project details on a quick phone...

Why Looking for Freelance Writing Jobs is a Terrible Idea

Why Looking for Freelance Writing Jobs is a Terrible Idea

If you’re just getting started as a freelance writer, the #1 question you’re probably asking yourself is: Where the heck am I supposed to find freelance writing jobs?  Well, my friend… By asking yourself that question, you’ve made a small (but critical!) mistake. Why?...

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