How to Structure a Blog Post to Attract + Retain Readers

How to Structure a Blog Post to Attract + Retain Readers

Let’s start this post off with a harsh truth. If you don’t approach your blog post structure the right way, no one’s going to make it to the end of your post. Seriously. This is something I didn’t completely understand when I first started writing content online. So,...

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...

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