Eight Mistakes to Avoid as a New Freelance Writer

Eight Mistakes to Avoid as a New Freelance Writer

When you start freelancing, it’s very easy to make mistakes that end up costing you time or money. This isn’t a reason to put off starting until you’re sure you’ll get everything 100% right first time round. There will always be some things that you don’t do...
Can You Freelance Just on the Weekends?

Can You Freelance Just on the Weekends?

I had a great question in from a reader last week. He explained that he was in a full-time job and asked if it was possible to freelance just on the weekends. I’ll give you the good news first: Yes, it absolutely is. Many freelancers start out working around a regular...
Freelance Writing: Ten Steps, Tons of Resources

Freelance Writing: Ten Steps, Tons of Resources

This post was first published in 2010, and rewritten/updated in 2016. This is the guide which I wish I’d had when I was getting interested in freelance writing. It’s a step by step walk-through for the adventure that lies ahead of you. You’ll find tips for...