Freelancing

  • 5 Thoughts For Investing In Your Freelancing Career In 2017

    … networking connections to get your foot in the door? Do you need to market yourself online better? Maybe you are worried to take the plunge and begin your freelancing or blogging career. Well, right now is actually one of the most perfect times to reevaluate your career goals. It seems as if right now the economy appears to be back on track; maybe…

    The Blog Heraldin Blogging- 20 readers -
  • Setting up Your For Hire Page: Do’s and Don’ts

    … (5-7) and interlink them. Pretty soon these will become the most trafficked pages on your site. Then link from here to your For Hire page. Credentials – how do I trust you? Ask your colleagues, friends and others for recommendations. If you’re new to blogging, look for ways to generate goodwill (e.g. ghost write a set of posts, design graphics…

    Growmapin SEO- 19 readers -
  • Why Marketers Struggle to Hire the Best Freelance Writers

    … to track and improve the quality of the work that contributors submit. But the perception about professional background still remains and inhibits customer success. The issue gets even more complicated depending on the type of branded content. For example, where does expertise come into play for thought leadership? What about ghostwriting…

    The Content Strategist- 26 readers -
  • You Need to Avoid This Freelancing Pitfall

    … not even be aware that you need to get away. But once you’ve taken a little time at the beach or the mountains, you realize after you get home that you feel rejuvenated as a result of your break. The Freelancing Pitfall Now that I’m freelancing, I find it somewhat easier to rest well in light of what I learned as a teacher. However…

    Growmap- 19 readers -
  • The 100 Best Tech & Marketing Blogs You Should Be Following

    … I have always wanted to create a list of blogs that I love to read, share and link to because I think it’d be nice to see them in a listicle rather than just adding them to Feedly (my favorite RSS reader). Moreover, I didn’t want to add tons of blogs to my RSS reader as I hate to see hundreds of unread items. And hey, you should also have a list…

    Mahesh Mohan/ Minterestin Social Blogging- 15 readers -
  • Looking Back on Your Achievements

    … We all sometimes get that feeling at the end of the working day where you just sit there are you think to yourself: “enh, it feels like I didn’t get anything done today…” One of my favourite ever blog posts (which annoyingly I can’t find for the life of me now) offered a great tip on this: actually write down what you did that day. That way…

    SEOno- 10 readers -
  • How to Get Clients from Social Media to Your Freelance Profile

    … customers. Freelance marketplaces such as Freelancer, Upwork, and PeoplePerHour, provide excellent opportunities for freelancers to work with clients across the world. Many freelancers prefer to stay away from these platforms due to intense bidding competition. However, very few know that engaging more prospects from social media by inviting them…

    Growmapin Social How To's- 17 readers -
  • Minterest Level 3.0: Go Premium!

    … I see three Levels whenever I think of my blogging journey on Minterest. Level 1.0 was the beginning phase (2006-2012) and it was apparently my learning phase too because Minterest was my first WordPress blog and it started as a personal finance journal. And then I started getting very obsessed with writing and spent many, many hours to compose…

    Mahesh Mohan/ Minterestin EMail Blogging- 14 readers -
  • How to Engage More Clients from Freelance Marketplaces

    … Freelancing becomes an exciting career when you know how to acquire new clients. The customers who value your efforts are ready to pay a premium for high-quality work and excellent customer service. Acquiring such clients is becoming more difficult due to stiff competition from freelancers across the world. While new freelancers face…

    Growmapin How To's- 23 readers -
  • SEO & Civil Law – My brightonSEO Talk

    … On Friday I spoke at brightonSEO for the second time. I spoke there 18 months ago back when it was in the Brighton Dome, but this time it was in a brand new venue, right on the seafront: the Brighton Centre. My talk was basically a Civil Law 101 introduction for freelance and agency SEOs. I’ve worked with dozens of clients since going self…

    SEOnoin SEO- 14 readers -
  • You Have Started Blogging When ‘They’ Are Quitting It

    … Are you getting it? Yes, I am absolutely talking about bloggers — professional bloggers to be more specific and not hobby bloggers. If you are a regular reader of Minterest (which I refuse to believe :D) then you probably know that I don’t stop criticizing bloggers (especially the so-called professional bloggers) when they are running a blog…

    Mahesh Mohan/ Minterestin Content Blogging- 13 readers -
  • Must-Read Books For Freelancing Success

    … Must-Read Books For Freelancing Success July 27, 2016 by Meagan Freeman Leave a Comment No matter what your speciality is when it comes to your freelancing career, we all have one common goal. We have chosen this career path to take control of our lives and to be our own boss. Whether you are a blogger, designer or other, here are some must…

    The Blog Herald- 11 readers -
  • 8 Ways Bloggers Can Make Money on the Side

    … can continue your blogging activity. 4. Searching Craigslist Freelancers can find a whole host of random writing gigs on Craigslist. (Just be careful because it’s just as easy to be scammed on this site.) Look under the “Jobs” section and click “writing/editing” near the bottom of the list. It will open to a list of writing and editing jobs that can…

    The Blog Herald- 10 readers -
  • 4 Ways Freelance Bloggers Can Avoid Clients From Hell

    … if the client happens to live in a different state or country. I suppose another reason for contracts is because some freelancers want to lock their clients into fixed-term arrangements… which I also find absurd. I don’t know about you, but I began my freelancing career so I could pursue the things I want to do, not the things I don’t. And I don’t…

    Blogging Wizard- 22 readers -
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