How to Start a Blog for Your Business in 3 Easy Steps

Interested in learning how to start a business?

Did you know you can start a blog and turn that into a business?

I’ve been blogging since 2014. I have two blogs – Elna Cain to help with freelance writers and Twins Mommy to help moms make money blogging. I get emails all the time asking for help on how to start a blog for their freelance business or as a way to earn an income and grow their brand.

What Happens When a Client Removes (or Replaces) Your Article from their Blog?

My portfolio is dwindling.

At first, I noticed only a few writing samples on my portfolio page didn’t go to my post.

I’m Noticing Something Different About Freelance Writing Jobs in 2024

So, lately, whenever I check different job boards and platforms, I’ve been noticing something shifting with freelance writing jobs.

At first, I only saw one or two jobs, but then as the months rolled by, it seemed like whole job boards are dedicated to these seemingly-looking freelance writing jobs.

Yes, they even lean on being fake freelance writing jobs.

14 Top LinkedIn Profile Tips for Freelance Writers

When I started using LinkedIn as a freelance writer, I thought of it as a resume platform.

Fill in your information, where you worked, and there you go – freelance jobs would come to me.

I soon learned there was more to optimizing your profile than just listing your past work.

Can You Land a Content Writing Job in December?

For most freelance writers, December means beginning year-end tasks.

It means wrapping up any loose ends in their business and preparing for a new year and plan.

December typically means something other than landing new writing jobs since many companies slow down the hiring process during this time.

This is How I Write a Winning Pitch Email for Websites (2024 Guide)

Over on my Youtube channel,  I posted a couple of videos on different websites that pay you to write.

The websites I showed were paying two hundred dollars to three hundred dollars and upwards of five hundred dollars to guest post.

Best Laptops for Writers 2024 (It’s Time to Write for Money)

I’m sorry to tell you but –

If you don’t have access to a computer or laptop you can’t do writing online.

And I’ll go as far as saying you should own a laptop or computer if you want to make a living as a writer.

No matter what type of writing you’re doing, such as writing your next (or first) magazine article, writing blogs for yourself or others, or working on essays for college, a writer needs to have a reliable laptop to work with.

How to Find Copywriting Clients for Beginners

A popular question I get from new freelancers and copywriters is:

“How do you find copywriting clients?”

This is a HUGE question but a very important one.

How to Deal With Difficult Clients As a Freelance Writer (11 Effective Tactics to Use)

I’m currently dealing with a difficult client.

And this is a high-paying freelance writing project too.

It’s not fun since I’ve been freelance writing since 2014, and you would think I wouldn’t be dealing with difficult clients!

Clients are Checking for AI-Generated Content and Accusing Freelance Writers

Picture this:

You finally landed a freelance writing client, and you’re ecstatic.

You go through the onboarding process with your new client, and they give you a content brief in the next few days.

How to Avoid Burnout as a Freelance Writer (11 Proven Tips)

Writing is a form of creativity, and as freelance writers, it’s our job to write compelling blog posts, white papers, case studies, or any content a client wants.

And because we write, this job can take a toll on us whether we like it or not.

I never understood this idea of: even though you have the TIME to do the work, you may not have the ENERGY to do it.