20 Questions Clients Could Ask A Freelance Writer

Question: I want to hire a freelance. What questions do I need to ask? I’ve heard horror stories from business associates that hired freelance writers who didn’t complete the work. Some writers did a terrible job. I don’t want to hire a freelance writer only to turnaround and hire another one to fix mistakes. Answer: […]

Freelance Writer Takes Photos like Annie Leibovitz … Impresses Editors

Hey! It’s Amandah. As a freelance writer,¬†business owners often ask me¬†questions about content writing, copy writing, and social media. However, I also receive questions from aspiring freelance writers. One of the most common question is about images, i.e., where to find them. While you can purchase stock photography from websites such as, iStock Photo, Bigstock […]

Freelance Writers Offer ALL Clients Writing Bundles and Incentives

Last week, I called Cox Cable Communications on behalf of my mom to inquire about a ‘bundle’ package after she didn’t get anywhere with them; she’s been with Cox Cable since the early 1990s. Unfortunately, Cox does not offer loyal customers packaging incentives — not even senior citizen discounts. All of Cox Cable’s promotions are […]

7 Tips for Handling Freelance Writing Clients

Make no mistake about it — freelance writing is a small business. It’s fantastic to work from home, create your own hours, and essentially be “the boss,” but it’s a business that depends upon you for growth. If you’re not a big fan of sales and marketing, your freelance writing business may struggle to succeed. […]

Tone of Voice: Misinterpretation Happens

I’m a writer and can’t help but read, proofread, and question everything that cross my path; from newspaper and magazine articles to newsletters; from eBooks to flyers; from blog posts to catalog script; from sales letters to email blasts; from Twitter and Facebook updates (including my own); and everything in between. Last week, I received […]