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    The Best Job Sites for Freelance Writers

    Share this...FacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedinFinding high-paying gigs as a freelance writer is hard. Luckily, you have me! Forget Craigslist. Here are some of the best sites for finding high-paying gigs. FW: Be sure to sign up for FreelanceWriting.com’s Morning Coffee Newsletter Freelance Writing Jobs: This is one of my favorite places to look for high-paying gigs. Problogger: This is an amazing place to find blogging gigs that pay well. LinkedIn: If you’re serious about making big bucks, this is where you go. Make sure to type “freelance writer” in the search bar. Writers Weekly: Angela Hoy updates her jobs page regularly and you can find some gems there. Want more advanced ways to find…

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    18 Places to Find Freelance Writing Jobs

    Share this...FacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedin Looking for a freelance writing job? Try these sites. Freelance Writing Job Boards Write Jobs (Freelance Job Board) Freelance Writing Gigs Online Writing Jobs Absolute Write Networking and Sharing Leads Forum Absolute Write Paying Jobs Forum Places for Writers Freelance Writing.com ProBlogger Sites that Hire Writers and/or Pay for Articles  Contena Scripted Writers Access Skyword About.com Blue Glass / Copy Press BlogMutt DotWriter Listverse Curbly Want to become a freelance writer or hone the skills you already have? Join my Master Class. Share this...FacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedin

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    Does RantLifestyle Pay its Writers?

    Share this...FacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedin If you are thinking about applying at RantLifestyle, you may want to hold off. This is an email I just received about their pay: Hello, thank you for contacting me. My name is Chris Gamble and I am the Hiring Manager for RantLifestyle. RantLifestyle is one of the fastest growing websites on the internet with over nine million unique visitors over the last 30 days and over 200 million page views during that same span. To start, all writers must start as unpaid contributors. There is no quota to meet but writers are working to improve their writer’s score to join our paid staff. If your writer’s score is…

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    How Sidekick by Hubspot Can Help You Find Work

    Share this...FacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedin Right now, as I’m writing this, I’m watching alerts pop up on my screen. They are telling me that a potential client is actually opening and clicking on links in the email I just sent her. I love not needing to wonder if my emails get opened and if my clip links get clicked on. How am I spying on my clients…or anyone else I send an email to? I installed the free app Sidekick by Hubspot into my browser. It sends me alerts when people open my emails, tells me how many times they open the email and what links in the email get clicked. This is…

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    Tips for Making More Money as a Writer

    Share this...FacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedin The other day, I was visiting one of my favorite forums and found a post by a writer that is down in the dumps because he can’t seem to make more than a few dollars per article. All he does is do work for content mills. I gave him some tips on how to make more money, and it occurred to me that some of my readers may like to read the tips, too. Here they are. Apply, Apply, Apply! What I do to make more than a few bucks per article is to apply to writing jobs. Gathering real life clients will earn you much more than writing for…