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Part 3: How to start a freelance writing career

If you want to succeed as a working freelance writer, it’s important to know what rules you have to pay attention to, and the ones you can ignore. Here’s everything you need to know about the advantages of a freelance writing career, and how to get started.

Studying Online? Time Management Tips For Adult Online Students

Studying online? Time management tips for adult online students

Adult online students have particular learning needs. Engendering the kind of discipline it takes to get though an online course is no mean feat. I have always been a good manager of time, some of my friends certainly are not. They are always late, they miss deadlines, they are always “rushing around” and they annoy […]

Optimising Your Career in Content Writing & Content Strategy

Optimising your career in content writing & content strategy

A career in content writing has been one of the best decisions I ever made. I began my career as a broadcast copywriter, writing radio ads. I transitioned into copywriting for various big brands, and now work as a Content Strategist, managing and coaching other writers and content producers – does this sound like the […]

5 Online Writing Jobs You Can Do From Home

5 online writing jobs you can do from home

Online writing jobs are becoming more and more popular. With the rise in the importance of search rankings and the increasing ability for people to self-publish, there has never been a greater demand for online writing talent. The good news is, there is plenty of work out there if you know how to find it. […]

Why An Autobiography Can Teach You About Your Yourself

Why an autobiography can teach you about yourself

What makes a great autobiography? Is it the narrator’s “voice”, the fact that the writing is more personal or the engaging style? What’s your favourite type of book to read? If you’ve answered that question with “I don’t read books” you get no marks, and we’ll have words later. Hang your head in shame and […]

What is Niche Blog Content & How Does A Niche Help With SEO?

What is niche blog content & how does a niche help with SEO?

Niche blog content: what is it, do you need it, and how do you define it? Niche blog content is a buzzword you have probably heard. In a world of ever-increasing competition for readers’ attention, niche blog content might be a way for you to capture a smaller, but specified and enthusiastic audience for your […]

4 New Ways to Make Money Online While You Blog

4 New ways to make money online while you blog

Many of us want to find ways to make money online while we run our blogs, because let’s face it – blogging as a career can be difficult. Blogging takes time and effort and so many people simply give up. Finding ways to make money online are far from impossible but building your brand to […]

3 Ways to Deal With A Huge Increase In Blog Readership

3 Ways to deal with a huge increase in blog readership

What do you do when you’ve had an increase in blog readership? Blogging is much harder than people think – it takes dedication and perseverance. Most people give up after a few months, but if you’re still going and now seeing results – then good for you! In actual fact, the first hurdle that you […]

How to Fix Slow Load Times On Your Blog

How to fix slow load times on your blog

Slow load times on a blog or webpage can be pretty annoying. If something is taking ages to load, how long would you wait before you clicked off and went to another site? A couple of minutes maybe? For 40% of internet users, the average time they’ll actually wait is 3 seconds. On retail websites, […]

How to Create a Writing Plan for Any Topic

How to create a writing plan for any topic

Creating a writing plan before you begin putting words onto a page is a great way to ensure that what you end up with is of high value to your audience. Whether you’re writing an article, an essay, a research paper or a piece of creative writing, it’s always a good idea to plan out […]

Common Blogging Myths: The Beginner’s Guide to Starting a Blog

Common blogging myths: the beginner’s guide to starting a blog

There are many common blogging myths out there. I started this blog nearly 5 years ago and it was one of the best things I ever did. Blogging is both easier and harder than you might imagine – it’s easier than ever to set yourself up, but keeping up the momentum can be a challenge. Check out […]

Blogging Tips: How to Write a Great Blog Article

Blogging tips: how to write a great blog article

There are only a few essential blogging tips that you really need to pay attention to. It’s no secret that absorbing, captivating stories are one of the main factors that make a blog popular. Authenticity is also a major factor – you can’t pretend to be someone you’re not. You should be aiming to write […]

Write My Essay: Your Quick 1 Minute Guide to the Perfect Essay

Write my essay: your quick 1 minute guide to the perfect essay

What’s the formula for the perfect essay? When you get down to it, as an academic, you will end up writing a lot of essays during your educational career. Essay writing is so popular in secondary learning as it demonstrates two things, that you can organise your thoughts and that you are an effective communicator. […]

10 Unusual Ways to Earn Money as Writer

10 Unusual Ways to Earn Money as a Writer

Do you want to earn money as a writer? In reality, there are hundreds of ways to do it and here are just a few for you to think about. Most people who want to write for a living want to start out swinging by making millions from writing their debut novel, but the reality is […]