Professional Blogging

4 Ways to Trigger My Professional Blogger BS Detector

As a professional blogger, I’m constantly contacted by people who want something from me — for free. Here’s what triggers my BS detector. In the last six weeks, I’ve had 10 — 10! — conversations with people who want me to do something for them. These are people who haven’t built relationships with me, and …

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5 Reasons Online Freelancers Should Meet Others in Person

Because of the nature of their work, many online freelancers see no need to connect with others in the “real” world. Here’s why you need those in-person interactions. When I first started as an online freelancer 10 years ago, I relished the thought of not having to deal with people in person. I struggle with …

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Is That Freelance Opportunity REALLY an Opportunity?

It’s hard to turn down a freelance opportunity. However, there are times when that “opportunity” really isn’t. Not too long ago, I wrote an article for the Plutus Awards website about the 10 things I’d do if I were starting out as a freelancer today. It was a fun article to write, since this year …

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[Video] Online Freelance Writing Tidbits: Should You Ghostwrite for Clients?

One of the most common questions I receive from fellow freelancers is whether or not they should ghostwrite for clients.  For many writers, it goes sorely against the grain to let someone else take the credit for their work. With this in mind, it’s not much of a surprise that a number of them ask …

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