Do I Need SEO as a Freelance Writer?

Amanda Bowyer, Freelance Writing, SEO Basics, Do I Need SEO
You may be asking yourself, “Do I need SEO to be a freelance writer?” I asked myself that same question all the time, especially when I was just starting out. It’s taken some time, but I think I’ve developed a pretty good answer: No, you don’t need SEO training in order to make a living as a freelance writer. You’ll still find enough writing gigs to get by and you’ll still ...

7 REAL Places to Find Freelance Writing Jobs

freelance writing jobs, amanda bowyer
  When you're just starting out as a freelance writer, it can be hard to know where to find work. Once you've been writing for a while, you'll likely find yourself with a list of regular clients and, in some cases, companies will seek you out specifically for your services. Until then, however, you can expect to do a little fishing. You'll need to do a lot of gig pitchi...

An Introduction to Freelance Writing

Freelance Writing, Amanda Bowyer
One great way to make a little extra money on the side (or completely replace your income - your choice), is to become a freelance writer. It's outrageous, but as someone who majored in English it never once occurred to me that I could sell my writing online. I thought, "Sure, maybe if I wrote a book or something," but the truth is that companies, and even individuals, will...