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Here's What You Didn't Know About Freelance Ghostwriting

Here's What You Didn't Know About Freelance Ghostwriting | Freelance Writer PRO | Scoop.it
Being a freelance writer and blogger, my focus is on building my writing brand. But last month, freelance ghostwriting services taught me some valuable lessons
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How To Overcome Writer´s Block | Visual.ly

How To Overcome Writer´s Block | Visual.ly | Freelance Writer PRO | Scoop.it
Ever hit a wall when it came to writing? Found yourself stuck and low on inspiration? Learn tips and exercises on how to overcome writer´s block!
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How One Freelance Writing Pro Deals With Failure Fears

How One Freelance Writing Pro Deals With Failure Fears | Freelance Writer PRO | Scoop.it
Every writer has fears, from brand-new writers to experienced pros. Here's how to move ahead and write your assignments despite your fears...
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Australian Writers' Centre

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Here’s an error I see a lot – the use of ‘death nail’ where ‘death knell’ should be.


It seems writers are confusing two similar expressions, ‘death knell’ and ‘nail in the coffin’ [...]

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Australian Writers' Centre Newsletter ... good reading and good learnings

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Can You Start Sentences with "And" or "But"?

Can You Start Sentences with "And" or "But"? | Freelance Writer PRO | Scoop.it

Can you start sentences with "and" or "but"?

 

There are some pedants and old-school grammarians who cringe at the idea of starting a sentence with a conjunction like "and" or "but" (...)

Mike Searles's insight:

The May issue Newsletter from Australian Writers' Centre (don't tell them I published it for you)

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The thin-skinned writer | Booktrust

The thin-skinned writer | Booktrust | Freelance Writer PRO | Scoop.it

'I have a thin skin.

 

I think it comes from the fact that I suffer from depression from time to time. I had a breakdown years ago. And if the stone falls hard enough the ripples last a lifetime (...)

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I relate to what writer Matt Haig says. How 'bout you?

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Australian Writers' Centre April Newsletter is Out Today ...

Australian Writers' Centre April Newsletter is Out Today ... | Freelance Writer PRO | Scoop.it
Sometimes I dunno ... is it 'that' or 'which' ... Here is the answer
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The Ultimate Mobile Web Infographic

The Ultimate Mobile Web Infographic | Freelance Writer PRO | Scoop.it

This is the second of a two-part series on the mobile Web.

 

Also see:  Part One -- 3 Steps to a Successful Mobile Website posted here on MoWebby.

 

We sometime don’t appreciate how fast things are moving, but the mobile Web is exploding [view full story via clicking headline]

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Sydney Writers' Centre - Valerie Khoo

Sydney Writers' Centre - Valerie Khoo | Freelance Writer PRO | Scoop.it

The Sydney Writers' Centre is my (Valerie Khoo) main business.

 

It's also my passion. I founded the Sydney Writers' Centre in 2005 because ... well ... I love to write [...]

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Kristi Hines: Learn to be a Pro Freelance Writer | The People Behind the Paper.lis

Kristi Hines: Learn to be a Pro Freelance Writer | The People Behind the Paper.lis | Freelance Writer PRO | Scoop.it

What should freelancers or aspiring freelancers be doing on social media?

 

Click to read time relevant questions and answers about freelance writing . . . with Kristi Hines [...]

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Creative Writing Prompts | The Working Writer's Club

Creative Writing Prompts | The Working Writer's Club | Freelance Writer PRO | Scoop.it

50 Ideas to Prompt Your Next Writing Job -- 

 

Creative writing prompts can be great tools to help you get your creative juices flowing.

 

Grab a spiral notebook and scroll through the 50 prompts below till you find one that looks interesting, then start writing [more . . .]

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Hope in a Writer’s Life

Hope in a Writer’s Life | Freelance Writer PRO | Scoop.it

I’ve been to the very bottom of the “writing barrel” a time or two, felt as low as I could feel, frustrated to where I just wanted to pack it all in.

 

 

What was the point? My efforts seemed hopeless. No one was ever going to publish my work. I’m not sure . . . 

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Giving & Gratitude - 'men free whale'

Giving & Gratitude - 'men free whale' | Freelance Writer PRO | Scoop.it

Read this moving short story about a whale, a group of divers and a ton of fishing line and rope . . .

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Australian Writers' Centre - Newsletter

Australian Writers' Centre - Newsletter | Freelance Writer PRO | Scoop.it
Crammed to the brim with useful tips and surprising secrets ... read this Newsletter today
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Make More Money from Your Web Copy

Make More Money from Your Web Copy | Freelance Writer PRO | Scoop.it

Wealthy Web Writer is a growing resource for anyone who wants to succeed as a freelance web writer [...]

Mike Searles's insight:

I have a Platinum Membership to Wealthy Web Writer and can highly recommend any serious freelance web writer doing the same

 

Disclaimer: this is not a paid advertisement; no affiliate links are used and I receive zero financial or commercial gain from making my recommendation to you.

 

I just know it's a darn good site for the freelance web writer to access.

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Writing the Love Scene

Writing the Love Scene | Freelance Writer PRO | Scoop.it
I'm not talking about the sex scene. Truthfully, I don't enjoy writing them. There are writers who can do it brilliantly (...)
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We're Helping Writers Succeed - Crowd Content

On our page you can see a list of all current resources we have for writers.


They are also listed in the navigation on the left. We'll be adding more as we move forward with the hopes of giving you as much help as possible with your writing career.

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www.crowdcontent.com/writer-resources/overview

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I Gave Up My Job Security To Try Freelance Writing Full-Time -- And After A Terrifying Start It's Worked Out Great

I Gave Up My Job Security To Try Freelance Writing Full-Time -- And After A Terrifying Start It's Worked Out Great | Freelance Writer PRO | Scoop.it

After four months of trying to juggle what had become two full-time jobs, I decided that I had to make a choice. Life couldn’t go on like this (...)

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www.xojane.com - a 'must bookmark' recommendation for the freelance writer

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Is it a dictionary? Is it a thesaurus? No ... it's WordNet!

Is it a dictionary? Is it a thesaurus? No ... it's WordNet! | Freelance Writer PRO | Scoop.it

Must Have Tool For You, Writer. Add this free resource to your writing go-to tools.

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5 Key Blogging Techniques to NEVER Start Without

5 Key Blogging Techniques to NEVER Start Without | Freelance Writer PRO | Scoop.it
Use these 5 key blogging techniques so that you never have to write a blog for the sake of checking it off your "to do" list ever again...
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Magazine and Newspaper Writing Stage 1 course - Sydney Writers' Centre

Magazine and Newspaper Writing Stage 1 course - Sydney Writers' Centre | Freelance Writer PRO | Scoop.it

How to be a freelance writer

 

Would you like to see your byline in your favourite magazine?

 

Do you want to turn your ideas into articles you get paid for?

 

Would you like to know how to approach editors to publish your stories?

 

Do you like the idea of working and writing from home?

 

You love reading magazines. You’ve often thought of articles you’d like to write. But you’re not exactly sure about how to do this or if an editor would even be interested in your article [ learn more - click the headline]

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How a blog can help your freelance writing business

How a blog can help your freelance writing business | Freelance Writer PRO | Scoop.it

Blogging about your writing business can establish yourself as an expert in the field.

 

When prospective clients are seeking an expert freelance writer, they will think about your business and your skills [...]

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Top Secret! Join The Inner Circle Of Professional Writers On The Fast Track

Top Secret! Join The Inner Circle Of Professional Writers On The Fast Track | Freelance Writer PRO | Scoop.it

Tired of the freelance writing struggle?

 

Discover the secrets of a professional writing career. Join top professionals earning $200 an hour.

 

Get top-paying clients, by thinking and earning like a professional writer [...]

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Mike Nicol talks literature, non-fiction writing and spin :: Media Update

Mike Nicol talks literature, non-fiction writing and spin :: Media Update | Freelance Writer PRO | Scoop.it

Prolific Cape writer Mike Nicol will soon take on the challenge of compiling and facilitating GetSmarter/Random House Struik’s short courses in creative and non-fiction writing, so Media Update ’s Samantha Cook grabbed the opportunity to chat...

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Beginning Freelance Writer: What Will You Write?

Beginning Freelance Writer: What Will You Write? | Freelance Writer PRO | Scoop.it

You're thinking about starting a freelance writing career. Good for you.

As Angela Booth said in a message in her Fab Freelance Writing Ezine this morning, these days there are endless writing jobs . . . 

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