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How to Place and View Freelance Writing Job Ads

Please see the new Freelance Writing Jobs Ad Submission Form. We bring Freelance Writing Jobs to you two different ways. The first is the daily jobs list. We troll the freelance writing jobs boards and post the best gigs for you on our Freelance Writing Jobs for Web and Print page. The second way is when clients email gigs for me to manually place in a stand alone blog post on the same blog. The problem with the second option is that gigs are emailed to me and I post them directly to the blog. This isn’t working. Potential clients [Read more…]

How to Place (and View) Freelance Writing Job Ads

We bring Freelance Writing Jobs to you two different ways. The first is the daily jobs list. We troll the freelance writing jobs boards and post the best gigs for you on our Freelance Writing Jobs for Web and Print page. The second way is when clients email gigs for me to manually place in a stand alone blog post on the same blog. The problem with the second option is that gigs are emailed to me and I post them directly to the blog. This isn’t working. Potential clients have to wait too long for me to get to [Read more…]

7 Free Word Count Tools

Even though most word processing and blogging platforms contain word count tools, the truth is, they’re not always accurate or convenient. In a business where every word counts, being able to get it right makes all the difference.  Today, I’d like to share a few free word count tracking tools with you. Hopefully they’ll make your life a little easier. WordCounterTool.com - Not only gives you your word and character count, but you can also take a typing test to find out your WPM. Wisgary – I love this word count tool because it not only counts words, it counts [Read more…]

If I’m a “Thought Leader” You’re All in Trouble

If I'm a "Thought Leader" You're All in Trouble

The other day I was introduced as a “thought leader.”  As you can imagine, I was flattered, but I was also confused and amused. I was confused because I’m still not so sure what it means to be a thought leader, and I was amused because if I’m the one leading your thoughts you’re all in a lot of trouble. I’ve been hearing this term “thought leader” for some time now, but never really sat down to explore what it means before today. Heck, I have some time. What is a Thought Leader, Anyway? As everyone knows, Google holds the [Read more…]

What Happens When You Rebel?

What Happens When You Rebel?

I’ve been watching “America: The Story of Us” on the History Channel.  Whenever I watch a documentary or read about America’s Founding Fathers, I reflect on what was at stake at the time. I don’t know how many Americans consider the magnitude of the danger involved in this major act of rebellion. Every single signer of the Declaration of Independence committed an act of high treason. If caught, they’d be hung or shot on sight. Many sacrifices were made on our behalf, yet we don’t often think about the gory details as they’re too unpleasant and seems as if it [Read more…]

The Freelance Writing Jobs Network: Some Numbers for You

The Freelance Writing Jobs Network: Some Numbers for You

I’m kind of proud at the rate at which the Freelance Writing Jobs Network has been growing lately. I thought it would be fun to share some numbers with you: The Freelance Writing Jobs  blog (that’s this one) boasts over 10,000 RSS Readers. Add in subscribers from all the individual blogs in this network and we have over 13,000 subscribers. The Freelance Writing Jobs Facebook “Like” Group now boasts over 2,000 subscribers. Each day we receive over 5,000 physical visitors to the Freelance Writing Jobs network. The Freelance Writing Jobs Community Newsletter boasts over 1,000 subscribers. Thank you to all [Read more…]

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