Long ago, I came up with a list of 113 ways working freelancers can grow their writing income. If you’ve been wondering how to make money writing — serious money, that is — this list is for you. If you’re a newbie, you’ll find plenty of useful suggestions here, too.
I’ve given the list a major update, since things do keep changing in the freelance world. Enjoy!
Aren’t you sick of the negativity out there in the freelance writing community? I know I am.
You know the spiel. Uninformed comments like:
Print is dead.
All articles are now $5 or less.
I can’t believe this Craigslist ad asks for three free samples.
The fact is, some freelancers are still earning a great living, and you can, too. But first, you’ll have to stop buying into the gloom and realize that what you earn is really up to you.
Take the attitude that you are an unstoppable force of nature, and you won’t give up until you’ve got your freelance writing biz earning what you need!
To help you take charge of your writing career, I put together a list of 100+ proactive things you can do right now to build your income. Yes, there are a couple of affiliate links below, for things I personally know well and can recommend (plus direct links to a couple useful things I’ve created for you).
Surely, one or more of these ideas can help you bust a move toward better pay? Here we go: