Getting the Word Out Online

There are a good many places online geared toward getting the word out about your business, and each of us will do best to decide what works best for our own situation. Each of us is different, after all. We do things in our own way. I have certain things Continue Reading

Make Time for Marketing

  It is vitally important the we, as freelancers, make time to do the marketing for our businesses. How else will we sell our products and/or services? I know, I know… Writers just want to write. Photographers just want to take pictures. Web designers just want to design sites. I Continue Reading

My Top 10 Tips for the Freelance Writer

  Freelance writing is not always easy. It can be time consuming, and sometimes we may not know where to go from the point we are at. The important thing is to keep going. Here are my top 10 tips to help you along your way: Write first. Spend the Continue Reading

Making Plans

  DJJ8NGU3T98P   I am currently working on plans for the site that will take effect in 2014. Part of those plans are ways in which I can get the word out about the site (marketing/promotion), including signing on with Technorati.com. The reason for the code above. They need to Continue Reading

Book Review: Create Your Writer Platform: The Key to Building an Audience, Selling More Books, and Finding Success as an AuthorCreate Your Writer Platform: The Key to Building an Audience, Selling More Books, and Finding Success as an Author by Chuck Sambuchino

Create Your Writer Platform: The Key to Building an Audience, Selling More Books, and Finding Success as an Author by Chuck Sambuchino My rating: 5 of 5 stars I read this book last summer, noting both the professionalism and the humor of the author. It was an enjoyable read that Continue Reading

What is Your Theme Word? Mine is Prepare.

This is the updated version of the article, as it is seen in my book Organize Your Space and Stuff. The old version has been deleted. The previous organizational articles from the blog have been deleted, edited, and updated, and are now in the eBook. I was reading a post Continue Reading

Schedule Time for Marketing and Promotion

One of my goals for Year 4 is to learn more about marketing and promotion. As a writer, I prefer the act of writing. I do not generally even like to think about M or P. Seriously. The whole thing seems too much like work to me 😉 At any Continue Reading

Welcome to Year 4!

Last year was a big year for me, in many ways. I am very pleased with my accomplishments, that have set me up for a great Year 4 🙂 This year I start off being used to working with the two factors listed in the Year 3 Wrap Up post, Continue Reading

Year 3 Wrap Up

Wow. This past year brought many accomplishments. I am pretty pleased by this. I worked hard, even though I have had to work around not having home internet, and around working a ‘day job’. The list is a good one 🙂 I created new blogs. I expanded on and updated Continue Reading

Article and Business Promotion Using Twitter

In my last post, I introduced you to my business page on Facebook. I also have a Twitteraccount linked to How to Live the Freelance Life. I believe that these two social networking sites are the best for marketing/promoting my freelance business. Indeed, they bring a fair number 0 f Continue Reading