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Key Performance Indicators For Freelance Writers

What are the best KPIs for freelance writers to use? I’ve written two or three blog posts for customers recently about Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) and that got me thinking: what are my KPIs? Key Performance Indicators for freelance writers […]

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RTFB

RTFB. It stands for: Read The Brief. I got a job last week from a client I hadn’t worked for before. It was on Upwork; only 30% of my work comes from there, but that’s where I got this one. […]

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Hire A Freelance Writer, You Get What You Pay For

How much should you pay for a good SEO copywriter? When you hire a freelance writer, you get what you pay for. I regularly see posts from other freelancers who say that freelancers are getting a rough deal and I […]

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Upwork Fee Changes. A Disaster?

Upwork is changing its fee structure. Is this a bad thing for freelancers? From June 2016, Upwork is increasing the fees it deducts from the money it pays to freelancers. I’m already hearing screams of outrage (rather like those that […]

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SEO Blog Posts: Don’t Be A Sheep

Good SEO won’t be effective without good writing Is writing original blog posts worth the effort? Just look at this lot: Get one to move and I promise you, the rest will follow. Just like a bunch of sheep. Well, […]

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Freelance Writing: The Brief

How do you get the brief right for a freelance writer? As a writer, I want a reputation as someone who meets the brief spot on, every time. A magazine editor once told me I was an editor’s dream, and […]

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How do you convert a US website for the UK?

How do you localise a US website for the UK? “Localising” a US website to do well in the UK (or vice versa) involves more than just changing spellings. Americans and the British think differently as well as speaking differently and […]

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