Welcome to Freelance Blog Writing. Joining readers like you, we are assembling the best and unique collection on the art of blog writing from a freelance perspective. We’ll not only write about blogging, we’ll have blogging niches, tips and techniques, and step-by-step system for developing your own blog. Along this journey, we will even share with you some freelance writing gigs and tips on how to become a freelance blog writer.
But first, according to Wikipedia, the impact of blogging is noteworthy:
…The impact of blogging upon the mainstream media has also been acknowledged by governments. In 2009, the presence of the American journalism industry had declined to the point that several newspaper corporations were filing for bankruptcy, resulting in less direct competition between newspapers within the same circulation area….”
But why freelance writing? Or freelance blog writing for that matter? Yes, the art of blogging can be both challenging and attractive. Simply put: you start with a blog and you write. The art of the writing on a blog is commonly referred to as “blogging.”
Not doubt, your writing will be inspired by writing legends, both past and present.
For me it happened in a strange and different way…
Not long ago, I visited Key West, Florida and Ernest Hemingway’s home. I was impressed with the simple surroundings and throwing snacks at his third generation of cats. That got me thinking… that is…about why Hemingway’s writings are so popular today even after his death.
I admire writers like Hemingway. I admire them for their freelance writing spirit. And I congratulate you for making a decision today: to decide and choose freelance writing as a lifestyle.
Freelance blog writing is a facet of freelance writing with a different technical twist. It’s one of the hottest freelance online trends today. You can start part- time until there is enough money to write full time and make a handsome income. It is one of the best, easiest, and simplest ways to get your own Freelance writing business up and running.
However, be patient and your patience will be rewarded soon enough. Don’t quickly believe anyone who tells you that freelance blog writing will be an instant profitable success. All good things take time, Yes, you’ll have to roll up your sleeves and crank out product but you’ll enjoy the process.
Here are 5 quick writing a blog tips for you :
- Tip #1: Pay and Enjoy the Price when learning how to become a freelance blog writer. You’ll have to be prepared to invest a lot of time up front but enjoy the process and make freelance blog writing your own labor of love. Success in this chosen profession is disguised in work clothing. So prepare to write blazing content and work your tail off in the process. If any type of profitable writing was easy, everyone will be doing it.
- Tip #2: Pay Close Attention to Building Your Personal Brand. How you present yourself in your freelance writing blog business is permanent. Your reputation is at stake. Your writing exposes who you are and what you’ve just done. There’s a lot of blogs out their competing for attention, and your blog or your client’s blog with your writing will have less than a minute to convince someone to read.
- Tip #3: Give Yourself and Your Readers a “KISS“. In other words, “Keep It Simple and Sweet.” From the design of your blog, its links, contents, topics—you should always have the KISS formula in mind. Academic studies have shown the human brain can only process so much information at once. Simplicity rules.
- Tip #4: Proofread and Edit. Watch out for commonly misspelled words and grammatical errors. There are many tools available ready to help you proofread and edit. Sometimes your most valuable asset has two fresh sets of eyes and a body temperature of 98 degrees: your friend or helper.
- Tip #5: Keep your blogging both Fresh, Relevant, and Interesting. Read a lot and network— there is your ready source of content. Your writing will be like an instant magnet, drawing topic-starved readers looking for something they can’t wait to read about! Just like the memorable byline in the hit movie “Field of Dreams”, “If you build it, they will come.” Who knows? You may surprise yourself and land a freelance blog writing gig!
So, there you go—let’s get busy now and hopefully your very own freelance blog writing will get started or re-energized in the right direction.
To Your Continued Freelance Blog Writing Success!
P.S. The following posts, both personal and guest posts, while on different topics and niches, serves as a broad presentation of blog writing relating to a variety of topics. Enjoy reading!
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