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How to Increase Your Word of Mouth Referrals

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Back when I was young and foolish - now I'm just the latter - I wrote for an educational children's show that achieved critical acclaim, a Peabody, but no commercial success.

While I wasn't too concerned about what the future held, my co-writer, an older woman, most certainly was. While I focused on and made it my job to write scripts, she made it her job to write scripts and collect emails from everybody. This included everyone that we met in relation to the show: producers, actors, engineers, big names at award banquets, you name it.

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How to Successfully Market Yourself as a Freelance Writer

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Though freelance writing can be quite a lucrative business, you need to have a solid client base in order to make any money. Probably the biggest obstacle for any freelance writer is finding people that are willing to pay for your content. If you want to get hired, you must market yourself as an effective and hard-working freelancer.

Establishing yourself as a freelance writer involves researching each article extensively and approaching it in an innovative way. If you want people to pay you money, you need them to first notice you and recognize that you can help their business grow.

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Why You Should Be a Content Writer

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There are many advantages to being an online content writer. Aside from the obvious benefit of being able to work from home while pursuing a lucrative career, content writers enjoy flexible hours, competitive pay, and the ability to frequently write about subjects that they are passionate about.

In addition, content writers are frequently tasked with researching challenging topics they may be unfamiliar with. As a content writer, you'll broaden your educational horizons and learn about new topics that you might enjoy more than you initially realize.

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