Francesca has always loved writing. So when she graduated from college in 2009 she knew that she wanted to write for a living. She moved to LA and applied to all the movie studios in the hope of landing a job as a screenwriter only to realize that no one wanted to hire a recent college grad with no previous work experience.
However, Francesca didn’t give up, and today she is an established writer who makes a living doing what she loves.
How did she go from being unable to get paid for writing to charging $300 to $400 per article?
Jorden has a lot of great content on her site, and I’ve had people rave about her paid products in communities I oversee. Needless to say, this is someone you SHOULD follow! Check out our case study on her below!
Okay, so recently I read an article in which an “expert” writer shared her keys to succeeding as a freelance writer. I mean, this expert is a published author of a whopping 10 books, including an NYT bestselling book, so when she talks you listen… right?
While I do not in any way mean to demean her achievements, or discredit her for them in any way, I find her advice downright dangerous for freelance writers. That said, based on the “advice” she gave, this is exactly the kind of expert I advise you DON’T follow as a FREELANCE WRITER.
As a freelance writer, when you see ANY “writing expert” give advice related to the following in anyway, UNFOLLOW immediately. It’s for your own good!
We’ve alleviated the stress and tiring work by scouring the Internet for magazines that pay writers. As a freelance writer, your ultimate goal is to make money. After all, you’re running a business.
Nevertheless, the most difficult challenge is finding magazines and publications that will reward your efforts and pay you accordingly. This is our ultimate list of magazines that pay writers — featuring all the lists of paying magazines ever published on Writers in Charge.
To boost your guest blogging goals, we’ve compiled an up-to-date list of blogs that accept guest posts. Each category contains 20 blogs. This is a work-in-progress list and will be updated regularly as we add new categories.
The blogs have various criteria for writers at different levels and experiences.
I'm Bamidele Onibalusi, a young writer and blogger. I believe writers are unique and highly talented individuals that should be given the respect they deserve. This blog offers practical advice to help you become truly in charge of your writing career.