Freelance

80 Best Freelance Jobs Websites in 2022: The Top Freelance Job Sites (to Get Remote Freelance Work) Fast

If you’re looking for the highest-paid, best freelance jobs on the market today, whether you’re freelancing on the side or doing it full-time, then you’ve come to the right place. Here are my picks for the best freelance job websites (broken down by industry) this year. […]

Business

How to Write for Publications (as a Contributor) in 2022: Ultimate Guide to Becoming a Contributor on Sites Like Forbes, Entrepreneur and Inc

If you’re wondering how to write for publications (and become a contributor to major publications), then look no further. As a frequent contributor to major business publications like Forbes, Entrepreneur, Fast Company, Business Insider and others over the past 8+ years, this is my ultimate guide to becoming a contributor on your dream publication. […]

Freelance

How to Write an About Me Page for Your Blog in 2022: 6 Easy Steps to Introduce Yourself, Tell a Story and Connect With Readers

In this step-by-step guide, we’re covering how to write an about me page for your blog, with the goal of introducing yourself, telling an exciting story and building a closer personal connection with your readers. […]

Business

Suddenly Self-Employed? Key Tips for Combining W-2 & 1099 Income

How do you do this if you have been an employee of a company at some point this year? First, you should do a quick check to make sure your tax withholding is correct. The same goes for freelancers who pay quarterly taxes. Now is the perfect time, right after tax season, to look at making any changes to your tax payments to make sure they are in line with your actual obligations. […]

Business

57 Best Affiliate Programs for Bloggers in 2022: Ultimate List of the Top Affiliate Programs to Earn More from Your Blog This Year

Looking for the best affiliate programs for bloggers? You’ve come to the right place. This is my (updated) ultimate list of all the top affiliate programs for bloggers in every niche to profit from this year. […]

Business

5 Surprisingly Easy Ways to Protect Your Freelance Writing Business

Operating as a sole proprietor is the simplest way to get your freelance hustle on, but it can come with serious risk given that there is no distinction between you and your business. If you incorporate — either as a limited liability company (LLC) or an S Corporation — your personal assets are separated from your business assets and are better protected should your business encounter any legal issues, like being sued. Incorporating also lends professional credibility and may offer tax benefits. […]

Business

How to Turn Your Hobby Into a Business

The era of the freelancer is here, and you can literally make money doing anything — so why not do something you really love? Whether you’re looking for a new side hustle or are hoping to take your hobby full-time, here’s what you need to know to get started. […]

Freelance

New Survey: 60% of NY freelancers not being paid for work performed

A new survey conducted by Freelancers Union in partnership with the Authors Guild, Graphic Artist Guild, American Society of Media Photographers, National Press Photographers Association, American Photographic Artists and National Writers Union found that sixty-two percent of freelance workers based in New York had lost wages at least once in their career from their employer’s refusal to pay them. […]

Education

Free Blog Planner: #1 Printable Blog Post Planner (Template)Including Checklists for Keyword Research, SEO and Smart Content Promotion in 2022

In this guide, we’re breaking down my free blog planner template (a printable & downloadable set of free templates) you can use to plan more effective blog posts for your site. We’ll walk through how to use my blog post planner, including checklists for keyword research, SEO best practices and content promotion. […]

Business

What is a Self-Hosted Blog?Should I Choose a Free or Self-Hosted Blog Platform? + How to Get Started

What is a self-hosted blog? A self-hosted blog is a blog that lives on either your own server (not common) or the server of a third-party hosting company like Bluehost or Dreamhost (most common), where those servers power your blog and keep it live on the Internet. Here’s how to decide which kind of blog will be best for you (and how to get started). […]