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140 Websites That Pay Writers in 2014

By Jennifer Roland Way back in 2010, Carol decided to bust a move here on the blog. As an advocate for writers seeking out good-paying work rather than writing for “exposure” or pennies, she decided it was time to start

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So, How DO You Promote a Blog Post, Anyway?

In the beginning, you set up a blog. Then, you write a blog post. After that, often, nothing happens. No comments. No readers. No subscribers. Why? It’s because many new bloggers don’t understand what it is they’ve created when they

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How to Get Awesome Guest Blogging Gigs With CPR

By Daryl Rothman Have you ever had a great idea for a guest post and wish it could be featured on one of the top blogs for writers? It can be. I found a great list on Write to Done’s

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Become the Best Ghost Blogger Ever in 30 Minutes Flat

Does the idea of writing as a ghost blogger for a client make you nervous? I hear from a lot of writers who wonder how that’s done. How do you successfully write as someone else? And how do you keep

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First Friday Link Party for Writers – Beautiful Spring Edition

Welcome to spring! This is the last day of spring break where I am at, so I’ll be hanging out with my kids and turning my blog over to you — the Make a Living Writing community of awesome writers.

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How Will Freelance Writers Earn Well From Longer Blog Posts?

Have you noticed that blog posts are getting longer? Many top blogs are standing out with detailed posts of 1,000 to 2,000 words. New survey data shows why — longer posts get more and better quality traffic. I’m definitely a

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