Freelance Success Blog

Practical advice and inspiration, and freelance success stories!

How to Compete and Thrive in the Era of AI in Writing

Ai in writingAre you burying your head in the sand?

Freelancers who learn how to use AI in writing—and who highlight their understanding and use of AI in their marketing—will have a…

Are You a Reluctant Marketer? How to Be a Mighty Marketer Instead

Are you a reluctant marketer?

How Marketing and AI are Similar

The way that you probably feel about marketing your freelance business is how I used to feel about AI. Learn what I did…

10 Proven Steps to Your Freelance Success

10 steps to freelance success

Want to Turn Struggle to Success?

Steady, high-paying clients who need the help of talented freelancers are out there. You can get them—if you know where they are and how…

How DeLene More than Doubled Her Freelance Income

DeLene more than doubled her incomeA New Specialty and Better Marketing

T. DeLene Beeland more than doubled her freelance income by shifting to a strong specialty, building new skills, trying new types…

8 Easy Ways to Do Hard Things—Like Marketing Your Freelance Business

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Does marketing your freelance business make you feel uncomfortable?

Doing things that we’re already good at make us feel good. But doing things that are uncomfortable—like marketing…

Unlock Freelance Success Now by Making Time for Marketing

Make time for marketingDo you want to avoid feast or famine syndrome?

Making time for marketing, and better managing your time in general, will help you build a stable, successful freelance business….

7 Ways to Stop Procrastinating and Start Getting the Clients You Deserve


Why does procrastinating make it so hard for you to succeed?

It’s easy to put off or postpone doing things that you know are important to freelance success—like marketing. But procrastinating only makes it…

How to Be a Recession-Proof Freelancer

How to be a recession-proof freelancerDuring the last recession, freelance writer Carol Tice grew her income from $60,000 a year to $100,000. “As the world crashed and burned around me, I quietly grew my freelance income…

The Habit that Will Make You a Freelance Success

build the marketing habit

Why Being Smart and Talented isn’t Enough for Freelance Success

Freelancing is a business—and all successful businesses do good, consistent marketing. If you build the marketing habit, then marketing…

4 Practical Ways to Thrive in Uncertain Times

Freelancers can thrive despite uncertain times.It’s really scary out there. First sporting events and concerts were cancelled. And hand sanitizer disappeared from store shelves. Then nearly everything began shutting down. Businesses sent people home to work….