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People I Know: Brian Danger

I love back-to-school season! I always try to make sure the September PIK interviewee is someone fun — and it doesn’t get much more fun than Brian Danger! How I Know Brian Like a lot of the interviewees I’ve featured

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Shady Writing Tactics: Why I WON’T Place Your Articles

I’d like to thank freelance writer Alicia Rades for inspiring me to write this post. You can see her own version of this topic here. Hey there! I’m writing this post because a link to it is going to end

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People I Know: Amy Harrison

Amy Harrison is a brilliant copywriter, consultant, and entrepreneur. Amy is one of my mentors and LittleZotz Writing’s Ms. August 2015! How I Know Amy This August marks the fifth anniversary of when LittleZotz Writing opened its doors. And I

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Writers VS. Editors: We’re All Winners Here!

Without writers, there would be no editing; but without editors, there would be no good writing.  I’m a freelance writer. I’m also an editor. This has put me in the unique position of being on both sides of the pitching, drafting,

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People I Know: Karen Marston

Karen Marston is a freelance copywriter and the owner of Untamed Writing. Karen’s personality-filled copy has put her at the center of attention lately as a “blogger to watch.” And, yes; that super cool streak in her hair is totally

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Blogging VS. Freelance Blogging

There’s only a one-word difference between the two, but it makes all the difference… In my time as the Associate Editor and Community Manager over at Be A Freelance Blogger, I’ve noticed that a great many people don’t know the

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People I Know: Alicia Rades

Alicia Rades is a freelance blogger and young adult novelist. She’s running her own business, going to college, and writing fiction on the side. Curious how she does it? Read on! How I Know Alicia As the Associate Editor and

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People I Know: Mark Ceb

Mark Ceb is a part-time freelance illustrator and YouTube content creator. For the latter, he writes essays — thoughtful analyses of modern culture and video games — and then records them as videos. (Technology-minded freelance writers/journalists/bloggers take note!). How I

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5 Things to Expect When You Become a Mentor

I started mentoring fellow writers looking to go freelance in 2013 and I’ve learned a lot since then!  Last month I shared five tips for people interested in hiring a mentor. But then I realized that some of you are past that

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