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[AUDIO] How to Discover Your Area of Writing Expertise

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Grab a pen and a few sheets of paper and follow along with this 5 minute episode that will help you discover your area(s) of writing expertise!

After you finish, you’ll learn not only which topics will pay you the most — but which you most love to write about! You’ll be more prepared than ever to start your own blog.

Don’t want to listen to the podcast or write down the questions yourself? No problem! Download the exercise HERE as a free PDF! 🙂

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Special thanks to SIKORA for my theme music and Ramiro Roman for my album art.

Lauren Tharp is the owner and creator of the multiple award-winning LittleZotz Writing. She’s written hundreds of posts helping freelance writers to become BETTER freelance writers.

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[AUDIO] Tor Refsland on Using Blogger Outreach to Get More Clients

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In this 19 minute episode, Tor Refsland, the owner of Time Management Chef, shares how to use blogger outreach to get more clients. You’ll learn:

  • What blogger outreach is.
  • How to better connect with top blogging influencers.
  • How Tor got his start, and how he got where he is today.
  • What your focus should be on when it comes to building your blog connections.

Tor even offered a FREE course to my listeners, which you can grab HERE.

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Special thanks to Sikora for my theme music and Ramiro Roman for my album art.

Lauren Tharp is the owner and creator of the multiple award-winning LittleZotz Writing. She’s written hundreds of posts helping freelance writers to become BETTER freelance writers.

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[AUDIO] The Five Non-Writing Elements Clients Expect from Freelance Writers

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As freelance writers, we all know our clients expect us to write. However, in this 7-minute episode of LittleZotz Podcasting, you’ll learn the five non-writing things that are expected of you…

Special thanks to SIKORA for my theme music and Ramiro Roman for my album art.

Lauren Tharp is the owner and creator of the multiple award-winning LittleZotz Writing. She’s written hundreds of posts helping freelance writers to become BETTER freelance writers.

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[AUDIO] Wayne Clingman on Networking via Podcasting

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In this 28 minute episode of LittleZotz Podcasting, Wayne Clingman of Indy Film Wisconsin Talk Radio shares:

  • How podcasting can be used to enhance your freelancing career.
  • How to use podcasting to network.
  • How to use social media to get more podcast guests.

As a bonus, Wayne AKA Dr. Fortune shares some of his knowledge of folk magic to help you create a better relationship with your freelancing clients!

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Special thanks to SIKORA for my theme music and Ramiro Roman for my album art!

Lauren Tharp is the owner and creator of the multiple award-winning LittleZotz Writing. She’s written hundreds of posts helping freelance writers to become BETTER freelance writers.

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[AUDIO] Valerie Bordeau on the Importance of Writing Communities

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In this 35 minute episode, Valerie Bordeau of the Freelance Writers Academy and I discuss:

  • Why fellow writers are not “the competition.”
  • Why joining a writing community could be good for your health.
  • The power of being transparent.

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Special thanks to SIKORA for my theme music and Ramiro Roman for my album art!

Lauren Tharp is the owner and creator of the multiple award-winning LittleZotz Writing. She’s written hundreds of posts helping freelance writers to become BETTER freelance writers.

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[AUDIO] The Pros and Cons of Content Mills

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In this 5 minute episode, you’ll learn:

  • The three best things about content mills.
  • The three worst things about content mills.
  • Why there’s no shame in starting out in a mill.
  • Why you should ultimately leave.

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Special thanks to SIKORA for my theme music and Ramiro Roman for my album art.

 

Lauren Tharp is the owner and creator of the multiple award-winning LittleZotz Writing. She’s written hundreds of posts helping freelance writers to become BETTER freelance writers.

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[AUDIO] Why You Shouldn’t Place Articles for Your Clients

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In this three minute episode, I quickly explain:

  • Why placing articles is nearly impossible for writers, even if you want to take on the job.
  • Why placing articles is bad for your — and possibly your client’s! — reputation.
  • How placing articles can get you into legal trouble.

Don’t get into trouble by being unaware of the potential fallbacks of these commonly-asked-for gigs!

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Special thanks to SIKORA for my theme music and Ramiro Roman for my album art!

Lauren Tharp is the owner and creator of the multiple award-winning LittleZotz Writing. She’s written hundreds of posts helping freelance writers to become BETTER freelance writers.

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[AUDIO] 10 Tips for Ethical Writing

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In this 6-minute episode, you’ll hear:

  • 10 tips to always keep in mind to make sure your writing is ethical.

Afraid you’ll forget the tips as soon as you hear them? No worries. Download the free one-page PDF printout so that you’ll always have them on hand!

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Special thanks to SIKORA for my theme song and Ramiro Roman for my album art!

Lauren Tharp is the owner and creator of the multiple award-winning LittleZotz Writing. She’s written hundreds of posts helping freelance writers to become BETTER freelance writers.

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[AUDIO] Getting Over Analysis Paralysis

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In this 3-minute episode, I share:

  • What Analysis Paralysis is, and why it’s ruining your freelance writing career.
  • Why “fear” is not an excuse for failure.
  • Two free ways to start getting paid.

Get over your Analysis Paralysis and start writing already!

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Special thanks to SIKORA for my theme music and Ramiro Roman for my album art.

If you liked this episode, please consider making a contribution to my Patreon!

Lauren Tharp is the owner and creator of the multiple award-winning LittleZotz Writing. She’s written hundreds of posts helping freelance writers to become BETTER freelance writers.

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[AUDIO] Sophie Lizard on the Guest Post Pitching Process

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Sophie Lizard of Be A Freelance Blogger joins in on this special 14-minute episode to share:

  • What makes a pitch stand out from the crowd.
  • The most common reasons a pitch gets rejected by an editor.
  • How to deal with rejection if your pitch isn’t accepted.
  • Her favorite trick for getting pitches read by editors.

And, at the end, we have an announcement about our upcoming book! Tune in!

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Special thanks to SIKORA for my theme music and Ramiro Roman for my album art.

Lauren Tharp is the owner and creator of the multiple award-winning LittleZotz Writing. She’s written hundreds of posts helping freelance writers to become BETTER freelance writers.