Freelance Writing: The Ultimate Beginner’s Online Business

Freelance writing is hands down one of the best businesses for new entrepreneurs to start with online.

Why?

Because it’s a skill the vast majority of us already have at least a little bit of a grasp of, and there’s a huge demand for freelance writers.

For people just starting out in their journey to build a lifestyle business we are big advocates of starting with freelance writing. It’s the fastest way I know of to build income and confidence and it can be a great bridge business to go from your day job to entrepreneur.

Here are some of our best posts on Freelance Writing:

The Definitive Guide: How to Start Freelance Writing (For Total Beginners)

Freelance Writing for Beginners: 31 Things You NEED to Know

Freelance Writing for Beginners: 31 Things You NEED to Know

Looking for the best info on freelance writing for beginners. These 31 FAQs cover everything you need to know to become a frewlance writer.

How to Become a Freelance Writer in 2021 (Make $5k/Month!)

How to Become a Freelance Writer in 2021 (Make $5k/Month!)

So you want to learn how to become a freelance writer in 2021? This is post shows you everything you need to know to become a paid freelancer. Everything.

How a Fridge, Trampoline, and Knowing Very Little Will Grow Your Freelance Writing Business

How a Fridge, Trampoline, and Knowing Very Little Will Grow Your Freelance Writing Business

Looking to grow your freelance writing business quickly? See how a fridge, a trampoline, and knowing very little can lead to more clients!

5 Freelance Writing Tips for Non-Native English Speakers

5 Freelance Writing Tips for Non-Native English Speakers

Think you can't have a writing career because English is your second langage? Think again. Here are some tips for non native English freelancing.

The EXACT 10 Steps You Need to Learn How to Become a Writer

The EXACT 10 Steps You Need to Learn How to Become a Writer

Trying to learn how to become a writer or author? It's not nearly as difficult as you think. And if you follow these 10 steps? You'll be a writer in no time

How Location Rebel Helped Me Overcome Fear and Start a Business

How Location Rebel Helped Me Overcome Fear and Start a Business

Word of mouth Got Me My 1st, 2nd, and 3rd gigs and it can help you get yours, too.

Word of mouth Got Me My 1st, 2nd, and 3rd gigs and it can help you get yours, too.

it's often overlooked, but word of mouth can be one of the very best ways to get new freelance clients? Here's how to get people to spread the word.

What is Copywriting and How to Become a Copywriter

What is Copywriting and How to Become a Copywriter

Trying to figure out exactly what is copywriting? Or know you want to learn how to become a copywriter and make a bunch of money? We got you.

20 Mindset Tips from a Six-Figure Freelance Writer

20 Mindset Tips from a Six-Figure Freelance Writer

Are you a new freelancer or entrepreneur? The right mindset is the difference between success and failure. Here are 20 tips you need to know.

Writing Prompts: 25 Ideas to Spark Creativity and Kill Writers Block

Writing Prompts: 25 Ideas to Spark Creativity and Kill Writers Block

Do you have writers block? Or simply need some new ideas to spark writing creativity? Then you need writing prompts. Here are 25 to help.

6 Freelance Writing Hacks to Instantly Grow Your Business

6 Freelance Writing Hacks to Instantly Grow Your Business

Looking for some freelance writing hacks to throw rocket fuel on your freelance pitches? These 6 tips are all you need to start getting freelance clients.

How to Select Your Business Structure as a Freelance Writer (or Blogger)

How to Select Your Business Structure as a Freelance Writer (or Blogger)

Trying to figure out the best business structure for your new blog or freelance writing business? Here's everything you need to know.

How to Build a Daily Writing Habit (and Why You Should)

How to Build a Daily Writing Habit (and Why You Should)

Learning how to build a daily writing habit is one of the most effective things you can do for your life and business. Here's exactly how to do it.

6 Ways a Stay-at-Home Mom Can Find Time to Be a Successful Freelance Writer and Blogger

6 Ways a Stay-at-Home Mom Can Find Time to Be a Successful Freelance Writer and Blogger

Are you a stay at home parent and struggling to find the time to start a lifestyle business, blog, or become a freelance writer? Check this.

How to Make Money Content Writing

How to Make Money Content Writing

Want to make money freelance content writing? Guess what, it's not as hard as you think, and this post shows you EXACTLY what you need to know.

Freelancing Advice: 15 Valuable Lessons You Should Learn

Freelancing Advice: 15 Valuable Lessons You Should Learn

In this post, we share 15 lessons learned from years of freelancing. If you want quality freelancing advice, this is where you should start.

Freelance Writing Niches: Do You Have to Niche Down?

Freelance Writing Niches: Do You Have to Niche Down?

Trying to figure out if you have to have a freelance writing niche? Or is it ok to be a more general freelance writer? The answer may surprise you.

How Do You Make Time to Start a Freelance Writing Business?

How Do You Make Time to Start a Freelance Writing Business?

How do you make time to start a freelance writing business when you have a full time day job? The answer is easier than you think. Here's how to start.

Do Freelance Writers Need to Know SEO?

Do Freelance Writers Need to Know SEO?

As a freelance writer, is it important to know to how to do SEO? The answer might surprise you, and if you have a freelance writing business, READ THIS.

Best Gifts for Writers: 20 Christmas Gifts Every Writer Will LOVE

Best Gifts for Writers: 20 Christmas Gifts Every Writer Will LOVE

The holiday season is here. If you're still looking for that perfect gift, check out this list of the best gifts for writers for the wordsmith in your life.

What is a Letter of Introduction in Freelance Writing? Here’s Why it Matters

What is a Letter of Introduction in Freelance Writing? Here’s Why it Matters

Did you know mastering the freelance writing letter of introduction is one of the most effective marekting tools you have as a freelancer? Here's why.

Why Start Freelance Writing? 7 Reasons It’s the Best Lifestyle Business

Why Start Freelance Writing? 7 Reasons It’s the Best Lifestyle Business

Trying to figure out why you should start freelance writing online? Good! It's the best lifestyle business you can start, and here are 7 reasons why!

Freelance Writing Rates: An Easy Framework for Setting Your Freelance Rates

Freelance Writing Rates: An Easy Framework for Setting Your Freelance Rates

A lot of people struggle when it comes to setting their freelance writing rates. This post walks you through seven steps that will help you figure them out.

Why A “Bridge Business” Has Been the Missing Piece in Your Life

Why A “Bridge Business” Has Been the Missing Piece in Your Life

A bridge business might be the missing piece you've been looking for if you've wanted to start a business, but are afraid to leave your job, and don't feel like you've had the tools or know-how necessary to take the leap into working for yourself.

7 Freelancing Tips For New Location Rebels

7 Freelancing Tips For New Location Rebels

We get tons of requests for freelancing tips inside the Location Rebel forums. But, so much of the advice can help anyone who want to start a business.

How to Write Every Day (and why EVERYONE should)

How to Write Every Day (and why EVERYONE should)

The idea of doing a daily blog has always terrified me. But if you want to learn how to write everyday, it's absolutely crucial you have some form of accountability. Publishing it on this site is my accountability. See how you can do this yourself in this post.

Want To Be A B2B Writer? Here’s Everything You Need To Start

Want To Be A B2B Writer? Here’s Everything You Need To Start

Do you want to get into B2B writing but don't know how? This post is going to share everything you need to know to start being a freelance B2B writer.

6 Months and 128k Words:​ 5​ Lessons Learned from Daily Writing

6 Months and 128k Words:​ 5​ Lessons Learned from Daily Writing

About six months ago, I started a daily writing practice. 128,000 words later (and counting), I share the biggest lessons I've learned.

How to Make a Budget as a New Freelancer

How to Make a Budget as a New Freelancer

Thinking about becoming a freelancer? In this post, we cover how to get your finances in order, how to make a budget, how to pay off debt, and more.

How to Start a Freelance Fiction Editing Business

How to Start a Freelance Fiction Editing Business

Ever thought about starting a freelance fiction editing business? If not, maybe you should. There's a growing market, and it can be very rewarding.

How Natalie Replaced Her Day Job Income in 8 Months With Location Rebel

How Natalie Replaced Her Day Job Income in 8 Months With Location Rebel

5 Easy Steps to Make Money Freelancing in Your First Week

5 Easy Steps to Make Money Freelancing in Your First Week

We all know it can be HARD to make money freelancing! But it doesn't have to be. Learn how to make money freelancing in your first week with these five steps.

The Ultimate Cold Email Checklist

The Ultimate Cold Email Checklist

So many people struggle with sending effective emails. This post will show you exactly how to send a cold email that both gets an open and a response.