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You've probably heard the term "content writing" being tossed around either in a conversation you had with someone or on the Internet. But do you know what content writing actually is and why it is important? If you're interested (and since you're reading this article,...

When negotiating with potential freelance clients, there are several questions that a freelancer needs to ask before they accept a new project. These questions will allow the freelancer to know who they are dealing with, why this client wants to work with them, what project...

If you've chosen freelancing to be your career, then there's no two ways around it, your livelihood in large part depends on your ability to promote your freelance business and attract new clients. For freelancers, self-promotion is a whole lot more important than for your...

Working as a freelancer, one of the biggest challenges you will face is how to manage your time properly. This isn't like working a 9-5 job when you only have one boss to worry about. As a freelancer, you  often have to juggle 4-5 clients...

When was the last time you asked your client to increase your freelance rate? Have you actually dared to do it at all? How much you charge your clients for the services you provide them should reflect your freelance skill clearly. As a new and...

Freelancing from your home is often a good idea. You work in a familiar surrounding, can take a break whenever you want, don't have to deal with traffic to get to work. In fact, you can work in your pajamas (unless you have some strict...

Are you happy being a freelancer? Sounds like a strange question and one you probably wouldn't expect being asked on a blog promoting freelancing, but I just have to finally address the elephant in the room. Freelancing is hard work, it often goes unrewarded and...

As a freelancer, I often find myself sitting at a desk for hours and hours each day. When I started out, the result of this was chronic back problems, strained neck and tensed shoulders. All these were caused by my improper sitting posture, but since...

Have you ever considered how much you actually do to control your budget as a freelancer? Here's a very real and very possible scenario every freelancer can at one point or another end up with. An important, or possibly only, client could end a project...

Whether you're creating a career path for the first time, or changing the current one, you should always weigh the advantages and disadvantages of every choice. The same goes whether you're going to work full-time as well as for freelancing. As someone who has been working...