Freelance Marketing Blog

Practical advice and inspiration, and freelance success stories

How to Be Active and Effective on LinkedIn Even if You Hate Social Media

LinkedIn activity is an easy way for to get freelance clients.

Being active on LinkedIn is an easy way to get freelance clients, build your network, and learn about the business of freelancing. Just ask freelance writers JoAnna Pendergrass,…


How to Supercharge Your LinkedIn Profile, with Free Checklist

LinkedIn profiles for freelancersBefore JoAnna Pendergrass, DVM, launched her freelance writing business in 2016, she got her first major client—through her LinkedIn profile. “It was great to have a client waiting in the wings when I officially started my business,” says JoAnna. “Since then, I’ve gotten several…


The Best Way to Make Your Freelance Future Amazing

There’s still time to achieve your 2019 goals and create the freelance future you want. When 2019 draws to a close, do you want to be proud of everything you’ve achieved in your freelance business or…


How to Make More Money and Do Less Work: Repeat Business

Repeat business is easier than getting new clients.

Making more money while doing less work sounds like paradise for freelancers. You can easily achieve this state of supreme happiness. Just focus on getting repeat business from your clients, instead of constantly searching for new clients…


How to be First in Line for Freelance Work

Isn’t it frustrating when clients seem interested in your freelance services but don’t hire you? Maybe the client said they’ll put you in their freelance database. But you never hear from them again. Or maybe you submitted a proposal that the client liked and…


Want to Stop Floundering? Focus on Long-Term Clients

Freelancers with long-term clients make more money and do less marketing

If you’re like most freelancers, you’re spending a lot of time and effort trying to find new clients.  And you’re probably stressed out and frustrated. There’s an easier way to…


How Eva Stabenow Attracts the Right Clients with her Freelance Brand

Eva Stabenow uses her freelance brand to attract the right clients. Like many freelancers, marketing doesn’t come easy to Eva Stabenow, MA. A freelance translator since 1995, Eva uses her freelance brand to attract the right type of clients “without…


How Kristin Harper Shows She’s a Professional with Her Freelance Brand

Learn how Kristin Harper uses her freelance brand to show she’s a professional.Clients often think that freelancers are alike and that we’re unprofessional. Kristin Harper, PhD, MPH, ELS, overcomes this perception with her freelance brand. “A catchy logo and tagline help people remember me and demonstrate that I am a professional who…


How Kathleen Labonge Boosts Awareness with her Freelance Brand

Raise awareness of your freelance services with your brand

Kathleen Labonge, MBA, wanted clients to easily understand her freelance services and consider her company, Write Point Editing Solutions, a bona fide business. By developing a freelance brand, the freelance medical copyeditor was able…


Do You Know the Best Way to Develop an Awesome Freelance Brand?

High-income freelancers know that clients choose freelancers who look and act professional. And they know that a unique, visually engaging brand is part of a professional image. That’s why high-income freelancers hire a professional designer to develop their brand.

A unique, visually engaging brand helps clients quickly get to know and trust…