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How to Showcase Your Work As A Beginner

I'm primarily a freelance writer and I've just got into amateur photography. In both fields my interests are extremely broad, so I'd like to jump into all areas and see where it takes me. With ...
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technical writing rates for voice-over scripts

I’m looking for technical writing rates (or guidelines to make my own rate) for a voice-over script writing, (the monologue spoken by a narrator of a screencast), the rates should be set per hour/...
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Shall I ask my agency to overturn negative client feedback?

I work for a writing agency. A few days ago, a client asked us to do some work for his website. The client said it was 'proofreading'. I did the work, the agency approved it. It was sent to the client ...
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How to determine the price of writing an iOS curriculum

I am working with a client where I will have to write the curriculum for an iOS course. The curriculum will consists of the flow of the iOS course (4-5 weeks) course and also the assignments. The ...
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Should I ask for a payment for the outline of a course I am writing?

I am currently working as a technical freelance writer for a client. He has asked me to write 10 lengthy articles (~2000 Words each) about a technical topic in a "tutorial" fashion. We agreed on a ...
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Can I write a book from someone's else talk?

I'm a freelance writer and decided to write a book basically by transcribing someone's else talks in a different language. A person has 50 videos where he talks about certain subjects. Theses videos ...
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Freelance science writer getting unpaid questions from editor

I am employed at a university, and moonlight as a popular science writer. The gig is pretty ok, pays well enough and the pieces are interesting to research and write. I am paid a fixed price on a ...
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How to succeed as a freelance writer? [closed]

I want to be a freelance writer, I've done some research on it and I will be signing up for online classes to learn more about the subject. Is there anybody on here who has succeeded as a freelance ...
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Anybody has experience with feelancing writing jobs and can offer specific advice about how to get them?

Hi first when I clicked on this exchange I assumed it was for writing (science, fiction, pamphlets, whatever), but realized it's mostly computer related. So I like to hear if people have had success ...
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Licensing a blog post to a company's blog

I have a blog post that brings 3.24% of visitors per month. Startup needs content for their starting blog and they want to license that specific post. Have you ever done licensed a blog post to ...
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Writer/editor: Building presence and social media sites

For at least a couple of years I have been trying to build awareness of my writing/copyediting communications business. I have even tried offering my services in exchange for referrals, but without ...
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Freelancing internationally, how do I abide by international laws?

I'd like to expand from freelancing writing for my local clients to establishing relationships with clients based in other countries. Please advise on legal restrictions e.g. Would I require a work ...
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Client needs expression in article [closed]

This is my first time working as a writer. I've sent my client a written article. He checked it and sent the following message: Client: It is good, but I need the expression : "Hydroponic ...
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How can I get started as a freelance writer?

I decided that I wanted to do journalism, so I looked into and then I settled on freelancing. I hear it's a hard field to make money in, but I want to see just how hard. I've found freelancing a ...
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Freelance authors: building a reputation; generalize or specialize?

I'm just getting started as a freelance author and it seems like I'm not getting enough attention from editors to make this financially viable as an exclusive arrangement, so I'd like to build up my ...