Posts Tagged ‘ Social Networking ’

Promoting Your Work

Promoting Your Work

When you are prolific writer, it is generally more acceptable to “spread” your work out over many sites versus promoting all of it in one place.  In many case,  some work simply does not work on some sites.  Here are some additional ways of promoting your work, potentially increasing earnings.…

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Sometimes it is worth the fight!

Sometimes it is worth the fight!

I am not known as someone who will sit back and take things lightly — in fact when I feel that someone is being treated unfairly I’ll jump right in and defend them. Sometimes, that does not always translate well into what I will do to fight for myself, but…

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Successful SEO using social media marketing

Successful SEO using social media marketing

Can you use social media for better SEO? Search engine optimization is one of the most crucial factors involved in getting your website noticed. However, link-building is a critical part of this process and one that is too often overlooked. Finding the right links is a critical component of any…

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Offering Guidance and Assistance

Offering Guidance and Assistance

Bloggers, freelancers and anyone else who owns a small business often have to wrestle with doing the right thing. In fact, it is often difficult to determine where “helping” others and offering guidance and assistance begins interfering with our paying work.  Many small business owners are very particular about how…

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Organizing your tasks

Organizing your tasks

Most of us have a “good time of day” when we seem to be fairly productive. The flip side of that is that we almost always have a time of day where no matter what, we turn into a vegetable and we can’t seem to get words to come out…

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Understanding the importance of social media marketing

Understanding the importance of social media marketing

While it may be tempting to think that social media marketing is not necessary, the reality is. In this business environment, finding any edge that a company can acquire over a competitor is critical. As more people use the Internet to make buying decisions, having an effective social media marketing…

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Social Media Reviews: Xomba

Social Media Reviews: Xomba

In the past, I was a huge fan of Xomba though I admit to having some hiccups with the way they did things. It was pretty common to find a lot of “themed” writing and some of the material was — well suffice it to say it was questionable. Xomba…

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A freelance writing plan that earns

A freelance writing plan that earns

One of the challenges that face writers is understanding the models that are used by sites for payment purposes. Freelance writing is not for the faint of heart, it can be boring, tiring and mean long hours. If lay out a sensible plan, you can make a great living as…

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Strategy for earning more from writing – Part three

Strategy for earning more from writing – Part three

Post Panda most freelance writers are searching for strategies for earning more from their writing. This means exploring new sites and often exploring new methods of earning. In the last part of our series, we talked about using Twitter for more effective article marketing. This particular post is going to…

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Regrouping after Panda

Regrouping after Panda

Many freelance writers are discovering that they need to regroup after the Panda update. Some writing sites are limiting the number of submissions that a single writer can make, others are changing requirements dramatically. For most freelance writers at a minimum they have seen a serious decrease in revenue sharing…

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Social Media – is it worth the time?

Social Media – is it worth the time?

As the changes in Google begin to settle in (for better or worse) writers are searching for methods of making their work relevant and get it read again. The ever increasing bar on quality will remain a mystery to most since quality is typically a feature or function of the…

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Strategy for earning more from writing – Part two

Strategy for earning more from writing – Part two

Writers prefer to write and hope that their work will be discovered. While this is probably not a perfect strategy, it does work for some. One of the challenges in the freelance writing market is how to get your articles noticed, gain readers and hopefully earn a little bit more…

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Strategy for earning from writing – Part one

Strategy for earning from writing – Part one

Let us be honest, not all blogs are going to be as wildly successful as Huffington Post or similar sites that have crept up from starters to household names.  The fact is that many bloggers have a small audience and if they are fortunate, they are cashing out with their…

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Social Media Reviews: Facebook

Social Media Reviews: Facebook

Facebook presents some interesting networking possibilities as well as the option to promote your work. While Facebook may initially seem like a great way to keep in contact with family and friends, with some careful use, it can provide a great way to promote your writing, hook up with other…

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Social Media Reviews: RedGage

Social Media Reviews: RedGage

I have written about RedGage in the past (sometimes in not so flattering terms).  In fact, for those who have followed this blog and others that I’m active with, you have no doubt seen where I have explained “How to Use RedGage“, why I think RedGage is useful for maximizing…

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