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The School For Freelancers blog is dedicated to bringing you and the freelancing community tips, tricks, guides, and insights to help you learn about the ins and outs of a freelance career. It is our hope that we can save you time, money, effort, and energy by teaching you how to best manage your freelance career so you can spend less time cleaning up after making mistakes and more time focusing on your craft. We are continuing to update our content and we are building a strong resource for you, but if there is anything you would like us to cover that we have not, feel free to contact us.

What Is Freelancing? Everything You Should Know

What Is Freelancing? Everything You Should Know Did you know that there's an exciting new career out there waiting for you? At this point, you might be scratching your head. How could we possibly know that? Of course, every person is a little bit different, but ask yourself

The Many Pros and Cons of Freelancing

The Many Pros and Cons of Freelancing What is your talent? What are you good at? Chances are, if you're working a job that you love but you don't love having a boss, you can do it freelance. Whether you're a makeup artist or a photographer, working for

Your Official Guide to Freelance Writing Niches

Your Official Guide to Freelance Writing Niches Are you looking for an in-depth, overly-technical, and intimidatingly comprehensive guide on freelance writing niches? We hope not because that is not what we posted here today. We know how overwhelming freelance writing work can be. It's literally you against the world. More

The Best Freelancing Websites to Kick-Start Your Online Career

The Best Freelancing Websites to Kick-Start Your Online Career Becoming a freelancer is an exciting endeavor. With about 4.7 million jobs today, you sure are spoilt for choice. The best thing is you can choose the clients you want to work with. Some jobs even give you the

The Best Books For Freelancers: Feed Your Mind

The best books for freelancers can save you thousands of dollars and hours. The best way to get started as a freelancer is to learn from the best that have already been down the road you are about to travel (or are already traveling). We have put together

Fastest Way To Become A Freelance Digital Marketer

Digital marketing is a booming field and has been for some time now. Agencies of all sizes have been popping up and growing over the years, and time and time again, many of their employees will end up heading out on their own to freelance rather than work

Freelance Designer 101: How to Become a Freelance Logo Designer

Freelance Designer 101: How to Become a Freelance Logo Designer Did you know that if a company uses a colored logo design, there's an 80% increase in brand recognition? Most people look at logos and think it doesn't take much to design one. That can be true, but when it

Freelancing 101: How to Become a WordPress Developer

Freelancing 101: How to Become a WordPress Developer Today, WordPress is the top content management system (CMS) in the world. Around 455 million websites are using WordPress right now, which is approximately 20% of all self-hosted websites. As you can see, knowledge in WordPress is highly valuable, so if

Freelance Money Management: Creative Ways to Organize Your Finances

Freelance Money Management: Creative Ways to Organize Your Finances Today, over 57 million Americans are freelancers. More and more people are leaving their 9-to-5 jobs and turning to freelance work instead. Perhaps you've done so yourself but aren't sure how to manage money as a freelancer. In that case, you're

How Much Much Can Freelance Social Media Managers Make?

How Much Much Can Freelance Social Media Managers Make? Almost 60% of the world's population is online, and over 50% use social media. Chances are, you're an avid social media user yourself. You know the ins and outs of Twitter and Instagram, and would love to make some cash doing

How to Be an SEO Freelancer

How to Be an SEO Freelancer Search engine optimization (SEO) involves getting traffic to client websites by ranking highly on search engines such as Google and Bing. SEO freelancers produce high-quality content, build backlinks and incorporate keywords that match current user searches. The world of SEO is constantly changing

How to Be a Freelance Web Developer: Your Step-By-Step Guide

How to Be a Freelance Web Developer: Your Step-By-Step Guide If you've been thinking about transitioning into freelance website development, now is the time to do it. According to the BLS, the average website developer earns an average of $73,760 per year. Additionally, the job outlook for website developers

How Much Do Freelance Writers Make?

How Much Do Freelance Writers Make? A lot of people in full-time employment are dreaming of quitting the rat race. One of the most popular careers to pursue is that of the freelance writer. There's something romantic about being a writer who's beholden to no one. It can

Get Ready to Crush It: The Ultimate Guide on How to Be a Freelancer

How To Be A Freelancer Are you wondering more and more about how to be a freelancer? Does working from home sound more and more appealing? Well, you already know you have a certain skill set. Whether you're a writer, photographer, designer, bookkeeper, or virtual assistant, you can

How to Be a Freelance Artist: Everything You Need to Know

Since the US's creative industry is worth around $44 billion, getting involved in this market is an awesome idea. This is even more the case when you have a passion for art and the skills to develop your craft to professional levels. If this describes you, it's likely that

How To Become A Freelance Photographer

How To Become A Freelance Photographer Photography is an art. It takes passion and skill to capture the beauty of a scene successfully. If you have been wondering how to be a freelance photographer, you are in the right place. This guide will cover several tips and