Monthly Archives: November 2016

Freelancers Union: All You Need to Know

Freelancers Union Being a freelance writer can be daunting. Between sourcing clients, meeting deadlines, and all the other things that come with the territory, freelance writers tend to be alone when it comes to steering their business in uncharted waters. This is especially true when looking out for your interests—where can you turn if something […]

Academic Writing Tips: Write Better

Academic Writing Tips Whether you’re a college student or a freelancer that’s looking to specialize in a perpetually in-demand niche, academic writing presents a unique set of challenges. There are a number of strict rules for this type of formal writing, and most of them are unstated. So, where can you find academic writing tips that […]

Writers’ Workshop: 10 Tips for Beginners

Writers’ Workshop Writing is easy, and that’s why so many people are doing it. But the definition of writing successfully is different for everyone, and that’s why being successful in the industry is such a difficult thing to achieve. There quite simply isn’t a magic pill or answer. While a writers’ workshop can be infinitely […]

Upwork Scams: How Common Are They?

If you have been using the Internet for any length of time, you’ll be aware of online scams. The potential for this is especially high for any work from home job, simply because you do not typically meet the employer face to face. So, when it comes to Upwork scams, how common are they? With […]

The Best Writing Pens

Best Writing Pens Writers don’t necessarily “write” anymore. Long gone are the days when authors would dip their quill pens into an ink fountain by candle light. Even by contemporary measures, it seems that pens and penmanship are becoming a thing of antiquity (my handwriting has gone downhill as I spend most of my time […]

Author Tips: Writing a Book

Author Tips As anyone who has ever attempted it can attest, writing a book is not easy. If the sheer work involved isn’t enough to scare you off, trying to keep you subject matter, characters, form, and other elements can be downright mind-boggling. We’ve covered this topic before in our How to Write a Novel […]

Essay Guidelines: A Sample Essay

In a previous article on Essay Writing Tips, I explored some of the best ways to begin writing your essay. I then finished with a promise of an essay sample, and here it is! This essay sample comes complete with all essay guidelines and should be able to help you complete your essay as it […]

Essay Writing Tips: A Guide to Writing Essays

Essay Writing Tips Every writer’s arsenal should include the skill of essay writing. There are many different occasions where essay writing tips like the ones below might come in handy. A well-written essay can aid you during a job interview, when writing a speech, or even when giving a eulogy. So, with that in mind, […]

Academic Writing Sites: The Best Resources

Academic Writing Sites If there’s one thing that students can agree on, it’s that writing academic papers is difficult. Consequently, many students consider this to be the bane of their collegiate experience. The reason behind this is that they’re so unprepared. Think about it, did you take a high school class on how to write […]

10 More Writing Tips: Improve Your Writing

10 More Writing Tips Writing can be a hobby, a creative outlet, a side income, an outlet for stress, a therapeutic tool, a full-time income, or for some writers an all-consuming obsession. There are a thousand reasons and ways to write and none of them are wrong. For the most part, it’s a matter of […]