As entrepreneurs, it’s all too easy to neglect our health. Long spells at the keyboard, even longer days (14 hours are not unusual) and a lack of exercise can all take their toll. The thing is, when you work such long hours, you can fool yourself into believing you’re being productive when the exact opposite … Read more Staying healthy – a simple trick that worked for me
The importance of persistence & continuous self-improvement There are quite a few quotes that give me inspiration when I work online, here are a couple of my favorites. The first is by Calvin Coolidge, the 30th President of the United States: “Nothing in this world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not: nothing … Read more You’re unstoppable – believe it!
You can make serious money, with internet affiliate marketing programs – I’m talking about job replacing, life-changing income. If that interests you (and why wouldn’t it), then please read on. So, what is this affiliate marketing thing all about anyway? It’s not complicated, all it involves is selling someone else’s product or service for a … Read more Internet Affiliate Marketing Programs – the basics
Let’s be brutally honest here, we’re all guilty of not paying attention to essential housekeeping tasks in our copywriting businesses from time-to-time. We’re so focused on how to make money with freelancing that we tend to forget how important it is to control our business properly. Plus, life’s hectic and it gets in the way. … Read more How to make money with freelancing – Tip
In today’s competitive online business environment, it’s critically important to differentiate yourself from your competition to successfully promote your business online. Now, there are plenty of ideas floating about as to how you might do this – social media, SEO, Pay per Click, an amazing website etc. But if you truly want to promote your … Read more Promote your business online with an eBook
UPDATED FOR 2020 I earn my full-time income without a job or a boss by freelancing, and the specific route I chose was freelance writing. Now, that may not be the same route you decide to go and that’s fine – you may hate writing and there are many other ways to go. This post … Read more Freelancing advice & tips
Today I want to get into how to make money freelance writing, but with a twist. I’ll look at it from a personal perspective, based on what I’ve learned from being in the trenches doing this stuff. What I cover here is likely what you’ll discover yourself if freelance writing is the route you choose … Read more How to make money freelance writing
Many online entrepreneurs are unaware of available tax deductions and are missing out big time. While FYF does not provide tax advice, this article will give you some idea of the kind of tax deductions you can expect as a self-employed online entrepreneur. Always check your tax position with a suitably qualified local tax practitioner … Read more How to make the most of your tax position working online
LET’S LOOK AT IT FROM THE CLIENT’S PERSPECTIVE How much do freelance writers make? That’s one of those “how long is a piece of string” type questions where the real answer depends on a few variables. How many hours a week are you prepared to work? How aggressively are you going to market yourself? What … Read more How much do freelance writers make?
Thanks to FYF community member Gary Harvey for this insightful contribution about Upwork success … The opportunity has never been greater Freelancing is a growth area. Freelancer earnings are up. Opportunities are up. And competition is up… which is why you need to read this article. Upwork now pays out over one billion dollars a … Read more You can be successful on Upwork – here’s how