The EXACT Steps You Need to Learn How to Become a Writer.
RT for writers on the TL.
I frequently get asked the question “how do I become a writer?” I find it slightly ironic that I usually get that question via email and social media DMs, so the inevitable answer becomes “well, you already are a writer.”
Being a good writer leads to being a better and more coherent thinker. It’s also one of the few mediums that no matter what you do, or who you are in life, you will write nearly every day.
"How I made $50k a month as a freelancer in Nigeria"
In this internet world, it's easy to look at these stories of overnight successes, but there is always so much of a backstory before the big feat.
No one comes out of the gate swinging. And even if it looks like they do, they have honed their skills somewhere else that has enabled them to achieve results so quickly, however, stories like that won't make it to the headline.
If you wanna learn how to get REMOTE JOBS through COLD EMAIL OUTREACH, this thread is for you. RT for job seekers and freelancers on the TL.
Cold email is a way to start and maintain business relationships. To get a better understanding of what it is, let’s think of how business relationships develop in the offline world. Usually, everything starts with a conversation…
Step 1: Edit the “from” line
It may come to you as a surprise that editing the “from” line is featured as a separate step here. We usually set it up for a new email address, and after this, we don’t pay much attention to it.
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If you have a DIGITAL SKILL and wanna start earning in DOLLARS in 2021, this THREAD is for YOU!
Tag someone with a digital skill(s), RT for freelancers on the TL.
Whatever your digital skill may be, there's sure a gig that you can find online. I'll take you through the top freelance websites for different digital skills and show you how you can build an appealing profile that will land you an online gig.
Freelancing is a game. You can play to win. Or you can just play. Either way is fine, but, to me at least, winning is more fun and profitable. And one of the best parts is that your win isn’t someone else’s loss; we can all win it together.
When i started out freelancing, I took a long hard look discovered there was one MASSIVE problem: The majority of my income was coming from only few clients. And when I say the majority, I’m talking about a revenue concentration of over 80%.
Now that’s a precarious predicament. You only have to lose few client to watch your income take a huge hit. However, the good news is that you can protect yourself from these situations rearing their ugly heads by marketing yourself constantly to diversify your client base.
"How to become a freelance writer in less than one month"
I get a lot of questions in my DMs like "How do i become a writer?", "How can i learn writing?" No matter how long you’ve been in this business, whether you are new or a seasoned freelance writer, chances are, becoming a better writer will be super important to you.
After all, writing is a skill. It’s something you learned to do, and it’s something you can learn to do even better with a little hard work and practice.
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Top freelance marketplace dedicated to helping professionals like yourself find work.
"Email templates you can use to pitch your service(s) to clients"
For freelance writers, designers, developers and marketers
Freelancing sites are not the only place you can find work.
In a previous thread, I showed you how to get freelance and remote gigs through sending of cold emails, twitter and google. Most of these methods involve contacting the clients directly and sending your pitch via email.
I can’t stress it enough how important your first email really is. This is the email that your potential clients are going to use to analyze you and your skills.
"Hacks on how to find remote jobs through cold emailing, google, and twitter"
For freelancers and remote job seekers!
You may be excited to start looking for remote jobs, but it requires careful planning and decision-making to job search effectively. For instance, going in unprepared may lead you to send out an application that’s a very bad fit for the position, killing your opportunity.
Do you want to be a content writer? Are you more interested in SEO or email marketing? Once your decision is clear, come up with a list of terms to use in your search.
Here are some examples:
"20 copywriting tools/resources for freelancers and agencies and how they work"
If you just want to get to the juicy bits, please feel free to skip. But if you’re wondering why I chose to pursue a career as a freelance copywriter, then read on! My name is Olamide and I’ve worked in digital space for quite some years now.
I’ve been lucky enough to work for an agency, for myself and even a short stint in-house at the beginning of my career. I’ve worked in paid social media, PPC and SEO…so why did I leave that all behind for copywriting? For me, it was a personal choice.