How to: Make Money Freelance Writing.

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  1. The Siberian American

    August 27th, 2014 at 1:38 pm

    Elance sounds like a great service! I have mostly done freelance work for local people, but I will definitely give this a try. 🙂

  2. SuperLux

    August 27th, 2014 at 1:50 pm

    I've never used Elance but now I might. 🙂 Thanks for sharing your experience and these helpful tips.

  3. Pamela @ alittleglitter.com

    August 27th, 2014 at 2:07 pm

    Thank you for posting this! I read your blog yesterday and I was wondering! I appreciate you sharing this information!

  4. Lindsay Latimer

    August 27th, 2014 at 2:14 pm

    Thank you for sharing! Great tips!

  5. Rebecca Chapman

    August 27th, 2014 at 2:20 pm

    This is fabulous, thank you. I was thinking of asking you the other day where you got freelance jobs and then I forgot! I have a regular business resume but I need to write a writing resume. I'd love to hear your suggestions on that!

  6. Emily

    August 27th, 2014 at 3:15 pm

    Thanks fir the tips! I did some freelance writing several years ago but it's a good idea to do as a side job if I need some extra $$. I've heard elance is great to use.

  7. Fairy Princess Jord

    August 27th, 2014 at 3:21 pm

    Thank you so much for these tips, I am def interested in freelance writing and I would have had NO idea where to even begin looking.

  8. MakeMeUpMia

    August 27th, 2014 at 3:53 pm

    That is really neat, good for you girl! I've never heard of this before, thanks for sharing 🙂

  9. Helene in Between

    August 27th, 2014 at 4:26 pm

    awesome, helpful and informative post!!! thank you for sharing!

  10. Kristen

    August 27th, 2014 at 5:15 pm

    fabulous! i was very curious, so thanks for sharing. i have lofty dreams of writing a book one day but i really dont think i am a good writer, and i have no idea where to start, so i'll just follow along as you rocket to stardom, lol 🙂

  11. amanda @ as the wine cork turns

    August 27th, 2014 at 5:39 pm

    thanks for the tips! this is something i'd love to look into!

  12. SMD @ lifeaccordingtosteph

    August 27th, 2014 at 5:45 pm

    Thanks for sharing.

  13. The Lady Okie

    August 27th, 2014 at 5:48 pm

    So, I think we've talked about this. I tried Elance for freelance editing, and it was the WORST. At least 10 of my editor friends tried it too and had a similar result. It sounds like it's better for writing than editing, but people will work for insanely cheap, so no one was hiring anyone who bid over like $3/hr. Um, no. I'm glad you're having success with it, though! It is a great concept, and the couple of jobs I did get went really smoothly.

  14. Amy Lee Scott

    August 27th, 2014 at 6:41 pm

    This is such great advice, Chelsea! I haven't dove into the world of freelancing but it sounds totally enticing 🙂

  15. Krysten Quiles

    August 27th, 2014 at 6:54 pm

    I'll have to look into this, I've been wanting to make a little extra honeymoon money.

  16. Anonymous

    August 27th, 2014 at 6:58 pm

    I've always toyed around with the idea of getting into freelance writing. Thank you for providing helpful tips!

  17. Kaeleen

    August 27th, 2014 at 8:11 pm

    Thanks for this! I'm trying to get my freelance career off the ground and I have an elance account but I haven't put in for any jobs. I need to just take the plunge and do it!

  18. Karen M. Peterson

    August 27th, 2014 at 8:39 pm

    I haven't used Elance, but I think I might give it a try. Finally. Thank you!

  19. Nikki

    August 27th, 2014 at 8:59 pm

    Ohh I have been wanting to do some freelance writing! I can't wait to check this out!

    Nikki
    thefashionablewife.com

  20. Amanda Elizabeth - Meet @ the Barre

    August 28th, 2014 at 1:46 am

    I've never heard of Elance but thanks for the heads up girl!

  21. Sarah Jones

    August 28th, 2014 at 2:50 pm

    I'd never heard of Elance before now but I'm really entrigued by it all and I think I'll have to have a look!
    Sarah x
    http://www.saraheliza.co.uk/

  22. Jenna Faith

    August 28th, 2014 at 11:05 pm

    Great post! Thanks sweetie! I’m Jenna btw, I’ve got a little blog about positivity and all things motivational, self-help, beauty, fashion, and lifestyle. I would love if you checked it out! 🙂

    http://www.livenpresent.com
    x Jenna

  23. Because of Jackie

    August 29th, 2014 at 12:57 am

    Oh man! This is so intriguing! I would love to check out Elance, and I think the tips you gave are awesome;)

  24. Michelle Vroom

    August 31st, 2014 at 4:07 pm

    Great tips – thanks for sharing!

  25. A Brew of Blessings

    September 2nd, 2014 at 10:38 am

    Thanks for the great advice! I am currently rebranding my blog and going into a more full time platform while holding a job in PR. This might be a great outlet to make some extra cash on the side. Thanks again for sharing!

  26. Emmy Hornburg

    September 3rd, 2014 at 1:21 am

    Thanks so much for the advice! I'm definitely going to check out elance. Do you have suggestions on how to put together a resume for freelance writing? Especially for those of us just starting out.

  27. Crystal

    September 4th, 2014 at 4:14 am

    I've been wanting to look into freelance writing and now that I've taken a new job that I'm much happier in, but took a big pay cut for (totally worth it, though) I'm really serious about finding freelance writing jobs. So thank you for this post! I've actually looked at Elance but I always like hearing from people who have used a resource to see what they have to say so this was very helpful and informative!

  28. Esther Ju*Lee

    September 4th, 2014 at 10:43 pm

    I've always wondered about this because we get a handful of emails asking about freelance writing for our site.. but we never had anything set up for that. We asked one of the writers what they did and how they made money because we were curious, but we got a really vague answer. Good to know! 🙂 And the thank you email is good for any job.. or handwritten note.. even better!

  29. Annessa @ Seeking Sunshine

    September 10th, 2014 at 1:40 am

    Ive always wanted to hop on the Elance boat but haven't yet. I'll def be using your tips when I finally get to applying!

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