Category: For Writers

Freelance Writers Appreciation Week

Happy Freelance Writers Appreciation Week, a bit belated. Better late than never, right? This week has been Freelance Writers Appreciation Week 2009. So, even though today is Friday, it’s not too late. Have you appreciated a freelance writer this week?

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Happy National Grammar Day!

Today is National Grammar Day! The Society for the Promotion of Good Grammar (SPOGG) and MSN Encarta have designated March 4, 2008 as National Grammar Day. How can you participate? Here’s what Martha Brockenbrough, founder of the National Grammar Day

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I’m Twitterpated!

Well, I don’t know if that’s exactly accurate: I’m not really in love with it (Twitter). Anyway… I joined Twitter a few weeks ago. I don’t know why I didn’t join sooner– I love it! It’s like mini-blogging, with 140

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Take the 2007 Global Freelancer Survey!

FreelanceSwitch is asking freelancers to take their 2007 Global Freelancer Survey (here’s a link directly to the survey). Why should you take part? 1. Detailed Statistics. After the survey is complete we will be posting an abridged version of some

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Following instructions counts! Part 2

Remember how important it is to follow instructions? I give you Deb Ng’s post on Chicken Soup for the Soul’s latest call for writers. Check out the comments. All 20 of them. (Only a select few are following directions.) Deb,

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