Researching New Freelance Journalism Markets
WLHB Founder Amanda Castleman
Over 20 resources to help with the eternal bugbear: what to pitch — and where and to whom and how much will it yield?
5 Easy Steps to a DIY Writer’s Website
WLHB Co-founder Amanda Castleman
You don’t need a designer. Or even a site-building service like Wix or Weebly (which can trap your content in an expensive, proprietary format that won’t export smoothly, should you change hosts). Set aside a few hours, open a Blogger or WordPress account, and have at it.
Damn Right: I Do Make a Living Writing About Food
WLHB Instructor Naomi Tomky
Last month I billed $9,300 writing about food and travel as my full-time job. I’m not a dude or a staff writer. I don’t live in New York and I didn’t come into this with any connections. I make money as a food writer because I run my freelancing like a business owner (I mean that in the least Donald Trump-y kind of way), not a creative.