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What freelancers should consider when choosing a home

When choosing a home, freelancers need to think about issues that many buyers and real estate agents rarely consider.


Dirty prose? How to make sure your copy is clean before you hit send

When editors ask for "clean copy," they are not reminding you to wash your hands before using your keyboard. Instead, this industry term refers to a manuscript that requires minimal…


How to clean your computer, keyboard and mouse

Proofreading is not fun. Submitting a carefully crafted project or pitch only to appear unprofessional due to keyboarding or formatting errors is even less fun. Although there is no substitute…

Who writes for content mills?

This is a post from a member of the Freelancers Union community. If you’re interested in sharing your expertise, your story, or some advice you think will help a…