Making sure your freelance client list is regularly topped up with paying work is a big struggle.

In fact, finding work is probably the hardest part about freelancing.

I remember in the early days, I’d spend the majority of my week and reaching out to them.


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If you’ve found yourself wondering how to write a cold email, you’re not alone.

I get a lot of emails from readers who struggle to find the right words to put in their pitch or who simply don’t know where to start.

It happens, but don’t make cold emailing harder…


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Getting started freelancing isn’t easy.

I’ve been there and got the t-shirt, and it is not a comfortable t-shirt. In fact, it’s incredibly daunting, especially when you have no idea what to do or where to even start.

When , I had no…


Freelance lead generation is one of the main sticking points for new freelancers. The act of and nurturing them until they eventually hire you isn’t an easy task — especially if you don’t even know where to start.

The best results I’ve had from pitching my services isn’t…


If you’ve ever wondered what the best cold email subject lines are, you’re in the right place.

Think about it: your subject line is quite possibly the most important part of a cold email. …


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If you don’t know where to even start when it comes to finding freelance jobs online, you’re not alone! In fact, the number one question I get from readers and students is “where can I find clients?!”.

It’s a great question.

The internet is a huge place, after all, and…


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Getting started as a freelancer is hard. There’s no one-size-fits-all system for making it work, and a lot of the time you can end up floundering around on all the freelancing websites trying to compete with thousands of other freelancers for a job that pays pennies.

These websites can seem…


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When I was younger I desperately wanted to be a writer, but I thought it was impossible to get paid to write.

Spending my days pouring words out onto a sheet of paper and actually getting cold, hard cash (or cold, hard figures in my bank account) was the dream…


Are you aiming for a monthly income target? Just want to add a couple more clients to your roster? Looking for inspiration about new ways to find potential leads?

I got you.

Sometimes we just want to land a few more contracts to hit our goals, whether they’re personal goals…


Becoming a B2B tech writer is a great career choice. The technology landscape is booming, and almost every single industry is tapping into apps, software, tools, and platforms like never before.

But, if you’re like a lot of writers, you probably grimace at the thought of writing about technology. It’s…

Lizzie Davey

SaaS, Marketing and Ecommerce Writer and Content Consultant. I also help freelancers create long-term, lucrative businesses.

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