Category: Non-fiction Articles

The Article Writer's Toolkit

Introducing The Article Writer’s Toolkit

In our survey of subscribers and members in October last year, many people asked for advice on how to write better articles.  In response to this, I have developed a new and extensive toolkit for arti...


Freelance Writing Markets

Worldwide Freelance Survey October 2016

Thank you. This survey has now been completed.  As you can imagine, it takes a fair amount of work to run a website, newsletter, and market database, like we have here. And I’ve been doing this now fo...


Writers Unplugged

New Blog Posts Will Appear at WritersUnplugged.com

 In July 2015 I launched a new blog for writers, Writers Unplugged. It will be my main blog for the next couple of years at least. Over the past 15 years I have posted my articles at multiple web...


New Content Marketing Opportunities Are Emerging For Freelance Writers

by Gary McLaren Image courtesy of Kozzi Inc. There is a popular expression, “When one door closes, another one opens.” If you are having difficulty securing freelance assignments for magazines then ma...


Freelance Writing

10 Smart Moves for Getting Published in Top Magazines

by Marcia Yudkin Eager to see your byline in magazines like Smithsonian, National Geographic, Parade or Outside? Here are 10 tips on getting past the threshold of “Maybe” to “Yes” at top magazines. 1....


In-Flight Magazines Quick Reference – 3rd Edition

3rd Edition is now available! (August 2012) This latest edition of our popular In-Flight Magazines Quick Reference PDF lists more than 200 in-flight magazines from airlines around the world. We have d...


Write For Markets That Pay $1 Per Word

I guess you would love to receive a check for a thousand bucks. You’re not the only one. An exciting challenge for freelance writers is to break in to high-paying writing markets. I’m not talking abou...


Freelance Writing for Seniors’ Publications

A recent article in our newsletter discussed five industries that will be hiring writers. Three of the industries were related to travel, medical, and nursing, and it was pointed out that there will b...


Freelance Writing for Business Publications

If you have some expertise in business then you might do well at freelance writing for business publications. Many business magazines work with freelance writers and they tend to pay quite good rates....


The Right Way to Write a Feature Article

This is a guest post by Bobbi Linkemer. The foundation of a freelance writer’s repertoire is a well-crafted feature article. The market for good features is vast and varied, and you can make an excell...