writing advice Archive

Where Art and Commerce Meet for a Writer

Or…where the left and right brain come together in the mind of a writer. Nearly a decade ago now, Copyblogger put up a post called Confessions of a 21st Century Writer.

4 Tactics That Are Working Now for Travel Writers and Bloggers

Just as a few long-time successful bloggers pointed out on this panel about what they would do now if starting over, you can’t keep using the same tactics year after year.

An Interview with David Nikel of Life in Norway

David Nikel moved from the UK to Norway in 2011 to pursue riches in the ICT industry but ended up taking the much more challenging path of freelance writing. Despite living

Here’s How to Consistently Run a Mediocre Blog

If you read a lot of conventional wisdom articles about how to write successful blog posts, you’ll read a lot of advice that’s just plain wrong. Some people giving out this

5 Tricks That Will Make You a Better Travel Writer

Travel writing looks easy, especially to an outsider. You throw up some photos, talk about what you did in a place, and there’s your article, right? If one story is better