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18 Seriously Awesome Publications Looking for Freelance Writers

Updated 9/08/18

By Amber Roshay

Do you want to get paid to write about your kids? 

But, don't know where to start?

I know I was like that at first. I searched for hours to find paying publications that fit my niche. I wanted all the information at hand.

So, I created a list of 18 Parenting Magazines, Websites & Blogs that Pay Freelance Writers. Having this information really jump started my writing career

Want to become a better writer? Click through to discover the best writing books for authors, screenwriters, and blogger. #writingbooks | books for writers | writing tips and resources | novel writing tips | self-publishing tips @penandparent.com

The Must-Have Books for Writers

By Melissa Uhles

When it comes to writing, I’ve had my pen in lots of different pots.

I’ve written novels, short films, plays, blogs, marketing, and web copy. Each time I dive into a new type of writing I try to read a book or two to get some advice. For example, writing a novel is vastly different from writing a screenplay.

And writing informational nonfiction for a small business’s website that is concerned with their SEO also requires a different skill set.

Aren’t we all lucky there is a book on every subject to help us out.

Here are my 12 favorites:

How to write with Kids Underfoot |writing tips for people with kids

How to Write with a Kid Underfoot

With summer upon us, it seemed like a perfect time to share how to write with a kid “underfoot”. As a part-time work-from-home mom, I get so much done during the school year but when summer comes around it can feel like all bets are off.More

Hosting a giveaway can be a great tool for the writer. But what service to use? Check out this great article on the pros and cons of Rafflecopter.

Beginners Guide to Using Rafflecopter to Host Giveaways

Rafflecopter, a well-known giveaway site, helps businesses and individuals promote their products and services. The main way they do this is through hosting giveaways. When I first began to run giveaways to promote my writing, I had no idea what service to use. The first one I stumbled upon was Rafflecopter.

Below is an honest review of their services.More

Do you want to increase your email list? Use Rafflecopter to host your giveaways to drive traffic to your site and increase your email list.

How to Host a Giveaway

Hosting giveaways can be overwhelming. How do you start? What should it include?

Don’t worry, creating a giveaway isn’t as hard as it seems. The best part is that giveaways work and will increase your email list. People love free stuff. And if done right, the cost is minimal yet the return is great.

Follow the simple steps below and you’ll be on your way.


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