How to Foster a Culture of Trust at Your Startup

February 3, 2021

Want to keep your top performers? Building a culture of trust is one of the best moves you can make for your startup. Here’s how to do it.

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Do Content Companies Need a Task-Management Tool?

January 23, 2021

I surveyed small- to medium-sized companies about which tools they use to plan, create and publish content. Here’s what they told me.

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A Deep Dive Into One Specific Strategy for Growing Website Traffic

January 19, 2021

Publishing a “best of” list is one of the oldest tricks in the book when it comes to growing a website. Here’s why this strategy works, and how to do it well.

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Employers: You Should Hire Employees With Side Gigs. Here’s Why

January 18, 2021

If you want to build a world-class team, having a policy against the side gig is an outdated way of thinking that will work against you. Here’s how to get over some common employer fears.

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An SEO Playbook:
How We Increased The Write Life’s Traffic to 460K Monthly Pageviews

January 13, 2021

There’s a misconception that SEO is bad for the reader. But it is absolutely possible to optimize your content in a way that benefits both the reader and search engines. 

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My 2020 Year-in-Review, Plus Looking to 2021

January 7, 2021

I haven’t written a year-in-review post in years. So why would I write one in a year when social media keeps reminding me that simply surviving 2020 is an achievement?

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A Season of Finishing

January 1, 2021

This year I lamented the loss of not having the creative and physical bandwidth to start the things I envisioned. But perhaps this is 2020’s gift to me instead.

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Where to Find and Hire Freelance Writers: 47 Websites and Communities

December 10, 2020

When looking to hire high-quality freelance writers, I usually turn to my network first. After that, I put out feelers in these websites and groups.

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For Fast-Growth Startups That Invest in Content, This is a Game-Changer

December 7, 2020

Why the scarcity mindset is pervasive in content teams, and how to help your team push past it.

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What Our Tech Stack Looks Like for The Writer’s Bundle

September 14, 2020

The Writer’s Bundle: Freelance Writing Edition, a 3-day offer from The Write Life, launches Monday, Sept. 14. Here are the tools we’re using to run the online sale.

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