Experienced and Reliable Freelance Writer in Portland, OR

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Your Content Garden

Spring is finally here (well, for some of us), and it’s a great time to focus on your backyard or porch garden.  It’s also the perfect time to attend to to your “content garden.”  Web copy, print collateral, blogs, PR, social media, and even TV or radio commercials all need care and attention to thrive. (…Read More)

E-mail Marketing and You

My freelance writing and editing business has a global focus, as well as a local one (Portland, Oregon), and I tune my marketing accordingly.  I advertise locally, and I write this blog to reach potential clients all over the world. I added e-mail marketing this week.  I kept my first e-mail newsletter (e-newsletter) short, included (…Read More)

Telecommuting and Your Business

Last year, I wrote about the pros and cons of working from my home (based near Portland, Oregon).  I discussed benefits, such as taking a break from being a writer and editor by lying on my bed, and making my own hours. It’s a timely discussion now, considering Yahoo! CEO Marissa Mayer’s decision to end (…Read More)

What Changes Will You Make This Year?

I went in for a haircut a couple of weeks ago, and while chatting with the barber, I mentioned how I worked on the same desktop for six years, and used a BlackBerry as my mobile workstation for three years. As you can tell, I like stability. Around this time, my desktop started flashing Blue (…Read More)

Reaching Your Audience

If you’re a small business owner, reaching your audience can be a challenge.  As a freelance writer, I’ve certainly encountered that dilemma.  I re-started my freelance writing career just over two years ago, in an economic environment that can be challenging.  I think many small business owners can relate.  The economy is improving (my business (…Read More)