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Those of you that know me or have been in my freelancing workshops or tech calls know I’ve been collecting markets that pay writers and cool software tools for writers for a very long time, more than a decade.

I’ve got tons of resources for freelance writers, including several keyword…

A first impression is more critical online than in-person.

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I’ve taught technology, freelancing, and blogging for Ninja Writers Community for the past year or so now. One of the things we always get asked by ninja writers is how to format a blog post so it looks nice.

But proper formatting is about more than just decoration. The first…

Hint: It’s better than cold emailing!

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Remember when you were a child and you attended a birthday party where they hung up a piñata filled with goodies? You couldn’t wait to hit that piñata and scatter those glorious goodies at your feet so you could scramble to pick them up, right?

Do you remember how it…

What you need to know about how search seems to have changed.

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Medium announced some changes around the start of the year I think, and mentioned they would also be improving their search function. …

My thoughts on yet another Medium change

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Medium is making yet another change to how blog posts are found by readers. Those super broad Medium topic pages? You know the Art, History, Politics, Science, Money, etc? They are going away. Very soon, if they haven’t already.

But no worries.

Medium’s plan for replacing those topic pages, I…

My thoughts on the new Medium changes

I’ve been writing on Medium since before writers were paid anything. I left for a bit, came back in 2019 and have since amassed nearly 4K followers. Not that it did me much good under the old distribution methods. …

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Meg Stewart

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