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April 4, 2019

Contents


From the Publisher's Desk - When Charging a Pain in the (Bleep) Client More Money...is More Than Justified


News From the Floating Home Office - The Portable Toilet Explosion!


Feature Article - Online Research Materials Causing Confusion? Organization Tips and Tricks! by Alyssa Goulet


Ask the Expert - “If I signed a non-disclosure agreement, can I still write about my ex-boss using a pseudonym?”


Whispers and Warnings - Baltimore mayor on “leave of absence” after self-published book controversy; Amazon was selling child-like s*x doll; Feds sued over screened manuscripts; CA may be putting some freelancers out of business, and more!


Paying Markets for Writers and Photographers for 04/04/19

Abuzz Press
AccuratePsychicReadingsOnline.com
Boulevard Magazine
BUTTON, New England’s Tiniest Magazine of Poetry
California Management Review
California Real Estate Magazine
Colorado Homes & Lifestyles
Diabetes Self-Management

Freelance Writing, Blogging, Editing & Photography Jobs for 04/04/19


Freelance Success Story - How I Became an SEO Expert and You Can, Too! – By Hailey Hudson


This Week's Trivia Question! Win a free book of your choice from BookLocker.com! Thousands to choose from!

From the Publisher's Desk

When Charging a Pain in the (Bleep) Client More Money...is More Than Justified

From Chatty Charles to Indecisive Ian, which clients are you justified in charging more for your services?
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News From The Floating Home Office

The Portable Toilet Explosion!

I'd previously used that toilet several times without incident. However, last weekend, due to warm weather, high humidity, Mercury in retrograde, movement of the Earth's magnetic pole, or just plain karma for something I naughty did or said, I found myself on the receiving end of...
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Feature Article

Online Research Materials Causing Confusion? Organization Tips and Tricks! by Alyssa Goulet

Are you trying to cut down the time you spend researching for your next article or book? Getting bogged down with Internet searches and documents? This is a common problem for writers. The good news is...
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Ask the Expert

"If I signed a non-disclosure agreement, can I still write about my ex-boss using a pseudonym?"

"I'm involved in a lawsuit against my previous employer and I'm about to sign a non-disclosure agreement. I want to write a book about the case using a pseudonym. I can do that, right?"
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Whispers and Warnings!

Baltimore mayor on "leave of absence" after self-published book controversy; Amazon was selling child-like s*x doll; Feds sued over screened manuscripts; CA may be putting some freelancers out of business, and more!

Also: Bob Ross' son gets zilch in rights lawsuit; More inhumane behavior by Amazon; Blogger libel lawsuits; Classifying employees as "freelancers," and $50M fine against publisher.
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PAYING MARKETS FOR WRITERS AND PHOTOGRAPHERS

Abuzz Press

A hybrid publisher charging no setup/design fees to authors. "Abuzz Press pays the design and publication fees, which include: interior formatting assistance, professional cover design (no boring templates), ISBN and barcode, printer setup, and print proof (the first printed/bound copy of your book, which will ship directly to you for approval). Also includes ebook formatting/conversion. Distribution - Print Edition – We will list the book with Ingram, the world’s largest book distributor. Our print books are listed in Amazon.com, BarnesandNoble.com, BooksAMillion.com, Chapters.ca and many other online bookstores, both domestic and foreign. Our ebooks are listed on Amazon.com (for the Kindle), BarnesandNoble.com (for the Nook), Apple (for iPads, iPods and iPhones), and Kobo (Canada’s popular ebook retailer) and Overdrive." Welcomes new writers. Publishes up to 10 titles/year. Pays royalties. Three-year exclusive contract required.
Pays royalties.
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AccuratePsychicReadingsOnline.com

"Send a submission to me personally and my staff will check it before passing it on if it might be suitable. I am a well known International psychic medium, more than forty years of experience of helping people with email and phone readings. I'm also a relationship expert, life coach, advisor, agony aunt, therapist and healer. Am always on the lookout for articles to add to my site if they are well written, informative, long, with many keyword phrases. Not the run of the mill rubbish I see on other sites or cobbled together by people who know very little about the subject. Must be unique, fresh, one-off pieces." No reprints.
Pays £25 per article.
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Boulevard Magazine

"Boulevard's mission is to publish the finest in contemporary fiction and poetry as well as definitive essays on the arts and culture, and to publish a diversity of writers who exhibit an original sensibility. It is our conviction that creative and critical work should be presented in a variegated yet coherent ensemble—as a boulevard, which contains in one place the best a community has to offer." Biannual. Pays on publication. Publishes ms 4-8 months after acceptance. Buys First North American rights. No reprints.
Pays $25-$300.
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BUTTON, New England's Tiniest Magazine of Poetry

"Button comes out once a year or so, and Button contributors have also published in venues like the New Yorker, the Atlantic Monthly, Paris Review, The New York Times, Washington Post, and Harpers, as well as publishing plenty of books. 20-40% freelance. Circ. 500+. Annual (to the best of our ability, and the quality of work we receive). Pays on publication. Period between acceptance and publication varies. Buys first NA Serial rights. No reprints. Responds 1-5 months.
Pays small honorarium.
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California Management Review

"CMR is looking for freelance bloggers! A globally reputed academic business journal, California Management Review serves as a vehicle of communication between those who study management and those who practice it. The freelance blogging program is intended to expand CMR’s audience, scope, and reach by inviting outside writers to contribute to our blog. Our strategy focuses on using our blog as a critical point of connection between our social medial channels and our formal journal content. Our bloggers explore and analyze the fascinating, complex challenges of modern management theory and practice." Usually publishes ms within 2 weeks of the final revisions. Buys one-time rights. No reprints.
Pays $150 - $300.
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California Real Estate Magazine

“A real estate industry trade magazine delivered to 160,000 REALTORS in the state of California, which covers issues related to the housing industry, the economy and real estate.” 50% freelance. Welcomes new writers. Circ. 160K. Publishes 8 issues/year. Pays on acceptance. Publishes ms three months after acceptance. Buys all rights.
Pays $800.
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Colorado Homes & Lifestyles

“Colorado Homes & Lifestyles is your premier source for the best in Colorado architecture, interior design and real estate, as well as the latest home products, events and word on some of the state’s most fascinating people.” 80% freelance. Welcomes new writers. Circ. 32.5K. Publishes 8 issues/year. Pays on acceptance. Publishes ms within three months. Buys one-time print/online rights. No reprints. Responds within six weeks.
Pays $300-$450.
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Diabetes Self-Management

"Diabetes Self-Management is a consumer health publication that aims to help people with diabetes control their condition. We cover nutrition, exercise, pharmacology, medical and technological advances, and mental health issues. We do not publish personal experiences, celebrity profiles, or research breakthroughs." 95% freelance. Welcomes new writers. Circ. 410K. Bimonthly. Pays on publication. Publishes ms 4-12 months after acceptance. Buys all rights. No reprints. Responds within 6 weeks.
Pays up to $700.
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Freelance Writing, Blogging, Editing, and Photography Jobs for 04/04/19

30 freelance jobs!


For links to all jobs featured below, CLICK HERE.

Freelance Retail/Footwear/Apparel Industry Reporter
OTR Global

Freelance Staff Writer
Stateline

Freelance Writer/Researcher - Pays $10-$12/hour
Custody X Change

Freelance Product Description Copywriters
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Freelance Content Writer for Travel Company
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Freelance Business Writers
LewisTalk

Freelance Resume Writer
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Freelance Bloggers - Pays $15/blog post, plus $5/photo
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Freelance Content Writers and Editors - Pays $100/article
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Freelance Literature Review Writers and Qualitative Analysts - Pays $100-$500/project
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Freelance Senior UX Writer - includes benefits
CrowdStrike

Freelance Gaming Writer
Mobile Nations

Freelance VR Writer
Mobile Nations

Freelance Writer
The HOTH

Freelance Health and Fitness Contributor
Mobile Nations

Freelance News Writer
Windows Central

Freelance Blogger
Real Mattress Reviews LLC

Freelance Interactive Writer
FableLabs Inc.

Freelance Science Writers
Insider Inc.

Freelance Writers
TWN

Freelance Automotive Writers
The Drive

Freelance Writer - for scientifically researched hair loss articles
Hairguard

Freelance Writers
Ethical.net

Freelance Operations/Security Plan Writer - Pays $40-$60/hour
T&M Protection Resources

Freelance Copywriter
Skillz

Freelance Writer/Blogger
OLOI Inc.

Freelance Content Writer
Enlitic

Freelance Writer
Mack Media Group, LLC

Freelance Scriptwriter - Pays $0.10/word
Mometrix Test Preparation

Freelance Video Game Reviewer & Listicle Writer
MGID, Inc.

For links to all jobs featured above, CLICK HERE.

Freelance Success Story

How I Became an SEO Expert and You Can, Too! - By Hailey Hudson

These days, SEO is almost a prerequisite for many writing jobs. You have a MUCH better chance of getting hired if you're proficient in SEO best practices. In a nutshell...
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