Freelancing Freelance Writers

Ideas and links on everything from getting published to training and education. Explore copyrights, plus other resources and issues.

Absolute Write: Freelance Writing

Freelance writing and technical writing articles, beginner's guide, and interviews with working freelancers.


Articles and links for writers, especially freelancers.

The Burry Man Writers Center

A worldwide community of writers: style guides, resources for fiction and nonfiction writers, working professionals and beginners.

Creative Freelancers

Directory of (and jobs for) freelance writers, designers, web design and developers, illustrators, photographers, all types of creative individuals. Free listings for professionals.

Dave's Freelance Writing Page

Offering freelance writers tips, tricks, articles, an online course and chat room.

Editorial Freelancers Association

A nonprofit professional organization of self-employed workers in the publishing and communications industries.

Editorial Freelancers' Home Page

Professional resources, information, and help for editors, proofreaders, writers, desktop and electronic publishers, and web page designers.

Education and Training Academy

Providing a newsletter for freelance writers, reviewers and poets interested in freelance writing opportunities and writing markets.

The Enterprising Writer

Tips, tools and techniques to help writers tap the most lucrative markets and build a sustainable literary business.

European Federation of Freelance Writers

Open to freelance journalists, feature writers and authors throughout Europe. A forum for opinions and an opportunity for networking both within a local and international environment.

Free - Lance Ring

Webring for freelance writers.

Freelance Mailing List

Dedicated to discussions for self-employed freelancers in the publishing industry.

Freelance News

Keeping you up-to-date and informed about freelance writing and photography. Provides information about markets, contests and other resources, mainly based in Canada.

Freelance Online

Directory and resource center for freelancers. Offering the freelancer message boards, FAQ, and networking resources for today's freelance professional.

Freelance Success

For professional freelance nonfiction writers and those serious about earning a decent living from writing.

Freelance Writing

Web site for today's working writers who want to master both the business and creative sides of freelance writing.

Freelance Writing at

Large archive of articles by Bev Walton-Porter. Articles include publishing your own ezine, getting organized, making money as a freelancer and many book reviews done by Bev.

The Freelance Writing FAQ

Marcia Yudkin's primer offering information for the beginning freelance writer.

Offers legal, business and pricing guidelines to registered freelance writers.

Freelancing, by Nature

An article describing the financial life of a freelance writer.

Freelancing in the Web World

Evany Thomas of Webmonkey, offers advice and tips on how to decide if freelance writing is the right career choice to make.

Freelancing Later in Life

Newsletter full of advice and tips for the person starting a freelance writing career, but especially intended for those starting out later in life.

Marcia Yudkin

Creative marketing solutions and tips on reaching writing success.

Mysterious Journeys

MSN community for freelance writers. Offering job listings, informative articles, and a message board.

Official Misc.Writing Site

Site of the misc.writing Newsgroup

OSC - The Other Side of Creativity

Join others for a look into the creative world of freelance writing, novel writing, humor, and the creative arts. Offering distance learning on topics from "Building Better Business Skills" to "Writing and Selling Magazine Articles".

Our Simple Joys

A freelance writer offering support and resources to other freelancers. A variety of articles written to inspire, educate, and assist the beginner and professional writer.

Proscribe Writing Service

Freelance resources offering tips for beginners and additional off-site resources.

Self-Employed Writers and Artists Network

A source for freelance creative talent - from writers and artists to designers, photographers, and video producers.

Welcome to the Writer's Resource Center

Provides articles, freelance opportunities and general references for the writing community.

Western New England Editorial Freelancers' Network

An informal group of freelancers offering membership, meetings and events, an FAQ, and additional sources of information from around the web.

Worldwide Freelance Writer

Freelance writing resource site and newsletter with an international focus. Keeps writers up-to-date with worldwide paying markets and guidelines, online writer's resources and reference tools.

The Write Start

Information and links for new and experienced freelancer offering resources, submission guidelines, and writers markets.


A detailed article advising freelancers of the ways fees can be set for writing work.

Writing for Money

Offers articles on the business of freelance writing, as well as freelance writing opportunities. Some resources require paid membership.

EBook publishers and sellers of the writing trade. Offering a variety of tools for all writers.

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