Yes! You can have a writing career!

Yes! You can have a writing career!

..with courses and training created by a seasoned writer
to help you get started and level up as a freelance writer...


Get My Best Insider Tips No One Else Is Teaching

In this masterclass, we'll cover my three core frameworks for growing a freelance writing business that THRIVES...

with or without a niche.


Get My Best Insider Tips No One Else Is Teaching

In this masterclass, we'll cover my three core frameworks for growing a freelance writing business that THRIVES...

with or without a niche.

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It's OK to be a generalist

It’s Ok to be a Freelance Writing Generalist (She Said What?)

By ashleygainer | September 1, 2019

The idea of choosing a niche can be really stressful for a lot of new writers. It’s true that there are riches in the niches. It’s also true that there’s a lot of money to be made as a freelance writing generalist. I want to bring this message to my readers, in a counter-establishment kind […]

How to market yourself as a generalist

How to Market Yourself as a Generalist (as a Freelance Writer)

By ashleygainer | August 1, 2019

If you’re going to be a generalist as a freelance writer, how do you even market yourself? A generalist freelance writer is simply someone who has not chosen a niche or does not specialize in any one thing or industry. This is perfectly fine, despite talk to the contrary. And yet, when writers are new, […]

Inbound versus Outbound marketing for freelance writers

Marketing for Freelance Writers: Inbound vs. Outbound

By ashleygainer | July 1, 2019

Today we’re gonna talk about marketing for freelance writers, which is one of my favorite things to talk about. Yay marketing strategies! On a recent episode of my podcast, Copy Chatter (the podcast where we talk about all the things for your freelance writing business!),we talked about this very thing.  There are basically two main […]

How to get work done with kids underfoot

How to Work at Home With Kids Underfoot: A Megapost

By ashleygainer | June 1, 2019

One of the biggest time management questions I get asked is how I get stuff done when I work at home with kids. This is something that I’ve spent a lot of time troubleshooting, because I have three kids at home and at the time of this blog post they are literally at home–right now […]

the single most important advice I give to new freelance writers

The Single Most Important Piece of Advice I Give to New Freelance Writers

By ashleygainer | May 16, 2019

I wanted to share with you the single most important piece of advice I give to new freelance writers. It’s important not only for new freelancers, but for anyone who is trying to start something new–a new direction for your business, or a new service you want to add or whatever. Ready for it? Ok, […]

what a disney princess teaches us about freelancing

what my favorite Disney princess teaches us about freelancing and imposter syndrome

By ashleygainer | April 16, 2019

Aside from the culturally obligatory obsession with Ariel among girls my age, I was never much of a Disney girl…until somewhat recently. Barring that one time in college when I was dragged to the 50-cent theater to see Finding Nemo with my marine science buddy, I basically didn’t watch any Disney movies for about 20 […]

Sarah Greeley

Thank you, Ashley! By following your advice I just got my first paying gig.

Without a website or any social media presence! I used the clips I created in Clips Camp and I just decided to go for it. I would not have taken these steps to launch my freelance business without your guidance. You are so real and honest about your journey; you made freelance writing seem possible. And now it is possible for me. I have never felt more confident in myself and my abilities!

Erin Cryder

Your classes, Facebook group, Instagram, and just general approachability have really driven me to want to succeed at this.

It feels like someone is in my corner all the time. Thanks for your mentoring- keep up the great work!!

Amanda Linsky

I finally found a freelance writer/course creator I could personally relate to

I've been looking into freelance writing for over a year now. There's a lot of information out there and a lot of people who claim to be able to teach the "best" way to go about being a writer…. I prefer your down-to-earth style of teaching.

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