When it comes to freelance writing, how you get paid can be as important as how much you get paid.
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Vancouver-area freelancers, come out and celebrate the start of summer at a casual social evening on Tuesday, June 26 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Central City Brewpub (871 Beatty… Continue Reading Vancouver freelancer social night
“In Canadian journalism, there is so much that isn’t written.”
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Join us at the Ryerson School of Journalism on Tuesday, April 17 as leading editors and freelancers share their candid insights on what it takes to succeed as a freelance… Continue Reading Getting Started: Conversations About How to Freelance
HuffPost Canada’s blogging platform is staying open, even though HuffPost US has ended its self publishing contributors platform.
“As each country edition of HuffPost operates autonomously, our blogging platform in… Continue Reading HuffPost Canada keeps unpaid bloggers after U.S. counterpart moves to paid opinion sections
From ‘binders’ to meetups, writers are reaching out to each other.
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Don’t fall into the trap of working for exposure instead of money, say experts.
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By Errol Salamon, Work and Labour Editor
Before the Internet and World Wide Web became fully commercialized in the mid-1990s, freelance writers and photographers began using computer networks as organizing… Continue Reading Freelancers helped invent digital communications tools to build online networks