The Ethical Guide to Finally Earning Money from Your Blog (Without Selling Out)

It’s like clockwork. Every time I’m introduced as a “blogger”, one of the first questions that slips out of the mouths of my new acquaintances goes something like this: “Oh really? That’s so cool! I’ve always loved to write. How do blogs make money, anyway?” And I get it. When the term “professional blogger” comes up, you tend to picture a sloppy millennial lounging in pajamas until noon in their parents basement complaining about their … Read More

The #1 Little-Known Framework for Landing Clients (Even If You Don’t Have a Website)

How to get clients

Want to hear something embarrassing? When I first pitched this guest post for Unsettle, I had exactly one article on my site. Not a couple. Not a few. One. Laugh if you want, but there was a very good reason behind my teensy little blog. Ever since I discovered how to get clients by creating high-value, eyeball-snatching, “client-getting” Facebook posts, I’ve been slammed with networking, calls with prospects, and landing paid freelance work that makes me … Read More

The Anatomy of the PERFECT Article Intro (And How to Reverse Engineer It)

Imagine this. Browsing through Amazon, a book catches your eye. The title of the book is compelling, the topic promises to help solve a problem that you’ve been experiencing for awhile, and the price is right. So you order it, download it to your Kindle app and open it up. But as you begin to read, you find your mind wandering. Instead of devouring every word on the pages in front of you, you’re thinking … Read More