A LinkedIn scam goes after freelance writing businesses

The LinkedIn Scam Freelancers Should Know About

LinkedIn has a reputation as a safe space to network, build your work profile, find clients, and establish your writing presence. It’s a different format of social media. But it isn’t exempt from the predators you find elsewhere on the internet. And if you’re a freelance writer, this LinkedIn scam may come for YOU. … Read on…The LinkedIn Scam Freelancers Should Know About

Upwork and other freelance marketplaces exploit writers

The Dangers of Freelance Marketplaces (like Upwork) No One Talks About

You want to embark on a freelance writing career. (insert cheers here) Various social media feeds point you in the direction of Upwork or other freelance marketplaces as the best place to start. They sound perfect. And since I cut my teeth at Upwork, I should champion your path. But I don’t. Marketplaces prey on writers. And you need to know what you’re getting yourself into. … Read on…The Dangers of Freelance Marketplaces (like Upwork) No One Talks About