Suite101 Writing Tips


Should You Get Paid Per Post or Per Click? Tips for Web Writers 30

Is it better for online writers to get paid per blog post, or earn money per click? Here are the pros and cons, plus the reasons I stopped writing for Suite101 – an online e-zine that’s been nosediving for over a year… First, a question from a reader: “Could you elaborate on why you are no longer so enchanted with […]


Is Writing for Suite101 Worthwhile? It Depends… 14

The only way to know if writing for Suite101 is worthwhile is to give it a short. And, learn web writing tips from experienced Suite writers. A new Suite writer asks, “How long did it take you to write 539 articles for Suite101, how important is Suite to you blogging life, what tips would I give new Suite writers, and what […]


Writing Product Reviews – A New Slant for Freelance Writers 1

Writing product reviews isn’t my bag ‘o books, but I recently discovered a new slant for freelance writers who do review gizmos and gadgets! A fellow Suite101 writer borrows products to review…when she returns them to the company, they lend them out to other freelance writers. This is news to me — I didn’t know products were loaned to writers for review purposes! Fascinating. It certainly […]


5 Tips for Sitting on a Blogging Panel at a Writer’s Conference 3

Participating in a blogging or writing panel is my favorite way to attend conferences for writers! If you’ve been invited to sit on a writing or blogging panel, these five tips will help you prepare and improve your experience. And here’s a bonus for the non-panelists in the crowd: the top three takaways from the last blogging panel I was on (the “Writing […]


Making Your Blog Posts Popular – 5 Web Writing Tips 15

These tips for marketing your blog posts are from experienced Suite 101 writer, Mark Solomon. He uses over 70 marketing techniques to make his blog posts more popular – and here he shares five big ones! Before the tips, a quip: “Next to doing the right thing, the most important thing is to let people know you are doing the […]


How to Diversify Your Online Writing and Earn More Money 7

Don’t be a starving writer! Learn how to diversify your online writing and earn more money. These tips are perfect for online writers, bloggers, web copywriters – they’re from writer Helen Smeaton. But before her tips, a quip from the late great Henry James: “With the proceeds of my last novel, I purchased a small handbarrow, on which my guests’ luggage […]