How Do Clients Properly Vet Content Writers?

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Be on the Lookout for Repeat Business

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Collect Sample Writing, and Front the Bill

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You Get What You Pay For

I Want to Interview a Freelance Writer. What Are the Tell-All Questions?

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1. What Is Your Minimum Daily/Weekly Word Count?

2. What Do You Use for Research?

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  • Libraries
  • Research articles
  • Personal connections
  • News journals
  • Books
  • Documentaries

3. Can You Take Criticism?

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4. Do You Have Any Advice for the Success of This Project?

  • Lessen the word count.
  • Do some keyword research.
  • Your formatting is off.
  • Quit overcomplicating the project.
  • This outline is too big for such a small word count.

5. Are You Proud of Possessing Any Soft Skills?

  • Empathy
  • Quick learning
  • Time-management
  • Creative thinking
  • Perception
  • Taking pride in a job well done
  • Independence
  • Avid reading/learning
  • Diversity
  • Genuine interest

Congratulations on Hiring a Skilled Freelance Content Writer!

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