216: Exploring 8 Different Ways Pitching Can Be Done

Episode 216: Exploring 8 Different Ways Pitching Can be Done


Welcome to The Savvy Scribe Podcast! Today’s episode is all about the different ways you can pitch yourself as a freelance writer. We’ll be diving into various methods and strategies to help you stand out in the competitive world of freelance writing.
Whether you’re just starting out or looking to take your career to the next level, this episode has something for you. So sit back, grab a pen and paper, and let’s get started!

8 Various Methods of Pitching as a Freelance Writer

  • Cold emailing or calling potential clients directly with a personalized pitch, along with links to your portfolio and writing samples.
  • Social Media: Leverage your existing network by posting about your services and availability on social media channels like Twitter, LinkedIn, and Facebook.
  • Community Events: Attend networking events, conferences, and workshops in your local area to make connections with potential clients.
  • Cold Pitching: Use online directories and job boards to search for and contact potential clients you’d like to work with.
  • Content Syndication: Submit pitches to larger sites with large audiences, such as Medium, Huffington Post, etc.
  • Blogging: Create a blog to showcase your writing and pitch services to potential clients.
  • Guest Posting: Find blogs and other websites that accept guest posts and offer your services.
  • Freelance Marketplaces: Sign up for freelance marketplaces such as Upwork and Fiverr to connect with potential clients.
If you want some ideas on exactly how to do these things, go ahead and join us inside the Plan, Produce, Profit course.
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