Daryn Collier is here today to share how 30 Days or Less to Freelance Writing Success helped him refine his writing focus and renew his motivation to grow his online business.
Thanks for stopping by and sharing your student success story Daryn!
What made you want to give freelancing writing a shot?
It’s funny, I never really liked writing – actually, that’s not entirely true. It’s more that I never practiced writing and felt that I wasn’t very good at it. So I thought I disliked it, I guess.
“But in the back of my mind I always knew writing was something I wanted to be better at.”
I’ve been working with small businesses for around five years now, primarily helping them develop an online presence. Most of the time that includes setting up and building out a WordPress site, local SEO, managing AdWords or Facebook advertising and maintaining their website.
Over time, I’ve essentially become a jack-of-all-trades, and yet, master of none. I was, and still am, all over the map when it comes to the services I offer.
It is seriously ridiculous.
I’m building WordPress sites, managing Google Apps accounts, creating AdWords campaigns, and setting up Infusionsoft. The list keeps getting longer and longer.
Over the last year I have really started to feel like my business had three problems: