How Much Should You Pay For a 500 Word Article?

I’m curious. How much would you pay me to write a 500 word article for you?

Ok. I don’t do freelance work at the moment. But, if I did, how would you go about it?One way to scale your internet business is to outsource writing tasks to Virtual Assistants and Freelancers. The upfront cost (payment) is offset by the extra sales you’ll make (returns) on the time you save.

How PayPal Business Accounts Increase Sales & Reduce Costs

PayPal offers Personal and Business accounts. Both are free but one offers better rates, better tools and lower fees. Want to know more?

STC Increase Fees: Is the STC still value for money?

Sarah O’Keefe (Scriptorium) discusses STC’s new dues structure: Dues are going up; Printed publications are no longer included in basic dues; No chapter or SIG membership are included in the basic dues. She adds that while reaction is largely negative, she finds value from her STC membership and gives some examples and reasons to join/stay […]

STC Adopts New Pay-As-You-Go Pricing Structure

Cindy Curry, the STC President, explains how the new STC pricing structure works. STC spends, on average, just under $250 to provide services to a member, yet dues rates have been well below that amount. She adds that “for several years the revenue generated by the annual conference and our earnings from invested reserves have […]

Should I Join the STC? Is it Worth the Money?

Ben Minson makes some interesting points about the role of the STC (Society for Technical Communication) and the value it offers to its members. As an ‘outsider’ looking in, I have to confess to finding the STC a rather odd organization. A longer post is probably in order to discuss this.

Should you use PayPal from inside Yahoo Mail?

You can now use Paypal directly from inside Yahoo. Why bother you might ask? Well, before we get into that, let’s see how it works. Or does it work?

EBay to Fast Track 150,000 Top-Rated Sellers, 20% discount on fees

Scott Morrison reports in the WSJ.com that EBay unveiled a series of changes to its core marketplaces business, which should help large vendors sell new goods in greater volumes.

How much do freelance writers charge for writing posts?

How much do freelance writers charge for writing posts? Now that our little site is doing well, freelance writers are approaching us and offering their services. I thought I’d offer this to give you all an idea of the rates per post and per article we’re being quoted. By the way, the writer you sent this was very professional, had a great portfolio and recommendations from satisfied clients.