How to make money as a freelance writer

Are you thinking about becoming a freelance writer, but worried that you won’t be able to make a living? Quitting your job tomorrow probably isn’t the best idea, but if you have excellent writing skills, a strong work ethic, and a computer, over time, you should be able to earn a decent living as a freelance writer. Tips for becoming a successful freelance writer: Write a lot. Start here. Before you look for job websites. Whether you volunteer to take on writing responsibilities at work, start your own blog, or just keep a dream journal, writing takes practice. The more…

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5 ways to become a better essay writer

Writing a compelling academic essay can be a complex process. Learning how to become a better essay writer relies upon a comprehensive understanding of the criteria used in the grading process. Here are 5 tips and techniques that will help you refine your writing process and deliver more polished, engaging and convincing essays. Spend time developing your thesis The primary objective of writing any essay is to demonstrate that you have developed a clear thesis through critical engagement with your subject matter. Your thesis is the heart of your essay; the point you are attempting to prove or the statement…

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Essay writing tips for students by a student

Writing an essay or even something much bigger like your dissertation can take some time to get into, especially if you become easily distracted. So, here are some tips to help you combat the essay blues and to help you concentrate.   Get out of those pyjamas The first thing many students do is climb out of bed in the middle of the afternoon and not even change into proper clothes. By having a shower this will wake you up and prepare you for the day ahead, getting you into the right mindset. Change into some clean clothes and sit…

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Why all students should blog

I have been blogging since July 2014 as a way to keep my self busy during my long summer holiday. I didn’t have a job and needed something to take up my time. I had been reading beauty blogs for years, and whilst I knew that a beauty blog wasn’t for me, I did some research and realised that there were so many blogs out there documenting student experience, and that I could do that too. So, on one rainy afternoon, Another Student Blog was born. After doing this for over a year, I strongly believe that all students should take…

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Why students should blog

Blogging is an extremely popular platform for not only writers but anyone with any interest. Not only does it help improve your writing and proof reading skills which of course is very handy and useful whilst being a student, but it can also be very personal and fun. With a blog you are able to write about anything you wish to, and can share it to who ever you choose, whether it be a lot of people, just friends or even kept to yourself. It could be that you’re into sport? Or maybe beauty and lifestyle? Maybe you just fancy…

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