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Serenity Now

Serenity Now

| February 15, 2011 | 10 Comments

I had to interrupt my 4-year online writing recap to inject this minor vent and wake up call. For those of you who watched the TV show Seinfield, you know what I’m talking bout when I say “Serenity Now.”  For those of you who are not familiar with the show, here’s a clip of what […]

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Online Writing: My Sophomore Year

Online Writing: My Sophomore Year

| February 14, 2011 | 10 Comments

It was the beginning of my second year of online writing when I created the No Job for Mom blog.  I actually started it for two reasons: I learned so much in my first year, I wanted to put all of the things I learned in one place so that I could find it later. […]

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Freelance Writing: Year One

Freelance Writing: Year One

| February 11, 2011 | 22 Comments

Pop a couple of No-Doze or take a shot of wheat grass…this one is a long one.  As mentioned in my last post, I’ll attempt to summarize my 4 years of online writing in one post per year.  Here’s the post covering the first year. Online Writing: Year One One thing I noticed about my […]

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My Unofficial Online Writing Degree

My Unofficial Online Writing Degree

| February 9, 2011 | 11 Comments

February 9th marks my 4-year anniversary of the beginning of my online writing career.  It’s almost like completing 4 years of college.  In usual Felicia mode, I have to look back and reflect.  You know, there’s something about aging that makes a person more reflective. Fortunately, I’ve kept an electronic journal.  My journal started the […]

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Demand Media Studios: Segmentation Changes (aka Beta Tests)

Demand Media Studios: Segmentation Changes (aka Beta Tests)

| February 7, 2011 | 7 Comments

Demand Media Studios is making a few changes. I’m not quite sure how things will pan out but until the segmentation changes are fully explained, DMS writers are feeling a bit uneasy. My buddy Ken over at The Freelancer Today is right on top of things.  He’s putting together a list of writing venues that […]

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100% Residual: What’s Stopping Me?

100% Residual: What’s Stopping Me?

| February 7, 2011 | 31 Comments

I had a long talk with myself last night. I had to ask myself the tough question that I’ve been skirting.  The question is: What’s stopping me from going 100% residual with my online writing? The answer is the same answer that stopped me from doing anything else in my life, FEAR. What am I […]

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Oh My, They Have Voices…

Oh My, They Have Voices…

| February 4, 2011 | 2 Comments

Check out The Freelancer Today to listen to Ken Crawford interview me on his Blog Talk Radio program.

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To Backlink or Not to Backlink

To Backlink or Not to Backlink

| February 4, 2011 | 15 Comments

In reviewing my stats the other day, the question of backlinking came to mind. You see, back in mid September, 2010 I registered 5 new domain names.  It took me from September, 2010 to December, 2010 to finally set up the WordPress template and add content to the blogs.  I didn’t add much content to […]

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Roses, Writing and Epiphany

Roses, Writing and Epiphany

| January 31, 2011 | 28 Comments

Something happened to me over the past year while I was busy sitting on the couch with the laptop attached to the end of my fingers.  I didn’t notice it so much until I decided to get out to smell the roses. You see, while I was busy writing, someone came by and attached 7 […]

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Help from the NJFM Community

Help from the NJFM Community

| January 26, 2011 | 16 Comments

Sometimes I get emails for help that I feel would be handled better if I share it with the NJFM community.  I like helping folks, but my experience and knowledge is limited.  Another of my favorite sayings is, “You don’t have to know the answers; you just have to know were to go to get […]

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