Category: Alisia Compton

Alisia Compton, Analytics, Consulting, Freelance Writing Advice, Strategy, Writing Tips

Get A Job Writing For A Popular Website

Small websites aren’t where it’s at. They can’t afford you, so make them do their own blogging. The time you spend writing should be comparable to an hourly job, and you set your per hour rate. I like to work part time for a minimum of $16 an hour. I don’t put a cap on …

Alisia Compton, Analytics, Blog, Consulting, Freelance Writing Advice, Strategy, Writing Tips

5 Reasons You Shouldn’t Write For Small Businesses

I’ve taken on a lot small business clients over the years. Stay away from this type of work; or, if you must do it, make sure you’re still hunting better opportunities. I’ll tell you a story I lived over and over again with ecommerce clients in five points, which proves you shouldn’t write for them. …

Alisia Compton, Analytics, Consulting, Freelance Writing Advice, Strategy, Writing Tips

Get A Job Writing For A Marketing Company

Everyone has to start somewhere, so if you’re writing for content companies you’re not doing yourself a disservice. I’ve made thousands of dollars writing for content companies. ContentWriters.com once paid me more than $400 to write a single blog post. They didn’t even publish it. Had they published it, they would have paid me an …

Alisia Compton, Consulting, Freelance Writing Advice, Strategy, Writing Tips

The Jobs That Actually Pay Writers A Livable Income

I learned a lot this year, and I want to share it with you would-be writers. If you’re dreaming of working at home, maybe you have kids like I do, this is probably among the best opportunities out there. You only need a desire to write stuff – if you’re someone who enjoys it, and …

Alisia Compton, Books, Politics

Self-Love is Self-Preservation so Be Your Authentic Self

One of the best things we can do for ourselves is to be true to who we are. Before we can do that, however, we have to find out who that is. This process often takes a season, a stretch of time, to become familiar. There is no set time frame for this powerful phenomenon, …

Alisia Compton, Books, Giveaways, Reading

An Excerpt from my New Book “Blood on the Vine”

The following excerpt is taken from an all-audiences portion of my book. If you’d like a peek at the steamier scenes, head over to Racy Reads Blog: “Blood on the Vine” Sample for an R-rated excerpt. The excerpt is below, but here’s a brief synopsis so you can get a feel for this story: Miranda …

Alisia Compton, Blog, Health, Planned Parenthood, Products

Here’s What I’ve Learned as a REAL Ambassador for Planned Parenthood

It’s hard to believe it’s been nearly a year since the infamous anti-abortion organization The Center for Medical Progress (CMP) released their so-called secret recordings, which have since been debunked and proven to be fraudulent and altered. Each of the video’s creators have been indicted for their actions, but continue to be martyrs for the …

Alisia Compton, Health & Beauty, R&R, Travel

Taking the Time to Experience Life

Daily tasks can seem boring and dull over time. Fun jobs and work projects may be quite thrilling, but the daily grind of activities can be difficult to overcome. Therefore, it is good for people to have a break and experience life. There are some helpful tips to consider when looking at spicing life up. …

Alisia Compton, Strategy

How I’m Improving on Last Year’s New Year’s Resolutions

This year I’m not doing the standard These are my New Year’s Resolutions post. Instead, I’d like to reflect on my resolutions from 2015 and see if I can’t improve upon them in the New Year. The fact is, I’m not finished with my 2015 resolutions. In 2015, I had a lot of ups and …