This course will help aspiring freelancers learn how to get paid a reasonable wage for their work. We will go over how to choose your 'niche' or areas of expertise; how to identify outlets that are looking for writers within your sphere and how to make contact with editors that are looking for work. Most importantly, we'll discuss how to get a 'fair' wage for your work as a writer. AVOID the penny per word content trap!! By the end of the course, you will leave with several pitches and ideas on where to send them. Ideally, you will leave with your first published piece in hand! Lecture (plus questions). Writing.