There’s more to being a freelance blogger than just writing helpful content.
As a freelancer you’re running your very own business of one, which means that everything from marketing and branding to sales and accounting is on your shoulders.
(And if you haven’t made the leap yet from side hustle to full-time freelancer, you’re probably juggling all of the above and a full-time job.)
But if you’re not careful, all of the administrative and marketing tasks that go into running a business can encroach on your client writing time, and when they do, you’re left scrambling to get back on schedule.
You need a way to get more done in a day without compromising on priorities or the quality of your work.
That’s where automation comes in. The key to getting more done as a freelance blogger is realizing that you shouldn’t do everything yourself. Automating repeatable tasks gives you more time to focus on creating content and finding new blogging clients.
If you’ve never used automation before or aren’t sure where to start, here are 6 tasks that every freelance blogger should automate.