Chapter Nine: Perfecting a Pitch to Land Clients

So far, we’ve covered what freelance writing is, some insights into the industry, building a portfolio, honing your craft, how to navigate job sites, tools of the trade, and where to find clients.

Now, it’s time to learn how to craft a pitch. But not just any pitch!

Putting together the perfect pitch is what will land you new clients. A stellar, well-written proposal is the way to get noticed in a crowded marketplace.

In this chapter, I’ll break down the art of pitching, including how to create a compelling pitch, examples of effective pitches, pitching etiquette, and what to do after you’ve successfully landed the job.

Once you master these elements, you’ll be well on your way to securing more work and building lasting relationships with your clients.

Topics Covered

  • Pitching etiquette
  • Creating the perfect pitch
  • Examples of great pitches
  • What to do after you land the job