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In light of the recent protests in Thailand, Ukraine and Venezuela, it’s more important than ever to revisit how freelance journalists can protect themselves.
A growing number of new communities and platforms want to help freelancers thrive in the media marketplace.
Assignmint streamlines freelancers' work from pitch to payment.
If you want to make a living as a freelance journalist, you can't simply research an article, write it and move on.
Reporters have a new source of support in the Frontline Freelance Register.
A new platform lets freelancers sell written content, photos and video directly to newsrooms and pick up assignments via a mobile app.
Freelancing comes with benefits such as autonomy and flexibility, but the fluid nature of the work can be challenging for many journalists.
Kabir Chibber, creator of the online platform where freelancers pitch and editors choose stories, offers advice for crafting the perfect pitch.
Is a byline sometimes more valuable than a check? Here are points journalists should keep in mind when considering an unpaid assignment.
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