Samar Owais

Samar is a freelance writer, blogger and social media enthusiast. She offers rock-solid tips for freelance writing success on her blog The Writing Base or SamarOwais.com and can be found on Twitter talking about writing, freelancing, productivity (or lack thereof) and travelling at odd hours of the day.

Latest posts

Awesome Gifts For The Geek Fashionistas

With the holiday season and Christmas coming up, we thought it would be cool to celebrate the geek…

7 Signs It's Time to Fire Your Clients

Freelancers live and die by the unofficial ‘Client is king’ rule. 99% of the time, it’s a good…

How to Stay Creative While Working From Home

Working from home is a dream come true for a lot of us. We get to choose our…

Tips to Write Fast and Professionally

So what do you do when you’re pressed for time, swamped underworks and you still need to get…

Freelancing is Similar to Corporate Job, Here's why.

When you ask a freelancer why he or she started freelancing, you’ll get answers like ‘I wanted to…

Popular Freelancing Advice to Ignore

No matter what your freelance niche is, there’s tons of advice out there that’s considered gospel. Just as…

8 Must-have Contract Clauses for Freelancers

Do you have a contract when you begin a freelance project? If not, then you should. Working without…

Brainstorming Tips and Techniques for Freelancers

Brainstorming is the secret weapon of every freelancer and entrepreneur. It helps us recall everything we know about…

10 Job Roles Freelancers Take Up (And How To Manage Them)

Freelancers aren’t just creative individuals who work on whatever vocation they’ve decided to focus on. They’re not just…

7 Ways to Keep Your Online Audience Reading

Here’s the thing: Everyone can write but not everyone is a writer. No matter what kind of freelancer/solo-preneur…

5 Popular Writing Advice You Should Ignore

Whether writing is your business or you need to write for your business, the bottom line is the…

4 Popular Social Networking Advice You Should Ignore

Freelancers swear by social networking. They’ll be the first to tell you how their freelance business has benefitted…