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Best Freelance Books You Should Enjoy

Looking for the best Freelance books? Browse our list to find excellent book recommendations on the subject.

The Freelance Manifesto: A Field Guide for the Modern Motion Designer (2017)

 Best Freelance Books You Should EnjoyDesigning beautiful boards and making smooth animation come naturally to us Motion Designers. It's what we're good at. However, designing the career we want, with the freedom, flexibility, and pay we crave, that's more difficult.
Author(s): Joey Korenman

The Essential Guide to Freelance Writing: How to Write, Work, and Thrive on Your Own Terms (2015)

 Best Freelance Books You Should EnjoyPrime Your Freelance Writing Career for Success!So you want to be a freelance writer. Great! But now you're faced with a laundry list of questions: Should I freelance full time or part time? Should I write for magazines, newspapers, or online markets? How do I dream up the perfect article idea, and how do I pitch it successfully?
Author(s): Zachary Petit

Freelance to Freedom: The Roadmap for Creating a Side Business to Achieve Financial, Time and Life Freedom (2018)

 Best Freelance Books You Should EnjoyVincent and his wife were stuck in dead end newspaper photography jobs, in debt, stressed, with a baby on the way while making $15 an hour. After winning the highest award in his field, Vincent was offered a 3 percent raise. He knew at that moment he needed a monumental change. One month away from their baby being born, Vincent and Elizabeth started a side photography business out of desperation.
Author(s): Vincent Pugliese

The Freelancer’s Bible: Everything You Need to Know to Have the Career of Your Dreams―On Your Terms (2012)

 Best Freelance Books You Should EnjoyAmazingly, one-third of the American workforce is freelance―that’s 42 million people who have to wrestle with not just doing the work, but finding the work, then getting paid for the work, plus health care, taxes, setting up an office, marketing, and so on.
Author(s): Sara Horowitz, Sciarra Poynter, Toni

The Freelance Content Marketing Writer: Find your perfect clients, Make tons of money and Build a business you love (2018)

 Best Freelance Books You Should EnjoyLearn how to find high paying clients and join the ranks of high earning freelance content marketing writers. Earn six figures as a freelance content marketing writer with this comprehensive how-to guide.This book reveals their secrets. Inside is everything you need to know to start or grow a freelance content marketing business. Jennifer shares her proven ideas, step-by-step processes and templates for writers of all career stages.
Author(s): Goforth Gregory, Jennifer

Make Start Your Freelance Writing Business and Earn Your First $1,000 (2018)

 Best Freelance Books You Should EnjoyDo you want to turn your writing hobby into a lucrative part or full-time career? What if you had the freedom to choose when and where you work?Maybe you've considered becoming a freelance writer for the web, but weren't sure how to you get started. Don't worry, you're not alone.Heck, you might have already read a book or two on this exact topic – there are a few out there.
Author(s): Sally Miller, Gina Horkey

My So-Called Freelance Life (2008)

 Best Freelance Books You Should EnjoyTired of clocking in and losing out? Want to pursue creative, fulfilling work on your own time and also make a living in the process? My So-Called Freelance Life is a how-to guidebook for women who want to avoid the daily grind and turn their freelance dreams into reality.
Author(s): Michelle Goodman

Start Your Own Freelance Writing Business: The Complete Guide to Starting and Scaling from Scratch (Startup) (2019)

 Best Freelance Books You Should EnjoyBreaking into freelance writing has gotten much easier for word-savvy entrepreneurs like you.
Author(s): The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc., Pennington Briggs, Laura

Secrets of a Freelance Writer: How to Make $100,000 a Year or More (2006)

 Best Freelance Books You Should EnjoySecrets of a Freelance Writer has long been the authoritative guide to making big money as a commercial freelance writer.
Author(s): Robert W. Bly

The Software Engineer’s Guide to Freelance Consulting: The new book that encompasses finding and maintaining clients as a software developer, tax and legal tips, and everything in between. (2016)

 Best Freelance Books You Should EnjoyThe Software Engineer’s Guide to Freelance Consulting will help teach you to be an effective freelance software consultant, which will enable you make more money, dedicate more time to hobbies, spend more time with your loved-ones and even discover new businesses.Table of Contents: Chapter 1: Finding ClientsWe will literally map out the client acquisition skills that are paramount for you to develop and thrive in the business of software consulting.
Author(s): Zack Burt , Jay El-Kaake , et al.

The Club Ed Guide to Starting and Running a Profitable Freelance Editing Business (2019)

 Best Freelance Books You Should EnjoyPaperback: 255 pages Publisher: Lawler & Daughter Publishing (February 19, 2019) Language: English ISBN-10: 1940480159 ISBN-13: 978-1940480152 Product Dimensions: 5.5 x 0.6 x 8.5 inches Shipping Weight: 13.9 ounces (View shipping rates and policies) Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars 7 customer reviews Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #1,320,435 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #1906 in Home Based Small Businesses #153…
Author(s): Jennifer Lawler

The Little Book of Freelance Writing: Writing ideas, opportunities, inspiration and success stories (2016)

 Best Freelance Books You Should Enjoy– Looking for writing inspiration?- Want to write the perfect pitch?- Keen to learn from other writers?Then this book is for you! It’s full of little gems of information and inspiring stories, to guide you on your writing journey.
Author(s): Susie Kearley

How to Succeed as a Freelance Translator, Third Edition (2016)

 Best Freelance Books You Should EnjoyThe original how-to guide for people who want to launch and run a successful freelance translation business, fully revised and updated! With over 10,000 copies in print, How to Succeed as a Freelance Translator has become a go-to reference for beginning and experienced translators alike.
Author(s): Corinne Mckay

Ariel Samson: Freelance Rabbi (2018)

 Best Freelance Books You Should EnjoyAriel Samson is just your run of the mill anomaly: a 20-something black Orthodox Jewish rabbi looking for love, figuring out life, and floating between at least two worlds.Luckily, it gets worse.Finding himself the spiritual leader of a dying synagogue, and accidentally falling into viral internet fame, Ariel is suddenly catapulted into a series of increasingly ridiculous conflicts with belligerent college students, estranged families, corrupt politicians, hippophilic coworkers, vindictive clerg…
Author(s): MaNishtana

The Fluff-Free Freelance Writing Master Course: The only course that gives you concrete, actionable information to building a successful freelance business without any fluff. (2017)

 Best Freelance Books You Should EnjoyI started my freelancing writing business back when online magazines and news sites were in their infancy. Since then, I have built a business that brings in $100 to $200 an hour while I work from home.That’s the dream, right?You can create your own successful freelance writing business, too.If you can write clear, interesting articles then you have what you need to become a successful freelance writer.
Author(s): Alina Bradford, Cindy Moon

Best Freelance Books You Should Enjoy

We highly recommend you to buy all paper or e-books in a legal way, for example, on Amazon. But sometimes it might be a need to dig deeper beyond the shiny book cover. Before making a purchase, you can visit resources like Library Genesis and download some freelance books mentioned below at your own risk. Once again, we do not host any illegal or copyrighted files, but simply give our visitors a choice and hope they will make a wise decision.

Using CAT Tools in Freelance Translation: Insights from a Case Study

Author(s): Paulina Pietrzak and Michał Kornacki
ID: 2952638, Publisher: Routledge, Year: 2021, Size: 4 Mb, Format: pdf

The Freelance Photographer’s Guide To Success: Business Essentials

Author(s): Todd Bigelow
ID: 3006693, Publisher: Routledge, Year: 2021, Size: 12 Mb, Format: pdf

$1,000,000 Web Designer Guide: A Practical Guide for Wealth and Freedom as an Online Freelancer

Author(s): Rob Anthony O'Rourke
ID: 3014553, Publisher: Fox Web School, Year: 2021, Size: 1 Mb, Format: epub

Please note that this booklist is not errorless. Some books are absolutely record-breakers according to The New York Times, others are composed by unknown authors. On top of that, you can always find additional tutorials and courses on Coursera, Udemy or edX, for example. Are there any other relevant resources you could recommend? Leave a comment if you have any feedback on the list.

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