Make a Living WritingI am a highly experienced blogger, adept at both the style and content requirements of this form from the 700+ posts I’ve written for my own award-winning blog, Make a Living Writing.

Blog formats I’m familiar with include WordPress, Blogger and Moveable Type. I’ve also worked on several custom blog platforms, for customers including Lending Tree, American Express, and Dun & Bradstreet.

ForbesMy blog channel, The Franchise Files, drew nearly 3 million visitors in 3 years, with 177 posts.

A selection of my most popular Forbes posts:


Ghislaine Maze“Carol is a skilled writer who asks the right questions and interprets an assignment in order to deliver top-notch articles. We brought her on to write a series of blog posts on business finance topics, and she did a lovely job of combining expertise with a personal voice. She is a pleasure to work with and is professional, personable, and very responsive to feedback and direction.” —Ghislaine Maze (Dun & Bradstreet)

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Entrepreneur MagazineI was the anchor blogger for Entrepreneur magazine’s Daily Dose blog for more than three years, posting three times a week or more. Here’s one of my more popular posts, about the Occupy movement, which received more than 2,000 retweets. This one, on business-blog topic ideas, also got 2,000 retweets. For about a year, I also wrote a Reality Check column, on business-related reality TV shows such as Shark Tank.

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