Archives for Hayley Michaels


Hayley is a freelance web writer who specializes in health, beauty and psychology. She is living and working in South Africa.

Reality Blog: Use This Four-Step Process to Overcome Inexperience

By Hayley Michaels | September 23, 2016

When you’re starting out, feelings of inexperience can make you afraid to move forward. Find out how to overcome inexperience and get started as a writer. Hayley Michaels interviews Heather Robson, Christina Gillick, and Marianne Foscarini.

Reality Blog: What Happens When Perfectionists Write?

By Hayley Michaels | September 9, 2016

As a perfectionist, you have a lot going for you. But your perfectionism can also get in the way of your writing. Here’s why, and what you can do about it.

Reality Blog: Web Design Basics for Web Writers

By Hayley Michaels | August 26, 2016

As a web writer, understanding some web design basics will make sure you get the best possible website for your business. And you can help your clients, too.

Reality Blog: How to Make a Great (and Lasting) First Impression with Web Design

By Hayley Michaels | August 12, 2016

Your website is the first impression of your business for many potential clients. Use these design tips to make sure your first impression is a good one.

Reality Blog: Eight Ways to Make Working for Yourself Easier

By Hayley Michaels | July 22, 2016

Working for yourself is great, but it can also be difficult. In this Reality Blog, learn some of the usual caveats and what you can do to overcome them.

Reality Blog: Start Here Pages — Do You Need Them?

By Hayley Michaels | July 8, 2016

For a website with lots of different information or options, crafting a Start Here Page can help your visitors. Learn what goes into a good Start Here Page.

Reality Blog: Why You Need to Write for Pleasure

By Hayley Michaels | June 24, 2016

As a professional writer, you’re in this to earn a living doing something you love. You need to write for pleasure, too, so you continue to love what you do.

Reality Blog: Four Steps to Developing a Powerful Personal Brand

By Hayley Michaels | June 10, 2016

Your personal brand helps to clarify the value you deliver and the message you want to send. Use this four step process to develop your personal brand. It will make it easier for you to connect with the kind of client you want to work with.

Scroll to Top