About Sharon Hurley Hall

Self-confessed word nerd and polymath Sharon Hurley Hall has the perfect job - as a professional writer and blogger. And when she can indulge her geeky side and write about new web tools, it's a little slice of heaven.

Sharon has also worked as a journalist, a college professor (teaching journalism, of course), an editor and a ghostwriter in a career spanning 25 years. Currently, you can find Sharon's work on publications as diverse as Crazy Egg, Unbounce, Basic Blog Tips, Ragan PR, The Content Standard and IBM Midsize Insider.

She's often spotted hanging around on Twitter, LinkedIn, Google+ and Facebook. Sharon enjoys helping other writers achieve success through her writer mentoring blog, Get Paid to Write Online, which has been running for about eight years. She is currently working on a course to help new freelancers make their first income from writing.

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