Habits of Successful Freelance Writers and Editors

We posted a brief survey on Ways to Make Money as a Writer (if you haven’t taken it, it’s not too late). We haven’t finished gathering responses, but I thought I’d share preliminary results of one question in chart format.

The question: How important have these things been to your success as a writer? Those who answered the question could pick from a list of many potentially useful writing and marketing activities. As you look at the chart, evaluate whether you’re doing the highest ranking things. What has been most important to your success as a writer?

Activities of the successful writer.