On the Writing Tips page, we have many resources if you are looking for freelance work. Here are those resources and many more:
Jobs Pro Blogger - Freelance blogging and writing opportunities.
Duotrope - Thousands of markets for fiction, poetry, and more.
Blogging Pro - Copywriting and freelance jobs.
The Market List - Markets for genre writers.
Media Bistro - Freelancers, book writers, copywriters, and more.
Write1Sub1 - A good selection of lists and resources, plus more!
Sarah Allen - List of paying gigs, submissions, and contests for writers.
Be a Freelance Blogger - Downloadable list of sites that pay $50 or more for blog posts.
Journalism Jobs - Job listings for media, radio, magazines, and more.
Funds For Writers - Tips, contests, markets, and more.
Freelance Writing Organization Intl. - Thousands of freelance and job listings.
Wikipedia - Large list of magazines, broken down by topic, language, and more.
Online Newspapers - List of online magazines and more.
New Pages - List of alternative magazines.
Now that you know where to look, what are some of the trending topics? And not just for articles or short stories–what are some of the hot ideas for blogs and even books? Here are a few more sites to help you:
Freelance Writing - top ten lists for any subject. This blog is a plethora of updated lists and information!
The Adventurous Writer - 11 types of articles for magazines. Great place to launch your creative juices.
Tuts+ - Guide to writing for magazines–15 steps for freelancers.
Start Blogging Online - 101 blog post ideas.
Fizzle - 81 blog topic ideas.
Successful Blogging - 51 Steps to Launching (Or Relaunching) a Hot Blog
Penny C. Sansevieri had an article at the Huffington Post for novel writers - How to Create Best-selling Book Ideas
Who's ready to write? The markets are open. You are now free to move around the writing world.