Carla Tensuan

Copy, content, and corporate communications

Whether you need copywriting, web content, or organizational communications, I’m happy to discuss your project needs.

The right words to make you shine

I work with businesses to find the right words and tone that will resonate best with their audience. I can write for you on topics ranging from art and travel to career and business with a personal touch. I’m also on Upwork if you want a six-month commitment but don’t need long-term work.

15+ years of writing and marketing

I’ve been working as a freelancer since 2020 and, before that, I was a full-time marketing and communications professional at different companies for 15 years. That means I’m well-versed in creating content for consumers and businesses alike.

My experience will help you

I’ve had the privilege of collaborating with companies in the Philippines and the across the world. I’ve done work for Canva, Digital Room, KKday, Kalibrr, and Metrobank Foundation. I have the skills needed to work with you remotely. As a freelancer born and raised in Manila, I can provide my services at a competitive rate. 

I can help you articulate your ideas beautifully.

My Latest Work

Why Organizations Need to Monitor The Labor Market

The labor market is constantly changing and evolving. It changes to reflect demands and pressures from different sectors, industries, and locations. New jobs emerge, old ones disappear, and wages fluctuate—sometimes due to external forces and local or regional economic factors. Organizations must stay on top of trends and monitor the labor market to remain competitive.

Record-Breaking Mosaic Art Around the World

Mosaics are a centuries-old art form, but their popularity hasn’t waned. They can be found worldwide, from villas and museums to sidewalks and public spaces. Mosaic artwork is everywhere.But have you ever wondered how giant is the world’s largest mosaic? What’s the greatest number of people who’ve worked together on mosaic art? What kinds of materials have mosaic designs been made out of?

Mesmerizing Asian Mosaic Designs That Will Wow You

Mosaic art brings together the old and the new. It’s a tradition that dates millennia, but you’ll find plenty of contemporary examples. And although mosaics are rooted in Western art, you can seek design inspiration from Chinese and Japanese art. The result is an original artwork that bridges East and West. To showcase the versatility of mosaics, here are some Asian-influenced motifs that will wow you.

Hole-in-the-Wall Cafés To Discover Around Alabang

We just love the simple, down-home vibe of Alabang south of Metro Manila. People here are known for being much more chill or laid-back, and it shows. If residents aren’t entertaining at home, they’re meeting with friends from nearby neighborhoods. In this part of the city, one will often find groups hanging out in cafés or coffee shops that are a welcome break from cookie-cutter chains. Here’s a list of our favorite, cozy hole-in-the-wall cafés in Alabang just waiting to be discovered.

Your Weekend Guide to Sta. Rosa Laguna

From Monday to Friday, we’re busy with work, school, and family. But come the weekend, we get a chance to recharge and relax. We can go on a staycation and explore the big city. Or, better yet, we can head to nearby cities and towns in the countryside—like Sta. Rosa, Laguna—where we can enjoy fresh air, nature, and weekend activities.

How Do I Select a Mosaic Backsplash for Our Bathroom?

The bathroom is one of the most essential rooms in the house. It’s where we clean ourselves, get rid of toxins, and have time to relax before bed. That’s why it’s so important to find tiles that reflect both your style, personality, and needs. A mosaic backsplash is one option that can feel totally personal.But choosing the ideal mosaic bathroom tiles can be a daunting task. With so many different colors and styles to choose from, it can be challenging to decide.

4 Fun Hobbies and Interests Inspired by Mosaic Art Making

Mosaic art is a popular art form that inspires people to create something beautiful. Mosaics artwork can be made with materials and objects. The designs can reflect anything from natural landscapes to abstract designs. With mosaic art being so versatile in where it can be installed and how it can look, this creative expression has encouraged others to pursue similar hobbies and interests. Here are some fun, creative, and exciting pursuits you can easily try if you love making mosaics.

6 Affordable Places to Stay When Visiting Coron, Palawan

There are many things to see and do in Coron, Palawan. Now that you know where to go, the next question is where to stay! Luckily, there are plenty of great options if you want to spend less during your trip. After all, not every traveler has the same budget.Luckily, we’ve researched and found six affordable places you can stay as you explore the area. From bed & breakfasts to inns to small hotels, here are your options in and around Coron.

My Latest Blog Posts

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5 Websites Where You Can Find Royalty-Free Stock Photos

Need quality images but don’t have the budget? Get royalty-free stock photos from these five websites.

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4 Practical Reasons to Move Away from Freelancing Platforms

For many freelancers, websites like Upwork and Freelancer are an easy way to find gigs. However, you can find better projects outside of these platforms.

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5 Unhealthy Writing Habits You Need to Break

Writing can be hard when you have unhealthy habits, such as waiting for the right moment or not having a plan.

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Overwhelmed at Work? Outsource Your Freelancing Tasks to These 5 Seasoned Pros

Feeling overwhelmed? Don’t be afraid to ask for help. Here are five seasoned professionals you hire to relieve some of that stress.

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Spark Your Creativity Every Day with These 30 Practical Tips

Creative thinking is a muscle that gets stronger with daily use. It helps us find solutions to everyday problems and broaden our perspective.

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The 3 Atomic Habits I Want to Build as a Freelance Writer

Building good habits is essential for freelancers who want to succeed. In this article, I’ll share the three atomic habits I want to do consistently to grow as a freelance writer.

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The 5 Podcasts I Tune into to Grow My Freelance Writing Business

Hundreds of podcast channels offer niche content for freelancers who want to build a successful business from the ground up. The challenge is figuring out which ones are worth listening to.

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The 4 Important Lessons I’ve Gained From a Year of Blogging

Through trial and error, I’ve learned much about blogging this past year. Here are four critical lessons from writing blog content for my website.