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Grow Your Copywriting Business With Social Sharing

Making connections is key to building a copywriting business. You need to get the word out. These social sharing methods to get the word out effectively.

The Secret of Deeper Benefits and How They’ll Get You The Writer's Life Faster

Many copywriters understand that benefits — not features — sell. Digging deeper than superficial benefits makes you a more successful copywriter.

How to Land High-Paying Copywriting Jobs

Gary Mull has been landing high-paid copywriting jobs without much professional experience. Find out how he does it.

Mega-Best-Selling Author Reveals Secret of Getting Started as a Writer

To be a great, go-to copywriter, you can never stop learning about copywriting. It’s a never-ending process.

NFL Great Jerry Rice Holds the Secret to Long-Term Copywriting Success. It’s as Easy as Grabbing Pen and Paper

Jerry Rice is one of the all-time greatest National Football League players. But what does he know about achieving the writer's life? Plenty!

Email Projects Lead to Copywriter Success to the Tune of $3,500+

AWAI Member Penny Hunt lands $3,500+ worth of work from one client. Doing good work and being easy to work with led to her copywriter success.

The Call that Ramps Up Your Promotion’s Chances of Success

Thinking your client wants you to know everything when he first hires you is a rookie mistake. Here’s how to avoid it … and improve your success.

How to Talk to Your Prospect to Build a Winning 3-D Image and Promo — Without Ever Talking to Him

Demographics and psychographics don't give enough info for a 3-D prospect image. You must talk to him. Here’s how to do that without talking to him.

The Truth About Failures: They Improve Your Likelihood of Success

Few people welcome failure, but the truth about failure is that, when you deal with it properly, it will actually speed you toward success.

When to Use a Deceptive Headline or Subject Line to Gain Your Reader’s Attention

Provocative headlines and subject lines grab attention. When can you slide over the border from provocative to deceptive?

The Writer’s Life

The Only Sure Way to Make Real Progress This Year

Setting goals is the only sure way to make real progress this year, and Cindy Cyr shares how to set them and stick with them.

A Little-Known, Yet Powerful 11-Step Action Plan for Leading a Successful, Happy Life

John Wood reveals his 11-step action plan. Follow it and it will help you lead a successful, happy life.

The Art of the Client Interview

That first client interview is a stress many people will never understand. Luck for you, Steve Roller has been there and has some great tips to make sure you ace it.

16 Ways to Put More Enthusiasm in Your Work and Life

The benefits of living a more enthusiastic life can't be overstated … John Wood has 16 ways to help breath a fire into your copywriting career, and your life.

How to Create a Pricing Structure that Builds Consistent Income

Cindy Cyr shares tips on how to create consistent income and the secret to creating package plans.

Be Happier and Accomplish More by Living Your Life With a Sense of Purpose...

John Wood shares how living your life with a sense of purpose can help you be happier and accomplish more and gives tips on how to start doing so.

Four Reasons Why You NEED a Mastermind Group

Rae Robinson has four reasons why a mastermind group will help accelerate your successful copywriting career.

How to Determine Your Value in the Marketplace

Landing a client is half the battle. Steve Roller walks us through the other half, working out the specifics of the deal.

Leadership Is Assumed, Not Assigned

Don't wait for anyone to tell you you're ready for the writer's life. As Steve Roller explains, no one will.

How To Get All the Clients You Need from People You Already Know

Cindy Cyr shares how tapping into the network of people you already know is one sure way to get all the clients you need.

The Golden Thread

How to Write Well: The World’s Simplest Formula

Michael Masterson’s definition of good writing can be applied to every sort of non-fiction writing like books, magazine articles, direct-mail sales letters, business correspondence, telemarketing scripts, and speeches. Learn this simple rule that will help you write well.

Who is Elmer Wheeler … and how can he boost your response rate?

AWAI staff writer John Wood highlights Elmer Wheeler, one of the pioneers of persuasive writing. Using Wheeler’s tested selling techniques can boost response and transform your copywriting career.

Mega-Best-Selling Author Reveals Secret of Getting Started as a Writer

To be a great, go-to copywriter, you can never stop learning about copywriting. It’s a never-ending process.

From “I Can’t” to “I Can!” – 5 Easy Ways to Gain Confidence As an Aspiring Copywriter

No doubt, starting out as a copywriter can be downright frightening. The good news is, you can calm these fears down, and become a competent, confident copywriter in no time flat. Just follow one (or more!) of these five confidence boosters.

The Secret Psychology of Becoming a Great Copywriter

Copywriters go through a predictable cycle of emotions, knowledge, and self-belief. Here's a breakdown of the four stages of this cycle. Where do you fit in?

The Power of One — One Big Idea

Today, Michael Masterson gets at the very heart of powerful, persuasive writing.

Why Copywriting is the Best Freelance Career and Why You Should Become a Copywriter Now

Forbes ranked copywriting as the best freelance career worth quitting your job… Here’s why that is true.

Why Not Having Testimonials in Your Sales Letter Could Hijack Response

To overcome the prospect’s natural skepticism, inject a dose of credibility into your sales message using the power of testimonials.

The Copywriting Method That Works Every Time

In copywriting, hands-down one of the best ways to sell a product is telling a story.

10 Steps to Escaping the Job World and Creating the Life You Really Want

Changing Course creator, Valerie Young, shares ten step that will set you on the path toward the life and career you really want.

Wealthy Web Writer

Grow Your Copywriting Business With Social Sharing

Making connections is key to building a copywriting business. You need to get the word out. These social sharing methods to get the word out effectively.

How to Build a Web Copywriting Portfolio FAST

Successful web writer Sid Smith shows you how to quickly build a web copywriting portfolio that can be used to land clients.

How the Pokémon GO Craze Can Help You Find New Web-Writing Clients

Innovative businesses are taking advantage of the Pokémon Go craze in their online marketing. Take a look at how you can help your clients get on board.

The Truth About Failures: They Improve Your Likelihood of Success

Few people welcome failure, but the truth about failure is that, when you deal with it properly, it will actually speed you toward success.

You’re a Bitter Disappointment to Your Loved Ones and Yourself

Joshua Boswell shares how you can attract clients that are willing to pay you a ton of money, right now.

Attending Live Events: The Single Best Marketing Strategy

Are live events part of your marketing strategy. They can be one of the most effective, most profitable, and most fun ways to meet and land clients.

Counterintuitive Secrets to Getting More Done in Less Time

How can you earn more while working less? Mindy McHorse shares how she’s cut her work time in half, and how you can also get more done in less time.

Why You Should Choose a Niche

Not sure if you should choose a niche? Click through to learn about three big benefits of choosing a niche for your web-writing business.

7 Ways Writing Is Just Like Rock Climbing

How is freelance writing like rock climbing? It can be scary. But the triumph you feel when you do well is unsurpassed. The similarities don’t stop there.

How Being a Social Media Expert Can Build Your Web-Writing Income

Becoming a Social Media Expert is one of the fastest ways to land retainer agreements. But social media can build your income in other ways, too.



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