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Content Mills: 5 Ways They Can Boost Your New Writing Career

Having trouble launching your writing career? Find out how the content mills can set you on the path to success as a writer.

Package Your Copywriting Services in 8 Simple Steps

You’ll get more copywriting clients and make more money if you follow these eight steps to properly price your freelance writing services.

Why is Writing for B2B So Great? Let Me Count the Ways...

Writing for B2B companies offers many great opportunities. Off the top of his head, B2B copy expert Steve Slaunwhite counts 10 ways…

The Mixed Martial Arts Technique That’ll Sharpen Your Copywriting Skills (Without the Blood, Sweat, and Tears)

Apply the technique fighters use to learn new moves to your copywriting training. See the whole concept, practice the parts, and put it back together.

This AWAI Member Doesn’t Like Writing Long-Form Sales Copy. What’s His Secret to Achieving The Writer's Life So Quickly?

John Brewer doesn’t like writing long-form sales copy. But in just two short years, he’s already living the writer's life. What’s his secret?

This Red Pen Method is the Easiest Way to Edit Your Sales Copy

Finding the “What’s In It For Me?” (WIIFM) angle in your sales copy is easy if you use the Red Pen method.

From Nightmares to Living Your Dream Life as a B2B Copywriter

Get insights from Lynda Barry and Stephen King about turning your dream to be a B2B copywriter into a successful freelance career.

Understanding These 4 Types of Writing Will Lead You to the Fastest Route to The Writer's Life

Many copywriters believe only one type of writing will bring them the writer's life. Master Copywriter Gordon Graham has a different perspective.

Going from “You’ll Never Be a Successful Writer” to The Writer's Life

Many of us have dreamt of being a professional writer only to have our dreams crushed. AWAI member overcame obstacles to achieve the writer's life.

How “Writing to Explain” is the Foundation of Content Marketing

Do you cringe at the idea of having to tap into your prospect’s deepest emotions? Gordon Graham says you can still be a successful copywriter…

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Package Your Copywriting Services in 8 Simple Steps

You’ll get more copywriting clients and make more money if you follow these eight steps to properly price your freelance writing services.

“Best of the Best” Copywriting Tips to Use in 2017

Make 2017 your standout year as a freelance writer by using these "best of the best" copywriting tips.

The Power of One — One Big Idea

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

The Mixed Martial Arts Technique That’ll Sharpen Your Copywriting Skills (Without the Blood, Sweat, and Tears)

Apply the technique fighters use to learn new moves to your copywriting training. See the whole concept, practice the parts, and put it back together.

This Red Pen Method is the Easiest Way to Edit Your Sales Copy

Finding the “What’s In It For Me?” (WIIFM) angle in your sales copy is easy if you use the Red Pen method.

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?

How to Get Copywriting Royalties on Every Copywriting Project You Land

Royalties are coveted by copywriters in all niches, yet are hard to negotiate. Roy Furr explains how to get royalties on all your work.

Wealthy Web Writer

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.

Simple Steps to Boost Your Marketing Confidence

If you want a steady stream of writing gigs, you have to market yourself. Use this 3-step process to boost your marketing confidence.

How to Find Marketing Secrets Hiding in Plain Sight

Marketing secrets are all around you, hiding in plain sight. Here’s how to find them, and learn from them.

35 Hot Niche Industries for Web Content Writing Jobs in 2017

It pays to focus your web-copywriting services on a particular niche industry. Check out 35 trending industries where you can look for content writing jobs

How to Use Your Website to Grow Your List

Your professional freelance writing website is one of the most powerful tools in your marketing arsenal. Learn how to use it to grow your list of clients.

3 Steps to Finding Influencers in Any Industry

If you want your content marketing efforts to resonate strongly with your target audience, then finding influencers should be high on your priority list.

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.

How Long Will it Take? Six Tips for Estimating Your Project Times

When you take on a project, both you and your client want a solid idea of how long it will take. Use these tips for accurately estimating project times.

5 Small Things that Can Lead to Daily Progress

Feeling stuck on how to move forward in your web-writing business? Doing these 5 things can help you make daily progress toward your goals.

Better, Faster Writing Begins With This One Skill

Use these brain training tips to increase your focus and you’ll improve your ability to write faster without compromising quality.



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