American Writers & Artists Inc. http://www.awaionline.com/ The latest news from American Writers & Artists Inc. en (c) 2017 American Writers & Artists Inc. Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:00:19 -0500 http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss 60 The US Economy Only Grew 2% But the Freelance Economy is Booming http://www.awaionline.com/2017/02/savvy-copywriters-can-earn-more-money/ With our economy's recent increase of freelance opportunities comes the need for these independent workers to be knowledgeable in effectively pricing their services. Read on for more information about The State of the Industry Report and AWAI's 2017 Copywriting Pricing Guide. Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:00:19 -0500 http://www.awaionline.com/2017/02/savvy-copywriters-can-earn-more-money/ Social Media Writing is the Gateway Gig to a Lot More Work with Every Client http://www.awaionline.com/2017/02/social-media-writing-the-gateway-gig-to-more-work/ Phenomenal growth… in an industry begging for trained copywriters… doing easy work. What’s not to love? Learn more about this fantastic opportunity. Tue, 21 Feb 2017 06:14:37 -0500 http://www.awaionline.com/2017/02/social-media-writing-the-gateway-gig-to-more-work/ Take on Fun and Easy Freelance Projects in the Growing World of Social Media Marketing http://www.awaionline.com/2017/02/take-on-projects-in-the-world-of-social-media/ Social media is a valuable marketing tool used by businesses around the world. And companies need qualified writers like you to create effective campaigns. Mon, 20 Feb 2017 15:59:19 -0500 http://www.awaionline.com/2017/02/take-on-projects-in-the-world-of-social-media/ How to Combine the Flexibility and Opportunity of the Freelance Life with the Security of Full-Time Work http://www.awaionline.com/2017/02/freelance-flexibility-plus-full-time-security/ A steady, reliable income… month after month. Not having to worry about paying your bills. Sound like something you’d like to learn more about? Mon, 20 Feb 2017 06:44:39 -0500 http://www.awaionline.com/2017/02/freelance-flexibility-plus-full-time-security/ Negotiating a Copy Bonus is Just as Lucrative as Copywriting Royalties http://www.awaionline.com/2017/02/negotiating-copy-bonus-as-lucrative-as-royalties/ Copywriters love getting royalty deals from their clients, but if you can’t get one, negotiate a bonus for yourself instead. Mon, 20 Feb 2017 06:09:48 -0500 http://www.awaionline.com/2017/02/negotiating-copy-bonus-as-lucrative-as-royalties/ FREE – Brand new resource to help you become a better writer http://www.awaionline.com/2017/02/the-daily-habit-that-makes-you-a-better-writer/ Writing everyday is one of the daily habits for success, and every Wednesday we'll be giving you a new prompt to get you through the week. Here's Copy Chief Sandy Franks to get you started! Fri, 17 Feb 2017 10:27:13 -0500 http://www.awaionline.com/2017/02/the-daily-habit-that-makes-you-a-better-writer/ If This “Dunce” in School Can Become a Master Social Media Copywriter, So Can You http://www.awaionline.com/2017/02/you-can-be-a-master-social-media-copywriter-too/ Is social media copywriting just a flash in the pan? Not according to Master Web Copywriter Nick Usborne. He says right now, it's in its “sweet spot.” Fri, 17 Feb 2017 06:32:42 -0500 http://www.awaionline.com/2017/02/you-can-be-a-master-social-media-copywriter-too/ Taking a Bold Step Yields a New Copywriting Job http://www.awaionline.com/2017/02/taking-a-bold-step-yields-a-new-copywriting-job/ This PWA member left her old job behind and started a new, more fulfilling copywriting job. Thu, 16 Feb 2017 17:00:49 -0500 http://www.awaionline.com/2017/02/taking-a-bold-step-yields-a-new-copywriting-job/ Don't State Your Opinions as Facts When in Fact They Aren’t http://www.awaionline.com/2017/02/dont-state-your-opinions-as-facts/ Your greatest allies in convincing your prospect are facts. But some copywriters play fast and loose with them, destroying credibility and success. Thu, 16 Feb 2017 06:08:44 -0500 http://www.awaionline.com/2017/02/dont-state-your-opinions-as-facts/ Content Mills: 5 Ways They Can Boost Your New Writing Career http://www.awaionline.com/2017/02/5-ways-content-mills-can-boost-your-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. Thu, 16 Feb 2017 06:07:07 -0500 http://www.awaionline.com/2017/02/5-ways-content-mills-can-boost-your-writing-career/