How to Write a Manuscript - 5 Tips You Need to Know Getting started on any writing project is always the toughest. For years I talked about turning an idea I had from college into a novel so amazing that Oprah would beg to have me on—probably twice! I had notes for the novel in my head and, once in a blue moon, I’d actually sit down to try to write the damn thing. But what did I know about how to write a manuscript? The most I could ever hammer out was about 2,000 words. Tweet To The Bank: How To Make Money With Twitter » Social Media Marketing, SEO Consultant digg EmailShare digg 43EmailShare Tweet To The Bank: How To Make Money With Twitter Tweet To The Bank: How To Make Money With Twitter is finally here. This ebook is about how to get paid to tweet and it is absolutely free. In the ebook you will learn how to grow your Twitter following for free, how to create an engaging Twitter audience and the best way to get paid to tweet.
Review: Accelerated Program for Six-Figure Copywriting Want to earn a six figure income through writing? New freelance writers are often so busy trying to make ends meet that they forget to do the one thing that is guaranteed to grow their business. They don’t invest in their business. When I was contacted by AWAI (American Writer’s and Artist’s Inc.) to review their course, I jumped at the chance. I’d already read Laura Spencer‘s review and trusted her judgement. Guide for Writers: Latin Phrases It’s a matter of taste and style, but not long ago American writers attempted to demonstrate their credentials to the world by including Latin and French phrases within works. A dash of Latin was expected of the moderately educated throughout the Western world. annus mirabilis - wonderful year
Ten rules for writing fiction Elmore Leonard: Using adverbs is a mortal sin 1 Never open a book with weather. If it's only to create atmosphere, and not a character's reaction to the weather, you don't want to go on too long. The reader is apt to leaf ahead looking for people. There are exceptions. If you happen to be Barry Lopez, who has more ways than an Eskimo to describe ice and snow in his book Arctic Dreams, you can do all the weather reporting you want.
Twitter for Business: How to Use Twitter to Grow Your Influence Do you use Twitter for your business? Are you wondering how to use Twitter to grow your online influence? To learn how to best use Twitter for your business, I interview Joel Comm for this episode of the Social Media Marketing podcast. More About This Show The Social Media Marketing podcast is a show from Social Media Examiner.
5 Copywriting Books Every Internet Marketer Should Read About a year ago I hopped into the fitness business and was introduced to the world of info marketing… Before that I had mainly made money through affiliate deals and advertising. The thought of selling an information product was “odd” to me and I was wondering why anyone would pay big money for an info product over a regular book. Sometime in 2007, I was introduced to copywriting by Brian Clark at the Elite Retreat conference. Brian is a very, very good copywriter, and I remember diving in and checking out his blog. I read tons and tons of blog posts and then came across his post on the best copywriting books Expressions & Sayings Index If you prefer to go directly to the meaning and origin of a specific expression, click on its relevant entry in the alphabetical list below. Use this alphabet to speed up your search: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
How Do You Know You’re Growing as a Writer? I’m not sure how to open this post. I thought about playing the simile card and saying something about how becoming a better writer is a lot like becoming a better other thing – a better architect, a better juggler, a better OPI color namer, a better human. That would have been entirely true. Syllables, Scrabble Letters, and Picking Brand Names - Rich Barton The Completely Ownable, “Made-Up” Consumer Brand Wins Long Term I wrote this as a private email in 2006 and just refreshed for the blog “Should we call our site something literal or should we make up a new word?” This is a question I often get asked by consumer product/service entrepreneurs.