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Meet AWAI Members Living the Writer’s Life
Retiree Makes MORE in Retirement than in Her Old Job, While Finding Purpose in Writing
“I came back from the Web Copywriting Intensive loaded with ideas. I was so fired up and had gained the confidence to reach out to clients. Within a week, I got 2-3 good-paying customers.”
Atlanta Professional Ditches Heels, Hose For Freedom of Copywriting
“I feel like in many ways that I am coming full circle, coming back to the idea and dreams I initially had when I was younger. But now, I am in charge of my own destiny.”
Wisconsin Engineer Takes 180-Degree Turn into Health Copywriting
“Job Fair kickstarted feeling comfortable with, and getting, clients. And with each new client, I have gotten better at networking and positioning myself.”
How to Use a Free YouTube Account and PayPal Address to Create a Million-Dollar Clientless Copywriting Business
August 15, 2018 (06:33:20 am)
You can have a comfortable life with just three things when you follow this simple business model. Here’s how to make a living without a boss or clients.
Improve Your Writing by Reading the Right Things
April 13, 2015 (06:46:57 am)
Great writers are also great readers. The same is true for copywriters. One way to quickly improve your skills is by reading samples of great copy.
Nine Sure-Fire Ways to Optimize Content for Voice Search
August 15, 2018 (06:06:12 am)
Voice search is a growing factor for writers who do search engine optimization. See how you can make sure you’re content is showing up for voice search.
3 Things I Wish I'd Known When I Started My Copywriting Business
June 22, 2018 (06:36:22 am)
Kathryn Aragon shares the advice she wishes she had known when building her copywriting business… 3 pieces of knowledge that can save you so much time.
The Case Against Being “Nice” In Your Email Copy
August 13, 2018 (06:31:48 am)
Do you have to be “nice” in your email copy and tell customers what you think they want to hear? Get the low down on how being a “nice guy” and refusing to be honest, can potentially cause your list a lot of pain and suffering.
How Your Ripple Increases Your Odds of Success
June 29, 2018 (06:43:50 am)
To increase your success in your copy career, you can put this phenomenon in motion. Here are five ways the latest studies say you can boost your efforts.
Have a Question?
- What’s the best way to make a living as a writer?
- A: There are numerous ways to make a good living — actually a REALLY good living as a writer. The “best path” though depends on your financial goals, what you enjoy writing and reading about, and how much you want to work. Read more …
- How much money can copywriters make?
- A: One of the biggest benefits of learning to write copy is that it opens you up to numerous writing opportunities, all of which pay very well. From $300 online content assignments to $1,500 case studies, and $2,000 social media campaigns to $10,000 sales letters, there's a wide range of fees. And how much you make will depend on which assignments you decide to take on. Read more …