August 2020

Two New Paying Clients and This AWAI Member Is Making an Extra $51K a Year

In just 24 hours, Jessica McKay landed her first copywriting client… followed quickly by her second. In this interview, she reveals how she changed her financial outlook by taking steps to become a copywriter.

How Waiting Until the Last Minute Can Be a Smart Time Management Trick

How often do you find yourself waiting until the last minute to get started on a project? You may have stumbled on to a secret to getting things done.

WANTED: New and Eager Writers for Special Training

Practice Assignment: Write a Sample of This Short-Copy B2B Project

Practice is a good way to improve as a B2B copywriter. Follow the project details to do this practice exercise, using tips about this B2B short-copy gig.

Get the Resources and Expert Help You Need to Start Working as a Professional Writer - $100 Off for a Limited Time

There is opportunity for writers out there… you just have to know where to look. Joining the community of supportive writers that make up the Barefoot Writer Club is the easiest way to put yourself on the path to a new writing career, and a new life.

FREE Virtual Open House — All Your Questions about Circle of Success Answered

There are so many benefits to Circle of Success — and so many moving pieces — that it's difficult to cover everything in a typical invitation letter. That’s why I’m inviting you to a very special LIVE Virtual Open House Encore Event so you can see exactly what the Circle of Success experience entails.

These Clients Want to Pay You $2,700 for This Writing Project

B2B companies are often desperate for skilled copywriters who understand their needs and can write compelling copy. And they’re willing to pay you as much as $2,700 to write emails and a landing page.

Winner Announced for AWAI’s SEO Magnet $5,000 Spec Challenge

This newly certified SEO copywriter has a $5,000 project in the works – and more potential clients waiting to work with her.

Top 3 Things to Do First to Get Your Writing Business Up and Going While You’re Stuck at Home

People stuck at home with time on their hands are ready to try copywriting. Here are three things you can do to launch your paid writing career during this pandemic.

How to Estimate Project Time – Tips for Freelance Web Writers

When you’re working as a freelance web writer, you need a plan for how to estimate project time, so you can set sensible fees. These tips will help.

This Resource Brings You a Bucket Load of Writing Opportunities

With all the resources in the Infinity Program, just imagine the number of copywriting jobs that magically open up for you. No more turning new jobs down!

How Screaming, Calculating, and Silver Linings Can Strengthen Long-Term Earning Power

For a dramatic effect on your writing career, now is the time to listen to the advice of Success Coach Ted Capshaw and follow his three-step plan. Move forward toward your goals.

JUST PUBLISHED! Carline Anglade-Cole’s Marketing Memoir: My Life as a 50+ Year-Old White Male

AWAI Copywriter of the Year Carline Anglade-Cole’s new marketing memoir, My Life as a 50+ Year-Old White Male is now available on Amazon.com.

Living the Writers Life: Wendy Howarter

Wendy Howarter bravely took a step back to look at where she was in life and wasn’t satisfied with what she saw. Not only did she decide she needed to do something about it, but she washed her hands entirely of all that was bringing her down and now enjoys her time island-hopping and writing about wine. Discover how she flipped her life and found joy through writing.

The No-Hype Journalistic Writing Assignment with a BIG Payout

B2B companies use white papers to introduce new products, and they need writers who can craft proof-filled documents with no hype. Learn more about this high-paid writing specialty…

Here’s How to Earn as Much as $2,000 to $6,500 for 5 to 10 Pages

Writers who can craft white papers are in huge demand and can command fees as high as $2,000 to $6,500 for 5 to 10 pages of copy.

Calling All Armchair Detectives… Puzzle Lovers… and Curiosity Seekers: Discover the “Hidden Gem” of the Writing World

You may be a good fit for this high-paid writing specialty. Here are six clues to find out. Plus, discover why this project is the cornerstone of a B2B marketing campaign.

August Issue: Fix the Fissures To Earn More Sooner

Just released, the August issue of Barefoot Writer!

7 Tips on How — Not Where — to Find Writing Clients

No one has ever asked expert Gordon Graham this question, yet he calls the answer a key to success. Here are seven tips that work for any writing project.

Feeling Disorganized? 5 Tools to Get You Back on Track

Do you ever feel like your scrambling to keep track of your ideas, your deadlines, your time? These time management tools for writers can be a lifesaver.