Free Content Search
You’re Invited to a Virtual Open House: “What’s My Next Step?”
January 26, 2021 (10:45:22 am)
The main focus of this free virtual event featuring Katie Yeakle and successful AWAI members will be on moving your writing career forward so you know the “next best step” you should take.
BIG ANNOUNCEMENT: Now Open — Five $10,000 Bright Future Scholarships for AWAI Members
January 19, 2021 (11:16:22 am)
To celebrate The Year of the Writer, AWAI is excited to announce the Bright Future Scholarships program for AWAI members interested in advancing their copywriting careers.
Congrats to the $5,000 Spec Challenge Winner from The Ultimate White Paper Mentorship
December 22, 2020 (01:00:45 pm)
Gordon Graham and his wife Angie Gallop surprised the winner of the $5,000 White Paper Spec Challenge in this video call.
Winner Announced for AWAI’s $2,500 Video Scriptwriting Challenge
December 18, 2020 (05:00:44 am)
Andrew Davis announces the winner of AWAI’s $2,500 Video Scriptwriting Challenge.
$200 Prize Winners Announced for The Writer’s Life Greener Garden Website Intro Writing Contest
December 17, 2020 (06:10:33 pm)
Pam Foster announces the 3 winners of the $200 prize from our The Writer’s Life writing contest about Greener Garden Landscaping, and offers some valuable copywriting tips.
$200 Prize Winners Announced for The Writer’s Life SpringDawn Air Purifier Ad Writing Contest
November 11, 2020 (06:59:55 am)
Nick Usborne announces the 3 winners of the $200 prize from our The Writer’s Life writing contest about the SpringDawn Air Purifier, and offers some valuable copywriting tips.
PWA Announces 5 Winners Of Fall 2020 3-Sentence Cash Writing Challenge
October 16, 2020 (03:02:34 pm)
Five writers from around the world will each receive $100 as winners of PWA's 3-Sentence Cash Writing Challenge. Roberta Anderson, Cynthia Besse, Celia Conrad, Ginika Ifeabunike, and Olivia Pipis each used this challenge to test out a new strategy for creating fresh personal bios. The strategy - designed to reduce the stress and anxiety of self-marketing - provided a framework to quickly redesign your "bio blurb" for a new audience when approaching clients, publishing articles, or updating your website.
Congratulations to Heather Murata: Winner of AWAI’s First Ever Chatbot Writing Intensive Contest… …With A $2K Cash Prize Awarded by Web Writing Expert Nick Usborne
September 18, 2020 (12:00:51 pm)
Congratulations to Heather Murata for winning AWAI's Chatbot Spec Challenge.
$200 Prize Winners Announced for The Writer’s Life B2B Email Writing Contest
September 16, 2020 (08:00:54 am)
From over 340 submissions, Steve Slaunwhite announces the 3 winners of the $200 prize from our writing contest about the WarmCo food warming unit in The Writer’s Life.
New! 3-Sentence Cash Challenge Offers PWA Members Big Wins For Short Copy
September 05, 2020 (07:00:46 am)
A new cash challenge from The Professional Writers Alliance (PWA) is offering members the opportunity to win $100 for writing just three sentences of copy.
FREE Virtual Open House — All Your Questions about Circle of Success Answered
August 24, 2020 (12:00:32 pm)
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.
$200 Prize Winners Announced for The Writer’s Life EazyPot Slow Cooker Ad Writing Contest
August 11, 2020 (07:00:51 am)
From over 300 submissions, Nick Usborne announces the 3 winners of the $200 prize from our writing contest about the EazyPot Slow Cooker in The Writer’s Life.
Congratulations to Our TWO Champions! $2,000 Winners of AWAI’s Site Content Audit Report Challenge
August 07, 2020 (05:00:42 pm)
On Wednesday, July 29, 2020, we announced that the Summer 2020 $2,000 Site Content Audit Report Challenge was a TIE. As part of our program, Content Audit Profits, participants could become an AWAI Verified™ Site Content Audit Specialist … and were eligible for a grand prize if their report was selected as the top submission.
Steve Slaunwhite Announces Three Prize Winners for The Writer’s Life B2B Email Writing Contest
July 14, 2020 (07:00:40 am)
From 420 submissions, Steve Slaunwhite announces the 3 winners of the $200 prize from our short-copy B2B project writing contest in The Writer’s Life.
IMPORTANT Date Change to AWAI's 2020 Bootcamp & Job Fair
June 12, 2020 (08:00:49 am)
After much careful deliberation and listening to our members … we’ve made the difficult decision to move October’s 2020 Bootcamp to May of 2021. The event will still be held in our hometown of Delray Beach, Florida … at the newly renovated Opal Grand Resort (Formerly The Delray Beach Marriott) as it has for the past 20 years.
Living the Writer’s Life: Brandi Chaney
May 23, 2020 (07:28:18 am)
Brandi Chaney’s story is a terrific study in the versatility of the freelance-writing world. She’s worked in a variety of niches but never felt tied to any specific field, thanks to the wealth of writing opportunities in every industry. Enjoy Brandi’s story …
Living The Writer's Life: Apryl Parcher
May 16, 2020 (07:00:48 am)
From writer to speaker to trainer and now book author, Apryl Parcher is forging through the channels of communication and finding nothing but success. Enjoy her unique insight on getting started, as well as tips on how to use social media to advance your career even before you make a name for yourself.
Living The Writer's Life: Jason Gaspero
May 02, 2020 (06:00:31 am)
“Incredible” is the single word that comes to mind when you read Jason Gaspero’s account of life as a Barefoot Writer. It’s beyond dream-worthy, since all he does month-in and month-out is travel to far-off, exotic destinations and write about his experiences — and makes a great living because of it. Plus, he enjoys a lifetime worth of adventure on a weekly basis (fried scorpion, anybody?). If you’ve ever entertained a fancy for travel writing, you’re going to love Jason’s story.
Meet The Winners Of The Professional Writers’ Alliance $1000 “Interesting Times” Writing Challenge
May 01, 2020 (06:00:52 pm)
PWA Managing Editor Jen Adams put out a challenge for PWA members to share how they were figuring out life in our new reality. They answered in long-form essays, poetry, and deeply personal stories …
Three Winners Announced for The Writer’s Life Writing Contest to Rewrite the Content for a Website Intro Section
April 29, 2020 (07:00:19 am)
3 winners of the $200 prize have been chosen for The Writer’s Life writing contest to rewrite the content for a website intro section.