This Week from AWAI …
Last Call: Become a Certified Sales Letter Copywriter
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Browse Recent News
From Not Knowing About Copywriting To Becoming an In Demand Writer
September 09, 2020 (08:00:47 am)
See How This Brand New AWAI Member Went From Zero Clients and No Income to Earning $17K in Just Ten Weeks …
Living the Writers Life: Eric Buensuceso
September 05, 2020 (07:02:40 am)
“Go with what you know” and “invest in your professional success” are two things Barefoot Writers hear regularly. So when Eric Buensuceso put them both to the test, he was delighted to find out just how easy it can be to get a paid writing career up and thriving. Discover the specific steps he took to a surprising payoff…
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.
September Issue: Reshape Your Writing Future With a Channel Change
September 04, 2020 (07:00:39 pm)
Just released, the September issue of Barefoot Writer! Our September issue of Barefoot Writer focuses on a few ways to change your own thought channel.
Living the Writer's Life: Ryan Kuchel
August 29, 2020 (08:00:44 am)
Ryan Kuchel realized early on that he wasn’t cut out for the suit-and-tie world, instead finding his calling as an artist. Between music and writing, he’s steadily creating a path all his own that not only grants him the freedom to plan his days as he pleases, but also proves that integrity can get you far in the Barefoot Writing World.
When the Pandemic Tanked Her Business, This AWAI Member Turned to Copywriting, and Within 24 Hours, She Had a Paying Client… Now She’s Making an Extra $51K a Year (and Her Writing Career Is Just Getting Started)
August 28, 2020 (08:00:33 am)
Find out how Jessica used her downtime to reflect on what parts of her business she enjoyed the most and how to use those skills to rebuild her career.
WANTED: New and Eager Writers for Special Training
August 25, 2020 (10:00:32 am)
The Demand For These Kinds of Writers is Crazy
August 24, 2020 (06:00:10 pm)
If you’re looking to start your writing career, look no further than this note we got from six-figure writing expert Steve Slaunwhite.
Get the Resources and Expert Help You Need to Start Working as a Professional Writer - $100 Off for a Limited Time
August 24, 2020 (04:00:20 pm)
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
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.
Living the Writers Life: Wendy Ripmeester
August 22, 2020 (07:00:32 am)
Wendy Ripmeester’s story is a terrific example of someone who shaped her work around her life instead of the opposite. If you’re not sure how to meld your current job or lifestyle with your writing interests, Wendy’s approach offers inspiration and a framework for how to come out on top of any challenge you’re facing.
Winner Announced for AWAI’s SEO Magnet $5,000 Spec Challenge
August 21, 2020 (04:00:47 pm)
This newly certified SEO copywriter has a $5,000 project in the works – and more potential clients waiting to work with her.
JUST PUBLISHED! Carline Anglade-Cole’s Marketing Memoir: My Life as a 50+ Year-Old White Male
August 15, 2020 (08:00:35 am)
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
August 15, 2020 (07:00:50 am)
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.
$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.
Living the Writer's Life: Chris Hardee
August 08, 2020 (07:01:43 am)
Chris Hardee never wanted to flee his day job, but he did want a little extra cash to use for some of the more important things in life. Writing proved to be the easy answer, with the trifecta of everything he wanted: flexibility doing something he enjoys while making good money doing it. Read on to discover how he wisely integrated part-time copywriting into his full-time work lifestyle.
August Issue: Fix the Fissures To Earn More Sooner
August 07, 2020 (07:02:46 pm)
Just released, the August issue of Barefoot Writer!
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.
Living the Writers Life: Venu Sripada
August 01, 2020 (07:00:41 am)
Growing up, Venu Sripada learned English as a third language in his native India. He traveled the world and built a thriving career as a business consultant but became frustrated by the poor-quality copy provided to him by his clients. It just didn’t produce results. Venu decided to take things into his own hands and learn the new “language of copywriting,” proving that nonnative English-speakers can be great copywriters in English too!
Living the Writers Life: Hayley Michaels
July 24, 2020 (05:02:56 pm)
Hayley Michaels spent most of her days working with people in the beauty industry. But she longed for a break from the physical work and an outlet for her creativity, and soon discovered that web content writing fit the bill perfectly. Since then, she’s built a steady career working with clients who need blog articles and online content. Read on for Hayley’s upbeat advice to new writers trying to get started…