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The Undeniable Power of Buddy Groups and Masterminds

Buddy groups are a great resource for writers at all career stages. The combined knowledge helps you reach your goals faster, especially when you follow three tips.

4 Small Business "Savers" Writers Can Offer Prospective Clients

Small businesses took a major hit from COVID-19. They know they need marketing as they reopen — but where to start? Here are 4 projects writers can offer to help them.

July Issue: Flip Those Worries to Happier Writing

Just released, the July issue of Barefoot Writer!

A Treasure Trove of Resources for Up-and-Coming Web Copywriters

Thousands of videos, webinars, articles, and more are available.

5 Common Website Types and How to Write for Each

The first step in nailing a website project is understanding what type of website your client is using. See how to write for common website types…

The 3 Layers of Writer Freedom

Building the dream life you want to live is less about luck and more about the choices you make. You can build a life of freedom, starting today.

Living the Writer's Life: Eddie Stephens

Eddie’s story is similar to many other Barefoot Writers, where he discovered freelance writing while in need of a new career and never looked back. But what he did soon after starting is a path too many writers waver on: choosing a niche and staying the course. Not only has Eddie stayed focused on a specific niche, he now has regular clients hailing from all over the world. Read on to find out how he got there.

Last Chance: Double Payday Flash Sale

This is your final day to take over 60% off the one writing opportunity that can get your foot in the door with clients…

No Need to “Launch” Your Writing Business. You’ve Already Started…

How you talk to yourself about starting your business could impact your progress… Here’s how you should look at the process for a smoother path to the writer’s life.

DEADLINE TODAY (Cannot Be Extended)

Today is the LAST DAY to sign up for Ben Settle’s Ten-Minute Workday program

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5 Markets Guaranteed to Kick-start an Awesome Copywriting Career

One writing skill is foundational to marketing campaigns. You can use it to make high fees, especially when you focus on one of these five top markets.

The Only Sure Way to Make Real Progress This Year

Setting goals is the only sure way to make real progress this year, and Cindy Cyr shares how to set them and stick with them.

How to Create a Pricing Structure that Builds Consistent Income

Cindy Cyr shares tips on how to create consistent income and the secret to creating package plans.

These Potato Chips Launched My Copywriting Career (Seriously!)

Most copywriting careers don’t start with a HUGE project. Instead, little copy projects can be key to building your business. Ed Gandia reveals his story.

This Unstoppable Force Is Creating a New Business Opportunity for You

Many businesses ditched traditional advertising for digital marketing. But now, companies are experiencing a problem and it’s created a new opportunity.

The ‘Non-Salesy’ Steps I Took to Grow My Case Study Work

Land case study work, or any writing work, even if you’re an introvert… Casey Hibbard shares four moves that helped her grow her business to six-figures.

B2B Content Can Make Your Writing Dreams Come True

B2B content writing is the ideal market for you to earn a good living. Here is a list of B2B content types and fees, so you can get started on your dreams.

Site Content Audits Set the Stage for Lucrative Client Relationships

Use this approach to set the stage for more writing fees. These examples show how this tactic worked to get in the door and create long-term relationships.

7 Ways to Make Money Writing on the Side (and Gain More Freedom in Your Life!)

As a writer, you have the unique ability to make more money whenever you want. Discover seven writing side hustles that are always in demand.

Get Paid $2,000… And Open the Door to Endless Moneymaking Opportunities with Clients

Get paid to write a proposal?! Discover how to do it… and then get paid again to do the writing work too. Establish your value as a strategic partner.

The Golden Thread

Who is Elmer Wheeler … and how can he boost your response rate?

AWAI staff writer John Wood highlights Elmer Wheeler, one of the pioneers of persuasive writing. Using Wheeler’s tested selling techniques can boost response and transform your copywriting career.

From “I Can’t” to “I Can!” – 5 Easy Ways to Gain Confidence As an Aspiring Copywriter

No doubt, starting out as a copywriter can be downright frightening. The good news is, you can calm these fears down, and become a competent, confident copywriter in no time flat. Just follow one (or more!) of these five confidence boosters.

B2B: The Overlooked Writing Niche That Pays Handsomely

One of the easiest ways to create monthly writing income is to become a B2B copywriter. It’s a lucrative niche with several short copy project options.

The Secret Psychology of Becoming a Great Copywriter

Copywriters go through a predictable cycle of emotions, knowledge, and self-belief. Here's a breakdown of the four stages of this cycle. Where do you fit in?

How to Get the Most out of Creative Conferences: A Nifty Tool for Getting the Background Information You Need from Your Clients … Every Time, Part 1

Part 1 of master copywriter Don Hauptman’s checklist for obtaining the background information you need from your client before beginning a new copywriting project.

At Least 10 Books Every Copywriter Should Read – Twice

John Forde’s list of “must-reads” for every copywriter, as well as anyone interested in business-building or marketing.

A Copywriting Business in Just 30 Days

Follow the recommendations of our business-building experts in our training program and get your copywriting business up and running in just 30 days.

4 Career-Boosting Strategies (Born from a $2.5 Million Campaign)

You can reach “A-level” copywriting success by following these four career-boosting strategies, born from a $2.5 million free water viral campaign.

A Nifty Tool for Getting the Background Information You Need from Your Clients … Every Time, Part 2

Part 2 of master copywriter Don Hauptman’s checklist for obtaining the background information you need from your client before beginning a new copywriting project.

A Freelance Website Leads to More Paying Clients

Having a Professional Freelance Website Leads to More Copywriting Opportunities and Paying Clients

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5 Common Website Types and How to Write for Each

The first step in nailing a website project is understanding what type of website your client is using. See how to write for common website types…

LinkedIn Prospecting: Here’s H.E.L.P.

Discover a natural approach for client outreach. No “cold” sales messages. No hype. See how you can use LinkedIn prospecting to grow your client base.

Marketing with Purpose – Figure out the Why of Your Marketing

Stop choosing marketing strategies for your web-writing business because you feel like you “should” do them. Start marketing with purpose instead.

How 5 Thriving Copywriters Found Riches in Their Niches… and How You Can, Too

In these interviews with five niche copywriters, you’ll see how choosing a niche can set you on the path to earning a better freelance income.

The Anatomy of a Well-Niched Freelance Website

Creating well-niched freelance website can bring more and better clients your way. Use these three examples of niched websites for inspiration.

Using Virtual Networking to Make a Name in Your Niche

Sometimes, even when there isn’t a global pandemic to worry about, it still isn’t practical to travel for networking. That means learning effective approaches to virtual networking can pay ongoing dividends to any writer… now and in the future.

How to Be Everywhere in Your Niche

Want to attract the attention of prospects within a certain niche? Learn how to be everywhere in your niche. You’ll build your authority and your contacts.

The New Authority Builder Few Web Writers Use

Podcast marketing is a new authority builder for web writers. And you don’t even need your own podcast to benefit from this new media trend.

20 Ways to Stand Out As a Professional Web Copywriter in 2020

As a web copywriter, you need to make it easy for clients to say yes to hiring you. One way to do that is to stand out from other web copywriters…

Expand Your Services to Existing Clients for an Income Boost

When you expand your services to existing clients, you’ll land more projects with less effort… and see a big boost to your web-writing income.



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