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Your Path to The Writer’s Life Is Filled with These Stepping-Stones…

An ultimate magic from AWAI helps you go from one success to another. Discover how you can make forward progress on your journey to the writer’s life.

Attracting the Right B2B Clients with Loglines

The logline is a script-writing tool that’s perfect for attracting your ideal B2B client. Here’s how to apply this handy formula.

Harness This Common Mistake to Make Your Writing Stronger

Often writers leave warm-up copy in their draft, weakening it. Find four ways use that writing warm up tendency for a stronger first draft.

The Key First Step for Every Copywriting Project

You’ve landed a prime copywriting project. But before you dive into the writing, there’s a key step you need to take first to make writing faster and easier.

Catherine Catozzi’s Meteoric Rise to Writing Success and $3K in One Month

If you need a dose of inspiration to carry you through the cooling fall weather, look no further than Catherine Catozzi’s story. Just a few months ago, she made up her mind to be a Barefoot Writer. And then she did one simple thing that landed her a string of clients – and a four-figure month. Read on to find out how she did it.

Why Finding Nemo Almost BOMBED: Discover How Pixar’s Last-Minute “Fix” Narrowly Avoided Box-Office Catastrophe

Three tricks you can steal from Pixar’s million-dollar “cutting-room” process to transform your writing into “A-level” storytelling.

Five Writing Projects that Pay $1,000 or More… And Can Be Completed in Just One Weekend!

Turn your weekend or spare time into paid writing income. Rebecca Matter shares 5 in-demand projects you can learn quickly, and complete fast for big pay.

How to Make Sure You Meet Your Deadlines and Give Your Clients the Best Copy You Can

Key to copywriting success is building a reputation for being on time with accurate, engaging copy. Use these tips for a process to keep clients happy.

8 Winning Strategies for Writing Attention-Grabbing Video Scripts

Video is winning the attention wars on the Internet. See how you can write video scripts that will engage viewers and keep them watching.

How a “Two-Penny” Mailing Opened a Floodgate of Copywriting Opportunities

Follow these three useful tips on how to catapult your copywriting career, and you can land more writing projects and earn more money faster.

The Writer’s Life

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.

Get a Head Start on the Ultimate Writing Talent Equalizer

Regardless of where you started, who you know, or how smart you are, there’s one important element in any moneymaking writing career. And you can have it

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.

Practice Assignment: Write 83 Words of Online Copy

Practice is the best way to get started, and get better, as an online copywriter. Here’s the chance to do a practice assignment, using tips from a master.

Four Reasons Why You NEED a Mastermind Group

Rae Robinson has four reasons why a mastermind group will help accelerate your successful copywriting career.

A Little-Known, Yet Powerful 11-Step Action Plan for Leading a Successful, Happy Life

John Wood reveals his 11-step action plan. Follow it and it will help you lead a successful, happy life.

How to Determine Your Value in the Marketplace

Landing a client is half the battle. Steve Roller walks us through the other half, working out the specifics of the deal.

Why Making Money Writing Should Be Fun (According to Ben Settle…)

Email writer Ben Settle has an enviable lifestyle… He only writes for 10 minutes a day. Yet he’s hugely successful. Read this interview for his secrets.

How To Get All the Clients You Need from People You Already Know

Cindy Cyr shares how tapping into the network of people you already know is one sure way to get all the clients you need.

Become the Leading Expert in Something

Michael Katz tells a great story of turning what may just be an interesting fact into a profitable focus for a freelance business.

The Golden Thread

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.

Two Hidden Persuasion Tactics That Get Prospects to Hit the Buy Button

If you use these 2 persuasion tactics in your copy, you’ll get more people buying the products you’re selling — and you’ll land more copywriting projects.

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?

The Power of One — One Big Idea

Today, Michael Masterson gets at the very heart of powerful, persuasive writing.

Get Instant Recognition and Charge Higher Copy Fees

The smart way to charge higher fees is to showcase your AWAI VerifiedTM Badges. They let clients know you can write today’s most in-demand projects.

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.

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.

Why the “Get Clients First” Approach Will Increase Your Copywriting Income

Being a successful copywriter who earns a lot of money doesn’t happen by chance. Follow these three steps to make a plan and put it into action.

Easy Income: Five Ways to Earn Money Writing Emails

There are many ways to earn money as a copywriter. One of the easiest ways to generate income is writing emails. Here are five projects to start with.

Five Tips for Copywriting Success from a Hollywood Bombshell

As you progress from up-and-coming to “A-list” copywriter, you’ll hit a few rough spots. Follow these five lessons from a Hollywood Bombshell for success.

Wealthy Web Writer

The “Nonsense Method” to Beat Writer’s Block

Put a new twist on an old technique to help you beat writer’s block and create fun, useful content every day… either for yourself or for your clients.

Direct response dead?!? Not even close…

Content marketing is on the rise, but that doesn’t mean direct-response copywriting is dead. See how the two work together to make sales.

You’re a Bitter Disappointment to Your Loved Ones and Yourself

Joshua Boswell shares how you can attract clients that are willing to pay you a ton of money, right now.

Want to Blog, but Can’t Find the Time?

If you want to blog for your web-writing business, but find the prospect overwhelming, here’s a strategy that will help you make time for blogging.

Using Stories in Marketing: How to Find and Tell Great Stories

Using stories in your marketing makes your message more memorable, more compelling, and more credible. But where do you find great stories?

How Many Clients Do You Need for a Good Living?

How many clients do you need to make a good living as a freelance writer? Figure out your target number of clients to reach your income goals.

Getting Started With Speaking Engagements

Speaking engagements are very effective for marketing and building authority. If you haven’t considered using speaking engagements, it’s time to rethink.

5 Creative Ways for Saying Thank You to Your Clients

Saying thank you to your clients is more than just polite. It builds relationships and can help keep your clients coming back to you with new projects.

5 Simple Steps to a Lead Magnet That Pulls

In the early days of list building, people would subscribe to your list just to receive your e-newsletter. Nowadays, you need a lead magnet that pulls.

10 Resources You Can Use to Become a Better Writer in 2018

To help you get off to a great start in 2018, here are 10 resources to help you become a better writer fast. You’ll be more organized and a faster writer.



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