American Writers & Artists Inc. The latest news from American Writers & Artists Inc. en (c) 2021 American Writers & Artists Inc. Sat, 15 May 2021 05:00:38 -0400 60 Living the Writer's Life: Colette Rice Years ago, Colette Rice and her sister took a life-changing trip to Egypt. While exploring a spice market, one vendor proudly told them his family had held the same booth for 250 years. When he saw her look of surprise, he explained, “Here, we think in thousands.” Colette’s fascination with the people in the world around her was the driving force that led her to seek a new career in copywriting. She tried freelancing for a while, but it was an in-house position with a nonprofit company that gave her the writer’s life of her dreams… Sat, 15 May 2021 05:00:38 -0400 Why Every Freelance Writer Needs a Website Now Every business needs a website today — here’s a compelling reason why. Plus, five things that may be holding you back from not having a website, and ideas to move you past the hurdles. Fri, 14 May 2021 05:51:54 -0400 Turning Motion into ACTION Fuels Your Writing Business Success You’re working on building your business every day… but are you just in motion, or are you taking ACTION? If you’re not taking these steps, you may not be making the progress you could be. Thu, 13 May 2021 08:00:48 -0400 If You’re a Copywriter Looking for Clients… Follow Your Heart, Go Where the Growth Is, or Listen for the Sound of Heavy Machinery Even experienced writers need a strategy for finding new clients. Here are three different approaches you can use to find the businesses that are eager to hire you. Thu, 13 May 2021 05:43:30 -0400 Social Media – Diversification Is Key Social media diversification is crucial to running a healthy business. If you put all your eggs in one social media basket, they could disappear overnight. Wed, 12 May 2021 08:00:46 -0400 Write a Powerful, 83-Word Email About a Countertop Hydroponic Herb Garden… And You Could Get a $200 Prize! Practice is the best way to keep improving at any endeavor. For a copywriter, that means time spent writing! Follow the “client brief” to do this practice assignment, using tips from a master. Wed, 12 May 2021 05:32:05 -0400 “How Do I Get Started as a Web Writer?” Try These 10 Projects Writing for the Web brings huge opportunity in any niche. To build a solid, enjoyable, and busy career, start with these 10 in-demand digital writing projects. Tue, 11 May 2021 05:46:04 -0400 One Client and You Could Make $3,000 up to $10,000 a Month As a trained web copywriter, you’ll have an almost never-ending lineup of clients. With the staggering range of project types, you can choose which to work on and earn handsome fees… $3,000-$10,000 a month. Mon, 10 May 2021 08:00:46 -0400 This “Universal” Writing Market Is Your Key to a Great Income Discover the “universal” writer’s market ideal for beginners and pros. It’s giving writers the power to earn a great living writing a variety of projects about the things they love. Mon, 10 May 2021 05:27:20 -0400 Freelance Writing Projects that Elevate You to Valued Consultant — Free Webinar and Q&A Join us for this FREE webinar to learn four easy ways to present more value, get higher fees, and lock in relationships with clients that last. Sat, 08 May 2021 05:03:17 -0400