Getting Started As a Freelance Writer

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Getting Started as a Freelance Writer shows you how to start, run, and build a freelance writing business doing whatever type of writing you prefer. This book is indispensable for writers at every stage of their career.

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Overview

Getting Started as a Freelance Writer shows you how to start, run, and build a freelance writing business doing whatever type of writing you prefer. This book is indispensable for writers at every stage of their career.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781591810377
  • Publisher: Sentient Publications
  • Publication date: 2/15/2006
  • Series: Culture Tools Series
  • Pages: 270
  • Product dimensions: 5.97 (w) x 8.96 (h) x 0.61 (d)

Table of Contents

1 Do you really want to be a writer? 5
2 Things you need to know and do before you start 21
3 The self-confident writer 33
4 Money and the freelance writer 47
5 The freelance writer's business plan 59
6 Entry-level assignments to get you started 69
7 Magazine articles : the writer's bread and butter 87
8 Marketing and self-promotion for writers 97
9 Big bucks in business writing 115
10 Working with agents and book proposals 125
11 Building your Website and publishing your ezine 137
12 Writing for the Internet and multimedia 149
13 Maximizing your personal productivity 153
14 Growing your business 169
15 Making your writing dreams come true 181
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  • Posted April 6, 2011

    Packed and Practical

    Mr. Bly packs this tool-book with so much information it is best to have your own private copy if you're a "wannabe" writer, been in the "minor leagues" of freelance writing, or have even been in the business for some time. It contains practical, producible advice to motivate those who are serious about writing.

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