How to Write & Sell Simple Information for Fun and Profit: Your Guide to Writing and Publishing Books, E-Books, Articles, Special Reports, Audio Programs, DVDs, and Other How-To Content

How to Write & Sell Simple Information for Fun and Profit: Your Guide to Writing and Publishing Books, E-Books, Articles, Special Reports, Audio Programs, DVDs, and Other How-To Content

by Robert W. Bly
     
 

Packed with income-generating ideas about creating a variety of saleable written works, this guide includes information for researching and writing effective, instructional materials and calling upon a variety of publishing channels, including magazines, traditional book publishers, self-publishing, and the Internet. The mechanics behind becoming a successful

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Overview

Packed with income-generating ideas about creating a variety of saleable written works, this guide includes information for researching and writing effective, instructional materials and calling upon a variety of publishing channels, including magazines, traditional book publishers, self-publishing, and the Internet. The mechanics behind becoming a successful writer and information packager are presented in this resource that explores how to write and sell simple information in multiple formats, allowing writers to turn specialized knowledge into money-making books and products.

Editorial Reviews

Freelance Writer's Report
Bly states that if you follow his plan, you can realistically earn $100,000 to $200,000 within 12 to 24 months ... . Good overview and getting started resource.
Minneapolis-St. Paul Star-Tribune
Bly's books are an excellent resource on copywriting, whether you want to market an information product from a web site or promote your how-to services via direct mail.
From the Publisher
"A full picture of today's evolved info-publishing opportunities . . . jammed with valuable insights. Not to mention, Bob gives rock-solid instructions on how to make it all happen. Great stuff!" —John Forde, six-figure copywriter and founding editor, copywritersroundtable.com

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781884995606
Publisher:
Linden Publishing
Publication date:
09/01/2010
Pages:
252
Sales rank:
319,920
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.80(d)

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A full picture of today's evolved info-publishing opportunities . . . jammed with valuable insights. Not to mention, Bob gives rock-solid instructions on how to make it all happen. Great stuff! (John Forde, six-figure copywriter and founding editor, copywritersroundtable.com)

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Meet the Author

Robert W. Bly is the author of more than 70 books, including The Complete Idiot's Guide to Direct Marketing and The Copywriter's Handbook. His articles have appeared in numerous publications, including Amtrak Express, Cosmopolitan, Bits & Pieces for Salespeople, DM News, and Writer's Digest. He lives in Dumont, New Jersey.

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