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May 24, 2019

Contents


From the Publisher's Desk - Well-known Book Publicity Firm Refuses to Provide Book Sales Numbers!


News From the Floating Home Office - A Night in the Hospital but No Grand Baby Yet!


Feature Article - There is BIG Money in Testi(moni)als! – by Jennifer Brown Banks


Ask the Expert - “i keep sending out queries but nobody responds what am i doing wrong” (sic, sic, sic…)


Whispers and Warnings - Journalists gets computer back. Will he sue police?; Navy Times hacked by Navy?!; Watchdog Alert about Dog Ear Publishing; and more!


Paying Markets for Writers and Photographers for 05/24/19

Airbrush Action Magazine
Acres USA
Sierra
Salt Lake
RUSSIAN LIFE

Freelance Writing, Blogging, Editing & Photography Jobs for 05/24/19


Freelance Success Story - How I Launched My Freelance Writing Career…in High School! – By Hailey Hudson


This Week's Trivia Question! Win a free book of your choice from BookLocker. Thousands to choose from!

From The Publisher's Desk

Well-known Book Publicity Firm Refuses to Provide Book Sales Numbers!

I was spammed by a well-known book publicity firm last week so I took that opportunity to ask them a very simple question. All authors who are considering paying a marketing firm upwards of $1,000 or more should ask the same question...
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News From The Floating Home Office

A Night in the Hospital but No Grand Baby Yet!

Earlier this week, we all headed for the hospital when her contractions were 3-4 minutes apart. She labored all night and then...
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Feature Article

There is BIG Money in Testi(moni)als! - by Jennifer Brown Banks

Testimonials, when used correctly, can get you lots of business! Today, we’ll explore the dos and don’t s of testimonials, and how to use them to “speak volumes” about your writing business, build your client base, and your bottom line.
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Ask the Expert

Q - "i keep sending out queries but nobody responds what am i doing wrong" (sic, sic, sic...)

I don't know how any writer can claim to be a serious writer when presenting their "work" in this way...
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Whispers and Warnings!

Journalists gets computer back. Will he sue police?; Navy Times hacked by Navy?!; Watchdog Alert about Dog Ear Publishing; and more!

MORE: Journalists in France may be jailed for publishing government document; Saudi Arabia killing for tweets; and a $1.9 Million defamation award!
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PAYING MARKETS FOR WRITERS AND PHOTOGRAPHERS

Acres USA

“An eco-agriculture magazine devoted to sustainable, organic farming and gardening, holistic human and animal health.” 50% freelance. Welcomes new writers. Circ. 18K. Monthly. Pays on publication. Publishes ms 1-3 months after acceptance. Buys first rights. Accepts reprints. Responds within one week.
Pays $0.10/word.
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Airbrush Action Magazine

“Airbrush Action is edited for all airbrush applications, including automotive art, illustration, T-shirt airbrushing, body art, model/hobby applications, pin-up art, pinstriping, and more.” 90% freelance. Welcomes new writers. Circ. 40K. Bimonthly. Pays on publication. Publishes ms in issue after acceptance. Responds in two days.
Pays $0.20-$0.25/word.
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RUSSIAN LIFE

"A bimonthly magazine on Russian culture, history, travel and life." 70%-80% freelance. Welcomes new writers. Circ. 20K. Bimonthly. Pays 30 days after publication. Publishes ms 1-6 months after acceptance. Buys either first serial, second serial or all rights. Accepts reprints. Responds 1 month.
Pays $300 per article for 2000-4000 words.
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Sierra

“Sierra is a source of information, entertainment, and inspiration for people who care deeply about nature. Our mission is to encourage the Sierra Club’s 500,000-plus members (and other readers) to explore, enjoy, and protect the planet.“ Welcomes new writers. 75% freelance. Circ. 600K. Bimonthly. Pays on acceptance. Publishes ms 1-6 months after acceptance. Buys first NA serial rights. No reprints. Responds within 30 days.
Pays $1.00-$1.50/word for new writers.
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Salt Lake

This publication ONLY works with local writers. Do not contact them if you are not located in their city.
“Lifestyle, fashion and culture magazine, glossy for Park City, Salt Lake City and Utah.” Welcomes new writers. 33% freelance. Circ. 127K. Bimonthly. Pays on acceptance. Publishes ms 2-4 months after acceptance. Buys all rights. No reprints. Responds within one month.
Pays $0.45/word.
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Marketplace-Editors

Freelance Writing, Blogging, Editing, and Photography Jobs for 05/24/19

30 freelance jobs!


For links to all jobs featured below, CLICK HERE.

Freelance Copy Editor/Production Manager
Bridge Magazine

Freelance Education Writer – includes benefits
NerdWallet

Freelance Investigative Reporters
On Point Investigations

Freelance Regulatory Reporter
Modern Healthcare

Freelance Reporter
MLive

Freelance Writer – Pays $125/article
StudySync

Freelance Investing Writer – includes benefits
NerdWallet

Freelance Associate Editor
HealthyWomen

Freelance Writer – Pays $225/week for four articles
Learning Jewelry

Freelance Boating/Outdoors Blog Writers
Gander Outdoors/Camping World/Overtons

Freelance Law Enforcement Technology Editor – includes benefits
Endeavor Business Media

Freelance Content Optimization Writers
Todays Growth Consultant

Freelance Writer/Editor
Paradise Writing

Freelance Copy Editor – Pays $20-$30/hour
Third Bridge Creative

Freelance Copywriter
SevenAtoms Marketing Inc.

Freelance Blog Writer – Pays $320-$600/month
Bodoni Blog

Freelance Medical Editor
Syneos Health Clinical

Freelance Health & Wellness Writer & Researcher – Pays $42K/year
Sleep Authority Website

Freelance Copywriter – Pays $15-$20/hour
Worldwide Navigators

Freelance Entry Writer
Kaufman Logistics

Freelance Writer – Pays $15-$20/hour
Art Vox

Freelance Writer
Mashed.com

Freelance Resume Writer – Pays $40-$60/hour
Pro Resume Writers

Freelance Blog Writer – Pays $33K/year
Sleep Authority Website

Freelance Writer/Social Media Account Manager – Pays $15-$20/hour
Streambank Media

Freelance Writer
Popdust

Freelance Newsletter Editor – Pays $10K-$12K/year
Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks

Freelance Content Writer
Kiki

Freelance Medical Transcriptionist
FPC, LLC

Freelance Medical Transcriptionist/VR Editor
AST Services, LLC

For links to all jobs featured above, CLICK HERE.

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Freelance Success Story

How I Launched My Freelance Writing Career...in High School! - By Hailey Hudson

Is it possible to begin freelance writing as a teenager? Absolutely! That’s what I did and, just a couple of short years later, I make a good living by freelancing full-time. If you’re a teenager who would like to begin freelancing, or if you know one who would, here’s how I launched my career, and how you can, too. I …
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