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Table of Contents

* Angela's Desk - BOOK MARKETING ESERIAL PART 2 - Before Day 1: You MUST Have a Website that YOU Control

* Home Office - Three Weeks and Counting!

* Feature - A Book "Marketing" Firm Charged me $1180. Guess How Many Copies They Sold?

* Q & A - Arrrghhh!!! When a so-called "literary agent" is really a fee-based publisher...

* Paying Markets For Writers and Photographers - 08/10/17

* Freelance Writing Jobs - 08/10/17

* Whispers & Warnings for 08/10/2017

* WritersWeekly Trivia Question for 08/10/2017

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Angela's Desk

BOOK MARKETING ESERIAL PART 2 - Before Day 1: You MUST Have a Website that YOU Control

BOOK MARKETING ESERIAL PART 2 - Before Day 1: You MUST Have a Website that YOU Control

In Part 2, Angela reveals why it's important to have your OWN author website that no one can shut down or take away from you!

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Home Office

Three Weeks and Counting!

Three Weeks and Counting!

Our bags are packed. We're ready to go. We're standing here outside the boat's cockpit door...waiting for the phone call to alert us that...

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Article

A Book "Marketing" Firm Charged me $1180. Guess How Many Copies They Sold? by Donald Abrams

A Book "Marketing" Firm Charged me $1180. Guess How Many Copies They Sold?

Find out why online marketing firms aren't all they're cracked up to be.

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Ask The Expert

Arrrghhh!!! When a so-called "literary agent" is really a fee-based publisher...

Arrrghhh!!! When a so-called "literary agent" is really a fee-based publisher...

When a "literary agent" offers to "publish" your book ... run for the hills! Here's why...

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Letters and Comments

Letters and Comments for 08/10/17

Letters and Comments for 08/10/17

COMMENTS FOR: “Should I hire a ghostwriter…or do the writing myself?” A lot of people want to write a book simply to leave their mark somewhere. To the people out there, who have enough commitment to make it through even the roughest draft, I say – go for it! Do the best job you can up front – now get …

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Paying Markets

CFI.co

"As world economies converge, CFI.co reports from the fault lines of integration. CFI.co features original writing on financial, economic, and political topics that have a global impact." Welcomes new writers. 25% freelance. Circ. 120K. Quarterly moving to bimonthly. Pays on acceptance. Publishes ms in next quarterly issue. Buys all rights. No reprints. Responds 1-2 days. Sample copy available in PDF form. Subscription $59.95. Guidelines available by email. Pays $0.10-$0.15/word for 700-2500 words.

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Farming Magazine

"Growing magazine provides farms with detailed, educational, experience-based content and professional insight to help them improve the efficiency and profitability of their operations." Welcomes new writers. 75%-90% freelance. Circ. 26K. Monthly. Pays on publication. Period between acceptance and publication varies. Buys all rights. Accepts reprints. Responds within one week. Sample copy available online. Subscription free for qualified readers. Guidelines not available. Pays $175-$200 for columns, and $400-$500 for features for 800-1800 words.

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Kashrus Magazine

"Information for the kosher consumer." 25% freelance. Welcomes new writers. Circ. 8K. Bimonthly. Pays on publication. Publishes ms two weeks to two months after acceptance. Buys first rights. No reprints. Responds within 24 hours. Sample copy available for $3 by mail. Subscription $24; $40 outside the U.S. Guidelines not available. Pays $125-$200 for 700-1200 words.

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Freelance Writing Jobs

Writing Jobs For 08/10/2017

NEED WRITERS, BLOGGERS, EDITORS, AUTHORS, OR OTHER CREATIVE FOLKS?? We'll post your ad on WritersWeekly FOR FREE. Please complete THIS FORM. 

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Freelance Content Writer
Retirement Living

Freelance Content Writer
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Freelance Rapid Response Technology Journalist
Android Authority

Freelance Social Media Editor - Pays $15/hour
Dotdash

Freelance Magazine Editor - near San Francisco, CA
South Bay Accent

Freelance Editor
Plein Air magazine

Freelance Tech/Home Security/ Home Automation Writer/Editor
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Freelance Spanish Educational Writers - must be fluent in Spanish
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Freelance Spanish Editors - must be fluent in Spanish
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Freelance Engineering Writer - Pays $36,000-$47,000/year with benefits
Thoughtful SEO & Marketing Professionals

Freelance Fashion Writers - Pays $0.05/word
Crew Machine Ezdia

Freelance Content Editor - Pays $36,000-$47,000/year plus benefits
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Freelance Food Writer - Pays $15/hour
CookingPanda.com

Freelance Blog/SEO Writer - Pays $50/article
Apollo Content

Freelance Writer - near Philadelphia
Mommy Poppins

Freelance Marketing Copywriter - with benefits
Student Loan Hero

Freelance Podcast Producer-Writer - Pays $275/script
WestStar Multimedia Entertainment, Inc.

Freelance Content Writer
Commerce Pundit

Freelance Copy Editor/Proofreader
Mason Gross School of the Arts at Rutgers University

Freelance Content Writers and Bloggers - for dental articles
DLS, Inc.

Freelance Personal Finance/Real Estate Blog Writers
On Q Financial

Freelance Photography Blog Content Editor
iPhone Photography School

Freelance Writers - Pays $0.15-$0.20/word
Multiply

Freelance Women’s Health and Wellness Writers - Pays $0.15-$0.20/word
Multiply

Freelance Content Writer
Devpost

Freelance Content Developer/Blog Writer
TEKsystems, Inc

Freelance Social Media Editor - Pays $15-$17/hour
Dictionary.com

Freelance Editor
Taste of Country

Freelance Resume Writer - Pays $30-$40/hour
RH Resumes

Freelance Web Content Editor - Pays $17/hour
First Quarter Finance

Freelance MultiMedia Journalist
WestStar Multimedia Entertainment, Inc.

Freelance Journalist & Subject Hunter - Pays $50-$100/interview
Ohmore Media

Freelance Book Reviewers- Pays $25-$30/review
IndieReader

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Whispers and Warnings

Whispers and Warnings for 08/10/2017

Whispers and Warnings for 08/10/2017

Is America Star Books (A.K.A.Publish America) FINALLY going belly-up?; Amazon sued AGAIN; and more!

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Trivia Question

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