Marketing Secrets

How I Use “Anniversaries” to Get More Writing Assignments – by Jack Smiles

How I Use “Anniversaries” to Get More Writing Assignments – by Jack Smiles

Anniversaries became a theme for my writing. The tenth, 25th, 75th, 100th and 150th anniversaries of such events as municipality incorporations, church foundings, multi-generational family businesses, industrial and mine accidents, train crashes, spectacular fires and other tragedies, as well as…

How I Learned to Promote My Own Books by Getting Paid to Promote Someone Else’s! – by Johnny Townsend

How I Learned to Promote My Own Books by Getting Paid to Promote Someone Else’s! – by Johnny Townsend

Promoting our own books is hard work. For many writers, promotion feels unnatural, perhaps tacky, and even a little tainted. However, I was able to develop several useful promotional skills while working for a small publisher promoting their latest release, and you can do the same!

What are Actionable Analytics and How Can They Increase Your Writing Income? – by Mark Heidelberger

What are Actionable Analytics and How Can They Increase Your Writing Income? – by Mark Heidelberger

To write effectively for a businesses, you have to understand where that business is strong, where it needs improvement, and where it needs to change direction. Showing potential clients that you understand the importance of these items can greatly increase your chances of landing long-term writing work.