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marketing strategies

To Find Writing Jobs, Go Offline: 4 Old-School Marketing Strategies

Try something a bit different to find new writing jobs: Promote your services in real life with offline marketing strategies.

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essay contest

4 Essay Contests With Impressive Prizes: Win an Inn, Farm or Movie Theatre

Win one of these essay contests, and you could walk away with a business worth up to $900,000.

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ghostwriter

Become a Ghostwriter: Here’s How to Write in Someone Else’s Voice

Whether you’re writing a book or a blog post, nailing someone else’s voice isn’t easy. But it’s a key skill for a ghostwriter.

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What's your book marketing plan?

What’s Your Book Marketing Plan? 6 Crucial Steps to Include

Not sure how to promote your book? Spread the word with these simple book marketing ideas.

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Where to submit short stories

Where to Submit Short Stories: 25 Magazines and Websites That Want Your Work

Writing short stories? Here’s where to get them published — and most of these outlets pay.

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freelance writing jobs for beginners

Freelance Writing Jobs for Beginners: Get Paid to Write

Struggling to find freelance writing jobs? These gigs will help you earn a paycheck.

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inner critic

Silence Your Inner Critic: How to Defeat Your Writing Demons

Struggling to write in the face of an inner critic or fear of failure? It’s time to reclaim your power and creativity.

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How to track changes in Google Docs

How to Track Changes in Google Docs: Using the Suggest Edits Feature

Editors rejoice! This editing tool will change your life. Here’s how to use the new Suggest Edits feature in Google Docs.

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Publish or Perish writing contest

To Win This Writing Contest, You’ll Need a Great Book Marketing Plan

Your marketing strategy could help you land a traditional publishing contract in the Publish or Perish writing contest.

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Writing a book in a noisy place

Writing a Book? 3 Reasons to Work in a Noisy Place

The best places to write might not be quiet, after all. Here’s why you might write better surrounded by noise.

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