Tag : make money with writing

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There are always questions writers have to answer and usually it has to do with one of two things: writing and, making money. After having written a blog for seven years, and really only became serious with the business about two years ago the main question people ask is usually on the topic of writers …
stone steps
You need people to visit and stay on your blog for more time.  You need to have readers who care about what you have to say, or they will leave. The most challenging aspect if your blog has some sort of traffic coming from the search engines you will make money with this sort of …
When you choose to publish a book, you need to plan for the long term. Unlike writing a blog, where everything is ‘now’ you have to think about your audience, and how you come across long before you have your book published.  You have to think ahead and think about what you have to offer …
fishbowl and fish
Do you think about social media and how to network? For lack of a better term- publishing a blog post is “now”, because once you have spent a good hour doing the research and writing it up, you can get it out to your readers.  You can promote it on the various social networking sites, …
Any writer can understand that there is a risk when you write and publish online, you might not earn as much income, or traffic isn’t increasing quickly. We’d like to make money on our blogs. If you believe that writing is easy, or that blogging is easy this isn’t the post for you. There is always …
“In theory should I not be able to make more money the more I publish?”  The money issue.  The writing about anything and wanting to make money with it.The thing which drives every writer mad. The one thing which must be understood after asking this question is that not all your published blog posts will …
I’m very independent. Obnoxiously so. If I can teach myself how do  something I will get the tools I need. Sometimes tools are as simple as directions from Grandma on how to make her soup or words of advice on a subject from a parent. Tools can be physically heavy objects that you cart around …
One of the new more powerful ways to self-publish is using CreateSpace to distribute your book.  It is powerful because its parent company is Amazon.  Since CreateSpace was acquired by Amazon,  more people have used CreateSpace to self-publish their writing.  This in and of itself is nothing new. Writers want to get the word out …
In general, most writers publish their work with the intent of earning some income.  The idea is that over time they publish more and there will be a snowball effect that happens to them. That vision of money and not having to work outside the home is a powerful motivator.  Publishing, can be the means …
“Is writing about money or being more professional?” This is an excellent question and one that several people have asked over the course of me writing for this blog. As such, I want to give it the air time it deserves. Over the next couple posts we will examine this issue in more detail and …
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