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7 Killer Copywriting Mantras To Grow Your Writing Skills

• Twitter<br>• Facebook<br>• LinkedIn<p>Repeat after me:<p>I <i>will</i> become a better copywriter.<p>Great, we’re off to a good start!<p>If you love copywriting, you’re likely …

Marketing

These Tools Will Help You Become A More Persuasive Writer

Everybody writes. No matter what you are doing in life, you need to communicate with other people. Whether it’s a personal email to your friend or a formal proposal for your business, you want to persuade people to take action.<p>Throughout the years I developed a writing routine and found useful …

How To Lose Belly Fat - Hint, No Cardio, Situps, or Diet - Lose 4 Inches of Belly Fat in 26 Days

You want something new and exciting... and that's what I have for you. Here's how to lose belly fat (specifically - lose 4 inches of belly fat in 26 …

Income Volatility: A Big Driver Of Inequality

Being poor isn’t easy. As in, seriously isn’t easy. Trying to balance all the problems that come about is almost impossible, and that’s according to well-educated and accomplished people I’ve spoken with who just went through a multi-hour <i>simulation</i> of poverty. As one lawyer, who was sure she could …

The 3 copywriting principles we followed to 2x SweatBlock.com’s revenue

<i>Start with a messaging hierarchy.</i><i>Be specific.</i><i>Use calls to value, not just calls to action.</i>Those are the 3 copywriting practices we put into play to …

Top 10

11 TED Talks that will help you strengthen your relationships

Relationships also come in all sizes and colors — there are romantic relationships, work relationships, and friendships, just to name a few.<p>Regardless of what kind of relationship you want to strengthen, each is fundamentally similar to the next in a number of ways.<p>In all healthy relationships, we …

Here's Why Writing Down Your Goals Really Does Work

According to a <i>USA Today</i> report on New Years’ resolutions, people who write down their resolutions are more likely to keep them than people who simply …

7 Storytelling Techniques to Conquer Your Blog Readership

Years ago, when I started niche blogging, I used to keep my storytelling skills confined to the ‘creative writing’ label and I used nothing but cold, …

Writing

The Art of Writing and the Art of Life

By Sarah Jane Abbott | Off the Shelf<p>I have two confessions to make. First, my greatest aspiration is to someday be a novelist. Second, Stephen King is my favorite writer--but this is not really a confession, as I'm proud of it and everyone who knows me knows this (and probably wishes I would stop …

How 5 minutes a day can revitalize your writing

Clients are sometimes surprised when I suggest that they write for only five minutes a day.<p>"That sounds crazy, embarrassing," they tell me. "What …

Public Relations

5 Questions to Ask Before You Fall in Love

Is falling in love worth the risk? Should I guard my heart? These are questions every man asks when he thinks he's falling in love.<p>When my wife and I began dating almost twenty years ago, I knew there was something different about her. My best friend was marrying her best friend and, although she …

How to Use Mind Maps to Unleash Your Brain's Creativity and Potential

Mind mapping is one of the best ways to capture your thoughts and bring them to life in visual form. Beyond just note-taking, though, mind maps can …

Creativity

How To Approach Women Without Being Creepy

Have you ever seen a creepy guy freak out a woman by simply talking to her? I have seen it many times. Whenever I do, my stomach turns upside down. …

12 Things Men Do That Make Women Fall Deeper in Love

Men -- we love them. Like <i>really, really</i> love them. We can't live without them and we certainly don't want to. We enjoy all of the little things they do that make them so much hotter. Here are 12 things men do that women really adore.<p><b>1. Planning is amazing.</b><p>When a man plans, it's almost as exciting …

10 Things for Boys to Keep in Mind About Dating

Tags : top 10<p>A friend of mine used to give teenage girls this piece of dating advice: guys aren’t ripe to date until they’re twenty-five years old. I …

Relationships

How to Get the Conversation with Your Spouse Flowing Again

When you first started dating, you could listen to your partner talk about anything for hours. But now, the conversation between you two seems stilted. "After a while," says Laurel House, relationship coach and author of <i>Screwing The Rules: The No-Games Guide to Love</i>, "you know each other's stories, …

Relationships

How to Eat the Avocado Seed

Eating the tasty green meat but throwing away the giant avocado seed is a lot like going for a jog, but always doing so for the same amount of time; …

How to Develop a Daily Writing Habit

You have seen research that confirms that writing every day is the best way to become a productive academic. And, you want to be a productive …

Writing Your Essay

Write a first draft<p>Your first draft will help you work out:<p>the structure and framework of your essay<br>• how you will <b>answer the question</b><br>• which evidence and …

Break the Glass: Stop Worrying and Start Writing

One of the main differences that distinguishes amateurs from professional writers is that amateurs <i>sometimes</i> write. They write when they have the time …

Is Writer's Block Really So Bad? No, and Here's Why

Writer's block is the dreaded mental stumbling block many authors have come to fear. You know, the awful feeling you have when your usually prolific talent with words hits a verbal roadblock? You think,<p><i>"Omigod! I'm stuck in chapter 4 and I can't seem to come up with anything to continue the</i> …

10 writing tips from a creative writing lecturer

In a series of posts, we here at Nothing In The Rulebook have been asking writers to share their top tips and advice on writing. Today, it is our …

How to make a story stand out: Market-ready writing

A big part of building an audience for your fiction is knowing how to make a story stand out in a crowded market. There is so much advice that says …

The writing process: 7 steps to structure and success

‘The writing process’ – this is a term you might hear often, but how do you put in place a set of writing approaches that will help you finish your …

10 steps to starting a business while keeping your full-time job

I listed a number of reasons why this makes sense. I even included some practical steps.<p>But I didn't go far enough.<p>So here's a guest post from Ryan Robinson, an entrepreneur and marketer who teaches people how to create meaningful self-employed careers.<p>(His online courses "Launching a Business …