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What is the Most Important Copywriting Skill to Master?

It’s not what you think.<p>There are a lot of essential skills to master if you are going to write effective copy. I don’t want to downplay the …

7 Steps to Becoming a Professional Copywriter

Those first few rejection emails will hit you like a sucker punch. If you can take 'em, you just might have a promising career in store.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I spend very little time writing copy myself these days because I’m too busy running an agency. I had …

Writing

5 Writing Tricks That Will Keep Readers With Short Attention Spans Interested

Use these basic copywriting principles to keep your reader's attention and your emails out of the trash<p>Ask any copywriter to name their biggest challenge today, and ten to one will tell you it's writing for the ever-shrinking attention span.<p>Whether we really do have shorter attention spans than …

How to Live The Writer's Life Without Having Any Clients

How to Live <i>The Writer's Life</i> Without Having Any Clients<p>Copywriting has turned upside down for me!<p>It started when I watched an astounding <i>Inside AWAI</i> …

How to Become a World-Class Copywriter in One Month or Less

Want to know a little secret? It’s not something I’m super proud of…In fact, most people have no idea whatsoever that I used to be a <i>terrible</i> …

Copywriting Skills: The 4 Principles That Will Accelerate Your Income

Have you thought about improving your copywriting skills?You probably should. Why?I hear this lament from writers all the time: “How can I make a …

Marketing

Your Summer Reading List from the Copyblogger Editorial Team - Copyblogger

I don’t believe in a “writing gene.”<p>Writing comes more easily to some folks, for sure. But those aren’t always the people who end up writing really</i> …

4 Grammar and Spelling Check Tools For Error-Free Writing on your WordPress site

As a blogger, there are many situations when you might feel embarrassed. Maybe your topic wasn’t trending, or the information you offer is not up to …

10 questions for your headline-writing checklist

• <b>Is it accurate?</b> There’s no such thing as “kind of” accurate. When you check a headline, take note of each word and make sure it’s correct.• <b><br>Does it</b> …

Got 10 Minutes? This Kettlebell Workout Only Has 3 Exercises

The versatile kettlebell can test your strength, endurance, and core balance all in one quick and simple workout session.<p><i>This article originally</i> …

Workouts

This 20-Minute Power Yoga Workout Will Strengthen and Stretch From Head to Toe

Yoga is a great addition to any fitness routine. Unlike your high-intensity interval training (HIIT) workouts or weight-lifting sessions, yoga is …

9 tips for writing stronger headlines

Headlines are lifelines to our readers. They grab attention, build trust and help time-pressed consumers focus on the stories they care most about. …

Creative Writing

101 Places to Find Freelance Writing Jobs

Freelance writing is no more lucrative than ever but at least it's getting easier to find work.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Whether you’re an expert looking to make some extra cash or are a full-time journalist or blogger, there’s never been a better time to find …

Employment

How to Engage Readers with Emotionally Charged Writing

Creative writing prompts that you can really feel.In fiction and poetry, one of the greatest skills that a writer can possess is the ability to make …

Creative Writing

3 Lunge Variations Perfect For Toned Legs and a Perky Butt!

When people say the word "lunge" at the gym, it's usually met with groans. It may not be your favorite exercise, but if there's one move that can really jump-start your weight-loss efforts and target your legs and butt, it's the lunge. But before you start just lunging around all over the place, …

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5 Home Exercises to Get J.Lo's Rock Solid Legs

<b>Jennifer Lopez</b> had her legs on display at this year's Grammy Awards, and they seemingly made everyone on the red carpet drool with jealousy. Those works of art aren't impossible to get for yourself, though. Click through for the best pro-J.Lo workouts to do right in your very living room.

Add These 3 Moves To Your Routine For A Tighter Butt

Bonus: They’ll help you sculpt flat abs, too.<p>The secret's out for getting a tight, toned tush: Do a Pilates core circuit before a lower-body sesh. New data shows it'll help you lift more weight than equal-effort cardio. Why? These moves demand stability from critical trunk muscles that pitch in for …

10 Things I Learned From Prepping All My Meals on a Sunday

Save both money and time<p>I’m someone who really enjoys eating out. I love trying new restaurants. And I’ve realized that’s where all my money goes. …