Resources for Writers

By Christin Sander | A collection of resources for writers to help you improve your writing skills, be more efficient and market your work effectively.

36 Blog Writing Prompts for any Niche

Google loves fresh content. Neglecting your blog doesn't only alienate current readers, it will eventually cause you to lose rank (or fail to gain) …

4 Things You Need to Raise Your Freelance Writing Rate

Okay.<p>You’ve been freelance writing for a while now but you still aren’t making any headway. Most of your projects are one-offs or ad hoc pieces and …

Writing

15 Copywriting Tricks All Digital Marketers Need to Know

Copywriting isn’t a new tactic in the world of marketing, but in the digital age, the rules have changed.<p>Here are 15 copywriting tricks all digital …

Digital Marketing

How To Double Your Writing Speed

I am a writer. I write slowly.<p>This is a problem, because I am a writer.<p>About a year ago, I tracked my productivity and learned that I write on average 500 words per hour. Most professional writers produce at least twice that amount.<p>So in order to make better progress on my books, my natural …

Time Management

How to Procrastinate Less and Write More

You're reading How to Procrastinate Less and Write More, originally posted on Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement. If you're enjoying …

Inspiration

Write Better, Faster, and More Persuasively

50 Blogs that Pay Writers $50+ for Guest Posts

<b>Dorkly</b> publishes articles about pop culture, covering topics such as anime, video games, movies, and television. They pay $75 per published article. …

Publishing

Plagiarism Checker a Free online plagiarism software to detect Duplicate content

What is Plagiarism & Plagiarism Checker?<p>Technology has been both a miracle and a curse in terms of plagiarism. No doubt, it has become easier to find …

Editing Tips to Level Up Your Blog Writing

Cut out the <b>italicized</b> words and phrases <b></b>in the following paragraph!:<p>Do you ever <b>sit quietly and</b> wonder how <b>the most</b> successful bloggers <b>seem to</b> …

Writing

Get the Hemingway Editor for Mac and PC

Hemingway helps you write with power and clarity by highlighting adverbs, passive voice, and dull, complicated words.<p>“Hemingway Editor is, like a …

6 Best Fact Checking Websites That Help You Distinguish Between Truth and Rumors

The Internet has been called “The Information Super Highway” and rightly so. It’s now the epicenter of breaking news and the free flowing information …

Urban Legends

A Guide to Writing a Great Hook

Do you fear your content is not delivering results? How do you ensure your writing can grab a reader’s attention and hold it long enough to get your …

Writing

Make Money for Blogging Beginners

Hey, everybody thanks for the visit. I want to help people new to online marketing make some money on the internet. At the end of this article I will …

Affiliate Marketing

A Simple Foolproof Tip to Persuade Your Readers

<b>Need a foolproof way to grab your reader’s attention?</b> It can be easy to get lost in a sea of other writing, so little things like trigger words make …

Writing

Use These 10 Simple Tips Now to Instantly Improve Your Online Writing

Ever feel like you’re drowning in an ocean of information overload and that no matter how hard you work, you just can’t seem to get your articles or …

Writing

Every Resource You Need To Run A Kickass Blog: 75 Must Have Tools

Blogging sounds ideal. In a fantasy world, you grab a cup of coffee, draft a perfect post, and hit publish. In reality, you’re fixing headline typos, …

Digital Marketing

7 Types Of Awesome Social Media Content Your Brand Can Be Creating Right Now

Social Media > Social Media Content<p>Aja Frost<p>This story originally appeared on Buffer<p>Have you ever wondered why people love eating at buffets?<p>It’s not because all-you-can-eat options are better for your wallet; in fact, economists have proved ordering traditional dishes is actually cheaper.<p><b>Humans</b> …

Social Media Marketing

Thirty Tools for Writers

<i>[Author’s note: Of the many things I’ve written for the Poynter website, none has been as popular as my "Twenty Tools for Writers." This list has</i> …

Writing

Writing Lessons You Can Learn from Infomercials

Writing Lessons You Can Learn from Infomercials<p>You know you've done it. We all have - woken up at some ungodly hour of the night and flipped through …

How to Write Captivating Copy That Engages Readers

How to Write Captivating Copy That Engages Readers<p>Do you ever wonder how your favorite bloggers get so many followers and why their work is so …

Writing and Freelancing

La rueda de las emociones<p>For all the writers out there it can be difficult finding the perfect emotion for your character, whether your character is …

Simple Writing Exercises Guaranteed to Improve Writing Skills and Speed

Simple Writing Exercises Guaranteed to Improve Writing Skills and Speed<p>Do you sometimes struggle with writer's block? Do you find it difficult to get …

Writing

Copywriting 101: How to Craft Compelling Copy

How to Strategically Deliver Words that Get People to Take Action<p>Copywriting is one of the most essential elements of effective online …

7 Free Online Writing Courses for Improving Your Web Writing Skills

One of the best resources that many people don't know about – unless you're a college student. I discovered this resource through my campus, but the …

How Can I Get Enough Freelance Work Each Month?

Maybe you’re someone who’s thinking about dipping their toes into freelance writing, or maybe you’re a seasoned pro who knows the ins and outs of the …

Marketing

The Real Secret of Finding Freelance Writing Jobs

When it comes down to it, there really is only one secret or technique to finding freelance writing jobs – you keep applying.It really is that …

Writing