This week I received a message from a freelance writer who bought my ebook Writing For The Web. She wasn’t sure what I meant by writing proposals to get work writing for the Web. Proposals are used by businesses to make sales, often in response to a Request for Proposals (RFP). However, the proposals that you make to businesses are… View Post
Many writers get bitten by the trendy bug when they design their Web sites – or, they get kidnapped by graphic artists into a flash-based all-singing (yes, there’s sound), all-dancing (and moving text) extravaganzas. The results may be pretty (white text on a black background or shudder, RED text on a black background). Unfortunately, it’s not readable. With many millions… View Post
We writers tend to be hung up on “rules”. We want to know the RIGHT way to format a manuscript, address an editor, write a pitch… after all, we must obey the rules. There are NO rules Truly, there aren’t. Yes, there are guidelines for formatting manuscripts, addressing an editor, and pitches, and so on, but so what? On discussion… View Post
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