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Secrets of a Freelance Writer

How to Make $100,000 a Year or More

Robert W. Bly

Holt Paperbacks

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ISBN10: 0805078037
ISBN13: 9780805078039

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416 Pages



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Secrets of a Freelance Writer has long been the authoritative guide to making big money as a commercial freelance writer. In this new edition, you will find out how to make $100,000 a year—or much more—writing ads, annual reports, brochures, catalogs, newsletters, direct mail, Web pages, CD-ROMs, press releases, and other projects for corporations, small businesses, associations, nonprofit organizations, the government, and other commercial clients.

You will also learn how to start out as a freelancer, market yourself to clients, create a successful personal Web site to cull more sales leads, follow up on potential customers to build your practice, and run your business on a day-to-day basis.


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This book was written to help you make a lot of money as a freelance writer.

To my mind, too many writers spend too many hours laboring over work for which they are paid only a pittance. We live in a society that often...

About the author

Robert W. Bly

Robert W. Bly is a freelance copywriter specializing in business-to-
business, high-tech, and direct advertising. He is the author of more than sixty books and has appeared on CNBC and on CBS's Hard Copy. He lives in River Vale, New Jersey.

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