Writing informational, how-to nonfiction is the ideal career for career changers, consultants and entrepreneurs of all kinds. Writing builds your brand, establishes your expertise, extends your influence-not to mention that writing can be a highly profitable career.
Copywriting legend Bob Bly, should know—he's a self-made multimillionaire who made his fortune as a freelance writer.
What's Bly's secret?
He knows that there's a wealth of untapped opportunity in the easiest and most lucrative field an aspiring writer can enter ... how-to writing.
And now Bly is sharing his secrets to how anyone can be a successful how-to writer in his new book How to Write and Sell Simple Information for Fun and Profit: Your Guide to Writing and Publishing Books, E-Books, Articles, Special Reports, Audio Programs, DVDs and Other How-To Content (Quill Driver Books, September 2010).
How to Write and Sell Simple Information for Fun and Profit is a step-by-step guide to building a profitable new career that's ideal for career changers, retirees and anyone looking for a supplemental income. You don't have to be a great writer. You don't have to be the leading guru in your field. But if you're curious, enjoy learning new things and love to share your knowledge, you can easily become an expert author who successfully publishes and sells your work.
How to Write and Sell Simple Information for Fun and Profit shows readers how to:
Don't think of yourself as an expert on anything? Bly shows you how great writing ideas are all around you-and presents his tried-and-true techniques for quickly researching and acquiring knowledge on any subject you want to write about.
And once you have a winning idea, there are more ways to sell your knowledge than you dreamed possible.
How to Write and Sell Simple Information for Fun and Profit will teach you how to maximize your writing profits by repackaging how-to information in a variety of formats: articles, audio CDs, blogs, books, booklets, classes, coaching, columns, consulting, DVDs, e-books, guidebooks, newsletters, podcasts, radio shows, seminars, software, special reports, speeches, video, webinars, websites, white papers, workbooks, workshops and more.
How to Write and Sell Simple Information for Fun and Profit will also show you how to make real money from the Internet's insatiable demand for free information, and how to stand out in a crowded market by adding personalized value to your writing.