You May Not NEED a Press Release – But Here’s Why You May Want to Write One Anyway

While I DO believe in the value of press releases and reports, the truth is, you don’t always need to write one whenever you have news to announce. But, even if you don’t really need one, it can be valuable to write one anyway.

How These 5 Do’s and Don’ts of Pitching Media Can Keep You Out of Trouble

Building a great business requires visibility and brand awareness. As an entrepreneur or influencer, getting your content, products, and services in the public eye is important to your brand. You need a strategy to reach your ideal clients. Pitching for the media can seem like a difficult task, especially when response rates aren’t encouraging. However, Read more about How These 5 Do’s and Don’ts of Pitching Media Can Keep You Out of Trouble[…]

3 Things To Do Prior To Submitting Articles

To all writers and non-writers out there, now is the time to start digging up those creative writing skills back. With modern communication technology comes the popularity of information-based marketing, which is one of the oldest and most effective techniques in getting targeted prospects to sites and converting them into buyers. This is why article Read more about 3 Things To Do Prior To Submitting Articles[…]

5 Reasons Why Content is King

In saying that, a one-size-fits-all approach will not suffice when it comes to content marketing. Instead, a focus on creating unique, high-quality and utterly authentic content that is entertaining, useful and interesting for consumers will get you the crown. From text, video and imagery to infographics, surveys, webinars and podcasts, whatever your preferred content medium Read more about 5 Reasons Why Content is King[…]

4 Better Ways How to Get a Producer’s Attention

Every day, I receive hundreds of pitches from experts, authors, and coaches who want to reach the masses with their message. But the chances are — if their specialty or topic doesn’t immediately grab my attention, I won’t give it a second glance. So today I want to give you my insider tips to grabbing Read more about 4 Better Ways How to Get a Producer’s Attention[…]

3 Reasons To Enter Writing Contests

The chance to win. Many writers are drawn to writing contests as they imagine the possibility of winning the attractive prizes. While these contests promote amazing prices, the environment is highly competitive and writers must be prepared to put forward their best work. It is important to note that most of these contests charge an Read more about 3 Reasons To Enter Writing Contests[…]

9 Tips To Land a Book Deal

Complete your manuscript. Many aspiring authors bank on submitting sample chapters to get a book deal, but then struggle to finish their manuscript by their given deadline. It’s important to understand that while some agents and publishers may agree to take on an author’s upcoming book, many prefer to review a completed manuscript before making Read more about 9 Tips To Land a Book Deal[…]

3 More Tips For Being a Creative Parent-Writer

Focus on your goals. While you’d love to retreat to your quiet, distraction-free writing world, the reality is once you become a parent the need to adapt to changes is inevitable. This doesn’t mean you’re going to stop writing, it just means you need to find creative ways of getting your writing done. If your Read more about 3 More Tips For Being a Creative Parent-Writer[…]

5 Ways To Unleash The Writer in You

Inspiration is everywhere. Just look around you – what inspires you? Maybe it’s being outdoors at a beautiful park or the serenity of a wooden cabin. A museum or an art gallery. Is it laughter or love? What’s your ‘muse’? What makes you feel alive and stirs up your passion? Draw on what you love Read more about 5 Ways To Unleash The Writer in You[…]