How to Make Money From Your Writing (Self-Paced Tutorial)

How to Make Money From Your Writing (Self-Paced Tutorial)

3 Months Access / 24 Course Hrs
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Details

You really can make money with your writing. Whether you want to create your own business, add to your income, supplement your retirement, or boost what you're earning as a writer, you'll find the how-to's here. You'll learn secrets, methods, and tips to help you generate income with your writing. This class includes all the practical information that so rarely gets taught in writing classes.

In most courses and social groups it's taboo to discuss money, but not here. This course embraces it! Making money is the focus of the lessons. You'll explore a dozen genres that can help you establish a sometime, part-time, or full-time career as a writer. Along the way, you'll learn methods to work faster, suffer less rejection, and bring home more bacon. Fulfilling (and lucrative) writing work is waiting for you!

Enrollment Options:
Self-Paced
3 Months Access Course Code: T9625
No Instructor, Start Anytime
$115.00

Syllabus

1 Getting in Gear to Write

2 The Writing Life

3 Self-editing and Researching

4 Writing for Magazines

5 Writing and Selling Other Short Works

6 Writing Novels

7 Writing Nonfiction Books

8 Ghostwriting

9 The Roles of Editors and Agents

10 Self-Publishing and E-Publishing

11 The Business Side of Writing

12 Time Management and Marketing for All Writers

Requirements

Hardware Requirements: 

  • This course can be taken on either a PC or Mac device.

Software Requirements: 

  • PC: Windows XP or later.
  • Mac: OS X Snow Leopard 10.6 or later.
  • Browser: The latest version of Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox are preferred. Microsoft Edge and Safari are also compatible.
  • Adobe Flash Player. Click here to download the Flash Player.
  • Adobe Acrobat Reader. Click here to download the Acrobat Reader.
  • Software must be installed and fully operational before the course begins.

Other:

  • Email capabilities and access to a personal email account.

Instructional Material Requirements:

The instructional materials required for this course are included in enrollment and will be available online.