Archives for Business Basics


This site is designed for those who want to leave their cubicles and build real, substantial, and profitable businesses from their skills and interests. This includes things like whether or not you should incorporate, how to manage your business finances, and how to outsource projects to subcontractors. When it comes to the details of running your business, check here first.

Roving Report: One Writer’s Story of Success

By Susanna Perkins | April 6, 2018

Successful copywriter Jon Stoltzfus shares his journey to enjoying success as a writer. He gives insights into how he manages his time building a business and working a full time job, how you can go after clients, what to think about before jumping in with both feet… and more.

Reality Blog: Discovering How to Plan and Organize The Writer’s Life

By Tracy Clement Wilson | March 30, 2018

Sometimes it can feel like you’re busy all day, but that you still haven’t gotten anything done. Fortunately, there are tools and tricks you can use to get organized and make sure you’re doing what you need to do when you need to do it.

How Failing Fast Can Fuel Your Writing Success

By Candice Lazar | March 28, 2018

Failing fast may sound uncomfortable and even a little scary, but when you approach your work with a healthy mindset, failure can quickly show you what works and what doesn’t… so you can do more of what does. Find out four tips to making this mindset work.

An Interview with Successful Copywriter, Lisa Christoffel

By Wealthy Web Writer | March 27, 2018

Recorded: March 27th, 2018: In this interview with successful copywriter Lisa Christoffel, you’ll hear about her strategies for being more productive, sharpening her skills, and managing clients and a full-time job.

Member Update: What Are You Waiting For?

By Heather Robson | March 26, 2018

Are there things you want to get done, but haven’t… even though you’ve been wanting them for a long time? One question to ask is, what are you waiting for? Another is, how will you feel if your window of opportunity closes?

Writing a Pay-Per-Click Ad — Practice Assignment Brief

By Wealthy Web Writer | March 26, 2018

Writing pay per click ads is a fun, but challenging, project. Test your skills with our latest practice assignment. Remember you can submit your work for the chance at a live review!

Reality Blog: Luck or Success? I’ll Take Success, Thanks

By Tracy Clement Wilson | March 23, 2018

Being lucky in business may sound good… but why leave your success to chance, when hard work and preparation are the more certain path? And the one you can control. If you have to choose between luck or success, go with success!

Use This Social Media Channel to Stand Out From the Crowd

By Andrew Murray | March 21, 2018

See how using Pinterest lets you offer potential advertisers on your Money-Making Website exposure to an untapped social media channel. Andrew Murray shares how he has built a following on Pinterest and how he’s leveraged his audience to earn attention from his niche market.