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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.

Announcing Wealthy Web Writer’s End-of-the-Year Challenge

By Wealthy Web Writer | December 9, 2018

Join in the fun with Wealthy Web Writer’s End-of-the-Year Challenge. Use this Challenge to create the ultimate success plan for your business in 2019… and earn the chance to gain a byline on Wealthy Web Writer along with some other goodies.

8 Winning Strategies for Writing Attention-Grabbing Video Scripts

By Kathy Manweiler | December 5, 2018

Video is winning the attention wars on the Internet. There’s a sky-high demand, which spells big opportunity for you. See how you can write video scripts that will engage viewers and keep them watching.

Roving Report: An Interview with Successful Copywriter, Liz Farr

By Susanna Perkins | December 3, 2018

Liz Farr, an accountant-turned-copywriter, has enjoyed a lot of in the last two years. See how she landed her first client and what she’s been doing to grow her business — strategies you can use as well.

Sponsored Content — Live Review

By Heather Robson | November 29, 2018

Recorded: November 29, 2018: Writing Sponsored Content is a writing opportunity that many writers aren’t yet familiar with. Join us to see what goes into writing a solid sponsored post… a service you could begin offering your own clients.

Writing Success Story — Steve Maurer

By Wealthy Web Writer | November 28, 2018

Recorded: November 28, 2018: Successful writer Steve Maurer talks about making the transition from earning $5 an article to earning $200 per hour. Hear his take on marketing, getting clients, and growing your business.

Member Update: Discipline as Practice

By Heather Robson | November 27, 2018

Discipline isn’t something you’re born with. It’s something that takes practice. But that’s good news. It means if this is an area of struggle, you can get better. It just takes a little time and effort.

Reality Blog: 5 Points of Gratitude for My Writer’s Life

By Tracy Clement Wilson | November 16, 2018

Expressing gratitude for the things you are thankful for is an important part of building a successful, rewarding business. It lifts your spirits, builds optimism, and gives you more focus.

10 Steps to Creating The Writer’s Life You Want

By John Torre | November 15, 2018

When it comes to building your dream life, you have to be the architect… the engineer… the project manager… and more. Here 10 things to keep in mind as you craft the life you’ve been dreaming of.