Archives for Getting Started


The articles, videos and other content you’ll find in this section are all geared toward getting you off and running as quickly as possible.

Within this general category, you’ll find content in the following sub-categories:

Choosing a Niche: This is where you’ll go to figure out if you want to write for the B2B market, learn about SEO, build your own money-making web site, or make a fortune writing eMail campaigns…

Roadmap Tutorials: Find video and written tutorials on things like the basics of Search Engine Optimization or how to create and promote a Wordpress blog like this…

Ask Us: Ask your web-writing questions and get answers directly from the Wealthy Web Writer team and from industry experts.

Select your primary area of interest, then start to drill down to learn more about each niche until you’ve selected your future as a web writer!

Reality Blog: Using a Branded Hashtag to Grow Your Followers

By Andrew Murray | April 19, 2019

Hashtags have always been a bit of a mystery to me. I knew they were used in searches, but hadn’t really paid much attention, to be honest. I included them on some Facebook and Twitter posts, but really only when I wanted a specific company or industry organization to see a particular post. And late […]

Member Update: Memorizing vs. Internalizing

By Heather Robson | April 15, 2019

When it comes to learning something new you have a choice between memorizing and internalizing. Here are four ways you can really internalize new information…

Reality Blog: An Experiment with Pinterest Advertising… And a Surprising Bonus

By Andrew Murray | April 12, 2019

Andrew Murray shares the results of a small experiment he did with Pinterest advertising… one that had an unexpected bonus — a surprise boost to their Pinterest profile.

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Does Google Want You to Choose a Niche?

By Heather Lloyd Martin | April 10, 2019

When it comes to ranking better in the search engines, creator reputation matters. That means your reputation as a writer can bring more work your way.

Member Update: Blocking by Intensity

By Heather Robson | April 8, 2019

Blocking tasks to get more done is an effective technique. You can block tasks by type. Or you can block them in other ways. Discover an alternative type of task blocking to help you get more done.

Roving Report: Writing Success Story — Steve Maurer

By Susanna Perkins | April 5, 2019

Steve Maurer has an amazing and inspiring story to tell… one that is packed with good advice for any writer looking to launch or grow their web-writing business.

Reality Blog: Using Pinterest to Build Your Brand

By Andrew Murray | April 5, 2019

Using Pinterest to build your brand makes sense if you have a website or blog that uses lots of great images. Pinterest can drive traffic to your site without the same demands as other social networks.

The Why, When, and How of Starting a Peer Group

By Tracy Clement Wilson | April 3, 2019

Whether you’re just launching your freelance web-writing business or you’ve been at this for a while, now is the perfect time for starting a peer group. Find out why… and how…