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The Starter Guide for Professional Writers
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 96,500. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
The Starter Guide for Professional Writers offers an on-the-ground view of publishing with the use of inexpensive resources (after all, writers should make money off their writing, not pay for it!). Covering everything from how best to use a thesaurus to how to handle editor deadlines, its holistic perspective builds skills writers will use at every stage of their careers.
Make Money From Home As A Freelance Writer
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,580. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2013 by Slacker Productions. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media
Learn how to make money from home as a freelance writer even if you have no experience. This guide will give you tips on escaping your cubicle and earning enough money as an online freelance writer to cover your cost of living. You will learn how to get started and where to find the high paying freelance writer jobs. Once you master these tips, you can do freelance writing from anywhere.
The Actor's Road to Hollywood
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 30,100. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment
So you want to be an actor. This guidebook is for actors who are considering a professional career in film and television. After you have completed your training and have some experience this book will guide you forward as to what is required to be a working professional actor in the national market. Included are some of the author's personal experiences and anecdotes of working in Hollywood.
Simple Matter Of Style
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,090. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media
An introduction from an old editor to a new generation of would-be reporters, copywriters, novelists, or anyone with a yen for creative writing. Acclaimed by the heads of the UK’s two leading journalism schools, both of which run courses accredited by the NCTJ (National Council for the Training Of Journalists).
No One Talks About Lighting the Elephant in the Room: The Business of Grip and Lighting
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 42,530. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media
Finally... a tell-all guide to how you can get into the grip and lighting profession! Whether you are a newbie in the media world or a seasoned video production professional you can gain a lot by reading this book. It gives a step-by-step roadmap to success in the industry as shared with you by one of the top lighting professionals in Orange County, California.
How to Become a Journalist Without a Degree
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,030. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media
How to Become a Journalist Without a Degree is a step-by-step guide to getting published for the beginner. You'll learn the basics of news writing, news photography, marketing and getting hired. Jump start your career or find out if journalism is right for you.
How To Make The Next Game
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Series: The Lazy Designer, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 47,120. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media
Practical advice for designers already working in the games industry and wishing to hone their skills as well as for those aspiring to such a career.
How to make money from writing
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,240. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media
Learn how to make money from writing. Follow the journey from the original idea to the finished product. This is a true story of how a published book was developed
New-Media Survival Guide: For Journalists and Other Print-Era Refugees
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,740. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media
The New-Media Survival Guide is written for print-media veterans who want to understand and adapt to the online world. Topics covered include blogging, social networks, content curation, content marketing, e-books, multimedia tools, and ethics. By helping readers understand the principles of new media, this guide gives them the start they need not simply to survive, but to flourish in new media.
Freelance Writing For A Living
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 46,580. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media
An essential guide to starting and maintaining a freelance writing career. This must-read how-to buy freelance writer, editor, author and ghostwriter Mark Terry covers where to find jobs, the types of jobs available, how to determine pay, how to contact possible clients, how to treat it like a business and much more.
ChicagoWriter's Guide to Writing Jobs
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 21,260. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media
Being a Chicago Writer is not about latitude, it's about attitude. We're smart, talented, hard-working, and determined to succeed. And in the global marketplace, our skills can be put to work across town, across the country, or across the world. Showcases 46 jobs for writers, including educational requirements, salary ranges, and support. The most complete guide to writing jobs on the market.