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Broadcast Journalism Street Smarts: The 2012 Survival Guide for Today's Television Newsroom
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 76,490. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2012 by Accio Books. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media
It's time for reporters to get street smart. And not just about reporting. There's more to the television news business than gathering facts and getting your face on camera. You need to navigate the minefield present in every newsroom in America. Broadcast Journalism Street Smarts is a survival guide that offers tips to make your stories stand out, job hunting strategies and critical advice to he
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.
How to Get Started Writing Your Book When You Can’t Get Yourself Started
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,260. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media
Rita Emmett's fun approach to finally writing your book may be just the spark you need to get that book out of your heart and onto paper. I know she did that for me! Find Ideas that spur you to: -Sit down and start writing -Do everything else you have to and write your book -Fill Your Life with Thoughts about Writing
PR Basics in a Connected World
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,100. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
This book is for you if one of these scenarios fits: (1) you just inherited the PR function on top of your other responsibilities; (2) you are headed back into the PR job market after several years; (3) you want to acquire some PR savvy for a prospective new job; (4) you have a communications degree, but have never worked in PR; or (5) you are new to PR and want a few tips from a veteran.
Confessions of a Freelancer
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Price: Free! Words: 12,410. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media
The ten biggest confessions of an experienced freelancer for the price of a cheeseburger. Learn from Chris Stokel-Walker's pitfalls and take his frank advice on how to succeed in freelancing.
How To Publish A No. 1 Travel iPhone App
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,410. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media
Ever wondered how to make money writing an iPhone or iPad travel app? Author Mary Beth Klatt interviews the author of a no. 1 Las Vegas travel iPhone and iPad app for the secrets of her success.
How to Write and Publish an eBook with no Cost
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,180. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
How to Write and Publish an eBook with no Cost. How to create a professional looking eBook cover for free.
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.
Resep agar Naskah Ditolak Penerbit
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Price: Free! Words: 590. Language: Indonesian (Bahasa Indonesia). Published: January 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media
If you are an aspiring author who is looking for a sure way to get rejection letters from publishers, you must read this book (written in Indonesian language). Jika Anda seorang pengarang yang sedang mencari cara jitu agar para penerbit menolak naskah yang Anda kirimkan, Anda perlu membaca buku ini.
How to Break into Voiceover: Avoid Common Pitfalls and Learn Step-by-Step How to Succeed in Voiceover
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,320. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media
Many aspiring voiceover artists go headlong into the voiceover business without knowing the ropes and end up wasting a lot of time and money. By reading this book, you'll learn the critical steps of breaking into the voiceover business and discover the keys to maintaining a long, successful career in voiceover.
Travel Writing and Photography: from Dreams to Hard Reality
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 21,730. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography
Unlike many other books on travel writing, the Global Travel Writers E-book “Travel Writing and Photography – from Dreams to Hard Reality” makes no promises of riches and/or a glamor-filled lifestyle. Instead, the 14 professional contributors to this E-book deliver down-to-earth, highly practical advice, drawing on a combined total of over 200 years experience in travel journalism.
73 Ways to Fire Up (or Just Fire!) the Muse
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Price: $14.95 USD. Words: 16,330. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media
Do you want to write a book, but struggle with self-doubt, frustration, writer’s block, fear of failure, perfectionism, disgust for your work, hopelessness, or boredom? This ebook will help you write through it all. Here are 73 practical, effective tips from freelance writers and published authors – to help you overcome any roadblock to writing. Start your writing career today!
Magazine Contracts and Permissions
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Series: The Business of Being a Writer. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,870. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2010 by Parsina Press. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media
Theodore Sturgeon called THE BUSINESS OF BEING A WRITER "the second best reference book a writer can have,after the dictionary." Harlan Ellison said, "It may not make you a better writer, but it will keep you from being a poorer one." This excerpt discusses the terms you're likely to encounter in magazine contracts, and how to write permission letters when your work is reprinted in new markets.
Legal Matters
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Series: The Business of Being a Writer. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,370. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2010 by Parsina Press. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media
Theodore Sturgeon called THE BUSINESS OF BEING A WRITER "the second best reference book a writer can have,after the dictionary." Harlan Ellison said, "It may not make you a better writer, but it will keep you from being a poorer one." This excerpt discusses fair use and permissions for quotes, obscenity, libel and invasion of privacy, writers' wills and estates, and public lending rights.
Dealing with Editors
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Series: The Business of Being a Writer. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,850. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2010 by Parsina Press. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media
Theodore Sturgeon called THE BUSINESS OF BEING A WRITER "the second best reference book a writer can have,after the dictionary." Harlan Ellison said, "It may not make you a better writer, but it will keep you from being a poorer one." This excerpt discusses how to maintain good relations with magazine and book editors, and how to go about negotiating the terms of sales to your publishers.
Marketing Your Work
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Series: The Business of Being a Writer. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,580. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2010 by Parsina Press. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media
Theodore Sturgeon called THE BUSINESS OF BEING A WRITER "the second best reference book a writer can have,after the dictionary." Harlan Ellison said, "It may not make you a better writer, but it will keep you from being a poorer one." This excerpt discusses how an author should narrow the field of potential markets, and the criteria to use when making his submission list for each work.
The Mechanics of Submission
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Series: The Business of Being a Writer. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,850. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2010 by Parsina Press. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media
Theodore Sturgeon called THE BUSINESS OF BEING A WRITER "the second best reference book a writer can have,after the dictionary." Harlan Ellison said, "It may not make you a better writer, but it will keep you from being a poorer one." This excerpt discusses proper manuscript format, and how to submit your writing to an editor/publisher.
Rights and Copyrights
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Series: The Business of Being a Writer. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,410. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2010 by Parsina Press. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media
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Theodore Sturgeon called THE BUSINESS OF BEING A WRITER "the second best reference book a writer can have,after the dictionary." Harlan Ellison said, "It may not make you a better writer, but it will keep you from being a poorer one." This excerpt discusses the different kinds of rights an author can license, as well as the basic ins and outs of copyright law in the United States.
A Career in Writing
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Series: The Business of Being a Writer. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,170. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2010 by Parsina Press. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media
Theodore Sturgeon called THE BUSINESS OF BEING A WRITER "the second best reference book a writer can have,after the dictionary." Harlan Ellison said, "It may not make you a better writer, but it will keep you from being a poorer one." This excerpt discusses finances, work habits, pen names, and other points an author should seriously consider before starting a career in writing.
Writing for Content Mills:Power-up Your Writing Career
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,080. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media
Learn the truth from an experienced content farm writer. Learn how to use DemandStudios, Suite101, Examiner.com, Associated Content to create residual income, and be visible on the Web. Make money selling your original writings. Learn the hidden secrets, demystify the contracts, protect your rights! Be in the know when you buy this book to power-up your writing career.