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Writing/Freelance Writing Books - Paul Lima
CHOICE POINTS When You Have to Decide Which Way to Go By Robert Reaume
eBook (ePub): $5.95
Every day of your life you are confronted with having to make decisions and take actions. Some of the choices lead to disappointment or failure, while other decisions will lead to satisfaction and... More > success. Although you have the freedom to make your daily choices, you don't have the power to choose and control the results of your decisions and actions. This book represents a collection of concepts, principles, and ideas that are designed to help you think more rationally about many areas of your life so you will become more competent in making wiser choices as you grow and evolve. It can provide you with guidance and a more objective perspective to help you make up your mind when you have to decide which way to go.< Less
How to Write a Non-fiction Book in 60 Days By Paul Lima
Paperback: $14.95
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"How to Write a Non-fiction Book in 60 Days" is ideal for consultants, workshop leaders, speakers, freelance writers, or anyone who wants to write a solid first draft of a non-fiction book... More > - in 60 days. Learn how to take your book from inspiration to completion in days, not years. Written by successful freelance writer, author, and writing instructor Paul Lima, "How To Write A Non-fiction Book In 60 Days" takes you, step-by-step, from your book idea to a detailed chapter-by-chapter outline, to a solid first draft - in 60 days. In addition, "60 Days" includes two bonus chapters: one on constructing effective sentences and paragraphs and one on affordable self-publishing using print on demand (POD).< Less
Everything You Wanted to Know About Freelance Writing By Paul Lima
Paperback: $29.95
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Everything You Wanted to Know About Freelance Writing, combines The Six-Figure Freelancer: How to Find, Price and Manage Corporate Writing Assignments & Business of Freelance Writing: How to... More > Develop Article Ideas and Sell Them to Newspapers and Magazines. It's two popular 7x10 books on how to become a freelance writer, in one 8.5x11 spiral bound text, for less than the price of the two books. (Choose from spiral-bound paperback or electronic PDF format.) If you want the 7x10 book, please visit the book website: www.paullima.com/books/everything.html.< Less
How to Write a Non-fiction Book in 60 Days By Paul Lima
eBook (PDF): $7.95
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"How to Write a Non-fiction Book in 60 Days" is ideal for consultants, workshop leaders, speakers, freelance writers, or anyone who wants to write a solid first draft of a non-fiction book... More > - in 60 days. Learn how to take your book from inspiration to completion in days, not years. Written by successful freelance writer, author, and writing instructor Paul Lima, "How To Write A Non-fiction Book In 60 Days" takes you, step-by-step, from your book idea to a detailed chapter-by-chapter outline, to a solid first draft - in 60 days. In addition, "60 Days" includes two bonus chapters: one on constructing effective sentences and paragraphs and one on affordable self-publishing using print on demand (POD).< Less
Unblock Writer's Block: How to Face It, Deal With It and Overcome It With Over 70 Writing Exercises to Get You Started and Keep You Writing By Paul Lima
eBook (ePub): $5.95
If you have writer’s block, or are having difficulty writing, then this book should help you beat back whatever is blocking you, get you writing and keep you writing. The exercises in this book... More > will help you move beyond your block, and write. As someone who has been writing for over 40 years, has been paid to write for over 35 years, and has taught writing for over 25 years, I know that it can take work to keep on writing. If you feel as if you are stuck in a prisoner’s block, then consider this book a set of tools baked in a cake and delivered to your cell. They will help you break out of the block, so you will be free to write again. If you use the tools in this book and put pen to paper or fingers to keyboard, letters will appear. And some of those letters will form words. And some of those words will form sentences. And some of those sentences will form paragraphs. And so on and so on... And here you thought you were blocked. So get ready to buckle down and write!< Less
Everything You Wanted to Know About Freelance Writing By Paul Lima
eBook (PDF): $12.95
Everything You Wanted to Know About Freelance Writing, combines The Six-Figure Freelancer: How to Find, Price and Manage Corporate Writing Assignments & Business of Freelance Writing: How to... More > Develop Article Ideas and Sell Them to Newspapers and Magazines. It's two popular 7x10 books on how to become a freelance writer, in one 8.5x11 spiral bound text, for less than the price of the two books. (Choose from spiral-bound paperback or electronic PDF format.) If you want the 7x10 book, please visit the book website: www.paullima.com/books/everything.html.< Less
How to Write Media Releases to Promote Your Business, Organization, or Event By Paul Lima
eBook (PDF): $12.95
If you are not telling your story, who is? Consumers often regard advertising with skepticism, but they regard similar messages in newspaper and magazine articles as credible. The proof? Public... More > relations generates 28% of sales inquiries, according to a consumer and business purchasing study. However, many organizations neglect this cost-effective marketing tool. "How to Write Media Releases to Promote your Business, Organization or Event (Third Edition)" includes information, examples and exercises that will explain: how PR differs from paid advertising; what editors and journalists consider newsworthy; how to focus your media release on your news; how to write concise media releases and media advisories; how to issue them; and when and how to follow up. Includes two new chapters on generating publicity using blogs and social media such as LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter. Choose from stitched paperback or electronic PDF file; 18 chapters; 39,000 words.< Less
Everything You Wanted to Know About Freelance Writing: How to Develop Article Ideas and Sell Them to Newspapers and Magazines & How to Find, Price and Manage Corporate Writing Assignments By Paul Lima
eBook (ePub): $9.95
Everything You Wanted To Know About Freelance Writing combines two popular business of freelance writing books in one comprehensive book... "Business of Freelance Writing: How to Develop Article... More > Ideas and Sell Them to Newspapers and Magazines" shows you how to develop article ideas, write query letters, pitch your ideas to the right editor at the right publications, and follow up on your queries. "The Six Figure Freelancer" demonstrates how to plan and market your way to freelance writing success in the lucrative corporate market.< Less
Do you know where your Web site ranks? How to optimize your Web site for the best possible Search Engine results By Paul Lima
eBook (PDF): $7.95
"Do you know where your Website ranks?" includes detailed information on a dozen effective Search Engine Optimization techniques -- all in an easy-to-read, easy-to-follow book. Techniques... More > include: define your keywords and phrases; think vertically, horizontally and geographically when defining keywords; borrow and barter reciprocal links; use consistent, text-based site navigation menu; use keyword alternative text tags with graphics; combine keywords with Flash and other "non-text" objects (such as images); build a text-based site map; use keywords in your Title and meta tags; change your keywords from page to page; ensure all content includes keywords; submit your site to Google, Bing and Yahoo!. The book also included two chapters on SEO and blogging and SEO and social media, and how to use blogging and social media to promote your company, products or services, or cause online. Choose from paperback or PDF. Or go to www.paullima.com/books/seo.html to purchase Kindle or ePub editions.< Less
Copywriting That Works: Bright Ideas to Help You Inform Persuade, Motivate and Sell! By Paul Lima
eBook (PDF): $19.95
If you want to master the craft of writing advertising copy that informs, persuades, motivates and sells, then this book is for you. From branding to hard sell, from ads to direct response marketing,... More > from website copy to social media, Copywriting That Works... works! The book will show you how to: develop concepts that command attention; write headlines and body copy that meet your objectives; apply creative copywriting concepts to ads, direct response brochures, Web copy and social media. In a step-by-step approach, this practical, easy-to-follow book shows you the importance of: determining your purpose, defining your target market, knowing your unique selling proposition before you write, and differentiating between brand awareness and hard sell and between features and benefits. In addition, Copywriting That Works includes a bonus chapter on how to optimize websites for the best Search Engine results. "I learned more in 10 pages of Paul's book than I learned in an 8 week course."< Less