Bob Bly Copywriter/Internet Marketing Strategist

Resources for Freelance Writers


www.awaionline.com
American Writers and Artists Institute. Home study courses in desktop publishing, direct mail copywriting, and travel writing

www.yudkin.com
Marcia has a great site on how to make more money as a writer and sell more of what you write.

www.awoc.com
Besides the free newsletter, freelance writers will find money-making tips.

www.freelancewrite.about.com
Links to resources relating to jobs, business writing, contracts and grantwriting.

www.parapublishing.com
Maintained by Dan Poynter, the king of self-publishing. Provides extensive information on self-publishing and promotion.

www.writerswrite.com
Comprehensive site offering the Internet Writing Journal magazine, research tools, links to writing seminars, organizations and contests. Offering 562 paying markets.

www.writers.net
Links to writers, editors and writing resources.

www.coffeehouseforwriters.com
Provides community forum for critiques, online workshops and resources.

www.asja.org
American Society of Journalists and Authors. A professional association for freelance writers.

www.writersweekly.com
The largest-circulation freelance writing e-zine on the internet. Writer's Weekly is a free e-zine packed with paying writing opportunities, writers warnings, and e-books that will make you a successful writer.

filbertpublishing.com
Writing, Etc. is the free e-zine that will make your writing sparkle, help you write killer queries, and will get you on the road to publication.

writersmarket.com
Writers Market is a database giving you access to thousands of magazines that can purchase your writing.

groups.yahoo.com/group/workforwriters
A "list" (forum) for writers to find leads for jobs and assignments.

www.writingfordollars.com
Writing For Dollars, a bi-monthly e-zine has writing tips and paying markets that will purchase your writing.

www.dreamwater.net/art/nycwriters
An online community for New York City Writers.

www.worldwidefreelance.com
This monthly email newsletter focuses on non- U.S. markets. A brief summary is provided for each listing.

www.freelancing4money.com
This weekly email newsletter offers 30 to 35 pages of market information in every issue.

www.inscriptionsmagazine.com
The editor of Inscriptions combs through the various job sites every week and compiles an extensive listing of jobs for writers in this weekly email newsletter.

www.journalistusa.com
Online directory of editorial and production staff, used by publishers and editors when looking to hire new freelance talent.

www.writing-world.com/freelance/tourism.shtml
A World of Writing Tips... For Writers Around the World.

www.right-writing.com/links.html

www.writing.com
A place to publish your writing on the internet.

www.mastersinenglish.org