Tips on a Website Launch Press Release

Many great reasons exist for sending out press releases. A press release for your new Website launch is an essential part of the branding process as well as a great way to get the word out about your site, attracting visitors and gaining backlinks. Press releases you publish online with links back to your site can instantly improve your traffic and ultimately can help your site’s page rank too, so don’t delay. A Website launch press release, like other business themed press releases, should include certain vital information as well as details on the Website itself and possibly even a quote Read more...

How to Write a Product Review that Gets the Right Attention

If you are wondering how to write a product review – or possibly more importantly, how to get a product review written for your business and its products – this article should give you the basics and help get you started. Product review writing is a special skill that shines best when done by established writers, but the truth is, anyone can write a product review. That doesn’t mean it will be a great product review, or even a highly effective review – those generally come from seasoned creative writers. However, if you look around the Web, you’ll see sites like Yelp, InsiderPages, a Read more...

How to Write a Bio on Yourself that Others Will Read

Writing a bio on yourself can be a challenging task, especially for someone who isn’t always comfortable talking about themselves. If you don’t know how to write a bio on yourself, or even a short bio, don’t worry. This is a task that you can learn quickly and improve over time. When you write a bio on yourself, you want to be sure to include facts that are interesting so the reader wants to keep reading or decides to keep looking for more. Even if it’s your first time writing a biography about yourself, you can start out with a simple, short bio that still grabs attention. Different r Read more...

The Value of Having Your Own Business Cards as a Writer or Independent Creative Professional

By Kathryn M. D’Imperio For a lot of writers there is a grueling process of finding leads, pitching your services (or a story idea), waiting, and finally doing the meager amount of work that you’ve been assigned. Luckily there are other ways to market yourself besides scouring the freelance writing gigs and writers’ markets. Having your own business cards as a writer (or any independent professional for that matter) can be invaluable! Your first set of business cards does not need to be the best set of business cards you ever own. The main purpose of these business cards is to help you g Read more...

Creative Writing Ideas — Some Tips on Fighting Writer’s Block

For some people creative writing comes naturally (to a point). For others, writing extensively might take some time and practice. Even the most avid and experienced writers get writer’s block from time to time, so don’t worry if you find yourself struggling with what to write or how much to write. If you are looking for some creative writing ideas and exercises to keep your mind sharp and to help you avoid writer’s block, I’ve got some great tips for you. Sometimes doing the same thing over and over again becomes so repetitive that you lose your zest and passion for wha Read more...