2012 Writer's Market

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Writer's Digest Books, Sep 2, 2011 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1024 pages
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This title provides more than 3500 publishing opportunities for freelance writers, in addition to a completely updated freelance rate chart.
 

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Contents

FROM THE EDITOR
1
HOW TO USE WRITERS MARKET
2
BEFORE YOUR FIRST SALE
7
QUERY LETTER CLINIC
16
Pitches That Never Fail
27
The Query in 3 Parts
34
Recent Changes in Publishing
43
SELFPUBLISHING CHECKLIST
47
Reach Your Audience
165
Advice From the Trenches
169
Get the Most Out of Your Blog
173
TWITTER CHEAT SHEET FOR WRITERS
180
Tips for Using Two Social Networking Sites
183
Social Media Master Shares Secrets to Success
188
Educating People on Literary Agents and Garden Gnomes
195
Exploring the Unknown Parts of the Self
201

A Wealth of Writing Opportunities
50
WRITING FOR ONLINE CONTENT PROVIDERS
56
PUBLISHERS THEIR IMPRINTS
60
THE WRITING ENTREPRENEUR
66
CONTRACT NEGOTIATION
72
CONTRACTS 101
76
MAKING THE MOST OF THE MONEY YOU EARN
83
RECORD KEEPING AND PRICING
89
SUBMISSION TRACKER
99
5 Steps to Do Right Now
101
TIME MANAGEMENT AND ORGANIZATION FOR WRITERS
106
WRITING CALENDAR
109
LAUNCHING YOUR FREELANCE BUSINESS
127
HOW MUCH SHOULD I CHARGE?
135
Or Youll Miss the Train
153
10 Dos Donts for Your Book Tour
162
Balancing the Fine Line of Truth and a Good Story
205
All Different Kinds of Freelancing
211
PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS
215
GLOSSARY
220
LITERARY AGENTS
226
BOOK PUBLISHERS
251
CONSUMER MAGAZINES
429
TRADE JOURNALS
749
NEWSPAPERS
865
SCREENWRITING
878
PLAYWRITING
881
GREETING CARDS
901
CONTESTS AWARDS
904
GENERAL INDEX
990
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About the author (2011)

In addition to his work with Writer's Market Deluxe Edition, Robert Lee Brewer is the editor of WritersMarket.com and its biweekly newsletter, Market Update. Robert lives in Eaton, Ohio.

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