Content Writing Mastery 1: Content Writing For Beginners
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Content Writing Mastery 1: Content Writing For Beginners

The Complete Guide to Writing Web Content That Hooks, Engages and Sells - Modern Content Writing Techniques That Work
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Last updated 1/2018
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This course includes
  • 2.5 hours on-demand video
  • 2 articles
  • 7 downloadable resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • UNDERSTAND exactly what you need to do to become a high paid content writer
  • UTILIZE proven content writer formulas to produce high quality content quickly
  • KNOW where to find the ‘hot’ venues content writers are publishing on now
  • FIND the current and lucrative content writing opportunities now
  • KNOW where to find work as a content writer
  • CONDUCT proper research for your projects efficiently and effectively
  • DRIVE traffic to your content for you or your client
  • UNDERSTAND how content writers actually get paid in various markets so you can make money as a content writer
  • AVOID the top content writing mistakes so you save time and produce better quality work
  • USE the top 8 content writing hacks so you can make more money and produce better quality work
  • CREATE blog content that generates leads and customers for you or your client's business
Requirements
  • Desire to learn to become a content writer
Description

In the past people believed that you were either a natural born writer or you weren't.

You either had it or you didn't.  Period.

...but there's an actual method to writing quality web content.

In this course, you will learn how to find and express your unique writing style, share your gifts with the world and become a highly paid content writer.

Master highly profitable, in-demand content writing skills and work for yourself as a high paid freelancer, start your own business or get a promoted at work...even as an absolute beginner

What will I be able to DO after I enroll?

  • UNDERSTAND exactly what you need to do to become a high paid content writer

  • FIND the current and lucrative content writing opportunities now

  • AVOID the top content writing mistakes so you save time and produce better quality work

  • CREATE blog content that generates leads and customers for you or your client's business

  • DISCOVER the ‘hot’ venues content writers are publishing on now

  • UNDERSTAND how content writers actually get paid in various markets so you can make money as a content writer

  • UTILIZE proven content writer formulas to produce high quality content quickly

  • DRIVE traffic to your content for you or your client

  • USE the top 8 content writing hacks so you can make more money and produce better quality work

  • KNOW where to find work as a content writer

  • CONDUCT proper research for your projects efficiently and effectively

Learn the secrets of highly paid content writers

Prior to becoming a content writer I struggled paying the bills each month.

I was tired of spending my time, slaving away for someone else at my 9-5.

I felt like the hours I put in at work weren’t worth all the time I was away from my family.

...and I knew I needed to make a change.

One day I stumbled upon a freelance market where it seemed like writers were earning good money creating content and the jobs weren't too tough.

...but, I wasn't the most experienced writer in the world.

I knew my grammar was average at best, but I could at least write a clear sentence, so, I decided to take a chance and dive in.

...I've never looked back since.

I've been writing content for several sites over the last couple of years now, making more money writing for others than many people do at their day jobs.

I’ve been in your shoes and I'm not sitting in my mansion telling you how it was a decade ago.

The content writing game has changed over the last few years and this course delivers what’s relevant today.

So if you're looking for a way to use your life experiences and earn extra money, then this practical course will not only show you how, but you’ll be learning from someone who is actually walking the path now.

A do-ru, not a guru.

You’ll also learn how to “blog for business”, which is to create blog content that actually converts to new leads and sales for you or your client’s business, from Ken Wells.

I’ve decided to partner with Ken because he has had massive success online creating web content, growing his online business to $150,000+ per year, in under a 1.5 years working an average of only 10-14 hours per week.

So, you’ll be learning practical techniques and skills that work...not just theory.

What will I learn specifically?

  • Current lucrative publishing venues

  • 10 HOT Content Writing Markets RIGHT NOW!

  • The key factors that drive SEO

  • How to quickly and correctly conduct and organize your writing research

  • How to make money with your own website writing content

  • What Does it Take to Become a Content Writer?

  • How to avoid the top 10 content writing mistakes

  • 8 content writing hacks to produce quality content quickly

  • The Proven 6-Step System for Creating Blog Content for Cold Audiences

  • The Ultimate Blog Post Title Swipe File

  • 4 Ways to Capture Email Addresses on Your Blog

  • 5 Places You Need to Put Your Keywords in WordPress to Help Your SEO Rankings

  • A Content Planning Tool Every Serious Blogger Should Be Using

  • A Simple Way to Create a Lead Magnet...even as an Absolute Beginner

  • 7 Blog Post Title Types That Are Backed by Psychology

  • Which websites to look for quality writing jobs

In short, you will walk away with the skills, templates, tools and resources necessary to create a highly lucrative career as a content writer

...and you'll be saving time and avoiding overwhelm when you follow our proven systems

So, go ahead and click the green button on the right hand side, so you earn money expressing your unique gifts with the world...on YOUR terms.

What have you got to lose?  If you do nothing, nothing will change.

If you don’t love the course..if it doesn’t deliver on every promise, you can always get 100% of your money back, so there’s no reason not to enroll.

Once you enroll you’re given step by step instructions and easy to follow exercises.

Best of all, you'll have our help should you have questions or need help applying the techniques in a specific situation.

Who this course is for:
  • Aspiring writers who have an interest in creating a content writing business.
  • Experienced fiction or non-fiction writers who are looking to supplement their current writing income.
  • Someone looking to use their blog to generate leads and sales for their business
  • Bloggers
Course content
Expand all 50 lectures 02:28:48
+ Introduction
1 lecture 06:46

So you want to be a content writer? In this lecture you'll learn what we'll cover in this class and how you can be a content writer NOW!

Preview 06:46
+ Content Writing Basics
4 lectures 08:56

This lecture provides a detail definition of a content writer.

Preview 01:50

You may be deciding on whether or not to become a content writer. This lecture helps you look at reasons why.

Preview 02:17

Before you dive in to becoming a content writer, you need to know what it takes. This video covers that.

What Does it Take to Become a Content Writer?
03:40

Challenges are everywhere. Content writing is no different. Learn the REAL challenges content writers face everyday.

Content Writing Challenges
01:09

Knowing the challenges you'll face as a content writer will help you determine if this career move is worth it to you. Test your knowledge with this short quiz.

Test Your Knowledge on Content Writing Challenges
1 question
+ Content Writing Venues
1 lecture 05:11

You've decided to become a content writer. Now, it's time to figure out a niche.

Publishing Venues
05:11
+ Content Writing Opportunities
3 lectures 07:44

You have your niche, now it's time to find out where you can start writing and earn money. This video provides some options for you to consider.

Virtual Markets
01:45

Here are a couple of new area's you can find content writing gigs.

New School Classifieds
01:40

If you want to be a content writer, you need to build your brand. Self publishing helps you with that. Learn more about self-publishing with this video.

Self Publishing
04:19
+ Content Writing Mechanics
3 lectures 10:00

Do you want to focus on one niche or have a broad approach. This video helps you decide what to do.

Generalist vs. Specialist
02:12

Industry writing is a consideration for content writers. There can be big money in this niche!

Industry Writing
02:06

A top ten of content writing markets you can learn to find more and more work!

10 HOT Content Writing Markets RIGHT NOW!
05:42
+ Research
5 lectures 08:50

Research is the backbone of any good content writer. Learn the basics here.

Internet Research Basics
02:17

Research can be conducted online or in your backyard. Learn more about proximity research in this video.

Proximity Research
01:54

Learn to grow and nurture your primary research sources. This video explains the ins and outs of having such sources.

Primary Sources
01:24

Great content writers are organized in every area. Learn what you need to be organized in, with this video.

Organizing Your Research
01:44

One last important detail to research. Learn the final thoughts on what makes a great researcher.

Final Thoughts on Research
01:31
+ SEO Basics
3 lectures 06:16

SEO Search Engine Optimization is key to great content. Learn the basic definition of SEO here.

What is SEO?
01:31

You have to know SEO in order to make a difference to your clients. Learn the key factors that drive the right SEO with this video.

What are Key Factors that Drive SEO?
03:49

We just touched on SEO. Here are some more ideas to keep you moving forward.

Parting Thoughts on SEO
00:56
+ All About the Money
4 lectures 07:18

You want to earn money as a writer right? Learn how you get paid as a content writer.

How do Content Writers Get Paid?
02:01

Upwork, Freelancer, and others are a safe place to start your career. Learn more about them in this video.

How Can Writer Job Websites Help?
01:17

Don't forget to build your brand. You can also earn money from it as well. Learn how here.

Making Money With Your Own Site
02:18

Some things you need to consider about living the life of a content writer.

The Writing Life: Content Writing and Money Considerations
01:42
+ 10 Common Content Writing Mistakes and How to Avoid Them
2 lectures 10:02

1. Losing Rapport With Your Clients

2. Losing Rapport with Your Audience

3. Over-Extending Yourself

4. Failing to Stay Fresh

5. No Outline

Common Writing Mistakes 1-5
04:58

1. Just Like Everyone Else

2. Bad Editing and Proofreading

3. Undercharging Clients

4. Burn Out

5. Quitting too soon

Common Writing Mistakes 6-10
05:04
+ Content Writer Hacks
2 lectures 09:47

1. Build Templates, and Use Them

2. Get in the Habit

3. Love Your Tools, and Keep them Close By

4. Link it All Together

Content Writer Hacks 1-4
05:04

5. Pillar of the Community

6. Click that Headline!

7. ABR (Always be Researching!)

8. Content Writing isn’t War and Peace!

Content Writer Hacks 5-8
04:43