How to write and sell magazine articles.

  • 348 Pages
  • 1.33 MB
  • English
Harper , New York
Authorship., Authors -- Correspondence, reminiscences,
LC ClassificationsPN147 .G4
The Physical Object
Pagination348 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6248810M
LC Control Number58010133

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Most magazines buy writing from freelance writers, in addition to having their own in-house writers. A freelance writer is self-employed and paid per article.

Each article you write is a stand-alone product, with its own contract, even if you sell many articles to the same magazine. Here’s how the process generally works. My name is Roy Stevenson and I’m a full-time freelance writer.

I’ve had more than articles published in more than print magazines, websites, newspapers, in-flights and trade journals over the past ten years. About three years ago I had an epiphany, or maybe it was a small bout of lunacy. I realized that I wanted to try to write a real book - something. It’s a breeze to browse available articles and submit your own.

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For example, when I write a travel article, I try to look beyond travel-specific or travel-trade magazines to other “general interest” magazines that publish travel-related and lifestyle articles.

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These articles take a bit more research and care to write, but are worth between $$ each. So, which approach should you take. Creating your own website or blog to sell your articles on is nice because you have control and you can retain all profits.

With that said, time and money must go into making your website successful. In fact, it’s even bigger now that so many magazines have an online presence. So, how do you go about writing a magazine article that will sell. What Magazine Articles Do. I admit, I didn’t know this when I wrote my first magazine article, but most magazine articles do one of four things.

They inform, adding to your knowledge about a subject. How to write a covering letter to a publisher, editor or agent The first thing publishers see when they open your submission package is the covering letter.

It doesn’t matter how good your synopsis and sample chapters are, if this vital document fails to impress an editor or agent, then your submission will be rejected.

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Create new articles for other magazines, to build your freelance resume and add variety to your freelance writing life. TIP: You can write for one magazine or for many different ones at the same time.

To stay in good graces, honor magazines you write for by not selling similar material to magazines that directly compete against them. Most New Authors Sell Fewer Than Books.

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