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Want to Create and Sell Online Courses? 4 Tips for Making Money before You Write a Word

One way I use my skills as a freelance writer to earn more is to create and sell online courses. Two of the main reasons are: (i) I can reach more students; and (ii) it can be very lucrative. How lucrative? In the last 17 days, I’ve grossed almost $3,000 in ecourse sales from Inkwell Editorial’s school on Teachable….

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Ebook Theft: 12 Things You Can Do to Stop Someone from Copying and Selling Your Ebook

I’ve been writing and selling ebooks online since 2002. To date, I’ve written almost 100 (fiction and non-fiction). Since I first started, self-publishing has become a lot more popular, especially with outlets like Amazon, and a ton of others that keep cropping up, making it so easy. Hence, ebook theft is a constant concern for writers….

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Create Your Own Ecourse: 7 Reasons Every Blogger Can Make Money by Developing at Least One

Know what I earn the most money from these days? Sales of my own products and services — ebooks and ecourses. And I don’t say that to brag, but to open up another possible (very lucrative) revenue stream for you….

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Self-Publishing Profits: 5 Reasons Short Fiction Ebooks Sell — Here’s Proof

This article was originally published on e-Junkie.info on March 25, 2013, a site I wrote for for almost two years between 2012 and 2014. It was originally entitled, Self-Publishing Profits: Do Short Fiction Ebooks Sell? $1,100 in 25 Days Says Yes – Here’s Why. Since I wrote this article, I’ve published over 40 romance novellas….

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Infopreneurs/Self-Publishers: Marketing Insight from My 15+ Years of Selling Info Online

This is the final part to this post, Freelance Writers: What It’s REALLY Like to Create and Sell Your Own Info Products Online – What I’ve Learned in 10+ Years, which turned into a three-part series (Read Part I and Part II)….

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Freelance Writers: How to Create Information Products That Sell – Insight from My 15+ Years of Selling Info Online

This is a follow-up to the post, Freelance Writers: What It’s REALLY Like to Create and Sell Your Own Info Products Online – What I’ve Learned in 10+ Years, a series I first wrote in 2013 and updated this year (2017)….

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Freelance Writers: What It’s REALLY Like to Create and Sell Your Own Info Products Online – What I’ve Learned in 15+ Years

I first published this post on September 11, 2013, and I’ve been selling information online since 2002. A lot has changed for me and in the self-publishing / info-products creation industry since I first wrote it. Following are the main ones that stood out to me as I took a long look back over my career as an online information seller….

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How to Make a Lot of Money Selling Self-Published Ebooks Online: 9 Tips from a Successful Self Publisher

Publisher Note: I first wrote this post in 2012 (Aug 6), and decided to circle back and update it almost five years later.

I’ve learned a lot since then and wanted to share the insights I’ve gleaned with a lot more ebooks under my belt (almost 100 as of this update), and with some things I’ve seen in my business that have changed and/or stayed the same. Here’s how I originally started this post ……

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The Pros and Cons of Selling a Self-Published Ebook on Clickbank

As a self-published author of almost 100 ebooks, I’m constantly amazed at the number of outlets there are to sell and make money. One of those outlets is Clickbank. But, mention to some indie authors the possibility of selling there, and you’ll likely receive one of three reactions, ie:…

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Self-Publishing a Book in an Obscure Niche: Is It Worth It, or a Complete Waste of Time?

If you’re a regular reader, you know that I have several streams of income. One of the main ones is self-publishing. The others are online teaching (developing/selling ecourses); writing for clients; and affiliate marketing in case you’re wondering….

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Create an Online Course: How to Brainstorm, Develop & Successfully Launch Your First One

I once read that information was the best-selling product ever — online or off. I don’t know if that’s true, but I do know this, “how to” articles, books, video courses, etc., continue to dominate search engine results. And, that’s because information drives decision-making. …

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How I Earned $1,100 in 36 Hours: Why Knowing How to Write SEO Content Pays

If you’ve hung around this site for a while, you know that I relaunched it in November with a new mission, which is to help freelance writers make money writing … whether it’s for themselves (eg, self-publishing their own line of ebooks), or for others (eg, freelance clients)….

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