Letters to the Editor: Having Your Say
Writing a letter to your newspaper's editor is a privilege that Americans have exercised since the early days of journalism. You need not be an expert about the topic at hand, but by adding your voice to the discussion you can help shape people's opinions positively and constructively. Here are some tips to help you get your letter published:
1. Keep it short and sweet. Most newspapers and ezines put limitations on the number of words you can wr Read More...
What Makes a Good Newsletter Editor
All newsletters are not created equal. In that same vein, neither are newsletter editors. Some have apparently forgotten the 'news' aspect of a newsletter. Instead, they bombard their poor, unsuspecting subscribers with a non-stop barrage of sales pitches, affiliate promotions and the next big product launch.
As a newsletter editor, you have a responsibility to those people on your list. In many cases, your newsletter is the only contact you hav Read More...
How To Get Editors To Buy Your Articles
Ever wonder what it takes to get editors to buy your articles? Here are four quick tips to help you sell your articles:
As an editor, it can sometimes be difficult to choose which articles to keep and which to pass on. There are times I'd love to buy a whole bunch of articles, but the budget just isn't there. During times like these, I've discovered it's easier -- and pain-free -- to accept the submissions that require very little editin Read More...