Friday May 13th 2011

Posts Tagged ‘magazine writing course’

Using social media to… Cultivate Contacts – by Samantha Moolman

Using social media to… Cultivate Contacts – by Samantha Moolman

This article forms Part Three of our Social Media Series. If Facebook were high school I’d want to be Queen Bee (hey, it isn’t called social media for nothing!). The comparison may seem shallow but, as a journalist, your connections (both online and in the real world) [Read More]

How to Write and Sell Articles for Magazines – by Nichola Meyer

How to Write and Sell Articles for Magazines – by Nichola Meyer

So you’ve always wanted to write articles for magazines. You dream about seeing your name up there in the byline, but every time your first big article finally lands in your Outbox, your enthusiasm and resolve fizzle out before you can hit the send button. It’s very [Read More]

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Why Writers Need to Network – by Sam Moolman

Why Writers Need to Network – by Sam Moolman

  IT may be a bold statement to make, but I’ll venture to say that networking is the most important part about [Read More]

Marketing Yourself as a Writer: How To Make a Good Impression – by Sam Moolman

Marketing Yourself as a Writer: How To Make a Good Impression – by Sam Moolman

JUST as money doesn’t grow on trees, neither do work opportunities. Unless you’re lucky enough to already have an [Read More]

Seven Tips for Creating Tension – by Hannah Green

Seven Tips for Creating Tension – by Hannah Green

How do you create that nail-biting, edge-of-your-seat page-turner? How do best-selling authors create tension in their [Read More]

Eight Tips for Reporting from a Disaster Zone – by Noel Cisneros

Eight Tips for Reporting from a Disaster Zone – by Noel Cisneros

  Our Broadcast Journalism tutor Noel Cisneros was called to duty by ABC News in the US to cover the recent earthquake [Read More]

The Winners of the 2011 SA Writers’ College Short Story Competition

The Winners of the 2011 SA Writers’ College Short Story Competition

The results are out! Read the winning entries, the judges’ comments and see if your story is mentioned in our [Read More]

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all be in vain if you don’t know anyone to market yourself to. My next blog post will be about networking, which Read the post

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