Writing Experiment Wrap-Up

I’ve been running this writing experiment for a year now, and it’s time to evaluate it. I’ll answer the questions listed on my About page. Did I have fun? Was I good at it? Did I make any money?

The Big Questions

Did I have fun even when treating writing like a job? Hell yes. . . . → Read More: Writing Experiment Wrap-Up

September Results

September was a complete success for me! I earned $105 by writing articles for Demand Studios. What an awesome feeling! I know a hundred dollars isn’t much, but it sure beats the measly $5 per month I’ve been making from eHow.

The really cool thing about September is I got a great idea for my . . . → Read More: September Results

August Results

I did not finish my goals for August, but I wouldn’t call this month a failure. I began writing eHow articles for Demand Studios, which is huge community of freelance writers. I was accepted to Demand Studios automatically because I had already written for eHow.

Writing for Demand Studios is much more structured than I . . . → Read More: August Results

May Results

May has been a disappointing month as far as my eBook is concerned. I had over two thousand visitors from Google ads and 0 sales from them. The only two sales I made were from newsletter subscribers, giving me a grand total of $10 of earnings.

Advertising dollars spent in May: $300.00 Revenue earned: $10.00 . . . → Read More: May Results

April Results and May Plans

April Results

How to Achieve Any Goal

My eBook is done! Hooray! Go to accomplishingyourgoals.com to check it out!

I worked very hard in the month of April to finish this book and get it online. It has been online for a couple days now and I haven’t seen any sales, but I know . . . → Read More: April Results and May Plans

March 2010 Results

March was a great month for my writing! I finished writing my eBook, which came out to about 43 pages and a little over 17,000 words of solid content. My goal was to reach either 40 pages or 20,000 words, so I am happy with it coming out to over 40 pages. This first draft . . . → Read More: March 2010 Results

February Results and March Plans

February Results

This month I made $4.98 from eHow. Not bad. I’m hoping eHow will give me a steady five bucks per month for infinity. Five bucks per month isn’t much, but it’s still extra money. I didn’t do a single thing on eHow this month, except complain about not receiving a 1099 so I . . . → Read More: February Results and March Plans

January 2010 Results

In January I came up with a list of 14 eBook ideas that I could write and sell online. I collected a ton of marketing data about each idea that helped me decide on which eBook to write. I decided to write my book about setting and achieving goals. See my last post for more . . . → Read More: January 2010 Results

December 2009 Results

In December I wanted to polish my eHow articles, promote them on other web sites, and expand my eHow community by adding friends and making comments on other writers’ articles. I proofread all 25 of my articles (the one article that was previously deleted by eHow staff has been reinstated), added images to the articles . . . → Read More: December 2009 Results

November Results and December Plans

I can’t believe November is over! Time flies when you’re having fun…and when you’re extremely busy!

Wrote my First Novel

During the month of November I participated in the National Novel Writing Month contest (NaNoWriMo for short). It is a contest designed to motivate aspiring writers to write a full-length novel. One must write 50,000 . . . → Read More: November Results and December Plans

Categories

A sample text widget

Etiam pulvinar consectetur dolor sed malesuada. Ut convallis euismod dolor nec pretium. Nunc ut tristique massa.

Nam sodales mi vitae dolor ullamcorper et vulputate enim accumsan. Morbi orci magna, tincidunt vitae molestie nec, molestie at mi. Nulla nulla lorem, suscipit in posuere in, interdum non magna.