Author Profile: Amandah Blackwell

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Amandah Blackwell

Amandah Blackwell is a creative, freelance and ghost writer for industries that include but are not limited to the arts & entertainment, travel, publishing, real estate, pets, personal and professional development, and much more.

Amandah's personal writing projects include screenplays, teleplays, YA, non-fiction, short stories, and poetry. 

You can find more of her writing at www.MisticCafe.com, savvywritingcareers.wordpress.com, and www.savvy-writer.com.

You can follow Amandah on Twitter at:  http://twitter.com/savvy_writer


Articles By Amandah  »

Discover the Secret to Reaching Travel Writing Success
Posted in Overcoming Obstacles, Tips & Tricks on 19 January 2009
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Many people apply for freelance writing jobs such as travel writing. It is a popular niche market! So, whether or not you’re an aspiring or experienced travel writer, how you position yourself is key. Do you know how to “position” yourself to receive travel writing jobs? Knowing how to position yourself will determine whether or […]

Blogging Tips for Travel Writers
Posted in Tips & Tricks on 14 January 2009
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This will be a fun blog about blogging! Have you ever wondered what you could do to improve your travel writing blog? Look no further because these “blog tips and tricks” will help you with blogging. If you’re a newbie travel writer, you’ll want to pay attention to this post. If you do not already […]

Don’t Let Your Travel Writing Go Up in Smoke
Posted in Writer's Education, Writer's Resources on 12 January 2009
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Travel writers, do you struggle with writing your travel articles? If you do, stop struggling and get help! There are many courses you can take to strengthen your writing skills. We all could use a refresher course to make sure our writing skills are up-to-date. It’s easy to get frustrated when you write an article […]

Blog About Travel Writing and Click-On Through to Extra Cash
Posted in Getting Readers, Opportunities on 9 January 2009
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To begin your travel career in travel writing, start a blog. You can monetize your blog through affiliate marketing. Beware! Do not “surf the internet” and sign up with every affiliate that you find on the internet! The popular affiliate sites are Commission Junction, LinkShare, and Google Affiliates. However, did you know that there is […]

Leave the Writing to Someone Else — Record Your Travel Articles
Posted in Opportunities, Tips & Tricks on 7 January 2009
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Travel writing can take up a lot of time. After all, there’s the traveling portion of it followed by the writing. Wouldn’t it be nice if you could find someone else to write your travel articles? Ok, you probably do not want to do this all of the time, but it could give you a […]

There’s Nothing Ghostly about Travel Writing
Posted in Opportunities on 5 January 2009
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There’s good news if you’re a travel writer. Would you like to know what it is? Of course you would that’s why you’re reading this blog! U.S. News announced their “annual list of 30 best careers” and ghostwriter made the cut. You may be saying to yourself “what does that have to do with me, […]

Grow Your Travel Writing Career with These Tips
Posted in Opportunities, Tips & Tricks on 2 January 2009
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Are you a “newbie” travel writer? Maybe you’ve been writing for quite some time and have some success but nothing spectacular. The key to growing your travel writing is to write what you know. Are you passionate about environment and conservation? You could start writing about eco-tourism. In fact, take an “eco-vacation” and write about […]

Discover Travel Writing Jobs on Demand
Posted in Getting Started, Opportunities on 31 December 2008
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Travel writers, by now you know that freelance writing jobs can be found all over the internet. From Guru.com to Craigslist to Oogle.com to countless other job sites, the list is endless. Well, guess what? There’s another site for you to take a look at in addition to the ones that are mentioned. At Travel-Writers-Exchange, […]

Is Talent the Key to Successful Travel Writing?
Posted in Getting Started, Tips & Tricks on 29 December 2008
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If you’re a travel writer, you’re probably talented, right? If you’re a successful travel writer, do you have talent or did you practice honing your writing skills? This is a topic for debate. Some people believe you must have some writing talent to be a successful writer. Others believe that it takes practice. Let’s discuss […]

Become a Tour Guide and Discover Freelance Writing Opportunities
Posted in Getting Started, Opportunities on 26 December 2008
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So, you would like to be a travel writer but need a steady paycheck as well. No problem, become a tour guide. You could start in your own backyard before you decide to go abroad. However, if you love international travel, go ahead and pursue a job giving tours of London, Edinburgh, Barcelona, or where […]



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