Tag: Creative Writing

10 Literary Techniques to use in Your Copywriting

I believe that the key ingredients of all great writing are the same.

However, many writers don’t feel this way.

Novelists often find copywriting soul-destroying and avoid it as much as possible.

But if you want to reach more people—and compel those people to purchase your books—you need to work on your copywriting.

If you don’t, you won’t create a connection with your audience and they’ll be much less likely to purchase anything from you.

The deeper the connection you create with your reader, the more likely you’ll be to compel them into action.

Here are 9 literary techniques you can use in your copywriting that prove copywriting and fiction writing aren’t so different after all.

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The Different Types of Fiction in a Way That Won’t Make Your Head Explode

Categorising fiction between short stories, novels, and novellas is about so much more than just the number of words. It’s also about genre, the story’s complexity, and character development.

Word counts vary depending on whom you ask, but the general consensus is that a novel is over 50,000 words, a short story under 20,000, and a novella anything in between.

However, this can be broken down further. And, to make matters complicated, some things overlap…

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6 Writing Myths That Are Holding You Back

We’ve all dreamt of creating a world as well-respected and worshipped as J.K.Rowling’s Wizarding World. We’d be lying if we said that we didn’t. Unfortunately, this just isn’t possible for most of us. It’s sad, but true. While it’s important to aim big, it’s also important to be realistic in what we can achieve as writers. The truth is, no matter what path we choose, fewer and fewer writers each year make a living from what they write, whether it’s fiction, nonfiction, or even journalism. Here are 6 writing myths and the realities behind them.

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