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Greg Blake
I’m a copywriter from West Virginia sharing the lessons I learned in life and business. Like my blog? Check out my newsletter http://bit.ly/gblake13
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Information is everywhere nowadays, some good, some bad. The internet is a minefield of information, especially when it comes to copywriting instruction. And when you’re first starting, you don’t know where to look, so it’s hard to find the real gems.

Want to save yourself from trial and error frustration…

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At first, when I would consider the idea of writing to make money, there were only two things that came to mind. I only knew of two ways to do so, getting a book published or journalism. But that changed when I found Nicki Krawczyk’s “Filthy Rich Writer.”

Beginning My Masterpiece

I always…

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When I first started copywriting, it was entirely by accident. Well, sort of, it was in an email marketing course. I discovered I had a knack for writing emails that made sales. It changed my path in life in a way I never expected!

Though it feels odd to me…

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After starting my journey into the online job market, I’ve been pulled in many different directions by many shiny objects. Till I discovered what I really wanted to do. This thing soon became a passion of mine that I’ve set out to master! …

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After realizing that the career path I was stuck in just wasn’t working for me, I took to the internet in search of a new means of income for myself. I started to search and learn everything I could find and afford to change my life for the better. I…

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Throughout my life, I’ve had many influences who have either changed the way I think, feel, or taught me in some way how to be who I am today. Some of them are known by many, some by few. Either way, they’ve left some mark on my life growing up…

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An Introduction

Pipeline and oil field work has all but swept most of the nation, turning small towns into ghost towns. Stealing our brothers, our fathers and often our daughters or sisters too, as it passes through. Leaving behind wild stories of bar fights, risks or elements braved, and a…

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I was inspired by a recent conversation about guilty pleasures to write my thoughts and share them. Everyone has something they enjoy or dork out over, myself included. For me, I would have to say that guilty pleasure is shaving, well, sort of. I don’t mean I do it for…

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Like most people, I knew I hated going to school. I always thought of it as being similar to a prison sentence, even going as far as asking people how long they’ve been in. Thinking back on it there were a lot of really good times, many of which were…

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When I first started to even consider the idea of marketing as a means of income, I had not done sales in years. Having worked for so long in the industry I’m presently involved in I had not even been online in six years. …

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