7 Days to a Byline that Pays explains how to tell stories that audiences will read and editors will pay you to write. Dr. Michael Ray Smith, an award-winning writer, communications and media professor, and MTI board member, shared the first few chapters of his book to help you work fast, smart, and get paid for your work.
The first chapter of the book discusses:
- understanding conflict is essential in storytelling
- identifying a news peg or news angle in an article
- using the 5 Ws to answer questions that are important
Get your copy of the highlights from chapter 1
We will release other chapters and tips from the book on our blog or you can buy the whole book here.