Before I cover the practical aspects of how to become a ghostwriter, let’s consider why you should add “Ghostwriter” to your writing services:
Becoming an effective ghostwriter is about being able to make your clients happy. If you’re writing for a magazine, website or blog, make sure you understand the required style so that your work matches their writing style.
Well I chose “Becoming a Ghostwriter” as the title because…well at least they know what it’s about! It’s a guide to becoming a ghostwriter, and the methods I have found to work in regard to client acquisition, scheduling and order completion. It is also much more than this, as I have attached ebook templates, a blank schedule, and a few other bonuses that will make it much easier to follow in my footsteps.
Kim: Tips for becoming a ghostwriter
What does it take to become a ghostwriter? Most articles on this topic point out the obvious need for good writing skills. After all, if you can't write better than your client, what's the point? However, the ghostwriters I interviewed for this article pointed out that there is something just as important as good writing skills: good skills!Have you ever wondered exactly what a ghostwriter does, and how s/he makes a living doingit? Perhaps you are thinking of hiring a ghostwriter. Or perhaps you are thinking ofbecoming a ghostwriter. Or perhaps you're just curious. Whatever. Check out this interviewwith "a real, live" ghostwriter -- you'll find it interesting...Another great benefit of becoming a ghostwriter is, no matter where in the world clients are based, you can complete your work via your home computer and get paid via check, money transfer, E-gold or . With a computer and an Internet connection, you are sure to succeed as a ghostwriter.Colin Palfrey is a full time author and ghostwriter, with many years experience behind him. While he has had much success as an writer, he now also works to help other aspiring authors, and is currently in the process of setting up his own publishing house. Colin recently published “Becoming a Ghostwriter”.To become a ghostwriter you need to have reading, writing, proofreading, communication and grammar skills. You also need strong researching skills as you often find yourself writing on topics that you have no personal expertise in.I am definitely a bit of both. I was a writer first, admittedly, but I have been learning how to market products for a long time now. The whole purpose of becoming a ghostwriter was primarily so that I could befriend and work with the big players online, and learn their techniques.