• Content and Copywriting

    What is a Writer’s Platform?

    Share this...FacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedin With the competitiveness of web writing, a writer needs to really stick out from the pack. This is where a platform comes in handy. What is a platform? Well, it’s your branding, your signature style, your niche. When people say, “Gee, I need a XYZ writer,” the XYZ is the writer’s platform. It’s their specialty. This is created by selling yourself with a certain label. This is going from writing about everything to something very specific. Wait, doesn’t limiting yourself give you less job opportunities? Well, yes, but you also make more money. For example, I used to sell myself as a writer that could write anything. As I started…