The Ultimate Guide To Writing Online by David PerellPerell argues that writing online is one of the fastest ways to accelerate one's career. All content that you publish showcases your knowledge about a certain topic and pitches your skills 24/7 to anyone interested.
He shares a detailed roadmap made up of seven. components to building a reputation through writing.
- The Age of Leverage
- Make Your Serendipity Vehicle
- Create Your Online Home
- Set Up Your Distribution System
- Learn to Write Clearly and Persuasively
- Connect with Anyone
- Build Your Personal Monopoly
I liked the even shorter advice in three simple steps:
- Pick a high value, emerging industry.
- Learn as much as you can.
- Share what you learn on your personal website.
I love how 200WAD makes writing online so easy to start. It takes away the threshold of having to create your own website and the pressure of having to write a 1000-word essay. It's simple and fulfills its purpose to get people comfortable with writing online.