could very well Be the most boring course you'll ever take!
know how sometimes we have to do stuff we don't like for our
own good? Well that's what this is.
It's a course that
teaches everyone like me (you know the ones who were busy
passing notes about cute boys during English class) what basic grammar,
spelling and punctuation you need to GET BY with your online
not even about to pretend it's exciting because it isn't.
But it is necessary. And that's why my partner in
this course, my Mom Beverly Granberg (a professional writer)
created it for
us (she knows I need a refresher on it too)!
rather get a root canal than learn this!
can't tell you how many times someone has secretly emailed
me making fun of another marketer's sales copy or eBook
because it was filled with errors of grammar, spelling and
are so many that it's not like someone happened to land on
your site and kindly let you know - it's rampant! Some of you guys would
scream in horror if you got back your online content that
had been handed over to an English teacher with a red pen
for editing. It would look more like a murder scene on
we created another addition to (not edition to, which
is an error I've seen some of you make) the IM Writing Tips
course, which is teaching you how to excel with your sales
copy, blog posts, article marketing, email autoresponders
and viral reports.
even make you look smart in a forum where trolls like to
pick apart other people's posts!
rather have a colonoscopy than study this!
that doesn't make it any less important!
have two choices here - well maybe three.
Ignore the problem and the fact that some people are
noticing all of your mistakes and bad mouthing you for it...
Invest in a set of Schoolhouse Rocks toddler DVDs that
teach you about dangling prepositions, where to put
apostrophes and which words to use correctly in a
Spend a few dollars and less than an hour to polish
your skills as a writer!
isn't a big commitment of time OR money. But it IS a
commitment to your target audience that you won't make them
suffer through anything unbearable.
IRS Tax Audit would be more welcome than this!
want to sit down with a cup of coffee, tea or some other
caffeine filled beverage to read this because we all
know it's not glamorous. But here's how to best use the
the guide and have a pen and pad of paper sitting next
through it - don't skip a section like you're a know-it-all
because those are the people making the most mistakes!
down the errors that you know you make on a regular
those pages or lessons out so that you can practice
doing it the right way as you create content for a
couple of weeks.
we really want it to go on any longer than it has to?
Let's just do the course and be done with it. You'll feel
good knowing you cared enough to improve your writing and then you can go
see what Tivo recorded for you last night and relax.
I will show you what a Guinea Pig had to say:
no Monetary promises, no new Google strategies - just old
know it's disappointing that I'm not on video showing you
how I open up a sealed check based on my awesome grammar,
spelling and punctuation skills, but it's just not going to
be the single most important element that pulls in the
I can tell you though, is that there are a good number of people who email me saying
things like, "It may be a good course, but so-and-so's
basic writing skills are just so horrible I can't even get
through the sales page, so I'll pass."
really could be missing out on sales OR getting refunds
based on your poor writing habits. (The reason they come to
me gossiping about this stuff is because they know my
journalism/writing background so they know I'll
the bullet already! The course is cheap. But it's