Here’s how you can make great money as a writer selling little courses in the next five years

(In 13 simple steps)

Alex Mathers
3 min readJun 9, 2024


I’m not gonna beat around the bush.

There’s enough I’ve picked up over years of writing online to know what’s working for me and what holds immense promise for us writers.

Listen in:

  1. You will commit to writing a shit load every week. You will stop whining, and you will freaking open a blank page and write about stuff that fires you the hell up. And you will share it even if it feels weird. In fact — better if it does.
  2. You will continue to write hard and frequently until you sprout little dragon wings. This is your voice emerging, and it is unmatched and different to anyone else out there. You’re learning what works best for you and what energises you.
  3. You get outside and finally get some sun on that oily complexion of yours and do a cheeky dance in the park to replenish creativity reserves.
  4. Share your writing and express your most badass being on social media platforms so you start attracting the attention of the people who get you. This won’t be everyone. You want to put out a bat signal for your tribe of nutters with writing that floats far and wide.
  5. Start a newsletter so you…