Screenwriters Daily Dose

Outline Like an Expert

Daily Dose: Outlining

Screenwriters Beat takes another look at outlining a screenplay to save time and write like a pro.

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End of the Year Contests

Daily Dose: Contests

The deadlines for the biggest screenplay contests of the year have passed, but you still have some options!

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Logline Examples

Daily Dose: Selling Your Script

Stumbled across some logline examples… which are always a good way to inspire logline writing!

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Break Into TV Writing

Daily Dose: TV Writing

Thinking of writing for television? Checkout these tips on how to focus your writer’s mind to the medium.

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To Cuss or Not to #@%!

Daily Dose: Script Tip

Including an F-bomb in the perfect spot can make screenwriters #@%! nuts. For spec scripts, less is usually more, but what swearing rules we should be following?

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Get More Writing Time!

Daily Dose: Productivity

Whether you have all day to write or just a few hours, managing your time is crucial. Want to find a little bit more time to spend with your WIP? 

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Final Draft 10 Review

Daily Dose: Screenwriting Software

As the standard in Hollywood, Final Draft is the go-to screenwriting software. It has a close rival in Movie Magic, and even Scrivener is making a run to win the hearts of screenwriters everywhere, but have no fear… Final Draft 10 is here!

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Write Better Dialogue

Daily Dose: Screenwriting Tip

Think of all the conversations you’ve had in your lifetime. At least a few, right? You’d think you’d have learned something about writing dialogue by now. Just encase you haven’t met your quota, take some advice from John August.

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Writers Block Or Procrastination?

Daily Dose: Inspiration

Everyone’s heard of Writer’s Block, but I’ve got a sneaking suspicion that most writers aren’t really blocked. They are really procrastinators.

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