This list contains the benefits available for current active members.
The best writing tool currently on the market. Available for both Mac and Windows. Scrivener is the go-to app for writers of all kinds, used every day by best-selling novelists, screenwriters, non-fiction writers, students, academics, lawyers, journalists, translators and more. Scrivener won’t tell you how to write—it simply provides everything you need to start writing and keep writing.
Note that they offer a free demo version if you want to try before you buy.
- Website: https://www.literatureandlatte.com/store/scrivener?tab=macOS
- Use the discount code MWGuild for a 20% discount off of a standard license.
Publishing and Editing
Audiobook Production by George Sirois
Check back for info and links (Added 7/3/2019)
AutoCrit Editing Subscriptions
Missouri Writers Guild members can enjoy 60% off annual subscription to AutoCrit. The most advanced online writing and editing suite for authors, AutoCrit is the only platform that lets you easily compare your writing with real books from best-selling novelists, plus fine-tune your efforts according to your chosen genre. Make massive progress in minimal time. Claim your discount now. (Benefit added 8/4/2019)
Author Websites and Hosting
One Year of Backups and Updates – FREE
Nate Hoffelder has been helping people fix broken tech since 2010. He designs and repairs WordPress sites, and acts as a virtual IT department for authors. The websites he builds look great, run smoothly, and turn readers into superfans.
Hire Nate Hoffelder to build your website and he will include one year of free software updates, daily backups, and security checks. This benefit is offered by Nate Hoffelder for MWG members only.
- Discount offered: A year of free service
- Link to purchase: https://natehoffelder.com/bonus-years-support/
- Benefit added 10/26/2021
Bulletproof Security Pro WordPress Plugin
BulletProof Security Pro Website Security Suite is the complete website security package for hacker and spammer protection.
BulletProof Security Pro protects your website files and database with multiple overlapping outer and inner layers of website security protection. The most powerful innermost countermeasure website security layer is AutoRestore | Quarantine Intrusion Detection and Prevention System (ARQ IDPS). All points of attack are monitored and protected by the extensive and comprehensive automated security systems and features in BulletProof Security Pro.
Feature Highlights: One-Click Setup Wizard • AutoRestore|Quarantine Intrusion Detection & Prevention System (ARQ IDPS) • Real-time File Monitor (IDPS) • MScan Malware Scanner • Plugin Firewall (IP Firewall) • JTC Anti-Spam|Anti-Hacker • Uploads Anti-Exploit Guard (UAEG) • DB Monitor (IDS) • DB Backup: Full|Partial DB Backups | Manual|Scheduled DB Backups • DB Diff Tool • DB Table Prefix Changer • Login Security & Monitoring • Idle Session Logout (ISL) • Auth Cookie Expiration (ACE) • .htaccess Website Security Protection (Firewalls) • Custom php.ini Website Security • Security|HTTP Error Logging • DB Backup Logging • DB Monitor Logging • PHP Error Logging • FrontEnd|BackEnd Maintenance Mode • UI Theme Skin Changer • Pro Tools: 16 mini-plugins • System Info: Extensive System, Server and Security Status Information • DB Status & Info: Extensive Database Information.
- Discount offered: 25% off
- Link to purchase: https://affiliates.ait-pro.com/mwg-discount/
- Password: mwg8585
- Note from MWG “10 Pillars” Member Guy Anthony De Marco: This is the first WordPress plugin I add to every new site I set up. Thanks to BPS Pro my sites have never been hacked.
- Benefit added 7/4/2019
General Shopping Discounts
- Discount offered: Varies per offer
- Link to enroll: https://corporateshopping.com/login/missouriwriters
- Benefit added 2018