Understanding the structure of a snail mail query letter gives you the professional edge you need when writing to a stranger. But adding a few extras to the presentation can make your letter stand out from the rest.
All Stamps Are Not Alike
It’s important to remember that this is a business correspondence and standard-issue postage stamps are best. This isn’t the time to showcase your personally designed stamp featuring your puppy.
A Basic Font
There are hundreds of different fonts and point sizes you can use, but for a query letter, stick with the neutral basics. Here are several of the most popular fonts we’ve seen in query letters and proposals:
• Times New Roman
• Microsoft Sans Serif
• Verdana ...