Copywriter

Copywriting Tests – What’s The Point?

I saw a post about this a couple of weeks ago. In it, a fellow scribe told the story of how he missed out on a copywriting job because he refused to do a…

Why Hire A Copywriter If You’re Going To Change Their Words?

Here’s the scenario: you’ve found a brilliant copywriter to work with you on your website. During…

The Psychology of Copywriting

“Communicate in the same language that your customers’ speak.” That’s always my advice to clients. Most of the time, they trust me and together, we create engaging content that works. Other times, my advice is over-ridden. Despite crafting copy that draws…

Copywriting Yoga – Trying a New Perspective

    Namaste. Practising yoga helps calm body and mind; it also enables you to see new perspectives. As you flow through poses, your mind is freed from the hustle…

Why Your Copywriter Will Give You What You Ask For

  The most important part of any copywriting project is the briefing. This will show your writer what you’re looking…

Copywriting For Sole Traders

  Copywriting for a sole trader (entrepreneur, or whatever you want to call yourself) can be tricky. Online promotion takes a lot of content in multiple formats, but it also has to be done right. Filling cyberspace with meaningless twaddle isn’t…

Why Don’t You Want To Be Different?

  From an early age, we’re led to believe that being different is a bad thing. Throughout our school journey, we want to fit in with the ‘in’ crowd. We…

Listening – The Copywriter’s Secret Weapon

  A copywriter is probably the best listener you’ll ever come across. It’s the skill that enables them to write amazing content. That’s why, during any client meeting, the copywriter will do more listening…

Why It’s A Bad Idea To Write Your Content In-house

Times are tough and you need to keep your costs down, I get that. But it’s important not to lose…

Copywriting Isn’t About Grammar

  Copywriting isn’t about grammar? Before you shoot me down in flames, hear me out. I know some reading this won’t agree with me. For many, grammar comes before everything else; it’s the most important aspect of written communications; it’s what…