Copywriter

The Copywriter’s Green Cross Code

  If you’re a similar age to me and grew up in the UK, you’ll probably remember the government’s various public safety films that featured the likes of Tufty Fluffytail, ‘Charley says’, and the Green Cross Code…

Don’t Make People Hunt For Your Content

  You’re good. You know that. Your writing is spot on and full of golden nuggets. You write every post confident that people will flood your site to read it.…

Content That Stops The Scanners In Their Tracks

  Scanners are people who read stuff online. They are the ones your content has to convince to buy your product or service – not easy. Most…

Copywriting is Not a Panacea

  If you’re looking for a universal remedy to your marketing woes that will convince everyone that comes into contact with your content that they must buy from you-you won’t find it. Nope, not even professional copywriting…

What a Copywriter Needs to Know

  How to brief your copywriter is a subject I’ve talked about before, but it’s something that’s vital to the success of your copywriting project. Marketing projects come in all shapes and sizes: website…

Why I Don’t Class Myself as a Copywriting Expert

  Am I trying to commit professional suicide? No, just being my usual open and honest self, while having a quiet vent about…

Why Haven’t The Principles of Copywriting Changed?

  Internet marketing and all its associated skills change faster than a cheetah on roller skates (couldn’t find an image of that anywhere). New technologies force web designers to adopt…

Creating Content – Who Are You Taking To?

  Consumers are drowning in a flood of content. Everywhere you look, someone is writing an article about something or other. Some are great and well worth…

Why I Keep Asking Why? The Tale of the Annoying Copywriter

  Being a copywriter is a lot like being an annoying child. I have a favourite…