21 August 2020 10:04 am
I read an article on Entrepreneur Europe recently that gave tips for businesses hiring freelance workers for the first time. The article gave plenty of sound advice, but I was..
27 May 2020 12:22 pm
There are lots of reasons not to use a copywriter to help you write better marketing materials. Some of the reasons are valid. Some of them aren’t. One of the..
17 March 2020 9:49 am
This is the introduction to an article I first published on Medium. I’ve been a freelance copywriter for over 15 years. I’ve worked with hundreds of businesses in that time. But..
12 November 2019 4:19 pm
Every copywriter has at least one hilarious (ahem) anecdote about the time someone they were speaking to confused copyright and copywriting. These usually revolve around someone delightedly asking for help..
4 November 2019 2:23 pm
Obviously, the best kind of feedback a copywriter can get runs something along the lines of ‘This is great, it’s spot on, it delivers to the brief and more. Thank..
21 October 2019 3:36 pm
Have you ever had a quote from a copywriter and said: “How much?!” After all, copy is just words, isn’t it? And everyone can write. Well, yes. But also no...
1 October 2018 4:55 pm
What do you do when you win a new contract? What do you do when you don’t win a new contract? I think the most likely answers are celebrate and..
10 September 2018 4:21 pm
Well, perhaps more accurately, ‘what’s the process of working with this copywriter?’ I would guess most copywriters follow a similar approach to me, but there will undoubtedly be differences in..
26 March 2018 4:24 pm
The ability to write words that persuade, sell, encourage, inform, inspire or whatever else it is you need them to do. The ability to get to the heart of what..
12 March 2018 4:09 pm
As part of the talk I’ve been preparing for the University of Gloucestershire’s Creating Futures event, I’ve been thinking about the skills I think you need to have if you’re..