PCN Survey 2016
30 Nov 2015

Tell us about your life as a copywriter in our first survey

Complete our 10-minute survey and help us build a picture of UK copywriting today.

26 Nov 2015

Why simple is better when it comes to copywriting

Darren Thackeray on the occupational hazard of being asked to swap simple words for more complex, seductive language.

22 Nov 2015

Emojis for copywriters: learning the new online language

Katelyn Piontek considers how emojis fit into a copywriter’s work.

19 Nov 2015

Kirsty Marrins

“I like having to be creative in 140 characters”

18 Nov 2015

Write less, say more: a refresher guide to plain English

Caitlin Milne tackles the topic of plain English in our latest copywriting primer.

16 Nov 2015

Hideous copywriting buzzwords that really get my goat

Kate Toon has a hit-list of copywriting buzzwords that she wants you to stop using. Now.

13 Nov 2015

Working for ‘free’: Brother, can you spare your time?

Kady Potter on how to decide whether to take an unpaid project on.

11 Nov 2015

Just what are the John Lewis Christmas ads?

Tom Albrighton on the 2015 John Lewis Christmas ad and the evolution of the strategy behind the ads.

09 Nov 2015

The dangers of writing for mass appeal

Phil Williams on how there’s a time and place for keeping things technical.

06 Nov 2015

Your right to be wrong

Policybee’s Nick Green explains what professional indemnity insurance is and why it’s useful for freelancers.

05 Nov 2015

Pawel Grabowski

Favourite writing task: “Finding that perfect sentence to open up a piece with.”

04 Nov 2015

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