Copywriting life

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15 May 2019

How to find freelance copywriting work

Alice Hollis’ practical advice on finding copywriting clients.

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09 May 2019

14 tips for working with a copywriter

Matthew Dryzmala’s guide to what to expect when you work with a copywriter, and how to get the best out of them.

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08 May 2019

Facing a personal crisis when you’re self-employed

Karen Bright explains how she coped when devastating major life events made it difficult for her to stay on top of her workload.

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18 Apr 2019

We need to talk about copywriting

Juliette Mitchell explains why she’s not sure that ‘copywriter’s’ the best term to describe what she does.

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27 Mar 2019

The murky world of content mills

Rowan Martin reflects on her experiences of getting copywriting work through content mills.

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20 Mar 2019

How to treat your guest bloggers ‘like a lady’

Fi Shailes on how to get the best out of guest bloggers.

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13 Mar 2019

Freelance copywriter? How to learn the basics when you’re the boss

Amy Boylan’s recommendations for getting to grips with learning when you’re a freelance copywriter.

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03 Mar 2019

10 things l learned about writing by not writing

Tom Albrighton shares a list of the things that everyday life has taught him about writing.

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27 Feb 2019

8 things I’ve learnt since becoming a freelance copywriter

8 surprising things that Abigail Dillon found out after she started her freelance copywriting business.

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20 Feb 2019

How to tell a copywriter their work sucks

Not sure how to give a copywriter negative feedback? Jonathan Wilcock has a few suggestions.

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13 Feb 2019

Easily distracted? Try these simple tips to help you focus

Karen Evennett on ways to make it more likely that you can get in the zone when you want to get stuff done.

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30 Jan 2019

The copywriter says no: five unreasonable client requests and how to handle them

How do you answer the tricky questions clients often ask, politely and assertively? Jenny Lucas has some suggestions.

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