Copywriting technique

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07 Mar 2018

How to tell if your copy is any good

Is your copy going to hit the mark? Use Anna Gunning’s checklist to find out.

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26 Feb 2018

Want to be a better copywriter? Stop being precious about your work

Felicity Wild on how to stop yourself from sliding into copywriting lingo.

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22 Nov 2017

Copywriter? Or actor?

How do you capture the right voice in your copy? Rebecca Nicholl suggests taking inspiration from the acting world.

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15 Nov 2017

The essential checklist for writing call to actions that convert

Not sure how to create effective call to actions? Sanina Kaur explains how.

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01 Nov 2017

Direct response copy: why you should go old-school

Could direct response copywriting help you sharpen your skills? Glenn Fisher thinks so.

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20 Sep 2017

Why does business writing have to be formal? We’re not robots!

Abbie Pullman wants to know why we still get all starchy and buttoned up when it comes to business writing.

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23 Aug 2017

10 tips to help you write brilliant copy that sells

Tips from Timothy Woods to help you make sure your copy does what it’s supposed to.

08 May 2017

How to write an effective email when you’re really upset

Rick Siderfin suggests a few techniques for keeping anger out of your emails. Even when you’re fuming.

28 Apr 2017

The ‘Oxford comma’ needs thought, care, and a sober approach

Is the Oxford comma an essential part of clear communication – or an unnecessary appendage cluttering your sentences?

06 Feb 2017

Why you need to rid your copy of ‘mystery meat’

Is your website clearly labelled, or are you serving users a load of mystery meat?

24 Jan 2017

Copywriting for global clients – an untapped market?

Ben Lloyd’s Hungarian holiday suggests a new market for copywriters.

12 Jan 2017

How can I get people to read my emails?

Boost your email open rates with these tips from Joanna Brown.

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