Freelancing

10 May 2022

How to become a freelance copywriter

How to get started, find clients, set your rates, manage projects and more.

06 Apr 2022

Growing up in public: learning the 5 Ps of progress when you’re a freelance copywriter

Thomas Ridge reflects on the most important considerations during his time as a freelancer

01 Apr 2022

How much do copywriters earn in 2022?

A summary of day rate and salary data from ProCopywriters surveys and online sources.

23 Mar 2022

Self-care tips for health communicators

Anneliese Levy on dealing with the mental and emotional impact of health writing and health research

17 Mar 2022

Just give me the words and shut the heck up!

What can you learn from not being chosen for a copywriting project? Lots says Helen Gent

16 Mar 2022

Meaty, mighty truth: 5 freelancing feelings to challenge and overcome

Amber Smith’s advice on some of the emotions that can come up when you start freelancing and how to cope with them

08 Mar 2022

What I learnt from taking a digital holiday from Instagram

Just over a year ago, I deleted Instagram. I was tired, drained and ready for a break.

22 Feb 2022

Empathy as a career strength

Why is empathy helpful if you’re a freelancer? Emma Wright explains

16 Feb 2022

Price per project or price per hour?

Catherine Every tackles the perennial pricing question

27 Jan 2022

Copycat: 9 things cats and copywriters have in common

Tessa Parry-Wingfield’s convinced that copywriters and cats share some surprising traits and behaviours

09 Nov 2021

Why you should aim to give your freelancers at least 2 weeks’ notice

Dee Primett explains why your freelancer might not be able to start on your project right away

27 Oct 2021

Bottle your brilliance. Get more copywriting clients

Anna McLoughlin’s guide to making sure you know exactly what makes your copywriting business different

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