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  1. 40 freelance copywriting survival tips

    14 August 2019 by Jonathan Wilcock

    14 years of freelance copywriting means Jonathan Wilcock’s got more than a few hints to share.

  2. How to find freelance copywriting workSilhouette of a mountain at sunset

    15 May 2019 by Alice Hollis

    Alice Hollis’ practical advice on finding copywriting clients.

  3. The murky world of content millsSilhouette of a man standing in thick fog.

    27 March 2019 by Editor

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

  4. My big fat freelancing life

    21 November 2018 by Editor

    Helen Say shares 16 surprising lessons she’s learnt in the 18 months since she started out as a freelance SEO copywriter.

  5. How to get a mortgage when you’re self-employedThe words "until debt tear us apart" stencilled on a brick wall in black capital letters.

    10 October 2018 by André Spiteri

    Andre Spiteri’s helpful summary of the dos and don’ts of applying for a mortgage when you work for yourself.

  6. Sue Keogh — ProCopywriters Member Spotlight Revisited

    1 August 2018 by Sue Keogh

    “As copywriters, we bring all our experiences to the page, and I think it’s important to encourage people from all walks of life to get into the industry.”

  7. Laura Glover — ProCopywriters Member Spotlight

    23 July 2018 by Laura Glover

    “Write for every brand you can lay your hands on. Variety is vital, even if you eventually become a specialised copywriter in one field.”

  8. Sarah Turner — ProCopywriters Member Spotlight RevisitedHead and shoulders shot of Sarah Turner, Copywriter

    18 July 2018 by Editor

    “If you’re really good at what you do, you should get paid a shed load. It doesn’t matter if you’re 22 or 62.”

  9. Five top tips for overcoming loneliness as a sole traderPerson standing alone in a field.

    27 June 2018 by Elizabeth Hibbert

    Elizabeth Hibbert’s tips for overcoming isolation if you work on your own.

  10. How to take time off without killing your businessWaves on a beach at sunset

    30 May 2018 by Editor

    Karen Marston’s advice on taking a break without having a breakdown.

  11. Five easy ways to keep your clients happy

    28 May 2018 by Richard Steele

    What do we want? Satisfied clients! When do we want them? Now! Richard Steele shows us how.

  12. Tom Rigby — ProCopywriters Member Spotlight

    21 May 2018 by Editor

    “Writer’s block is your mind’s way of telling you to take a break and free your mind. You have to accept that no amount of intently staring at the screen, banging your head on the desk or swearing loudly at no-one in particular, is going to work.”