Blog

gov-uk-stamps 30 Sep 2016

Last week, I left you at the end of convergence at Directgov.  (You can read the first part of this series: A (brief) history of content design in the UK government.) Next came the alpha of the GOV.UK website. As I wasn’t on the alpha, I won’t comment on that. One of my team was, the […]

mentorclub 28 Sep 2016

Launching PCN’s first Mentor Club – a free mentoring circle open to all copywriters.

https://flic.kr/p/6eBt8y 27 Sep 2016

Are your blog post titles intriguing your readers? Or just confusing them?

gds-whiteboard 23 Sep 2016

Sarah Richards, former head of the UK’s digital content team, explains how content people became known as ‘content designers’.

home-office-595476_1280-1 20 Sep 2016

Becky Matthews discusses the benefits of ghostwriting – both for copywriters and clients.

emergency 15 Sep 2016

When the phone stops ringing and your inbox empties – how can you drum up work in a hurry?

quote-chalk-think-words 12 Sep 2016

Louise Powney shares some of the jargon and buzzwords that prevent her from having a positive reading experience.

redflag 08 Sep 2016

What are the warning signs that a potential client might be a total nightmare?

progress 25 Aug 2016

A quick update on progress and plans at PCN.

logo-plane 19 Aug 2016

Anna Gunning explores Meaningful, a book that offers a framework for getting to the bottom of what a customer wants.

louise_swift 18 Aug 2016

Dawn Kofie interviews Louise Swift to learn how a copywriter and a web developer work together.