Anyone who works freelance knows what it’s like to get feedback on their work. You put your heart and soul into someone’s project. You research, you come up with ideas, … Continue Reading How to give great feedback to your freelancer
Like anyone who works for other people, copywriters work hard to come up with the end results you’re after. But also like anyone who works for other people, we sometimes … Continue Reading What your copywriter wants you to know. In the nicest way possible. Mostly.
A while back I posted about ten things every freelancer knows. But that got me to thinking… there are freelancers who don’t know those things yet. There are BRAND NEW … Continue Reading Ten things every NEW freelancer needs
Yes, yes, I know. You’ve probably already seen some of the content of this video before. Here. If you haven’t seen it there, then maybe click that link and take … Continue Reading Ooh another video – briefing your copywriter
I’ve had some fresh testimonials from clients recently, so I’ll let them tell you what they think about working with me… Find out more about what I do, and … Continue Reading What my clients say…
No writer I know would say they write perfectly first time. And every writer I know would tell you that it’s easier to write something (however bad) and then work … Continue Reading How a copywriter edits
A copywriter can do wonderful things with words, but they’re not mind-readers. Investing a little of your time and effort to brief them thoroughly will help them write you the … Continue Reading Starting from scratch: Things your copywriter will want to know
1 That you really should get dressed every day. 2 The absolute thrill of each and every invoice being paid. 3 That fresh air is your friend. 4 To keep … Continue Reading Ten things every freelancer knows
If you run your own business you’ll know that sometimes it can get a little… well… disorganised. You have to cover everything from the service you offer, to marketing, finance, … Continue Reading How to stay organised: keeping your sanity when you’re self-employed
Sven is a carpenter. Sven has a carpentry business. Sven makes beautiful furniture. Sven wanted a website so he could sell his beautiful furniture online. Sven thought about all the … Continue Reading A cautionary tale
How do you think about putting together your organisation’s Annual Report? Is it something you do because you have to, but begrudgingly? Do you think about it as a dry … Continue Reading How to write a non-profit organisation Annual Report
Having the right words to promote yourself online is important to any organisation, large or small. The internet is a busy, busy place and you need to stand out from your … Continue Reading 12 Tips to Tip Top Business Writing
I’ve been asked this one a few times recently so it’s clearly something that puzzles a few people out there. The question mainly comes from small businesses or sole traders … Continue Reading Who hires a copywriter?
Once upon a time, there was a little girl. The little girl could hear birds singing outside her window and she could smell bread baking downstairs. Her parents must be … Continue Reading Once upon a time (a freelancer’s fairytale)
I’ll admit it, I’m guilty of this. Most days writing a blog post is a joy (I know you might think that’s odd but I’m a copywriter and I love … Continue Reading Stuck for blog post ideas? Here’s how to get unstuck.
Lots of people are a bit unsure about how a copywriter works, and that’s perfectly normal if you’ve never worked with one before! Even if you have, each copywriter is … Continue Reading How does a copywriter work?