Freelance copywriting

Running A Freelance Business – The Truth They Don’t Want You To Know

  If you’re planning running a freelance business you’ve…

Copywriting Life – Why I’m A Generalist

  One of the first things potential clients want to know is whether I’ve written for their industry before. I sort of get why they want to know, but the…

How Much Is Professional Copy Worth To You?

  Picture this. Your business is growing, and with it, it’s demand for high-quality content. You have a new website that needs copy, brochures, articles, case studies…

Corporates And Copywriters – Why It’s A Match Made In Heaven

  Corporates need content but usually, don’t have the human resources (or specific skills) to keep…

Copywriting Done In-house Can Be Unsanitary And Flamboyant

  Hang on a minute; writing is writing, right? It doesn’t matter what format it takes – advertising, marketing, fiction, and academic – its just words on…

How To Hire A Copywriter

  Hiring a copywriter – or rather the right copywriter for you – can be a lengthy process. Not only do you want to be sure the person you’ve found has the right skills (i.e. is a…

How Much Do Freelance Copywriters Charge?

  How long is a piece of string? Seriously, there is no universal rate card for freelance copywriting because, like most professions, you get a wide range of experience and expertise. Some ‘copywriters’ (i.e.…

Avoiding The Freelance Client Famine

  On the face of it, freelancing is a no-brainer. You work the hours you choose, you get to decide who you work with, and there’s no boss to answer to. Sounds perfect. The problem is it’s…

A Cautionary Tale: Be Open-minded When Working With a Copywriter

Help! I need a copywriter. You decided it’s time to call in the experts. It can be a tough decision…

Do Freelancers Need an Office to be Taken Seriously?

  In a departure from my usual articles on all things copywriting and marketing, I wanted to explore the life of a freelancer…