Why Long Copy Out Clicks Short Copy
Writing about long copy is alien to me because I have a short attention span. Therefore, I prefer short copy over long. But Google disagrees with me, hence writing this post. Generally, I’ll read posts that are short and concise. However, I am very aware that not everyone thinks like me. According to nectafy.com: Bloggers […]Read more
Corporate Copywriters – Like Strawberries and Cream.
Corporate copywriters are a must. Corporates need content; therefore, they need copywriters – FACT. We’re not just talking about the words on your website. There’s also: Brochures Emails Internal communications White papers Reports Articles and blogs Scripts Case studies It’s an uphill struggle. To keep up with this demand, you have two choices. […]Read more
What to do when the blogging slump hits
Blogging, blogging, blogging: a marketing essential for business. What happens when you hit a blogging slump? I’m in one right now. My usual routine of blogging has stopped. I don’t have the energy, inclination, or motivation to sit down each week and develop a new post. It’s been like this for a few weeks […]Read more
What Value Do You Place on Professional Copy?
The value of professional copy It doesn’t matter what business you’re in; you will need professional copy. It could be your website copy, brochure content, reports, white papers, email marketing, newsletters, case studies, etc. Although you learned to write many years ago from your earliest days at school, that doesn’t mean you’ve got the […]Read more
Why Professional Words Kick Butt
Words. You use them every day. You send emails to customers, create marketing materials, and produce content for your website…the list is endless. How much thought are you giving to the words you use? What you write will significantly impact how people perceive you and your business, which is why professional writing is essential. […]Read more
Sustainability Reports Shouldn’t Be Dull
Sustainability reports are the new black when it comes to a company’s marketing arsenal. The problem is that they are usually as dull as dishwater. In a previous article, White Papers – no dust, no starch, no snoring, I talked about the importance of being different. Well, the same applies to your sustainability reporting. […]Read more
Before You Ask, Yes, I Can Write Like That (Tone of Voice)
Tone of voice is everything when it comes to your marketing copywriting. It reflects your brand, it reflects your audience, and it reflects your product or service. You know what you’re looking for. You’ve approached several copywriters, and the samples they provide aren’t in the exact tone that you’re looking for. Guess what? They […]Read more
Are you a content curator or a creator?
Content curation or content creation – that’s the dilemma. Content marketing for your business is tough. You must come up with ideas that your audience will love. Then you must make time to think about what you’re going to say. Then comes the writing – oh, and don’t forget to create the perfect tone […]Read more
How to Create Your Brand Story
Your brand story represents who you are and what you stand for. The science behind storytelling tells us that by understanding others’ thoughts and feelings, we can empathise, creating emotional connections. These connections can turn into trust and, eventually, revenue. That’s why understanding how to build a compelling brand story – that’s […]Read more
The Difference Between UX and UI Copywriting
Here’s a blast from the past. The subject of UX and UI copywriting is an interesting one. Unlike ‘normal’ copywriting, it requires a different skill set that not many copywriters are able to produce. The following article outlines what they involve and why they are so important in today’s digital world. I hope you find […]Read more