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What does a copywriter do?

What does a copywriter do?

Today, I'm going to explain what a copywriter does, and it's far more than you may think. [Tweet "What does a copywriter do? #copywriting #copywriter"]   Watch the video   In this video, I’m going to answer the question – “What does a copywriter actually...

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7 Things No One Tells You about Being a Copywriter

7 Things No One Tells You about Being a Copywriter

This post was written by TCCS member, Anja Skrba   Want to Be a Copywriter? You Should Be Aware of These 7 Things First So, you have heard that being a copywriter is a creative and well-paid job, and you’d like to become one? Well,  sure, there are well-paid...

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Stop making your copy look bad

Stop making your copy look bad

This post was written by TCCS member, Jonjo Maudsley   Here’s some copywriting advice from your art director. Full disclosure: I’m not an art director, I’m a copywriter. But I did, once upon a time, study design and typography. And though I’m not advocating we...

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The ultimate guide to writing a media kit

The ultimate guide to writing a media kit

This post was written by TCCS member, Angela Denly   Media kits: when you need one and what to include Put simply, a media kit is a way of clearly and concisely pulling together all the information to help a journalist write about your product, service or event....

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Creative burnout? How to stop the copywriting blues

Creative burnout? How to stop the copywriting blues

This post was written by TCCS member, Kyle Saunder   Congratulations, you’ve decided to become a freelance copywriter.   You’ll have a list of things to cover off before you officially hang out your shingle that says: “Hello, I’m here and ready to do your...

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How to find your first copywriting client

How to find your first copywriting client

15 top tips from 20 working copywriters Finding copywriting clients can be incredibly tough especially when you’re just starting out. There are a gazillion ‘how to find your first copywriting job’ type posts, but they’re generally super vague, or provide tips so...

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17 ways to piss off your copywriter

17 ways to piss off your copywriter

We copywriters are generally a friendly bunch. Well us Australian Copywriters are anyway, those English ones are a grumpy lot.* But there are ways to make our blood boil. There are buttons you can press. And there are plenty of utterances that make us utterly crazy....

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How to make $2000 an hour as a copywriter

How to make $2000 an hour as a copywriter

Or, the two essential skills every copywriter needs What does it take to be an awesome copywriter? A firm grasp of grammar? A bookshelf full of copywriting books? Or, a lever arch file packed with course notes? I’d argue it’s none of these.  In this article I’m going...

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2015 FREELANCE COPYWRITER SURVEY

2015 FREELANCE COPYWRITER SURVEY

A few months ago, we launched an anonymous Freelance Copywriter Survey to gauge how rates, working hours and challenges varied around the world.   [Tweet "The results of the 2015 FREELANCE COPYWRITER SURVEY!"]   We’re now (finally) ready to publish the...

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How to know if your copywriting is client ready

How to know if your copywriting is client ready

This post was written by TCCS member, Belinda Weaver   Sending your copywriting to a client is a nerve-racking experience. When you’re a newbie it can be down-right terrifying. I vividly remember handing over the first version of copy to my first paying...

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