It’s copywriting week on Fab Freelance Writing Blog. Not only will we have copywriting tips galore, we’ll be cover our usual mix of writing guides and inspiration.
Looking around on various forums, I noticed that “copywriting” has morphed into a weird mix of definitions. Content writers who write informative rather than sales material call themselves copywriters, as do copyeditors who are editing books.
When I talk about copywriting, I mean advertising — sales writing.
Here are some articles we’ve published recently.
I’ll share my favorite copywriting advice with you in a moment. If you take it on board, you’ll not only be a successful copywriter, you’ll be a success at everything you choose to do. Think I’m kidding? Not so.
I was lucky; I fell into copywriting completely by accident. At the time, I was a romance novelist. To my mind, real writers wrote novels. Writing copy, on the other hand, was business. I was wrong, and right. Copywriters are real writers, and copywriting is writing forbusiness.
Want to give all your writing a boost? Use copywriting skills. All writing is writing to sell in one way or another. If you tell us something, we want to know why we should care. Forget yourself. Think as your audience thinks.
When a writer says to me: “My book isn’t selling…” or “Help! I need to make $X fast to pay my bills…” I know that that writer’s not using copywriting skills. Please don’t tell me: “I’m not a copywriter,” just consider that you could use a copywriter’s mindset to put yourself in your audience’s shoes.
Want to make more money writing? You need copywriting skills. We looked at five easy copywriting tips for writers to help you to advertise yourself. Let’s look at another five.
Want to increase your writing income in 2014? It’s simple. Learn copywriting. Not only are copywriting skills essential for any writer; you can also provide copywriting services to others.
Let’s look at 14 HOT copywriting tips which will help all your writing this year. By putting just one of these tips into action, you’ll be able to increase your income substantially.
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