How to Brief a Copywriter

Working with freelance content writers can be a challenge. But I’m going to show you how to brief a copywriter and give you a free briefing template. Often what seems like a simple, straightforward writing project can be mired down in delays and revisions, and it can take forever to get the finished piece you’re … Read more

ASAP Copywriting Deadlines: How to Manage a Last-Minute Request

Whether you are a freelance writer or a staff writer, you will eventually encounter the short-notice, last-minute, urgent copywriting deadline request. Handling these situations gracefully can make all the difference between establishing yourself as a professional, or falling apart like an amateur. Here are some key strategies for managing ASAP client requests. Don’t Panic When … Read more

Copywriting Research Checklist

Writing effective copy is all about research and preparation. The more thorough your research is, the more effective your copy will be. Whether you are a new writer or an established expert, a checklist is a great way to make sure your research phase is thorough, efficient, and effective. Here are some examples of ways … Read more