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How to be a copywriter.

Copywriter Collective is an international collective of freelance copywriters. We're passionate about writing and communication and this magazine is one way that we can give back to the copywriting community with a collection of articles that cover every aspect of copywriting and freelancing for a living. There's something for copywriters of all shapes and sizes. Newby or old hand, in this business there’s always something new to learn. That’s what keeps us going. Enjoy.

Thinking outside the block

Thinking outside the block

From hand-wringing to bell-ringing: Four key strategies to help news media publishers combat the global ad blocking phenomenon   Adblock Plus, Blockr, 1Blocker, Purify Blocker, Crystal, uBlock Adguard. The list…

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3 ways to resist the rewrite

3 ways to resist the rewrite

Writing copy on a good day with a well known subject usually flows well. It will be read-through on completion and then passed around colleagues for a second opinion. I then arrive…

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How to write in a noisy environment

How to write in a noisy environment

If you are a freelancer, chances are you have a quiet space available for your work. Copy writing within an office environment can present much more of a challenge when it comes…

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How Well Do You Know Your Ideal Client?

How Well Do You Know Your Ideal Client?

From my experience mentoring entrepreneurs and small businesses of all shapes and sizes, I’m willing to guess it’s not nearly as intimate and internalized a relationship as it should be….

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15 Minutes To Get Free PR

15 Minutes To Get Free PR

Being mentioned in media outlets can be a good way to get free promotions, but how can you do it effectively? If you are a busy business owner, you do…

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