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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.

7 Excuses We Use That Crush Our Dreams

7 Excuses We Use That Crush Our Dreams

The emergence of so much change has many of us scratching our heads and feeling a bit overwhelmed. Just yesterday we were all chatting about “that” new social network called…

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Interview with a copywriter

Interview with a copywriter

What’s your favorite type of project to work on? Anything with elegant design and the ability to work conceptually. I’ve done a million websites but The Divining Rod Wine is…

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What Is A Creative Copywriter?

What Is A Creative Copywriter?

As well as having the ability to write wording to market a product or service for a business, a creative copywriter can think conceptually about how to ‘sell’ that product or service…

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Convert vision into energy? Write!

Convert vision into energy? Write!

A lot of entrepreneurs and leaders have a great vision, but struggle to convey it to the people around them. Staff, colleagues and followers will feel attracted to what these…

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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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