You Can’t Just Up Your Prices – You Have To Up Your Brand

I started out like a lot of women new to business; I thought I’d leave my job, provide a killer service, and get paid accordingly. Which worked, in the beginning. Because I simply doubled my hourly rate as an employee and charged my time out as peanuts. Nodding? Uhoh....

6 Downloadables To Visually Brand Your Copywriting Business

There are some seriously cool copywriters who can convert with some black text on a white screen. For the rest of us, there’s Canva. Because copy needs a strong, beautiful partner and visuals are just the love-match required. If you’ve been mucking around...

Copy and Design – A Website Love Story

As a bona fide, card-carrying word nerd, I’m always going to advocate good copy as the essential aspect of your business branding If we’re using marriage as the metaphor, let’s say copy is the wife. But, fair’s fair – design is an important facet. A union needs a...

What Is A Blog? (And Does My Business Need One?)

So, what is a blog? You’ve probably heard the term, unless you live in a sub-region of… no, hang on, they have internet too. People talk about blogging, or they might reference their favourite blogs, or they might start talking about starting a blog. If you don’t have...

Don’t Use Punctuation To Do A Word’s Job

If I tell you I have a thing against exclamation marks, will that bind you up so much you can’t Facebook message me anymore? Lookit, I like them. I even love them, in context. And on social media – AOK to exclamation mark the heck out of your content in a...