Micro Copy – A Little Bit Clever

Just because it’s a button doesn’t mean it’s boring Just when you thought copywriting was all about the words, I’m going to break your heart. You’ve already heard the rants about copywriting being different to content writing but there’s more. Yep,...

Thinking Of Breaking Into Copywriting? Here’s A List Of Reasons Not To

Copywriting – I’m good at it, and it’s been good to me.It’s not for everyone, though. And it’s certainly not for some people who you’d think it’d be for. Let me explain.In my 1:1 copy coaching sessions, I always ask my budding copywriters why they want to become pros,...

The Gendered Conundrum Of Worth

For this word-nerd bird, setting the dollar amounts I now charge scared me half to death. It was a trial by fire – complete with third-degree burns. For so many of the women I work with, deciding on your prices is fraught with fears. We find all sorts of crazy...

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....

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...