Tag Archives: copywriting

Now we are four

It was Messagelab’s fourth birthday last week; hurray and let’s eat all the cake! It’s been another busy year of copywriting, editing, proofreading and delivering bespoke copywriting training. We’ve crafted web copy, newsletters, blogs, prospectuses, case studies, taglines and press releases. We’ve edited business books, short stories and a novel. We continue to work with […]

Copy Cabana 2016

  We’ve just bought our tickets for Copy Cabana 2016, which promises to be “the copywriting event of 2016.” It is the brainchild of top copywriters Andy Maslen and Vikki Ross and is presented by Silicon Beach. It takes place on Wednesday 28 September 2016 at Pavilion Dance in Bournemouth.

CopyCon 2015

  What happened when 150 copywriters gathered for the third annual Professional Copywriters’ Network conference? A day of scribbling, sharing, swears and a duck army. This, my third Professional Copywriters’ Network conference, took place on Friday 9th October at Haberdashers’ Hall at Smithfield.

Why we only work with likeable clients

  As freelancers/business owners, we are in charge of our own destiny. When we’re starting out, we have a tendency to take every job that comes our way. Sometimes it’s difficult to drop this habit, even when we’re more established and can be a little more confident that we won’t hit the same barren spells […]

The changing face of prospectuses

  I have worked in the Higher Education sector for over eight years, both as an external copywriter for various clients and in-house as Publications Officer and Communications Manager. During this time, I’ve seen major shifts in the way prospectuses are produced.