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3 Keen Copywriting Tips to Create Better Content

3 Keen Copywriting Tips to Create Better Content. Makealivingwriting.com.

If I had a copywriting tips guide to follow when I landed my first job, it would have saved me a lot of suffering.

Mum, dad… please look away now.

I’m afraid that my expensive university education and a degree in English didn’t prepare me to write words that sell.

When I finished school in 2001, I was lucky enough to land a copywriting job at a huge media company. And to be perfectly honest, I thought that I’d find the job pretty straightforward.

But it wasn’t. Making the transition from writing academic papers to crafting commercial copy was really hard.

The truth: I used to be quite a horrible copywriter. And I don’t mind admitting it now.

I had to learn to write differently. I studied pro writers, copywriting tips, and the best ad copy. I tested and evaluated copywriting strategies to see what worked and what didn’t. I learned how to write words that sell.

And I’m keen on helping others make a living writing. These three copywriting tips will help you create better content:

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Make Your Failing Blog Earn With 3 Simple Questions

Make your failing blog earn. Makealivingwriting.com

Most blogs are just…sitting there.

How do I know? Because I’ve been reviewing bunches of them as part of the coaching service I’m launching along with my upcoming e-book, Small Blog, Big Income.

At this point in the life of the blogosphere, I have to say I’m surprised. There’s no shortage of advice out there from mega-successful bloggers on how to build a blog-based business.

So what’s up?

I started asking these bloggers questions…and discovered a problem.

House built on a weak foundation

There are some very basic building blocks that should be in place when you launch a blog — and often, they’re missing.

We press ‘publish’ because we can, without thinking through where we’re headed. The result is incoherent, rambling blogs with no apparent focus…and vague dreams of quitting freelancing and earning from our blogs that don’t come true.

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How to Write Insanely Effective Ad Copy and Rake in the Millions

I feel that I don’t do enough how-to tutorials for writers here on the blog. So today, an instant lesson in writing ad copy. You may know that being able to write persuasive copy is a very lucrative niche. In

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What Advertisers Can Teach You About Marketing Your Writing: 3 Success Tips

by Jennifer Carsen Regardless of what kind of writing you specialize in, there’s a lot to be learned from the world of advertising. After all, if you can’t get your name out there, and convince potential clients that you’re the

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Marketing 101 for Freelance Writers #9: How to Get Free, Targeted Online Ads

If I told you there was a way to get free online ads in front of your best target prospects that lasted nearly forever, would you believe me? Well, there is. This free-ad scene is a little bit hidden and

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