If you’re anything at all like us then one of the main things on your mind at this time of year will be just how you’re going to attract more clients to your freelance copywriting business over the next 12 months.
OK, you can always start by digging out those tired old lifestyle and business coaching books or seek inspiration from those motivational quote sites. But if you want to take more practical steps straight away then one of the best places to start is to take a fresh look at your website.
Maybe you’re thinking it’s already doing a great job as it is. After all, if all you want is just a place to showcase your portfolio and demonstrate your blog writing talents to prospective clients then maybe it is.
But chances are that what you really want is more people visiting your website and more people making an enquiry when they do.
So, with so many people starting a new fitness regime at this time of year, we’ve come up with our own mini keep-fit guide to getting your website in shape for 2013.
Well, in this post I’m going to tell you about 5 world-class blogs that can not only help you to develop these skills but also provide a wealth of guidance on how to run a successful freelance copywriting business.
Each has its own clear identity and focuses on a different aspect of being a freelance content writer – from blogging, marketing your writing and SEO to more traditional copywriting skills, such as direct mail.
Of course, you can find many more other great blogs for copywriters out there, but the following 5 are a great starting point and arguably amongst the best website copywriting resources you’re ever likely to find:
Today we’re delighted to announce the launch of our new website, which marks the end of our transition from a broader editorial and copywriting business to a specialist website copywriting service focusing on SEO content for use online.
Since we first started out in 2005, we’ve gradually transformed from a proofreading and copy-editing service into one that almost exclusively writes content for websites, such as blog posts, landing pages and web page copy.
As a result, we decided to rebrand the business to more accurately reflect the work we do and changed our name from Carlton Text Solutions to Write Online.