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One Thing You Absolutely Must Have to Get Copywriting Work — Filthy Rich Writer

One Thing You Absolutely Must Have to Get Copywriting Work — Filthy Rich Writer | Breaking Into Copywriting | Scoop.it
Find out exactly why you need a portfolio to get copywriting jobs—and find out three ways to build a portfolio of your own!
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Can You Break Your Contract as a Contract Copywriter? — Filthy Rich Writer

Can You Break Your Contract as a Contract Copywriter? — Filthy Rich Writer | Breaking Into Copywriting | Scoop.it
Contracting can be a great gig for a copywriter—guaranteed work and income! But what if you need out of that contract early? Is that even possible? Read on...
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Top 10 Misconceptions About Copywriting, Part 1 — Filthy Rich Writer

Top 10 Misconceptions About Copywriting, Part 1 — Filthy Rich Writer | Breaking Into Copywriting | Scoop.it
There are a lot of mistaken ideas (and misinformed opinions) out there about copywriting. Find out the 10 worst misconceptions...and then learn the truth! Read on...
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How to Deal with Bad Feedback in Creative Reviews — Filthy Rich Writer

How to Deal with Bad Feedback in Creative Reviews — Filthy Rich Writer | Breaking Into Copywriting | Scoop.it
As a copywriter, part of your job is to incorporate the feedback you're given in reviews. But what do you do when that feedback isn't helpful? When it's actually not even useful? Find out exactly how to get the feedback you need. Read on...
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How to Write Copy That Will Be Translated — Filthy Rich Writer

How to Write Copy That Will Be Translated — Filthy Rich Writer | Breaking Into Copywriting | Scoop.it
In today's global economy, you'll find that often your copy won't remain solely in the language you write it in. And in that case, you need to know a few things to make sure it can be translated well. Want to learn? Read on...
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Write Copy That Makes Your Clients' Product Epic — Filthy Rich Writer

Write Copy That Makes Your Clients' Product Epic — Filthy Rich Writer | Breaking Into Copywriting | Scoop.it
You need to set your client's product or service apart from the competition—and there's one tactic that both sets it apart and actually inspires your target audience to buy it, use it, and love it. Want to know what it is? Read on...
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The Mistake Copywriters Make With Their Print Portfolio — Filthy Rich Writer

The Mistake Copywriters Make With Their Print Portfolio — Filthy Rich Writer | Breaking Into Copywriting | Scoop.it
A great print portfolio is crucial for a successful copywriting job interview, but there's one mistake that many copywriters make—and that makes them look terrible to prospective employers. Find out what that mistake is and how to avoid it...
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Filthy Rich Writer – Tips, Tools & Training for New & Aspiring Copywriters — Write copy, make money, be happy!

Filthy Rich Writer – Tips, Tools & Training for New & Aspiring Copywriters — Write copy, make money, be happy! | Breaking Into Copywriting | Scoop.it
Learn everything you need to know to create a successful (and fulfilling!) copywriting career. Get tips and training for mastering agency, in-house and freelance work.
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How to Write Effective Copy for Non-Profits — Filthy Rich Writer

How to Write Effective Copy for Non-Profits — Filthy Rich Writer | Breaking Into Copywriting | Scoop.it
Copywriting for non-profit organizations is deeply fulfilling—and also deeply challenging. How do you convince someone to donate, volunteer, or support the cause? Read on...
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The Definition of Content Strategy — Filthy Rich Writer

The Definition of Content Strategy — Filthy Rich Writer | Breaking Into Copywriting | Scoop.it
What's content strategy? How does it relate to copy? Or content? And, for that matter, what's content marketing? Read on to find out all of the answers...
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3 Marks of Lazy Copywriting — Filthy Rich Writer

3 Marks of Lazy Copywriting — Filthy Rich Writer | Breaking Into Copywriting | Scoop.it
How can you tell when a copywriter is thinking and engaged and when they're...not? Well, here are three quick ways to tell—and major mistakes to avoid. Read on...
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Curiosity Headlines Versus Benefit-Driven Headlines — Filthy Rich Writer

Curiosity Headlines Versus Benefit-Driven Headlines — Filthy Rich Writer | Breaking Into Copywriting | Scoop.it
As a copywriter, how do you know when to use a curiosity-style headline and when to use one that focuses on benefits? There are a few keys that will make the choice much easier—read on!
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5 Tips to Maximize Your Time — Filthy Rich Writer

5 Tips to Maximize Your Time — Filthy Rich Writer | Breaking Into Copywriting | Scoop.it
When you're building a copywriting career, time is an important asset. Here are five tips to make sure your time is going to the most important things: writing and prospecting. Read on...
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The Big Secret About Changing Careers — Filthy Rich Writer

The Big Secret About Changing Careers — Filthy Rich Writer | Breaking Into Copywriting | Scoop.it
If you're interested in changing your career, there's a good chance you're missing the key to the process. And without this key, you're almost certain to fail. Care to succeed instead? Read on!
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6 Habits of Highly Successful Copywriters — Filthy Rich Writer

6 Habits of Highly Successful Copywriters — Filthy Rich Writer | Breaking Into Copywriting | Scoop.it
If you want to be successful, find out what successful people do and do the same! So here are six habits to cultivate and help ensure your copywriting career success! Read on...
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How Copywriters Can Deal With Problems With Graphic Designers — Filthy Rich Writer

How Copywriters Can Deal With Problems With Graphic Designers — Filthy Rich Writer | Breaking Into Copywriting | Scoop.it
Your designer should be your perfect partner—the yin to your yang. But what do you do when they change your copy, exclude you from conversations, or don't show you work before reviews? Those are all major problems, and here's exactly how to deal with them...
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How to Convey Urgency With Your Copywriting When Things Aren't Urgent — Filthy Rich Writer

How to Convey Urgency With Your Copywriting When Things Aren't Urgent — Filthy Rich Writer | Breaking Into Copywriting | Scoop.it
You certainly want to encourage your target audience to take action as soon as possible—but how do you encourage them when it's not imperative that they do so? Read on for the key...
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Copywriting Q&A: The Problem With Creativity — Filthy Rich Writer

Copywriting Q&A: The Problem With Creativity — Filthy Rich Writer | Breaking Into Copywriting | Scoop.it
New copywriters often worry that they're not creative enough to be successful. But the truth is, they're worried about the wrong thing. Find out what they need to focus on instead...
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Use Copywriting to Make Your Audience Anxious — Filthy Rich Writer

Use Copywriting to Make Your Audience Anxious — Filthy Rich Writer | Breaking Into Copywriting | Scoop.it
You love your target audience! But sometimes you can make your copy even more effective by making them...a little uncomfortable. What do I mean? Read on...
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What Most Press Release Writers Miss — Filthy Rich Writer

What Most Press Release Writers Miss — Filthy Rich Writer | Breaking Into Copywriting | Scoop.it
Adding press release writing to a copywriter's toolkit is a great idea, but there's one big misstep that lead to big problems. Find out the one (big!) thing that most press release writers miss...
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What is Content Marketing? — Filthy Rich Writer

What is Content Marketing? — Filthy Rich Writer | Breaking Into Copywriting | Scoop.it
In general, content writers aren't paid well. (Sad, but true.) However, there *is* an area of content that's both paid well and growing: content marketing. Learn more about it here...
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Copywriters' Mindreading for Fun and Profit — Filthy Rich Writer

Copywriters' Mindreading for Fun and Profit — Filthy Rich Writer | Breaking Into Copywriting | Scoop.it
What if you could get inside your target audience's head, and then use those thoughts in your copy to disarm all of their objections to purchase? Well, you can—and here's how...
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How Great Copywriting Can Maximize Email Subscriptions — Filthy Rich Writer

How Great Copywriting Can Maximize Email Subscriptions — Filthy Rich Writer | Breaking Into Copywriting | Scoop.it
One of the most important things you can do for your copywriting clients is to create copy that helps them convert site visitors into newsletter subscribers. But just how do you do that? Read on...
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The Cardinal Sin for New Copywriters — Filthy Rich Writer

The Cardinal Sin for New Copywriters — Filthy Rich Writer | Breaking Into Copywriting | Scoop.it
There's one offer that new copywriters can make to potential employers that, while meant well, is guaranteed to ruin the work conversation. Even worse? It's an incredibly common one. Read on to find out what it is...
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Should You Take a Copywriting Project at a Low Rate? — Filthy Rich Writer

Should You Take a Copywriting Project at a Low Rate? — Filthy Rich Writer | Breaking Into Copywriting | Scoop.it
When you're offered a project at a lower rate than usual, how should you know when to take it...and when to let it go? Find out the two important questions to ask yourself. Read on...
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How to Deal with Haters — Filthy Rich Writer

How to Deal with Haters — Filthy Rich Writer | Breaking Into Copywriting | Scoop.it
When you decide to become a copywriter, a lot of people are going to have an opinion—and some of those opinions aren't going to be especially supportive. Want to learn to deal with negative comments (in person and online)? Read on...
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