Copywriting

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    Highlights of the Copywriting Section for Warrior members STICKY

    Resources for new Copywriters Top Copywriting Books Ever Storytelling Resources for Copywriters and Marketers The Biggest, Most Bad-Ass List of Awesome Marketing Lists If you want to hire copywriters... Directory ... [read more]

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    Using CL to help

    Hi Guys, I just read another post that suggested using Craigslist to advertise and find copywriting services. I also came across a short YouTube video yesterday suggesting the same thing ... [read more]

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    Is 5% A Good Conversion?

    goindeep in Copy Writing

    I wrote professionally for the first time as part of a competition and the merchants told me my copy got a 5.26% conversion out of 200 opened webpages sent via ... [read more]

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    Worlds Greatest Job Cover Letter!

    fbyrne in Copy Writing

    Is this the world's greatest job cover letter... Vancouver Sun TO JACK SCOTT, VANCOUVER SUN October 1, 1958 57 Perry Street New York City Sir, I got a hell of ... [read more]

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    What to charge?

    ktblount in Copy Writing

    I am a new copywriter who has been asked to bid on writing a direct mail sales letter pitching a financial newsletter. The letter will probably be around 20 pages ... [read more]

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    Here's what's really happening with the long sales letter..

    Matt Ausin in Copy Writing

    Yet another thread about the fate and future of a long sales letter? You decide, but know that while to most of you this is obvious, the rumor about the ... [read more]

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    Would Like a Critique of First Draft Sales Letter

    RobWriter in Copy Writing

    I am trying hard to leverage my experience as a writer into a more lucrative career. Therefore, I have created what I hope is a promising first draft sales page. ... [read more]

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    Sales letter from Heaven? or Hell! (UPDATED)

    Severin in Copy Writing

    Hi there I'm just getting ready to embark on an offline business designing mobile websites and I have reached the point where I need to do the sales letter. It ... [read more]

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    Meta Description Copy

    Thrazgard in Copy Writing

    Hey, Anyone have any good informational sources on writing good meta description copy? Is this something that is worth outsourcing?

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    Here: Bill Jayme's Great cool day in November letter

    fbyrne in Copy Writing

    I managed to track down Bill Jayme's famous cool day in November letter for Life Magazine- please find it below. Am looking for his Utne/Chutney letter, or indeed any of ... [read more]

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    Outrageous Direct Response Ads

    Mark Andrews in Copy Writing

    I've got a copy of the book by Bill Glazer here - Outrageous Advertising That's Outrageously Successful. There's are lots of brilliant ideas in it for anyone interested in direct ... [read more]

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    Please Review Sales Letter

    Keep Trying in Copy Writing

    Hi, I've made some changes since last time (http://howtofocusbetter.com/example/). I was wondering if you could review my sales letter please. Thank you. Sales Copy 4/23/2012

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    Personal Development Copy

    Fred_Acker in Copy Writing

    Can one of you amazing behind the scenes money getters please tell me where I can find a decent swipe file (packaged) for the personal development/self help niche? I looked. ... [read more]

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    Copywriters Are To Blame for the Ignorance Taking Over the Planet!

    Mark Pescetti in Copy Writing

    I was watching Good Morning America while working out to wake up my sludge-brain… …And a segment came on that was headlined by, “controversial children’s book” about how animals are ... [read more]

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    Great Copywriting is about connection

    MikeMarin in Copy Writing

    A little over a year ago I was watching a Dan Kennedy course on advanced copywriting for information marketers. It’s a short presentation but I pulled out so many gems ... [read more]

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    Internet Copywriting Myths

    The Niche Man in Copy Writing

    I recently came across an interesting piece that exposed the latest Internet Copywriting myths. Here's the myths But my question to copy pros or anyonelse who wants to chime in. ... [read more]

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    Copy Writers Must Learn HTML!?

    goindeep in Copy Writing

    Hi folks, im new to copy writing as a profession. I purchased an ebook from a dude called Mike Hersh which some of you may have heard of around here. ... [read more]

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    Tiny companies need copywriters - why?

    hosebergine in Copy Writing

    "I thought you only worked with big companies" I hear this a lot. Do you? If so, what do you say in return? Small business owners can fall back in ... [read more]

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    Video V Text

    goindeep in Copy Writing

    So im sure everyone has noticed the surge in video sales pages in recent months/years. Personally I dont read and or watch other peoples copy as often as I should... ... [read more]

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    Opinions wanted, please

    Tedel in Copy Writing

    Hello, Learning copy-writing is not that easy. Here a new try. Could you please gave me your suggestions on... + the headline: should it be more specific on the service ... [read more]

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    Sales page critique needed?

    Beats4Legends in Copy Writing

    My site gets pretty good traffic, and a 15% conversion rate for the squeeze page (15/100 visitors join mailing list).... My sales are only at 00.3%, or roughly 1/3% of ... [read more]

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    Direct Response Ideas & Direct Response Aids

    Mark Andrews in Copy Writing

    You're thinking of sending out a direct response mailshot. And you want your mailer to land on the 'A' pile... "I must open this instantly to find out what this ... [read more]

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    Copywriting Basics - How to Write a Sales Letter

    Mark Andrews in Copy Writing

    Copywriting Basics - How to Write a Sales Letter Here, I'll attempt to give you some very basic copywriting knowledge... how to write a sales letter. Copywriting differentiates itself from ... [read more]

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    Does 100% honest copy work?

    RickDuris in Copy Writing

    Does 100% honest copy work? Warts and all? As a lark, yesterday I wrote a piece on eBay to sell a $400 medical device I wasn't using anymore. The headline? ... [read more]

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    How would you sell this?

    hightest in Copy Writing

    **warning explicit topic** I am looking for advice on how to approach writing sales copy -- I have never sold online, and want to know, a) What approach to take ... [read more]

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    The Big Idea-How Do You Come up With One?

    abugah in Copy Writing

    David Ogilvy, one of the greatest marketers of the 20the century once said: ‘’It takes a big idea to attract the attention of consumers and get them to buy your ... [read more]

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    Analyses of Classic Ads

    jgrink in Copy Writing

    I've spent the last couple of hours reading over some of Gary Halpert's suggested classic ads ("How to Burn Off Body Fat", "Why Men Crack", for example). They're good, obviously, ... [read more]

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    Copywriting Courses?

    Adrian Int in Copy Writing

    Hello fellow Warriors, As far as I can see and tell from my own experience, a basic understanding of copywriting is a core requirement for success online. I've done some ... [read more]

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    Your Favorite Books on Marketing Psychology

    marciayudkin in Copy Writing

    If you're like me, you avidly read books on marketing psychology to stay abreast of insights that can help when you advise clients and write copy. What are the books ... [read more]

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    Long Copy Sales Letters-Do they really Work?

    Long Copy Sales Letters-Do they really Work for marketers today? I'm not a personal fan of "long copy" sales letters that I believe are a hallmark of Dan Kennedy proselytes, ... [read more]

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    Now this is what I call a salesletter!

    The Copy Nazi in Copy Writing

    Mystic Mayan Power Cloak for 2012 Protection

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    Sales Copy for Service same as Product?

    humbledmarket in Copy Writing

    Hey you copywriting pros! I rarely venture onto this section of the forum but I need some of your advice if you don't mind. These might seem like fairly newbie ... [read more]

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    Video Ads as sales copy...

    fbwealthsystem in Copy Writing

    Video Ads? I'm seeing a lot of sites that simply have a video clip as their sales pitch..no real copyrighting text...just video...and these sites seem to convert well...

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    Free Sales Page Generator

    JayWeir in Copy Writing

    Hey everyone, I found this free tool online which I found useful in creating the sales page for my free WSO. I liked my finished sales page. I'm not affiliated ... [read more]

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    long copy for local offline business websites?

    ikuret75 in Copy Writing

    Hi, I know there have been a lot of discussions on short copy vs long copy. Personally I use long copy for my e-books/digital products etc. and they convert well. ... [read more]

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    Looking to have powerful Sales video made.

    natebunger in Copy Writing

    Hi there, anyone know who does professional sales videos for sales pages. The ones where the text is spelled out as the voiceover is speaking, maybe throw in some graphs ... [read more]

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    YOU Are a Major Factor in Whether or Not Your Copy Converts

    Mark Pescetti in Copy Writing

    In a mindset I did this morning, I said: "…I could write the EXACT same copy for 10 different people to market… and watch 10 different results unfold. Same copy. ... [read more]

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    Sick Sales Video

    The Copy Nazi in Copy Writing

    "You must be a teacher...because you've got a lot of class" You think this guy can sell or what? http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LAo-DmzdvK0

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    A market of one?

    Pusateri in Copy Writing

    Or targeting one to reach many? Kathy Hepinstall is a critically acclaimed literary novelist, as well as a copywriter who has worked on campaigns for dozens of household names (Starbuck's, ... [read more]

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    Looking for honest feedback on website

    Fellow copywriters, We all know one of the best ways to improve our copy is to have a "fresh set of eyes" take a look at it. So if you ... [read more]

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    Can Anyone Help Me Become An Artist?

    After all these years clients are asking me for a dash of artistry and a few pictures. So...please.... Can anyone suggest a good (and easy) graphics pack for Macs. Something ... [read more]

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    Dumb Copywriting "Copyright" Question...

    Scott Murdaugh in Copy Writing

    Okay, here's my question. I've purchased a lot of products that include swipe files of old ads. If you look at HardToFindAds.com or InfoMarketingblog.com, they both regularly publish and dissect ... [read more]

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    Biz op sales letter samples?

    Wytnyt in Copy Writing

    Hi guys, I'm working with a client on our fourth sales letter, and we're now working on sort-of like an upsell business opportunity by getting a full set of his ... [read more]

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    Sales Copy Opinion required

    etaiconsulting in Copy Writing

    Thanks to everyone for your guidance!

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    I need a favour!

    Miraclem in Copy Writing

    I'm writing this event page that I'm going to be posting up on facebook to do with a party in a nightclub and I'd like someone to go over the ... [read more]

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    Senator Rand Paul's Copywriter

    terryrayburn in Copy Writing

    I got an email petition advertisment from Senator Rand Paul of Kentucky. The lead for his letter? ----------------------------------------- "Dear Concerned American, They snickered when I said I came to the ... [read more]

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    I came to learn from the best....

    RickCopy in Copy Writing

    Hello Copy Warriors! Long time lurker, first time poster. I’ve been reading the copy forum religiously for several weeks now and thought it was time to throw myself into the ... [read more]

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    Nice : Second Hand Car Copywriting.

    Raja Kamil in Copy Writing

    Good or bad.... you decide. My bet, worth to read http://i.imgur.com/q4sGy.jpg hehe ps : when he started to mention "ninja", I started have a feeling, he/she is an internet marketer ... [read more]

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    Keep calm and make the logo bigger

    sabinavarga in Copy Writing

    Have you ever read/shown your copy to a kid? Fresh Impressions on Brandmarks (from my...

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    Match a Copywriter to Their Racing Car

    Mark Andrews in Copy Writing

    Guys, guys, guys just admit it... you may as well. You know it. I know it. "Eat - my - dust." No comparison. Looks to his right towards Vin Montello. ... [read more]

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    Facts, schmacks

    videolover7 in Copy Writing

    Today I heard a political talk-show host giving various negative facts about the candidate he's against. He contends that if these facts become more widely known, the candidate will be ... [read more]

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    Critique New Products Page for RSS and Marketing Services

    bbrian017 in Copy Writing

    Hi everyone, I'm Brian owner of Blog Engage. I just finished a new RSS and Marketing Services Products Page and was hoping you could have a look and give some ... [read more]

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    A Quick Question of US Citizens

    Will Edwards in Copy Writing

    Do you understand this sentence? "That dream came true .... and it wasn't a fluke either." I am interested in the word 'fluke' - is it widely understood in the ... [read more]

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    Butterbar, Get That Goldbricker Off His Ass!

    Incorporate some military jargon into your writing with: MilTerms.com - Online Dictionary of Military Terms, Acronyms, and Slang Or drop in a few military quotes: Military Quotes Diplomats are just ... [read more]

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    Copywriting for Non Profits

    Mark Pescetti in Copy Writing

    Sales writing is sales writing. I agree. It doesn’t matter if you’re writing to sell “mind-enhanced water” (as one person who recently posted here wants to venture into)… …Or help ... [read more]

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    Wanted! Best Warrior Copy Writer

    Joner in Copy Writing

    Hi All I am looking for a sales copy writer for a new site of mine. I am quite a newbie and am learning copywriting, but this site is for ... [read more]

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    Should I outsource copywriting, or should I to learn to DIY?

    loi77 in Copy Writing

    Hi fellow warriors, Should I outsource copywriting, or should I to learn to DIY? Is copywriting a skill that all internet marketers must learn? I really appreciate you input. Thanks, ... [read more]