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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    Selfish Greedy *******s who Would Sell Their Own Grandmothers...

    Willie Crawford in Copy Writing

    One of the single biggest wastes of time, energy, and focus that I've seen in my 16 years in the internet marketing space is the "us against them" mentality that ... [read more]

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    Doceye in Copy Writing

    I'm starting a thread to discuss the importance of "dots." You know, these things: "." I've recently noticed others posting "dot" posts. So I thought I'd start my own. The ... [read more]

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    Copy Writing, Is it really worth it?

    club20coaching in Copy Writing

    I'm a big fan of copy writing but I wish someone would explain what is so great about it. Please give me a one paragraph reason why copy writing really ... [read more]

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    Please Critique my First Attempt at Online Long-form Sales Copy

    Joelamite in Copy Writing

    Thanks to anyone with copywriting experience who can take a minute and give me an honest, nay, brutally honest assessment of my first draft. The Secret Revealed | The Investment ... [read more]

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    Trigger Happy

    So there are 1001 Copywriting formulas. But how about Bullet writing formulas? Here are 21 by Team Makepeace. http://conversiontriggers.com/upload...ets_Lesson.pdf Can anyone add some more? Steve P.S. The “Bullet Lesson” was ... [read more]

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    What Does It Take To Be a Copywriting Intern?

    BrainCopy in Copy Writing

    Hey Warriors, I was just wondering if any of you knew exactly how one can get into an intern position for a copywriter or do they even have their own ... [read more]

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    Steel Cage Death Match: POM v. FTC

    RickDuris in Copy Writing

    Lawrence Berstein's got the scoop on the fight of the century: The FTC As Your Ad Agency Should be exciting. - Rick Duris

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    Classic copywriting books. Any ideas?

    Lucian Lada in Copy Writing

    Hello, I want to take on copywriting. Someone recommended me Maria Veloso's "Web copy that sells". I've read half of it, I really liked the simple blueprint, but I don't ... [read more]

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    OK. This might be a stupid question, but...

    bdnews in Copy Writing

    When copywriting, can it be done in forums that have an advertising section and your target market? Would it be the same as having a website or through email? Like ... [read more]

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    Google Dumps on Facebook

    The Copy Nazi in Copy Writing

    Facebook has less reach, and its individual ads are less effective, than old fashioned web advertising, according to WordStream's numbers, which it delivered—naturally—in the form of an infographic. Most ... [read more]

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    Looking For a Coach

    Igor Kheifets in Copy Writing

    Hey guys and gals, I'm no newbie, but I'm not a grizzled copy pro just yet. I'm in desperate search for a street-level savvy copy machete who's gonna take my ... [read more]

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    Squeeze page advice?

    juggerna623 in Copy Writing

    Hello fellow warriors, I have a squeeze page for a video on dating. Can you guys look at it and tell me anything that comes to your mind when you ... [read more]

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    Sales letter page - better to have a separate site for it?

    dogreene in Copy Writing

    I could use some input on this. My question is: Should I create a separate sales letter website or just create a new page within an existing site? A client ... [read more]

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    calls to action

    authorfriendly in Copy Writing

    Can anybody recommend a good source to teach HOW to think about calls to action? I know that is pretty basic but I seem to be only so-so at writing ... [read more]

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    A collection of resources for the up-and-coming copywriter.

    Veterans, you've probably got every link, subscription and resource here, so have a quick browse - if there's something you've not got, then grab it (although I very much doubt ... [read more]

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    Haw Meny Homofone Misteaks Kan Yoo Zpot?

    The Marketeer in Copy Writing

    Hey Guys, I received this poem recently in John Forde's newsletter. It's riddled with incorrect homophones and quite hilarious to read. Since there's been some discussion recently about grammar and ... [read more]

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    NLP copywriting power words

    RickDuris in Copy Writing

    Interesting new study on NLP power words: Persuade with Silky Smooth Copy | Neuromarketing - Rick Duris

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    Please Critique My Book Title

    Jonathan 2.0 in Copy Writing

    So I've been reading The Main Forum and put together a quick idea for a book title (and sub title.) Because I'm very much an Apprentice/Newbie Copywriter I'd really appreciate ... [read more]

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    Looking for feedback on AWAI's Bootcamp

    MRMagMark in Copy Writing

    I am considering attending the AWAI Bootcamp in September. However, it is rather pricey. ($1995: Expensive compared to some conferences, average compared to others.) At this event, there is also ... [read more]

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    Shield your eyes...

    RickDuris in Copy Writing

    34 Adverts That Would Totally Be Banned Today | So Bad So Good - Rick Duris PS: Made me wince, first time I saw them. Makes you wonder who wrote ... [read more]

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    Any Copywriting Apprenticeships?

    Okay...this is going to sound really crazy, but... As you all may or may not know, I am looking to retire. I don't need the money anymore and quite honestly, ... [read more]

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    Writing that perfect PPC landing page...

    JimMichael in Copy Writing

    I'm going to spend some time this week writing new PPC landing pages. Can anyone suggest some resources that focus on the structure/psychology of landing page copy? I know that ... [read more]

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    Best "Get Out"...

    Thought this was a brilliant disclaimer on Mr Kerns latest email. FOR THE LOVE OF ALL THAT IS HOLY, WE BOTH KNOW DAMN GOOD AND WELL THAT JUST BECAUSE BRENDON ... [read more]

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    What Makes This Ad Successful?

    Jonathan 2.0 in Copy Writing

    Stop Your Divorce! By Homer McDonald I'll start off with a couple : ) 1. Good “credibility element” with the photograph 2. “Telling” instead of “selling” and providing value simply ... [read more]

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    My first 15 headlines - help me choose the best

    MattJackson in Copy Writing

    Thanks for taking the time to share your experiences with me. Information about the product: The site is similar to (But better than) sparknotes, it helps people who are studying ... [read more]

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    Thanks so much for the help, Warriors!

    Beats4Legends in Copy Writing

    As a lot of you guys know, I've been on these forums the past couple weeks doing as much as I could to soak up as much help as I ... [read more]

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    Burial Insurance Headline Work/Marketing Strategy

    Rearden in Copy Writing

    Hello everybody, My name’s Dave – I sell burial insurance to 55 to 80 year olds, and am looking to get some insight on a new lead piece I plan ... [read more]

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    Landing Page Question

    MuscleProdigy in Copy Writing

    Are there any reputable services/companies out there who actually analyze and can even create a landing page for your product? My product isn't converting too well and I want to ... [read more]

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    Landing Page Redesign- PLEASE HELP!

    MuscleProdigy in Copy Writing

    Check out MP45 dot com (sorry don't have enough posts for links). Using some of your suggestions, that is what I came up with. Honest feedback would be much appreciated. ... [read more]

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    What's the best headline you have written so far?

    ejunkie in Copy Writing

    Hi fellow copywriters, We have all written headlines. Sweet lord knows for what not. We know how enjoyable the whole process can be. And is. And how satisfying... when we ... [read more]

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    WSO Sales Letter Image

    briancassingena in Copy Writing

    Can anyone tell me how to create those WSO sales letter images? I want a professional looking formatted sales letter rather than just text.

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    Critique My Flier!

    Carl-Reed in Copy Writing

    Hi Warriors, I'm doing a mail drop on Monday and need to prepare a flier, I've already made the below draft but I'd appreciate your input. This is for an ... [read more]

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    Good Copywriting Resources

    thedanbrown in Copy Writing

    I am always looking for new books and courses on copywriting. I like knowing what recent trends are in different niches. I was just wondering if anyone has any good ... [read more]

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    Robert Collier lessons...

    fbyrne in Copy Writing

    Stupid question, probably, as he is very well thought-of indeed, but what can one learn from the Robert Collier letters? I started to read them and found them a bit ... [read more]

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    Split-Test Software: Which ones help you sell more?

    Hello, fellow copy-monkeys. Just wondered which split/A-B testing software you guys use? How would you rate them in terms of function, analysis etc? Thanks for your comments

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    The Depressed Copywriter

    RickDuris in Copy Writing

    Here's the kind copy you think about writing when you're the... Depressed Copywriter - Rick Duris PS: I bet this goes viral. And people start submitting their own. There's a ... [read more]

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    Article Writing / Content Writing is NOT Copywriting and Does NOT Belong in This Section

    Mark Andrews in Copy Writing

    Copywriting is salesmanship-in-print. If you want to post up a new thread about article writing, content writing, spinners, copyright or anything else unrelated to copywriting... please post your thread in ... [read more]

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    Truth Please: The Money is In The List or Offer?

    The Niche Man in Copy Writing

    Had a heated debate with collegues at our favorite Sports Bar this weekend. Half of us said the money is in the offer, the other half said the money is ... [read more]

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    What is the Fastest way to learn how to write Acceptable copy?

    olavlind in Copy Writing

    I have just finished a software product I want to market as a OTO to a free report. Problem is, I need a way to learn how to write acceptable ... [read more]

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    Looking for referrals for an eBook writer

    ookami007 in Copy Writing

    Hi guys, I started writing an eBook and just ran out of steam. I'm looking to have someone re-write/finish it but there are ALOT of different "expert" rewriters. Does anyone ... [read more]

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    N00b Question: Asking Clients for Permission to Use Work as Portfolio Samples?

    FreelanceAstrid in Copy Writing

    Hi, everyone My name is Astrid and I have been working as a freelance writer for one year. Thus far, I have been charging obscenely low rates of—trigger warning for ... [read more]

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    Back Again - Need another sales letter critique!!!

    SMSWriter in Copy Writing

    Request cancelled. Thank you for your feedback.

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    Buzzwords

    Cloukyo in Copy Writing

    Hi, I'm not sure if this has been posted before but... I work in an agency as a copywriter, my boss' obsession with buzzwords like "customer focused" "market leading" "award ... [read more]

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    Calls-To-Action Design and Copy

    Recently there have been threads asking about copy design and graphics. There have also been several threads with people looking for feedback on their squeeze page. Both may be interested ... [read more]

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    Landing Page vs Sales Page vs SEO - selling to humans or spiders?

    Olorin in Copy Writing

    I have an OTC med product in a category that is a 7/10 difficulty in its top keywords. We have a unique breakthrough product that solves the problem while most ... [read more]

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    How do you decide what to read...and what to avoid?

    I'ma keep this short and sweet. There are a LOT of books out there, in general. More to the point, there are a LOT of copywriting books, packages and courses ... [read more]

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    Selling Your Services is Different Than Pimping Out a Product

    Mark Pescetti in Copy Writing

    When I first started writing for other people, I called my business Reflection Marketing. My tagline was "your vision, mirrored." The essence of my message was that the most successful ... [read more]

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    Need A Landing Page Created

    yellowrabbit in Copy Writing

    I an looking for a good direct response copywriter to write a landing page for me. If you can do this or know anyone on the forum that does do ... [read more]

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    "The Case Against Copywriters..."

    We're not copywriters, because that's a small part of what we do. We consult businesses. We conduct extra amounts of research into the market... consumer research... competitive intelligence... brand and ... [read more]

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    Your Guarantee is *Not* a Selling Point

    MikeTucker in Copy Writing

    I saw another sales page yesterday with the money-back guarantee stressed far too much, even listed as a bullet point!! Think about it for just a moment-- If you are ... [read more]

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    Backing Out Of Standard View

    Mr Bill in Copy Writing

    Did that heading make you click here to see what it was about? I recently received an email with that exact heading and it stopped me in my tracks. I ... [read more]

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    Thoughts on a Lead Piece With 2 Offers Instead of 1

    Rearden in Copy Writing

    Hi, I sell burial insurance, and am thinking of selling more Medicare Supplemental insurance. Typically, I lead with one product offering but wonder if having a combo lead -- as ... [read more]

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    6 Quick Thoughts About Copywriting

    max5ty in Copy Writing

    This post may upset some...but it's my normal way of doing business... There's a lot of stuff you read in your email daily from the "guru's" on how you should ... [read more]

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    Resources to Learn Direct Response Graphic Design Concepts?

    Several people have hired me to rewrite their Clickbank sales letters and we've had decent increases in sales. I'm not a graphics person by any means but I know HTML. ... [read more]

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    Headline Help...Read This

    max5ty in Copy Writing

    While I was surfing the web, I came across this pdf. It's got some really good stuff in it on headlines. Thought I'd pass it on to the other copywriters ... [read more]