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Forum: Copywriting 16th September 2013, 08:17 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,080
Posted By shawnlebrun
Re: If you had to start again with copywriting…

Along the lines of what Ross said... if you have success in a certain niche, that may be where you'll want to start.

That's what I did YEARS ago... I had done very well in the fitness niche, so...
Forum: Copywriting 18th June 2013, 01:02 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,681
Re: Blogs on copywriting is by far the most popular but not really the most helpful.

If you really want help with your direct response work, you might want to check out Discover Which Marketing Programs...
Forum: Copywriting 5th June 2013, 01:00 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 869
Posted By joe golfer
Hiring copywriters for $5K packages minimum

Perry Belcher posted over in Facebook that he is hiring copywriters for $5k packages minimum in longform, vsl and email. Experienced only. Financial, biz-op, survival.
Forum: Copywriting 20th May 2013, 10:57 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 987
Posted By joe golfer
How to Get Rich in 2013 and Beyond

In April of 2012, President Obama authorized the JOBS Act. (Jumpstart Our Business Startups.)

The Act has several provisions, but one of the main goals is to change existing financial rules...
Forum: Copywriting 6th May 2013, 07:47 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,962
Posted By Jason_V
Re: How long does it take to get really good at copwriting?


Congratulations on your curiosity hook.

What are the other ways?
Forum: Copywriting 6th May 2013, 07:09 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,962
Posted By BrianMcLeod
Re: How long does it take to get really good at copwriting?

You'll be ready as soon as you understand why this post was a bad idea.
Forum: Copywriting 30th April 2013, 08:04 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 777
Gets Your Clients Standing Ovations

A client of mine was asked to give a speech at a prestigious trade dinner.

And like most people would rather die a death of a 1000 cuts than stand up in front of an audience and talk.

The other...
Forum: Copywriting 19th April 2013, 07:07 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,188
Posted By BrianMcLeod
Adrenaline, Balls & Bullets with Ben Settle...

Special Fast Effective Copy live monthly training invite from yours truly...

with David Garfinkel & Brian McLeod

Adrenaline, Balls & Bullets with Ben...
Forum: Copywriting 8th April 2013, 10:40 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,710
Posted By max5ty
Re: What's wrong with me? (this is a serious request for feedback)

Think it might just be a california thing or maybe an accountant thing.

I have noticed Rick Durris is from california n goes off the deep end a lot.

Sitting round working with numbers all day...
Forum: Copywriting 1st April 2013, 07:20 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,113
Posted By SashaLee
Re: How do you turn copywriting into a residual income model?

Hi there,

If you take a quick look around the forum you'll see every MINOR copywriter has a "how to write copy" or "how to write a copy" product.

All the best,

Forum: Copywriting 10th February 2013, 10:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,061
Posted By Loren Woirhaye
Re: Kill Yourself (Bill Hicks on Marketing)

Bill Hicks could be a poster boy for the tobacco industry. unpaid, dead poster boy.

... maybe he was trying to say something by indulging
an addiction to a advertising-driven (plus...
Forum: Copywriting 7th February 2013, 04:46 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,506
Posted By Pusateri
Re: Advertising that wins awards

Branding IS great advertising. Problem is, lots of people creating so-called branding ads don't know what branding is.

Branding is anchoring a positive emotional state to a stimulus.
Forum: Copywriting 29th December 2012, 11:46 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,391
Posted By Mark Andrews
Why are you selling yourself short as a copywriter?

Why settle for less when you can have more?

Look don't get me wrong, the Warrior Forum isn't a bad training ground if you're just starting out as a copywriter.

Here you will find copywriting...
Forum: Copywriting 22nd December 2012, 06:28 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 5,949
Posted By Pusateri
Re: How To Make Money Off Copywriting?

"If a man empties his purse into his head, no man can take it
away from him. An investment in knowledge always pays the best
interest." - Benjamin Franklin

I love that quote. Ben Franklin had a...
Forum: Copywriting 27th November 2012, 01:50 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 512
A Unique 80 Years Of Advertising

So, if you’re going to get any amazon vouchers during the festive season - you might want to have a look at these (please don’t fret they are non affiliate links).

All-American Ads 1900-1919...
Forum: Copywriting 2nd November 2012, 02:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 790
Posted By Mark Pescetti
What's Your Vibe?

Just like when you walk into a restaurant, bar, nightclub or coffeehouse and immediately feel the vibe of the joint...

...your copy needs to project a deliberate atmosphere.

Since copywriting...
Forum: Copywriting 23rd October 2012, 01:00 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,668
Posted By The Copy Nazi
The Truth About "The Truth About Abs"

From Tim Ferriss's ("The Four Hour Work Week") interview with Mike Geary.

Mike Geary's "The Truth About Abs" does $1 million in revenue per month.

More here - The Truth About Abs:...
Forum: Copywriting 22nd October 2012, 06:04 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,524
Posted By arfasaira
Forum: Copywriting 12th October 2012, 02:47 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,065
Posted By The Copy Nazi
Flogging wine - through email only

Read a sample email here -
Forum: Copywriting 7th October 2012, 07:47 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,618
Posted By Mark Andrews
Re: How to attract new high paying copywriting clients to you like bees to honey

Thanks Joe for your reply.

Now, I want to make this even easier for you guys, so make sure you check this link out...

Lets say for example that you want to write to the CEO's of top leading...
Forum: Copywriting 7th October 2012, 06:54 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,618
Posted By Mark Andrews
How to attract new high paying copywriting clients to you like bees to honey

Are you a new copywriter struggling
to land yourself one or two or more
high paying copywriting clients?

An experienced copywriter with
gaps in your schedule?

Do you want to find more...
Forum: Copywriting 1st October 2012, 08:23 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,164
Posted By Mark Pescetti
Re: Where's all the money in freelance copywriting?


I think the self development market is going to explode in the next few years and eclipse the financial, health, weight loss and relationship markets?



Forum: Copywriting 28th September 2012, 01:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,266
Posted By Andrew Gould
Re: Can anyone show their copy?

There's some current controls here:

AWAI Copywriter Challenge | NewMarket Health (

There's plenty of good copy at Stansberry:

Investment Research,...
Forum: Copywriting 15th September 2012, 02:06 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,136
Posted By Andrew Gould
Re: I dare you to find flaw with my squeeze page!

It looks like it's floating because your inverted pyramid design doesn't give the eye any horizontal or vertical lines to follow so it just looks like it's been almost randomly thrown together.

Forum: Social Media 12th September 2012, 04:33 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 5,956
Posted By Randall Magwood
Re: Why you Should NOT Buy Twitter Followers

... or use the money to enjoy a nice dinner at the Olive Garden. :)
Forum: Copywriting 7th September 2012, 07:37 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,600
Posted By joe golfer
Derek Naylor Interview: Unique Twist On Licensing Offline Marketing Packages and Copy

Over in the Offline forum, iamchrisgreen recently posted about Derek Naylor, a marketer who is cleaning up in the staid self-storage business. ...
Forum: Copywriting 6th September 2012, 01:03 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,007
Posted By joe golfer
Re: Brand Success Story

Dan Kennedy explains his approach a little more here:
Is Dan Kennedy Anti-Brand? The Surprising Answer - Small Business Marketing Blog | GKIC...
Forum: Copywriting 5th September 2012, 04:22 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,007
Posted By Mark Pescetti
Brand Success Story

"Initially my income was low and I was unknown. As soon as I launched the Mars-Venus brand, my income sky-rocketed even though my knowledge level had not changed. Branding is everything."

Dr. John...
Forum: Copywriting 24th July 2012, 08:05 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,597
Posted By RickDuris
Re: For newer copywriters, a few bits of advice for getting paying clients.

This consistently works for me:
Them: "What do you do?"
Rick: "I help people build their business."

Them: "What do you mean?"

Rick: "You ever see websites, or newspaper advertisements or...
Forum: Copywriting 19th July 2012, 01:17 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,022
Posted By arfasaira
Re: Best copwriting advice

A great thread where most of the top guys on the forum posted some golden advice:
Forum: Copywriting 9th July 2012, 04:02 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,798
Posted By ewenmack
Re: The Mentality of Choosing Your Price Point

I remember when I was quoting prices for my offline services many years ago.

I knew I had to breakthrough my fear and see what people were really
willing to pay.

This was done face to face, at...
Forum: Copywriting 8th July 2012, 01:00 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,798
Posted By Mark Pescetti
The Mentality of Choosing Your Price Point

What you charge for your product or service is a HUGE indicator of how much you believe your solution is worth.

It’s also going to establish the perceived value your potential clients or...
Forum: Copywriting 30th June 2012, 08:24 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,482
Posted By Mark Pescetti
An Insight Into Why Copywriting Prospects Skimp on Their Budget

My very first new client of 2012 hired me to write a sales letter for her Spiritual Coaching/Counseling services.

She came to the table with a clear budget, reasonable expectations and an...
Forum: Copywriting 29th June 2012, 11:09 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,125
Posted By Raydal
Re: First-time copywriter looking for criticism

Glad you benefited from the critique, but the forum is here to help
others and learn from each other. I was helped bu other people
when I first started out so I'm just passing on the tradition.
Forum: Copywriting 26th June 2012, 09:26 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,463
Posted By Raydal
Re: Looking to Hire a Copywriter

Then you are a better copywriter than you think!

Let me point out the "jedi mind tricks" to you, even if
you used them unintentionally. You are selling an
opportunity to write for you.

1. ...
Forum: Copywriting 11th June 2012, 08:04 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 765
Posted By Pusateri
Re: You get what you pay for

In a world where there is always someone who can make a product that's a little bit lower in quality and sell it for a little less money, "You get what you pay for," is good advice.

Forum: Copywriting 28th May 2012, 08:44 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 725
Posted By Joseph Robinson
Re: An ad if you like Pokemon...

When fed properly, a Pikachu can still be terrifying too :D...
Forum: Copywriting 25th May 2012, 07:56 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,432
Posted By Mark Andrews
Forum: Copywriting 24th May 2012, 08:45 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,432
Posted By RickDuris
Ultimate Headline Swipe File

140,000+ PDFS of headline swipe files:
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 11th May 2012, 01:35 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,850
Posted By kylemarvin
Re: What are some good Fiverr backlink gigs

The only way buying 40,000 blog comments spam will help you is if you direct it at your competition's websites (negative SEO), which is just wrong. You won't survive Penguin with crap like that and...
Forum: Copywriting 10th April 2012, 11:04 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,572
Posted By Steve Hill
Re: Whats Your Best Technique For Improving Your Copywriting Skill?

I'm not a grizzled old copywriter with a portfolio of controls yet, but I've found a few things to be helpful on the way to getting there.

A good starting point (for old and new alike) is along...
Forum: Copywriting 1st April 2012, 11:16 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,397
Posted By angiecolee
Re: The Most Annoying Clients?

My annoyance is with whoever's programming Word and other word processing software. I've had to show clients that the colored squigglies are wrong many, many times. Incorrect apostrophes are showing...
Forum: Copywriting 29th March 2012, 04:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,098
Posted By Mark Andrews
Nowhere near as good as Photoshop but it's...

100% FREE.

And super easy to use.

If you're a technophobe (like me) or you simply don't want to put yourself through the steep learning curve required at Adobe Photoshop, use this super easy...
Forum: Copywriting 20th March 2012, 02:48 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,064
Re: Help Naming A Writing Service

Hi Toby,

Here's the name you want -


Forum: Copywriting 14th February 2012, 10:14 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 951
Posted By Danielle Lynn
Re: Can Anyone Suggest A Better Headline?

Unless he means the title for this thread, to which I suggest:

"Are you the master copywriter who can beat this headline?"


"Hey, you there! Fix this thread title and win 1000 internets"
Forum: Copywriting 12th February 2012, 03:44 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 927
Re: What Made You Decide to Become a Copywriter?

Well I wanted to live in an attic, wearing jeans, white T shirts and Nikes.

Drinking gallons of coffee and losing all track of time.

Clattering away on an ancient but trusted typewriter with...
Forum: Copywriting 5th February 2012, 07:15 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 731
Posted By Mark Andrews
Re: Copywriting Is NOT Important...
Forum: Copywriting 26th January 2012, 04:26 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,294
Posted By Ross Bowring
Get off welfare ya lazy bum and start working for a living!

Sorry, I've watched one too many Republican debates lately.

Ryan Healy just sent out an email leading to copywriting opportunities in the financial niche.

Thought some folk here might be...
Forum: Copywriting 8th January 2012, 08:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 780
Posted By RickDuris
How I Got Two Job Offers and a $200-an-Hour Consulting Gig from Blogging

Great story. Useful case study. Immediately applicable information:

How I Got Two Job Offers and a $200-an-Hour Consulting Gig from Blogging...
Forum: Copywriting 5th December 2011, 06:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 807
Posted By travlinguy
Goodies From Jay Abraham

Someone just put this up on the main board and I thought ya'll might like it too. I know that a lot of you don't get out much. ;) - Marketing Genius (
Forum: Copywriting 21st November 2011, 11:05 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 911
Posted By maximus242
Re: Which One of These Two Headlines Made More Money?

See this is the mistake everyone makes, no one understands why one word outpulls another, they can pretend to understand - but they dont really know.

What the smart advertisers do is stop asking...
Forum: Copywriting 19th November 2011, 11:22 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,093
Posted By max5ty
Re: The Serious Advertisement Or The Explosively Entertaining?

One of the most interesting posts...

Here's my thoughts.

There are those who pride themselves on being in your face, witty, shocking, and way out there with their campaigns...

Forum: Copywriting 15th November 2011, 01:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 829
Posted By BrianMcLeod
Re: Inspiring Video Marketing Success Story

Thanks, Jake. See ya Thursday!

And thank you, Rick for keeping Ken's benefit top of mind for us.

Perfect example right here in this thread of why it's so important.

Jake hadn't heard a peep...
Forum: Copywriting 12th November 2011, 10:29 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,557
Posted By The Copy Nazi
Are you suffering from Epistolophobia? Help is at hand.

Know what most people's biggest fear is?

It's not fear of heights...or enclosed spaces...or spiders...or snakes...or something like that.

It's Glossophobia - the fear of public speaking.
Forum: Copywriting 2nd October 2011, 05:39 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,298
Posted By arfasaira
Re: Why Did YOU Get Into Copywriting & What Do You Ultimately Hope To Achieve?

I got into copywriting for two reasons - I couldn't afford childcare after having my youngest and resigned from my teaching position at a local school. I've always loved to write and started out...
Forum: Copywriting 30th September 2011, 04:07 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,298
Posted By Cam Connor
Re: Why Did YOU Get Into Copywriting & What Do You Ultimately Hope To Achieve? (
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