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Helpful advice for copywriters: an interview with Glenn Fisher

Helpful advice for copywriters: an interview with Glenn Fisher

I was recently asked to do an interview by a young guy in Germany who’s looking to start his own online Internet marketing business. As I’m grateful to the many people who accept my own interview requests, I happily agreed to spare an hour to take a Skype call with the chap. Indeed, if anyone […]

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An interview with bestselling author and copywriter, Bob Bly

An interview with bestselling author and copywriter, Bob Bly

If you work in copywriting, there’s probably a copy of The Copywriter’s Handbook somewhere near you… Maybe it’s in that drawer you’ve not checked for a while… or hidden on the shelf between the Ogilvy, Hopkins and Schwartz… heck, it might be right next to you, acting as a coaster. Point is: this book is everywhere. And so it should be. You see, […]

July 21, 2014 | By | Reply More
An interview with top American copywriter Brian McLeod

An interview with top American copywriter Brian McLeod

It takes a pretty clued-up guy to help turn a tiny spare bedroom start-up into a hugely successful, nine-figure business that employed over 200 people… That said – you and I both know copywriters are pretty clued-up folks, right? US copywriter Brian McLeod certainly proves that. After co-founding one of the most successful product development […]

September 4, 2013 | By | 2 Replies More
Conversations on Copy: Insightful Interviews with Professional Copywriters

Conversations on Copy: Insightful Interviews with Professional Copywriters

A free report for you here, which will hopefully provide a lot of insight into the world of copywriting. I’ve collected together five of the interviews I’ve done with top copywriters from around the UK. Inside the report you’ll find the thoughts of three young freelance copywriters – Dan Adams, Stephen Marsh and Alastaire Allday – who […]

August 24, 2013 | By | 3 Replies More
Freelance copywriter Dan Adams talks writing, rhythm and rap

Freelance copywriter Dan Adams talks writing, rhythm and rap

Dan Adams is an award-winning freelance copywriter who has worked with some huge names including Virgin Media, British Gas and PayPal. I caught up with him recently to pick his brains on all things copy and found out that as well as being a fellow fan of Ogilvy, he also likes to mix things up with […]

August 7, 2013 | By | 2 Replies More
An interview with freelance copywriter Stephen Marsh

An interview with freelance copywriter Stephen Marsh

What connects TV presenter Fiona Bruce, Hollywood actor Orlando Bloom and novelist W. Somerset Maugham? Give up? Well, they’re all from Canterbury. As too is Stephen Marsh… a freelance copywriter and generally good egg. He’s written copy for a vast variety of clients all around the world, including a private detective, which is undeniably cool, […]

July 29, 2013 | By | 1 Reply More
An interview with freelance copywriter Alastaire Allday

An interview with freelance copywriter Alastaire Allday

Are copywriters born? I’m not so sure. I have a different theory. More often than not it is chance – a strange series of events lead us towards the discipline. It’s what happened to me and it’s what happened for freelance copywriter, Alastaire Allday. For Alastaire it was the perfect outcome – having already worked […]

November 18, 2012 | By | 4 Replies More
An interview with top copywriter Andy Maslen

An interview with top copywriter Andy Maslen

With four best-selling books on copywriting under his belt – not to mention more than 12 years working as a marketer in the corporate sector – Andy Maslen is fast becoming one of the UK’s most popular copywriters. I caught up with him to find out more about what influences him, how he works and […]

September 26, 2012 | By | 4 Replies More