Entries by Amy C. Teeple

Why you can’t fly solo as a freelance copywriter

Are you a freelance copywriter? Do you consider yourself a solepreneur? Are you the only one working on your projects?
Knock it off!
You’re not Superman (or Superwoman).
Yes, you may be the only official employee in your business, but that doesn’t mean that you need to go at it alone. In fact, you shouldn’t try to be […]

Woot! Are you having fun with your copy?

Have you ever visited Woot!?
You may think that it’s just another online bargain website. Technically, that is true. But, even if you don’t want to find a limited-time offer on some random item or find an awesome shirt, as a copywriter, you need to check out this website.
Why? Because Woot! doesn’t just sell merchandise – […]

Oh no! I have a blog post to write!

How did this happen? You have a blog post due and you have no idea what to write or if you have enough time to write it.
Chances are you have found yourself in this situation – I know I have.
When this happens, you find yourself scrambling to get the post done and hoping that you […]

This is the best post ever!

Recently, a member of the SEO Copywriting LinkedIn group started an interesting discussion. He asked what group members thought about the overuse of words like “perfect,” when “fine” or “okay” would suffice.
He questioned the surge in hyperbolic speech and wondered if certain words were losing their meaning.
This got me thinking – first, about exaggeration, then […]