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Do You Want Great Copy or Perfect Copy?

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Do you want great copy or perfect copy? You'll be surprised…

Honest Marketing Copy: Ready for "Risky" Conversations?

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Note from The Copy Bitch: I wrote this post in 2010, meaning…

Word Confusion: We vs. Us

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Dear Copy Bitch: I struggle with we vs. us. Consider this example: Your…

Conversational Copywriting: Don't underestimate "chatty" writing

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Dear Copy Bitch: I'm banging my head over here because, once…

Taking a Writing Hiatus (i.e. Back Away from the Computer, Ma'am)

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Dear Copy Bitch: We're kindred spirits: I'm a copywriter by day,…

Unsolicited Sales Calls Suck (So Don't Make 'Em)

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Dear Copy Bitch: I'm having an argument with the sales folks…

Word Confusion: Adverse & Averse

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Dear Copy Bitch: It drives me nuts when people mix up adverse…

Client Relations: Should You Give Customers What They Want or What They Need?

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Dear Copy Bitch: I'd like your take on something. Lately, I've…

The Value of Good Copywriting

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I received this email a couple of weeks ago (I'm not editing…

Word Confusion: e.g. &. i.e.

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Dear Copy Bitch: Can you settle an argument I'm having with my…

How to Use a Semicolon - Just 2 Rules

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Dear Copy Bitch: You often say to avoid semicolons. But I want…

Cost-Per-Click: Will it cost less if you lose the hyphens?

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Dear Copy Bitch: We are always having these debates in the…

Don't Write Like This (even if you're a lawyer)

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Dear Copy Bitch: Aren't long, complex sentences with big words more…

Word Confusion: Nevertheless vs Nonetheless

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Dear Copy Bitch: Any thoughts on the use of nevertheless vs.…

Poor Website Strategy: Watch Out for Poop Proliferation

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Dear Copy Bitch: What's the most challenging thing in your industry…