Have you heard of Mailrelay? To be honest, when they first got in touch with me about writing for their blog, I hadn’t.
But I’ve since learned they’re a leading developer of email marketing tools, with branches in New York, Madrid and Brazil. So I’m quite proud to be sharing with their customers what I’ve learned about email over the past 7 years. Continue reading
It was early July 2008 that I broke free from the shackles of full-time employment and officially became a freelance copywriter.
I wrote quite a popular article about how I did that here.
So much has changed since then. Continue reading
When I tell people I’m a freelance copywriter, they often say: “Wow, that means you can work from anywhere!”
And that’s pretty much the case. Meetings aside, I usually work from my office or at home. It’s great.
On the other hand, clients like to know I’m nearby. And for very good reasons: Continue reading
So here we are: Wheatley Copywriting’s first meaningful-sounding anniversary.
Five years ago today I became a full-time freelance copywriter. I’d also been doing it in my spare time for a year prior to that. Now I can finally call myself ‘experienced’ without feeling a little bit dishonest!
It was a bit of a scary start. Continue reading
More exciting times – I’m moving to a nicer place!
This won’t affect my clients, apart from the few that pay by cheque. I’m still in Sheffield
and I hope to keep the same office telephone number but I’ll have a new office telephone number. Everything else is staying the same. Continue reading
I’ve been pretty busy lately, so I thought it was about time I exploited the aspirations of others by creating my own copywriting internship.
Things haven’t gone exactly to plan though. My intern has much more fur, and far less writing ability, than I was hoping for.
See for yourself. Continue reading