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'Inappropriate' Ads - Is This Advert Worse Than Barnados?

‘Inappropriate’ Ads – Is This Advert Worse Than Barnados?

The advert above just won a Silver Lion at the Cannes Lions International Festival. And I have to say, it's memorable. But it's memorable for all the wrong reasons.
Where Should You Be Promoting Your SEO, Copywriting and Marketing Blog Posts?

Where Should You Be Promoting Your SEO, Copywriting and Marketing Blog Posts?

Sphinn or SERPd? Facebook or Twitter? If you want to find readers for your SEO, Copywriting or Marketing blog, you need to have a read of this...
The Five People You Meet in Online Marketing Hell

The Five People You Meet in Online Marketing Hell

Unfortunately, it's all too easy to find the wrong people. And if you do, nothing's quite as dispiriting to the internet entrepeneur as the five people you meet in online marketing hell.
When Is A Coach Not A Coach?

When Is A Coach Not A Coach?

Do you want to hear a really bad joke? Here you go: When is a coach not a coach?
Google's Plus One - An Uninvited Guest At An Already Boring Party?

Google’s Plus One – An Uninvited Guest At An Already Boring Party?

Do you want to sit around for weeks waiting for someone to Google "Andrew Nattan thinks that Google +1 is a giant waste of time, space and energy"
This Is What We Know

This Is What We Know

Ever get the feeling that the brilliant, insightful advice you've just received might not be as groundbreaking as you think?
May The 4th Be With You - Copywriting Lessons From A Galaxy Far, Far Away

May The 4th Be With You – Copywriting Lessons From A Galaxy Far, Far Away

Can writers learn from the film Star Wars? You won't learn that a Parsec is a measurement of time, not distance, but you might just learn a few Jedi copywriting tricks.
Royal Wedding Cliché Bingo! A Fun Game For All The Family!

Royal Wedding Cliché Bingo! A Fun Game For All The Family!

I asked a handful of copywriters on Twitter what they thought the most overused words in wedding copy were, and they didn't disappoint. Thanks to their suggestions I've put together some Royal Wedding Bingo cards for your enjoyment.
Alarm Bells - How To Know When You Need a Break

Alarm Bells – How To Know When You Need a Break

I think I need a break from copywriting...
If You Don't Promote Your Work, Nobody Else Will.

If You Don’t Promote Your Work, Nobody Else Will.

You're relying on other people to promote your work. And no matter how good your tremendously fantastic stuff is, you're going to be hard pushed convincing them to put in the effort that you're unable or unwilling to do.
The Best Advice You'll Get All Day

The Best Advice You’ll Get All Day

I just spotted this on a Tumblr account, and decided it needed to be shared with the world...
I Don't Care What Colour Your Hat Is, Ignoring Content Is No Laughing Matter

I Don’t Care What Colour Your Hat Is, Ignoring Content Is No Laughing Matter

According to Kris, White Hat SEO is a joke, and good content is a rip-off. Well, sorry Kris. I'm not laughing.