Posts tagged "humour"
Do You Know What's The Scariest Thing About Halloween?

Do You Know What’s The Scariest Thing About Halloween?

Apparently, the week surrounding October 31st is the scariest time of the year. But it's not because of trick or treaters. No, it's because of hellishly bad copy. So read on and find our Bestiary of Halloween Copy Horrors. If you dare...
The Pirate's Guide to Blogging - International Talk Like a Pirate Day

The Pirate’s Guide to Blogging – International Talk Like a Pirate Day

Yarr and avast there me hearties! It be International Talk Like a Pirate Day again, and that can mean only two things: Firstly, it be meaning that people across the globe will be saying "it be" when they mean "it is". And secondly, it be meaning that I be divulgin' the most well kept secret...
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.
"Funny" Copy - No Laughing Matter?

“Funny” Copy – No Laughing Matter?

Should you leave the comedy to the comedians? Is earnest discourse and straight-down-the-line clarity the only way to create content that really speaks to readers? Or are spinning bowties as important to the writer as the pen?