Copywriting is the act or occupation of writing text for the purpose of advertising or other forms of marketing. The product, called copy or sales copy, is written content that aims to increase brand awareness and ultimately persuade a person or group to take a particular action.
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A B2B writer (short for business to business) creates articles, emails, and white papers for companies that sell to other companies. This is in contrast to consumer writers (B2C) who help companies sell products to individuals. A B2B writer’s job is complex—part brand journalism, part sales—and they’re often well paid.
Here I will provide brief explanations on some of the various forms so you can understand what each one is and some of their requirements.
An SEO copywriter is someone who can look at a set of keywords, figure out what someone searching for those phrases wants to know, and write it clearly and succinctly. A good SEO writer also must be able to use keywords effectively to help the reader find their content in search engines.
A technical writer is someone who writesdetail-oriented instructions, otherwise known as technical documentation or tutorials. This could include user manuals, online support articles, or internal docs for coders/API developers.
What most people don’t realize is that it’s often not actually the writing that is difficult. It’s the thinking behind the writing.
“Writing is thinking. To write well is to think clearly. That's why it's so hard." - David McCullough
Writing is essentially a robust tool that enables us to clarify and communicate our thoughts. While writing, you are forcing yourself to think critically and exercise parts of your brain that are typically on auto-pilot. As Einstein once said, “If you can't explain it simply, you don't understand it well enough.”
Copywriting is content writing to make a sale. It is precise, effective, & revolves around creative problem-solving. Copies driving conversions while creating meaningful experiences for the target audience.
The features, the benefits, & the price of a product help determine whether a consumer is willing to convert. Copy is the way you communicate value to these potential customers.
Content marketing can have different less direct goals, like educating, amusing, or building brand awareness.
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