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The Difference Between a Copywriter and a Content Writer

When I tell people I’m a copywriter, they usually react in one of two ways: A blank stare – fair enough. I remember being a research intern and mishearing “copy” as “coffee” and offering to make it… An undeserved congratulatory surprised eyebrow raise – they think I am a very important lawyer focussing on intellectual property ownership. Whatever their reaction,

Seaside to 9-to-5: is it easier to freelance in a city?

I have settled down…for now. I can’t say I’m thrilled about it but moving to Sydney was a necessary evil for two reasons. Our friends (‘home friends’ no less) are living here and we hadn’t seen them for ages, but also my boyfriend needed to be in a city to find work. Having grown up in London, I always thought

Advice for travelling and writing

Freelancing has given me the unbelievable privilege of being able to work anywhere in the world I like. As grateful as I am for my situation, there have (of course) been a few learning curves. For anyone doing anything work-related while travelling, I hope that my learnings can help you out even a tiny bit! 1. Factor in time for