Copy Writing

7 Online Tools to Help You Write Faster and Better

  • Copy Writing
  • Updated 2022-08-04
  • By Jerry Low
Writing can be easy to some but a pain to others. If you are into writing, the technicalities of different writing forms…

The Who, What, Where, When and Why of Excellent Blog Writing

  • Copy Writing
  • Updated 2022-07-29
  • By Lori Soard
First year journalism students learn about the five Ws (Who, What, Where, When and Why). Although you may have no intent…

10 Killer Tips to Effective Copywriting

  • Copy Writing
  • Updated 2022-07-07
  • By Timothy Shim
Great copy converts. This is the basic mantra all copywriters need to maintain through their lives. As I sit here now I …

How to Start and Run a Successful Education Blog

  • Copy Writing
  • Updated 2022-04-29
  • By Lori Soard
If you've ever thought about starting an education blog, then you likely already know that supplementary education servi…

Resources for Finding Freelance Writing and other Work-from-Home Jobs

  • Copy Writing
  • Updated 2022-04-13
  • By Gina Badalaty
In ~10 years of professional blogging and writing, I’ve learned a few tips about freelance writing. Today, I’m going to …

Can You Use that Photo? Understanding Fair Use and What Photos Can and Can’t Be Used Legally on Your Blog

  • Copy Writing
  • Updated 2022-04-11
  • By Lori Soard
According to MDG Advertising, 37% of Facebook users engage more fully with a post that has a photo included; and 67% of …

Top Five Ways to Catch Typos and Errors in Your Own Writing

  • Copy Writing
  • Updated 2021-09-01
  • By Lori Soard
Pick up any bestselling novel, read any popular blog, or even look at a newspaper, and you'll find one thing in common: …

12 Step-by-Step Points to Write Your First Online Course (Part I)

  • Copy Writing
  • Updated 2021-07-02
  • By Lori Soard
As a book writer and website content editor, I started offering online writing courses through chat rooms to a handful o…

Avoiding and Fighting Plagiarism in Blogging: Why Copyscape (and other tools) Matters

  • Copy Writing
  • Updated 2021-04-22
  • By Lori Soard
Fighting plagiarism in blogging is an important part of running a trustworthy and credible site. Many bloggers are conce…

How Our Team Consistently Writes 3 Long-Form Articles Every Week

  • Copy Writing
  • Updated 2020-08-04
  • By WHSR Guest
We’re a team. We plan, write, and edit as a team. And we pump out a good deal of content. But it hasn’t always been so e…

7 Storytelling Techniques to Conquer Your Blog Readership

  • Copy Writing
  • Updated 2020-06-20
  • By Luana Spinetti
Years ago, when I started niche blogging, I used to keep my storytelling skills confined to the ‘creative writing'…

Common Grammar Errors and How to Avoid Them on Your Blog

  • Copy Writing
  • Updated 2019-07-15
  • By Lori Soard
Grammar errors can make your blog look unprofessional and sloppy. However, not every blogger is an English major. Plus, …

Idea Starters: 20 Phrases to Help You Come Up With Topics to Write About

  • Copy Writing
  • Updated 2019-06-22
  • By Lori Soard
Does your brain hurt from coming up with new ideas for your blog? Whether you are the writer and idea starter or you ass…

25 Rules for Writing Crazy Good Sentences

  • Copy Writing
  • Updated 2019-05-07
  • By Lori Soard
When it comes to copywriting, one sentence can mean everything. Whether you are writing a headline, working on an openin…

5 Quick Copywriting Rules for Blogs

  • Copy Writing
  • Updated 2018-11-08
  • By Lori Soard
According to Salary.com, the average copywriter salary is roughly $49,000 a year with the highest paid copywriters bring…

8 Methods To Speed Up Writing and Produce Quality Blog Posts

  • Copy Writing
  • Updated 2018-10-25
  • By Luana Spinetti
Writing a blog post isn't easy, but writing a blog post that converts is even more difficult. You have audience data to …

The Secrets of Writing Irresistible Blog Posts

  • Copy Writing
  • Updated 2017-07-12
  • By Lori Soard
You can have an amazing website design, but content is ultimately what sells your website to the outside world. Writing …

A Blueprint for Writing How-To Guides for Your Site

  • Copy Writing
  • Updated 2017-04-24
  • By Lori Soard
There are numerous articles on this site about how to increase your website traffic and tips for bringing new visitors t…

How to Write Blog Posts that Are Scannable for Hurried Readers

  • Copy Writing
  • Updated 2016-12-13
  • By Lori Soard
No matter how much you may wish otherwise, there are a mere 24 hours in each day and at least a few of those must be spe…

[Infographic] 20 Creative Writing Prompts to Start with in 2015

  • Copy Writing
  • Updated 2016-12-13
  • By Jerry Low
So are you planning out your content for your blog in 2015? In case you are looking for help – here's an infograph…

Checking How Readable Your Articles Are with Word’s Readability Statistics

  • Copy Writing
  • Updated 2016-12-13
  • By Lori Soard
One rule of thumb when writing to the masses is that most of them read at about a sixth to eighth grade reading level. W…

Top Editing Tips for Cutting a Lengthy Post Down to Size

  • Copy Writing
  • Updated 2016-12-13
  • By Lori Soard
One issue I see as an editor over and over are articles that are pretty lengthy and have a lot of redundant information.…

Learn to Write Excellent Blog Posts by Tearing Apart 3 Sample Blog Posts

  • Copy Writing
  • Updated 2016-12-10
  • By Lori Soard
Here at WHSR, we've often studied just what it is that makes for an excellent blog post. Surprisingly, it is easy to def…

Why It’s Important to Refill Your Creative Well

  • Copy Writing
  • Updated 2016-12-10
  • By Lori Soard
In 1992, Penguin Group published a book by Julia Cameron titled The Artist's Way: A Spiritual Path to Higher Creativity.…

Time To Wear The Editor’s Hat! 9 Reasons Why Guest Posts Are A Clever Idea

  • Copy Writing
  • Updated 2014-02-14
  • By Luana Spinetti
Your blog speaks with your voice – everybody knows that. Fair enough, since your blog exists primarily for you to …