Office 365 has long been the 'go-to' option for offices around the world, but after using Google exclusively for almost a year, it has become painfully obvious to me that Google is far superior to Office 365—so much so that I don't understand why Office 365 is still an option.
Why do I need an English proofreader? I don’t make that many mistakes!
As an English copywriter, I always strive to deliver error-free copy to my clients. Despite working as an English proofreader, the occasional error sneaks through. This post examines why this happens and how we can minimize typos in our writing.
Wanted: Unicorn—must have three horns, six legs, and stripes
Trying to transition from an English instructor to an English copywriter and proofreader in Korea, was challenging at times, especially after looking at hundreds of job ads. Many job ads looking for an English copywriter or proofreader are actually looking for something else.
Certain your poor English won’t get your email flagged as spam? Guess again.
Getting people to open your emails is challenging. Once opened, the chances they'll click on your call to action (CTA) decrease with every red flag—from suspicious email addresses to poor grammar and punctuation.
Is it time to quit after six months of playing English copywriter?
This week is officially six months since I decided to switch careers and become a freelance English copywriter. The freelance lifestyle can be tough. Is it time to end this experiment?
Dying to know how a freelance English copywriter spends his day? Wonder no more!
I glimpse behind the curtain at the magical and exciting life of a freelance English copywriter / content writer.
What’s the verdict? Was it a mistake to become a freelance English copywriter?
Part II of a blog post in which I reflect on my decision to switch careers 4 months ago and become a freelance English copywriter. And the verdict is...
English copywriter/proofreader—perfect life choice or complete disaster?
Four months ago, I made the choice to switch careers and become a freelance English copywriter and proofreader. Looking back on what I've learned and wondering if I made the right choice.
Free English Consulting for Small Businesses—Get the Help You Need Now
DC CopyPro is happy to announce the launch of its completely free English Consulting Service. Get the answers you need to quick questions about English, when you need them.
Fixed all your grammar and spelling mistakes? But did you remember this?
Effective copy is about more than just grammatically correct text. The words you use and how you choose to express yourself affects the tone of your writing.
Top 3 reasons people are judging you for your writing mistakes
Top 3 reasons why writing is judged more harshly than speaking, and what poorly written copy can mean for your brand image and sales.
The butcher’s natural ingredient quasi-drugs PETS poo—Huh?
Typical examples of poor English on Korean product labels and signs.
Can an EFL teacher really be an effective copywriter?
How I can transfer the skills learned from teaching EFL to copywriting.
Copywriter? Content writer? Copy editor? Proofreader? Argh!
An explanation of different writing services.