Discover how to make a profitable copywriting career the easy way by emulating the easy steps practiced by professional freelance copywriters.
To become a successful copywriter, you should compile and organize your portfolio. Include the best copy you've written giving priority to copies that was published in respected and major websites and products. Include in your compilation written articles and essays as well as literary and creative works if any. Be sure to categorize your portfolio for easy reference. It would be handy if you can digitize your works and convert it to PDF file, so that you can have an electronic briefcase you can easily send to prospective employers and contractors. Secure your electronic portfolio by copy protecting it, which is available in Acrobat. Next build your own personal website that contain your profile and curriculum vitae. Your works should be uploaded also to the site and make it available as a read only document.
This will contribute your online catalog. Sign up in every copywriting portal and professional websites. You may need to invest a small amount in these websites. These websites will match you to employers or contractors, so it will be an advantage for you because you can access an established network through this. However, do not limit yourself to these portals. You can sell your copywriting skills to companies by advertising your services. Another way of promoting your expertise is to create an online magazine and publish – edit it. This can greatly boost your professional standing and adding integrity to the kind of service you are offering.
You can also publish useful tips and how to guides in several public websites to establish your name as an expert in copywriting and web content creation. These easy steps can greatly help and boost your career in the copywriting industry. You may discover that having an enjoyable career in your field can also be profitable and financially rewarding.