Making a living from copywriting


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Today in this write up, am going to examine how to make a living as a copywriter.
There are lots of benefits attached with being a copywriter

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Making a living from copywriting

  1. 1. Making A Living From
  2. 2. introduction Today in this write up, am going to examine how to make a living as a copywriter. There are lots of benefits attached with being a copywriter. The revenue a copywriter earns is much more than the average salary earner in Nigeria. Using statistics available in the year 2005: from the United States. According to the bureau of labour, the average salary for a copywriter is around $57,000. This figure excludes several other bonuses received within the year. Copywriting offers greater advantages compared when compared with other jobs.
  3. 3. Advantage 1This is so because the focus is on writing good copy. Thus, you can plan your time to do more fulfilling stuffs when the time arises. This is an advantage that many jobs such as banks or restaurants are not able to do.
  4. 4. Advantage 2 Copywriting offers a great working enviroment. A lot of copywriters work within an ad agency, which in some instances can be a nice place to work. This is because you have other like minded individuals working together and you can thus share ideas as well as do a lot of other stuffs together. Also, whenever you feel down, you can tap into the energy which your group of like- minded individuals is using to make you feel alright again.
  5. 5. Advantage 2 continued Many ad agencies abound. So, you could decide to work for a smaller ad agency where there are few competitors or you could work for a larger group where there is a greater competition.
  6. 6. Advantage 3 The fact that writing good copies can be challenging reduces boredom to barest minimum. If you work at an advertising agency, more often than not, you will have many different types of clients which make the work that you do every day to change. This is good because youll get a great variety of different things you would never get bored.
  7. 7. Advantage 4 Copywriting offers great benefits no matter how you look at it. If you are able to establish yourself as a master copywriter, then, you sure can earn more than the average $57,000 annual salary. A statistic provided above by the bureau of labour. Even the magazine advertising age puts the average salary for a copywriter in the United States is right around $60,000. This includes bonuses received within the year under review.
  8. 8. In Conclusion The environment where you work will be buzzing with creative energy. Also, the flexibility that the job offers is greater than what other jobs can offer
  9. 9. Paul adedoyin is a webdesigner, web programmer and the owner of where he sells web design products and also accepts webdesign projects including the design of data based driven websites. His blog is where he shares online marketing tips for free