Do I need a copywriting contract for small projects?

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This presentation in the "how to start an SEO copywriting business" series picks up on the topic of the importance of having a freelance copywriting contract.

Somebody left a comment on the accompanying blog post asking an excellent question: "do I still need to send a contract to my client if it's a small, quick job?"

Find out why the answer is (still) yes, and other ways you can deal with the freelance copywriting contract issue for new vs. existing clients.

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Do I need a copywriting contract for small projects?

  1. 1. How to start an SEO copywritingbusinessIt’s a small job...do I still need to send a contract to my client?
  2. 2. Short answer: YES! - A contract spells out the terms and gets everyone on the same page. - A good contract protects you - and protects your client, too.
  3. 3. Here’s a possible option... - Is it a NEW client? Have them sign the agreement. Consider getting the money up front. - Is it an EXISTING client who has already signed your agreement? Spell out your terms in email. Tell your client you’ll need written confirmation before you start. - Ask your attorney about a master services agreement.
  4. 4. Want to make more money withoutworking so darn hard? Get free advice! Send an email to: write4income@aweber.com Check out the Copywriting Business Bootcamp at SEOCopywriting.com.
  5. 5. Get the real SEO copywriting facts - forfree! SEOcopywriting.com
  6. 6. Questions? Here’s how to reach me -Industry-endorsed SEO Copywriting Certification training - Writing services - Customized SEO content training SEOCopywriting.com heather@seocopywriting.com Twitter: @heatherlloyd
  7. 7. Questions? Here’s how to reach me -Industry-endorsed SEO Copywriting Certification training - Writing services - Customized SEO content training SEOCopywriting.com heather@seocopywriting.com Twitter: @heatherlloyd

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