UX writing is a growing area that generally pays well and is specialised without being impossible to break into

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What is UX writing?

Why is it growing in importance?


It sounds like the sort of problem any freelancer would kill to have. But having too much work on can present many challenges.

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Ask: temporary or permanent?


Working out the right sequence for your story collection is an exquisite agony.

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Useful arguments for when you’re trying to convince someone to invest in written content for the first time

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By day, you write seo content; by night, you write slasher fanfic odes. How do you square the circle?

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Start by setting clear dividing lines


What does an ‘item writer’ or a ‘senior UX copywriter’ do all day anyway?

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UX writer


How to work out if you’re being paid right

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Ask around among your peers


10 practical steps for finishing your short story — with examples

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Get inspiration from these approaches used by some of the great exponents of short fiction

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1. The telling detail


Breaking into copywriting work? Then you might find this guide to some of the essential terminology useful

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A/B testing / split testing

AIDA

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B2B

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dan brotzel

Funny-sad author | Hotel du Jack @SandstonePress; Work in Progress (formerly Kitten on a Fatberg) @unbounders | Pushcart, Slackjaw, Pithead, X-Ray, Ellipsis

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