It’s now a year since my wife Tricia left her job as Administration Manager at Harland Accountants to become my business partner at Mark Nicholson Copywriting. I’m happy to say it’s working out well! Tricia is a very experienced and efficient administrator whose support makes a big difference. As demand for my services grew, I … Continue reading
Category Archives: Mark Nicholson Copywriting
I once discovered a new worm…
OK, by now I hope you know that I’m a copywriter, based in Cornwall, with plenty of experience and a successful track record in what I do. But behind everyone you work with is a person and a personality, and I’d like to tell you a few random facts about myself that might help you … Continue reading
My new website!
Please check out the new Mark Nicholson Copywriting website: http://www.mncopywriting.com/ Continue reading
Free Apostrophe Surgery
Are you having trouble with an apostrophe? I can implant, reposition or extract it for you. This free service from Mark Nicholson Copywriting includes clear advice on why the procedure chosen is necessary. Please put your questions in the comments box below or, if it’s a particularly embarrassing apostrophe problem, email me at email@example.com for … Continue reading
What is a copywriter?
In the world of marketing and communications a writer is known as a ‘copywriter’. Copy is the printing industry’s traditional word for the text in a magazine, advertisement or other printed item. When you read a brochure, booklet, press release, feature article or advert, it’s likely that it was written by a copywriter like me. … Continue reading
My career to date…
If you’re looking at this blog because you would like to commission some writing, but you’re not sure whether I have the right experience for the job, please have a look at the following summary which is based on my CV. Elsewhere on the blog you will find some examples of my writing, but you … Continue reading
What Mark Nicholson Copywriting can do for you
Every single word you write can make the difference between success and failure. The right words will tip customers in favour of buying your product or service. The wrong words will lower their opinion of what you have to offer. Continue reading
Press release: It’s a dog’s life
A Truro writer has swapped the bustle of an international marketing agency for a small office at home… and the company of four dogs. Having spent ten years as a copywriter with the John Knowles Company, Mark Nicholson is going freelance. It’s a very different work environment and a very different team structure, as Mark … Continue reading
What are words worth?
After 20 years of writing for a marketing agency and a wildlife charity, I am now going out on my own as a freelance copywriter and proofreader. If you’re looking for someone to create written materials, or to improve the quality and effectiveness of something you’ve written yourself, let’s talk about it. What do I … Continue reading