One of the best ways to improve your copy is actually to spend time reading good copy. Why you ask? Because it opens you up to new ideas, styles, and voices. You’ll absorb more than you’ll ever realize in the process.
And, a great way to make sure you’re finding the best copy to read is to follow some of the best writers in the biz. Trust me when I say it’ll be well worth your time.
So, to help you out, I’ve put together a list of some of my favorites, and the best social media platform to follow them on. Enjoy!
Demian, who founded The Copybot, is known as one of the best web writers for sites like HubSpot, Crazy Egg, and Kissmetrics. So, there’s no doubt he creates clear, compelling, and concise copy. And, not only that, but he also does it in a way that’s beneficial to SEO, . Follow him on Copyblogger and Twitter.
Joanna is the co-creator of Copy Hackers, which teaches startup founders, micropreneurs, and marketers all they need to know to write conversion-worthy copy. Learn from her online marketing know-how by following her on her active Twitter account, featuring an endless amount of insightful content from her “copywriting resource megacenter.”
Colin writes sales and marketing copy for the web, consults on product launches, and also reviews existing marketing copy to improve conversions. Follow him along on Twitter or his website, CultofCopy.com.
Brian is the founder of Copyblogger.com and StudioPress.com. And, in 2014, Forbes named him one of the world’s top 40 social marketing talents and a top 10 online marketing expert. He’s undoubtedly an influencer in the writing world, and active on Twitter.
Joe is a freelance copywriter who works with all kinds of companies. He’s received more than 30 creative awards. Check out his clever website GetColeman.com, and follow him on Twitter.
Henneke is not only a writer, but also someone who enjoys teaching others to write. After freelancing for popular sites such as Copyblogger and Kissmetrics, she started her business—Enchanting Marketing. She’s received rave reviews for her books Blog to Win Business: How to Enchant Readers and Woo Customers and How to Write Seductive Web Copy. Follow her on Twitter to stay in the know on all of her non-gobbledygook tips.
Sonia is the co-founder of Rainmaker Digital, which brings tips, tactics, and strategies to entrepreneurs. Listen to one of the many podcasts within Rainmaker.FM, featuring industry experts who share many aspects of business advice, and follow her on Twitter.
Laurence is one of the UK’s most experienced copywriters. He’s worked for big companies including Jeep, BBC, Bacardi, and plenty more. And, he writes all types of business communications and marketing pieces. Follow him on Twitter and at his website, FreelanceCopywriter.co.uk.
Ashlyn is a conversion copywriter for creative entrepreneurs. She’s worked for Delta, WordPress, Jenna Kutcher, and more. Best of all, she offers copywriting courses, mentorship, and copy audit sessions. Check out her website AshlynWrites.com, and follow her on Twitter.
Now go ahead and open up Twitter and LinkedIn to give all these copywriting gurus a follow before you get busy doing other things. When you have some downtime, you’ll have good copy in your feed that’s ready and waiting for you to grab hold of!
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Let me know if you’re following any other copywriters with great content. Leave their Twitter handle in the comments section below.