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I've been called the OG of copywriters for creatives, wink—I hook up women with words as a launch copywriter & brand strategist. Even while raking in more than 7-figures since I've been at it, I believe working from a place of rest (not hustle) IS possible—and I want the same for you.
 
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Reading Time: 13 Minutes If you’ve ever wondered how to writes a work-with-me page or a great services page, you’re in the right place. In this post, I’m breaking down how to explain what you do for your paid services in a way that brings all your potential clients to the yard. 😉  Hit like if this page on […]

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How to Write Your Work With Me Page

Reading Time: 9 Minutes It’s easier than ever to start a creative small business—yay!—but now branding is one of the most important facets of your business to set you apart from someone who does the same thing.  Today we are talking about how to kick off your brand strategy process. Quit worrying so much about finding your brand voice […]

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How to Kick Off the Brand Strategy Process: 9 Secrets to Build an Unforgettable Brand

Launch your business in 4 weeks

Reading Time: 15 Minutes If you’re wondering how to launch a business, this post is for you! I’m sharing how I would launch a business from scratch if I had to start over in 2021—if I woke up and I’d lost it all. No following, no business savings, no team, no Ashlyn Writes Copywriting Agency, or shop of copywriting […]

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How to Launch Your Business in FOUR Weeks

prelaunch workflow blog post

Reading Time: 9 Minutes Your Pre Launch Workflow is nearly as important as the launch itself! Whether you’re searching for how to do a product launch or how to service launch, you need to have a pre-launch strategy to keep things running smoothly. Today, we’re going to dive into my pre-launch workflow and pre-launch tips to make your life […]

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My Pre Launch Workflow: 3 Things I Do Before Every Launch

immersion weekend blog

Reading Time: 9 Minutes As a creative small business owner, you know that there are times you have to work IN your business—that includes the agency side of business! Today, we’re going to talk about how to plan an immersion weekend and clean up client processes, set small business quarterly goals, and more. They’ll tell you that you got […]

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How to Plan An Immersion Weekend & Clean up Your Business

Reading Time: 9 Minutes What happens when you’ve written your website, you’ve written your work with me or a services page and somebody reaches out and you get a bite on the line to work with you? Ah, what next? Well, if that is you and you’ve ever wondered that before, voila. Today, I’m taking you behind the scenes […]

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Behind the Scenes: My EXACT 2021 Client Onboarding Process

Reading Time: 10 Minutes If you’re considering day rates for your business, you may have a lot of questions about how to ensure your day rate strategies are going to work for you. In this post, we’re going to dig into how to set up a day rate or VIP day, the day rate agenda, and a few must-know […]

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Should YOU Run Day Rates? How I Offer & Structure VIP Days for Clients

Reading Time: 14 Minutes Your website homepage design is your front door/entry into your world. After all, you get ONE chance to make a first impression (just like my dad told me growing up ;)). Turns out dear old dad was kinda right at least when it comes to your homepage of your website. But have you ever tried […]

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The PERFECT Copy To Have On Your Website Homepage

Reading Time: 12 Minutes Could a website redesign be the thing that helps you make more money in your business? Maybe, maybe not. 😉 We’re at the end of our own website redesign process, so in this video, I’m going to share with you some website redesign goals + 4 things I’ve learned as I’ve gone through website redesign […]

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FOUR Things I Learned from a Website Redesign

Reading Time: 16 Minutes Warning, spending your time and your hard-earned cash on a brand new website, or even a website refresh or website update may be exactly where you need to be spending said time and money, or it may not be. After all, time sure is money when you’re a creator or a creative entrepreneur and small […]

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Time For a Website Update or Refresh? Ask These 5 Questions to Find Out!

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