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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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How to write the perfect Instagram bio- Ashlyn Writes

Reading Time: 7 Minutes Need help on how to write the perfect Instagram bio copy? Or maybe you need some Instagram bio ideas for business. I get it—that 150 character count is tight. 🙂 Today, I want to walk you through how to create the perfect Instagram bio and WHAT to put in your Instagram bio. PLUS, I’m throwing […]

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How to write the PERFECT Instagram Bio

Reading Time: 7 Minutes Well, it’s a new year. Let’s get that marketing content plan in place right now, so you know exactly what type of marketing content you need to create so you can promote your services and your products, hit those sales goal numbers, and rest. In this post, I’m walking you through an exact piece of […]

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Marketing Tips

My 3 Step Marketing Content Plan Process

Reading Time: 10 Minutes How to LAUNCH Your Evergreen Products + Services // I LOVE launching … but not as much as I love sustainable marketing that works when I can’t. 🙂 You KNOW with your creative small business you need to be talking up and “launching” them (a fancy way to say make a big marketing campaign) your […]

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How to Launch Your Evergreen Products + Services

Reading Time: 5 Minutes I have a secret—my favorite opt-in I’ve created (and I’ve made about 52 since 2016) is hands down my quiz opt-in. Not because it gets us the most leads organically but because it was the most fun to engineer and build. Which is exactly why I’m walking you through how to build an online quiz […]

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Email Marketing

How to Create an Online Quiz & Grow Your Email List

Reading Time: 9 Minutes If you’re curious about how to write a brand story, keep reading … because  like it or not, your brand’s story is already out there: “A brand is no longer what we tell the consumer it is—it is what consumers tell each other it is,” Scott Cook said. So? Let’s make sure you have a […]

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What Is a Brand Story? The ULTIMATE Guide for How to Create Yours (+ Examples)

Reading Time: 6 Minutes I’m getting a *custom* grown up website for the first time since being in business nearly 5 years (and I’m SO excited). BUT I’m pretty proud that I built an over half-million dollar a year business off a $997 Showit website template from Tonic Site Shop. I know I’ve said it recently, but I’m gonna […]

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5 Secrets to Choosing the Best Website Template

Reading Time: 8 Minutes Let’s talk about website copywriting. Albert Einstein said, “If you can’t explain it to a six-year-old, “then you don’t understand it yourself,” and while he wasn’t talking about brand messaging and website copy, boy, do we tend to over-complicate things. Today, I’m walking you through the 4 pages that you definitely have to have on […]

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How to Plan & Write Your Website Content

Social Media Workflow Tips_AshlynWritesCopywriting

Reading Time: 6 Minutes Let’s talk about social media workflow … because y’all KNOW I love me some workflow action. So, think back: Remember when social media was fun? Yep, me too. Then I realized that running a business that relied heavily on social media for growth meant spending hours on the platform just trying to keep up. Enter […]

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Social Media Workflow Tips and My 2 Favorite Apps

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“What exactly IS creative copywriting, and why do I need it as a creative entrepreneur?” I hear it a lot — and I don’t blame ya. I didn’t really even know what copywriting was until I realized that was my exact job working in marketing for Delta Air Lines! Keep reading to find out what copywriting is!

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What is Copywriting and Why Does it Matter for My Creative Small Business?

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I also am the first to say year one owning a small business was great … but it took me 10 years to get there, working in corporate communications. ????

Anyway, I want to tell you the 3 things that I bird-dog after in my life and business — besides the obvious Fs, faith/fam/friends — that helped, and show you behind-the-scenes of the Trello board that keeps me all organized!

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Productivity

3 Productivity Mindset Shifts That Grew My Business Quickly

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