It's a bold statement. And a contentious one. The DMA is here to champion copywriting, listen to copywriters, create the conditions in which they can do what they do best, highlight the value of copy to growing businesses and rally our community behind them as they rewrite the future of one-to-one-to-millions communications.
We asked more than 430 British copywriters, at all stages in their career, about their job and the state of the industry. Turns out they’re mostly unhappy, but still love what they do. Here’s what they said, in their words.
Speechwriting and delivering speeches has evolved over some three thousand years and copywriters can learn a great deal from the experiences of the past. Actually it's four things but one of the things is 'lists in three parts', so for consistency...
David Ogilvy was a copywriter, and here we present his 12-point guide to how he works, in addition to an hour-long interview with the great man where he admits to starting his agency becasue he didn't think he was good enough for Young & Rubicam