About Daniel Waldron

Dan Waldron is a content creator and strategist with more than 15 years of experience. He has worked with global corporations such as QuickBooks and EE, plus he has helped hundreds of small to medium-sized businesses create and execute effective content strategies. Dan is the founder and director of Write House and lives in Wolverhampton with his wife and four, yes four, boys.

Why ‘basically’ at the beginning of a sentence should be outlawed

As a copywriter, I’m a lover of the English language, but there are some things I cannot abide. Using basically to start a conversation or a sentence is one of those things.

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By |August 12th, 2015|Uncategorized|2 Comments

My 5-year-old son, the copywriter

Having started school in September 2014, my five-year-old son has almost completed his first academic year at primary school. Already there are signs he could become a copywriter.

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By |July 6th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Copywriting Is Dead…What A Load Of Twaddle – Stop Peddling This Drivel

What utter claptrap!!!

I am at my wits end with people who tout this nonsense and trust me, it’s worse when it comes from other professional copywriters.

The irony is a full blown article is written to emphasise the point that copywriting is dead. How does that work? Make a bold sweeping statement, then follow it up […]

By |April 20th, 2015|Uncategorized|6 Comments

Copywriting Tip: Best Ways to Get a Copywriting Gig – Part One

Starting out as a copywriter? Then you will want to know how to land your first copywriting gig, right? Well, here’s a great copywriting tip for you, don’t look to the freelance sites. In part one – copywriting gigs on your doorstep & don’t do free samples.

I’m sorry to say, a lot of freelance job […]

By |April 20th, 2015|Uncategorized|1 Comment

What’s Wrong with Copywriters’ Blogs? A Client’s Analysis

“Your blog is all wrong.” That was the comment made by a very loyal client, & friend of mine, just recently. I must admit, it did catch me off guard.

“Why? What’s wrong with it?” I asked.

“Dan, don’t get me wrong it’s not written badly, but it doesn’t help me – your client.”
Revelation
I suddenly understood […]

By |March 9th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments