10 Mistakes Even Experienced Copywriters Make (and How to Avoid Them!)
Michael Jordan turned the ball over 546 times in his career. NASA accidentally taped over the moon landing. Music producer Dick Rowe passed on signing The Beatles to Decca Records.
It’s safe to say that even the best of the best make mistakes from time to time!
To err is to be human. It’s important for budding copywriters to realize that even the top-of-their-field professionals make the occasional mistake. The thing about mistakes is, you need to learn from them. If you don’t and keep making them, they become habits. Correcting your mistakes is one thing; not learning from them is where real problems start to develop.
Here’s a look at the top 10 mistakes even experienced copywriters are prone to and how to avoid making them yourself.
Try as you might, you’re going to make all these mistakes at least once or twice in your career. Don’t beat yourself up over it! Go back, make corrections and learn from your mistakes. It’s how the pros got to where they are today, and it’ll make you a better copywriter. Every mistake corrected is a lesson learned. Incorporate these 10 lessons into your writing habits and you’ll quickly set yourself apart!