Readability in B2B content: does your Flesch-Kincaid grade matter?

Readability can separate successful content from the mountain of unread marketing bumf. By asking your writers to put their copy through a Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level test, you can ensure your content is clear, concise and readable.

Content and cognitive load: how to craft your copy for the human brain

The human brain only has so much space to concentrate on different ideas – and if you ask it to do too much, it'll probably stop paying attention altogether. So, how do you stop readers tuning out from your content? John explores cognitive load theory, and how you can use it to create brain-friendly copy...

Reviewing B2B copywriting? Steal our 15-point quality checklist

Here's a secret: writing B2B content is hard... and reviewing it is even harder. So to help, we score every draft on a 15-point scale. And we're happy for you to make it your own.

Content SOS: what to do when B2B writing goes wrong

It’s a heart-wrenching moment when your content misses the mark – but there’s no time to waste moping about it. Steve shares how to get a problem project back on track, and turn a content SOS into a memorable success.

The three pillars of a great B2B copywriting brief

A great idea? Check. A great copywriter on standby? Check. A great brief? Uh… one minute.

11 Useful Writing Tips, from World-Famous Writers

With so much contradictory writing advice out there, it's difficult to know what's worth listening to and what's just someone with a grudge against conjunctions throwing their weight around. John investigates whether any tips from famous writers are actually helpful...

Podcast 69: B2B tech copywriters versus the “Gender Say Gap”

Female copywriters are an overwhelming majority, according to the 2018 ProCopywriters survey – so why are so few of us writing for B2B tech?

The B2B copywriters’ reading list: which books influenced our writing?

Great writers read. But how exactly does reading influence B2B copywriting? Katy asks the office to share some of their key texts. (Warning: some are a little... um... surprising...)

5 strategies to turn complex engineering topics into compelling marketing content

Complicated subjects present a real opportunity for marketers who can deliver a clear message without dumbing down. Here are five successful approaches.

We went to the Copywriting Conference. Here’s what we learned…

One day. 200 copywriters. A dozen speakers... and a MASSIVE GREAT SHEDLOAD of writing tips. Sit back, and we'll tell you everything we learned at this year's Copywriting Conference.

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