write copy

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Verb1.write copy - write for commercial publications; "She writes copy for Harper's Bazaar"
authorship, penning, writing, composition - the act of creating written works; "writing was a form of therapy for him"; "it was a matter of disputed authorship"
indite, pen, write, compose - produce a literary work; "She composed a poem"; "He wrote four novels"
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The move won't please newspaper reporters, who have an hour less to take quotes, write copy and file, but it's a good while since racing gave a tinker's cuss about what the print industry thinks -- and it's unlikely to start again now.
Newcastle-based actress Kim Tserkezie, who played Penny Pocket in the hit BBC series Balamory, gave an interesting insight into her career to help the trainee editors in North Shields write copy for their neighbourhood newsletter.
and Diff staff to write copy and even video every day of the festival -- from reviews to interviews and news reports.
“Unfortunately, many businesses don't have the time to write that content, or they don't have the special expertise needed to write copy that is search-engine optimized.”
Advertisers can write copy, add logos, borders, pictures, and graphics, select typographical effects, and see a print-ready preview.
2pm: I write copy for one of our client's adverts and organise with Lee and Rachel photos to be used.
When advertisers write copy, they want the words to grab the attention of the potential consumer.
Offering a plethora of tips, tricks, and techniques to build a reputation and make a long-lasting impression upon clientele, Stand Out From the Crowd covers how to properly craft a mission statement, create an intense focus on one's target markets, deliver world-class service, determine a properly balanced fee for services rendered, write copy that motivates people to buy, use taglines, logos, and colors to maximum effect, and much more.
"I'd sit in that little office and write copy and then I'd come back across the river and do 'Land We Live In,' and then eventually the Pet Milk program."