Freelance Copywriter in Edinburgh

Jamie Thomson: freelance copywriter and owner of Brand New Copy, copywriting agency. I provide SEO-focused website copywriting, video script writing and content marketing.

Jamie Thomson: Freelance Copywriter

‘Hi, I’m Jamie. I’m a freelance copywriter and the owner of Brand New Copy, a copywriting agency based in Edinburgh. When I’m not working as part of a team, I work as a solo freelancer, providing professional copywriting services to a range of clients over several industries. As well as having my own clients, I also work closely with creative agencies in the UK and abroad.’

Web Copywriting

Your website copy needs to grab your prospects’ attention, keep them interested, make them want what you’re offering and get them to take action. I write effective website copy that gives you a great return on your investment.

SEO Copywriting

SEO copywriting is the art of writing content that ranks well in search engines. Whereas SEO copywriting techniques improve the visibility of your content and draw people in, persuasive copywriting convinces them to stay on the page and fulfil a call to action.

Product Descriptions

A well-written product description does more than simply describe your product – it positions it in your marketplace and sells it. I can help you understand your target audience better and their motivations for buying from you.

Content Marketing

Content is the main reason that people use the internet. Whether we’re reading blog posts, watching videos or interacting on forums, when we turn our attention to the internet, we’re only after one thing. I’ll help you make the most of the content you publish.

A Freelance Copywriter With a Creative Head

 

I work with a range of private clients and creative agencies. I’ve worked on advertising campaigns for Glenfarclas whisky, the lifestyle brand Police and the University of Aberdeen. I also work with small companies and start-ups on a range of different projects from content marketing to SEO. I’ll find out what your business has to say and I’ll find a way to say it for you.

 

I write smart, persuasive copy that grabs attention, maintains interest and has the power to convert passers-by into paying customers. Oh, and I love a good story too. As any freelance copywriter will tell you, storytelling is a powerful selling tool. I’ve written brand stories for international clothing brands, film companies, luxury watch brands, and creative agencies. I write engaging stories for the web, print, audio or video.

How I Work…

When you hire me as your freelance copywriter, you gain a valuable team member who will take an invested interest in the growth of your business. I’m proud to say that I still work with some of my very first clients today, producing consistently good results that offer a huge return on investment. I’ll make the effort to get to know you and your business, so that I can advise you on all matters relating to copywriting, content marketing and SEO.

 

Although it’s always nice to meet my clients face-to-face, in today’s digital world, there’s no longer any need. I work with clients from all over the globe, and to date, my geographical reach extends as far as the UK, Europe, Russia, the U.S, the Middle East, and Asia.

Samples of My Freelance Copywriting Work...

189 Prospectus Pages for Aberdeen University + 6 Print Booklets

I was asked by the University of Aberdeen to write and proofread the online prospectus copy for their Life Sciences and Medicine and Arts department. Some of the website copy was then used as the basis for 6 printed booklets for taught postgraduate courses.

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34 Short Film Scripts for the Offshore Achievement Awards

Working with creative marketing agency, Mearns & Gill, I was asked to assist in writing scripts for the 2015 Scottish Offshore Achievement Awards. In total, I produced 34 scripts, which were narrated over the short films.

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14 Press Releases and a Corporate Brochure for TRAD Scaffolding

I was asked by marketing consultancy ACW, to write a series of press releases for TRAD Scaffolding with the aim of positioning them as an authority in their industry. The press releases covered a range of subject matter, including the opening of new offices, events, training and product launches.

Why Hire Me as Your Freelance Copywriter?

 

In a word or thirty-five: I know what to say and how to say it to get you the results you want. My online marketing and copywriting experience neatly combines all the elements needed to write good copy. I will:

 

  • Thoroughly analyse your target market.
  • Research your company, services and products.
  • Give your brand a voice and identify calls to action.
  • Create a first copy of your content.
  • Proofread, edit and amend until you are satisfied.
  • Deliver your final copy on time, every time.

 

As an experienced freelance copywriter, I write in a clear, concise and engaging way, using language that’s easy to understand. When it comes to copywriting, no-one wants to sit with a dictionary.

 

If you’d like us to be your copywriting team and help you realise your copywriting goals, drop Jamie an email at jamiethomson(at)brandnewcopy.com and let’s see if we can work together.

What My Clients Say About My Copywriting...

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‘Wow!! Sent out the press release to a few people/events. So far a book store in the area is ordering her books so they can sell them (very popular book store). A teen literature festival in Texas is requesting her books and might have her as a featured author, and in Chicago, the Chiteen Literary Festival (this is the 1st year) wants to do a sit down interview with her. We feel so blessed. Had to share that with you. Thanks a lot…job well done! I will be using you again.’

Michael Ricketts, President, Climbing Clouds Publishing

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‘We briefed out a number of watch copywriters to improve our website copy. We chose Jamie based on his previous experiences and professional response to the brief. Jamie kept to deadlines and produced some great copy and rationale which is now helping to convert customers on our website. We look forward to working with Jamie again in the future.’

Gavin Mountford, Marketing Manager, Nite Watches

Richard Sutcliffe

‘Jamie has helped us with our content strategy no end. He’s able to combine creative writing with SEO driven content. Jamie has helped massively with our blog, gathering all the content and managing the blog series. I highly recommend Jamie for any copywriting needs.’

Richard Sutcliffe, Brand Manager, Passenger Clothing

A Freelance Copywriter with 10+ Years of Professional Writing Experience

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Get in Touch…

 

Whether you need a freelance copywriter or a copywriting agency, I can help. Drop me an email at jamiethomson(at)brandnewcopy.com and let’s discuss your project.