The Pain Of Product Descriptions

29th June 2016Copywriting, Product Descriptions

It’s hard. You’ve got dozens, hundreds or even thousands of pages of product description writing ahead of you. You know they can’t just be good, they’ve got to be great. You know they’ve got to appeal to your customers, to stand out from the noise, to speak to customers exactly where their desire is. But … Read More

How fashion copywriting can make your products even more desirable

2nd July 2015Fashion & Apparel, Product Descriptions

If you’re selling clothes and other fashion items online, then having highly stylish products that people actually want to buy should obviously be high on your list of priorities. But to stand out from the rest you also need to do everything you can to make those products appear as desirable as possible in your online store. That starts with having professional images of the clothes in question, but it doesn’t end there. Your textual content is every bit as important as the photographs of your products, and you should take some time to ensure that you’re getting it right. Here we take a look at how two of the UK’s top online fashion retailers are making their clothes appear even more desirable to web consumers.

Brand Tone Of Voice – How to use it in your fashion copywriting

23rd June 2015Branding & Brand Story, Fashion & Apparel, Product Descriptions

A common pitfall for fashion brands online is that they fail to capitalise on this brand voice sufficiently in all online areas. They put all the hard work into creating and honing their brand voice on their actual website, but then they pull back and miss the opportunity to further cement their brand image through all channels available to them. Where should you be using your brand voice? Everywhere.

How to make your food copywriting tastier

19th June 2015Food, Drink & Hospitality, Product Descriptions

As an online food retail business, you probably spend a long time either creating your own products to make them as mouth-wateringly delicious as they can be, or assembling the kind of product ranges that culinary dreams are made of. And that’s great, but people can’t taste your products through the screen, and unless they’ve sampled them before they really don’t know what they taste like or why they should buy them. For that reason, it really is critical that you invest in product descriptions which are every bit as tasty as the products themselves.

Product pages – How important are they for e-commerce in 2015?

16th April 2015Product Descriptions

Product pages have long been considered an essential element of any successful e-commerce strategy. But as with any sector that constantly develops and changes, there are bound to be some dissenters to challenge the rule. Some of these were present in a recent round of #EcomChat, a weekly Twitter-based chat centring around all things e-commerce.

Signs of great product description copywriting

17th June 2014Product Descriptions

Hopefully you have already decided to rewrite the boring product description copywriting that come with products in your ecommerce database. (You know, those default descriptions you see everywhere that make you want to scream into the computer with curses about originality and standing out from the crowd…) Perhaps you’ve even had a go at product … Read More

Fashion Copywriter Tips – Writing Better Product Descriptions

27th July 2013Fashion & Apparel, Product Descriptions, Web Copywriting

Your products are the lifeblood of your business, so it makes sense to spend a little time crafting excellent, engaging copy that will sell them effectively. When a new line of shoes or dresses comes in, don’t just stick the manufacturer’s standard copy up on your website – use these fashion copywriter tips to create your own unique product descriptions … Read More

Why Ecommerce Copywriting Could be the Wisest Investment you Make

4th July 2013Product Descriptions

In today’s multi-channel marketing world it may not always seem worth investing in ecommerce copywriting – after all, there are a myriad of places where your potential customers can come from. They might arrive on your site as a result of clicking on social media links, online advertisements, email campaigns and other sources, but is the value of … Read More

The Art of Product Description Writing

25th April 2013Product Descriptions

Whether you’re selling furniture, fashion or food, if you run a medium or large e-commerce site you cannot afford to overlook the quality of your product description writing. Writing product descriptions that are punchy, persuasive and SEO-optimised is a powerful tool to drive business, increase conversions and maximise profits. Who has time for writing product descriptions? It … Read More