With thanks, and slight apologies for changing a couple of words, to Philip Dusenberry, American advertising executive.
Ransom notes! A gap in the market? I shall start a kidnapper client database immediately...
Copywriting profitable? Yes, if you charge fairly (fairly to yourself, I mean!) and have enough clients. As far as clients go, word of mouth has done well for me. I could still do with more, but I'm working on that.
Not that I'm begging or anything.
Here's how NOT to attract people to your copywriting services:
Post an advert like this. This is real. (Name changed out of pity)
"Meet copywriter Willy Wordsmith and learn about the Acellerated Six-Figure Copywriting Program."
Oh yes. EXACTLY the sort of attention to detail and impeccability anyone would jump at with unbounded glee when thinking about hiring a copywriter.
Pretty much like using this image...
...to promote the efficacy of your car valeting business.
That's how not to....