I have affiliate links for some of the things on this page, but not all — regardless, anything here is something I wholeheartedly recommend.
If you want to learn how to do web copy really well, from VOC to layouts to user testing, get 10X Web Copy by Copyhackers — I loved it.
I learned foundational SEO from Kate Toon's Recipe for SEO Success course — great for your own website and/or client work.
Belinda Weaver's CC membership is business guidance, templates, and community in one. I was a member for years.
I took Nick Kolenda's Website Behavior course and got so much out of this 3-hour journey into improving website UX.
Learn long-form sales page copywriting from the best: Copyhackers. I took the 10X Sales Pages course and refer to it often.
Belinda Weaver's CEO Catalyst mastermind is what I'm a part of right now. An intimate group of copywriters going to the next level.
I found Dubsado to be the best option for what I need in a CRM as a copywriter. Click my link below for 20% off for a year!
I love how simple, clean, and effective Flodesk is. Click my link below for 50% off for a year!
I recommend Braden Drake's Contract Club as the best way to get every lawyer-drafted contract you'll ever need on a budget.
When you're just starting out & need to cover your all basic legal bases, Legally Launched is the best $50 you'll spend.
Braden Drake's Tax Toolbox is a 1-hour course that looks over your shoulder as you do your taxes as a creative freelancer.
I recommend Braden Drake's Bookkeeping Blueprint (course + spreadsheets) to DIY your bookkeeping — professionally.
*coming soon.* I'm still on the hunt for WP templates I recommend. If you know some great ones -- let me know.
The Squarespace templates from Flydog Digital are clean & conversion-friendly. Use my code "KRISTA10" for 10% off!
I recommend Showit templates by Kristin Pruis. The two I think work really well for copywriters are Kimberly & Kerry.
networking & community
BRA Network is a women & women-identifying business group primarily based in LA, but lots of events are virtual.
Introvert-friendly virtual networking. Open to all genders, with members in tons of industries. Become a member below!