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Is Your Content Attracting
Your Dream Clients?

If you just asked if crickets count as
dream clients, we should talk...

Readers won't invest time and energy in content that fails to connect. They'll click away the second a social media ping cartwheels across the screen like a squirrel wearing body glitter. 

And you can forget about their money. Copy that doesn't connect doesn't convert. 

“Flat copy = missed connections and lost sales”

Your copy has a J-O-B to do. Not all content deserves your reader's attention, let alone their hard-earned cash. The right words leave readers craving your content and raving about it. 

So why does your content spend most of its time hanging out on your couch, pretending to search for jobs, while it's really playing Candy Crush? 

Kick your content off the couch

Melanie Sparks copywriter

WHy hire ME?

Writing is my passion and my purpose. I've been a storyteller, since I could speak. My copy connects with readers. And isn't that the point?

Copy that connects with your ideal client is much more likely to turn a browser into a buyer and super-fan. 

I'm a Creative Strategist + Copywriter with nearly 20 years of experience. 

Ready to light a fire under your copy's behind? Let me know. I'll bring the gasoline...

Please complete this brief form, and I'll get back to you ASAP.
 

 What my clients say about my work

"Wow! You nailed it again. I'm jumping up and down. I'm so lucky I found you."

Sige Weisman, MFT, San Francisco Women's Therapy

 

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SPECIALTIES

  • Content Strategy
  • Copywriting
  • Creativity (and getting you unstuck)

TYPES OF CONTENT

  • Blog posts and articles
  • E-books
  • Sales pages, about pages, email sequences

education and credentials

  • Bachelor of Arts in Journalism + Master of Science in Organizational Communication coming soon (30 of 33 credits) 
  • Hubspot Inbound Marketing Certified
  • Copyblogger Certified Content Marketer
  • Current Copy Hackers: Copy School student
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 results from working with me

"Melanie's suggestions helped me repurpose and revive older content, and it gave me an outside perspective on my strengths and weaknesses. She offered concrete, simple action steps I could take to improve each blog post...I already have so much clarity, thanks to this process."

Emily McGee, My Adaptable Career

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Investment

Investing in your content is an investment in your business.

If you’re hoping to attract your ideal clients (and future paying customers), your copy must be on-point.

I can't promise you a wave of my magic copy wand and boom: six figures. (I wish. I'd wave that thing around all day long.)

But I can promise you strategic, smart content aimed at connecting with your ideal clients. 

If you're serious about your content, please reach out. Once I know more about your project, your audience, and your goals, I'll develop a detailed proposal.

The rates below are not a substitute for an official proposal and are subject to change.

Services & Rates

Copywriting 

  • Rates are project-based and start at $250 per page

Blog Writing

  • Blog writing starts at $250 per post 

Email Copy

  • Email copy starts at $100 per email

E-book ghostwriting 

  • Rates are project-based and start at $100 per page

Retainer Packages*

Put your content creation on auto-pilot. Let me handle it.

The Monthly Starter

$1,000 per month (Limited availability. I can only take 4 Starter clients.)

  • 60-minute content planning and strategy session each month
  • 2 blog posts per month (approx. 750-1,200 words; copy only)
  • 2 emails to your subscribers per month (approx. 300-600 words; copy only)

The Monthly Upgrade

$2,150 per month (Limited availability. I can only take 2 Upgrade clients.)

  • 60-minute content planning and strategy session each month
  • 4-5 blog posts per month (weekly posts; approx. 750-1,200 words; copy only)
  • 4-5 emails to your subscribers per month (weekly emails; approx. 300-600 words; copy only)
  • 16-20 social media posts for 2 platforms of your choice (4x a week; copy will be altered slightly to cross-post; mixture of engagement, value, brand story, and sales focused; copy only)

The Monthly Premium

$3,500 per month (Very limited. I can only take 1 Premium client.)

  • 120-minute content planning and strategy sessions each quarter
  • 60-minute content planning and strategy sessions each month
  • Up to 6 blog posts per month (approx. 750-1,200 words; images provided)
  • Up to 8 emails to your subscribers per month (approx. 300-600 words; copy only)
  • Up to 25 social media posts for 2 platforms of your choice (5x a week; copy will be altered slightly to cross-post; mixture of engagement, value, brand story, and sales focused;
  • Option to make me a manager of 2 of your accounts, and I'll schedule posts.
  • Monthly recommendations for content re-purposing and content upgrades.
  • Content creation for 1 brief content upgrade per month (copy only).
  • Option for 1 in-depth opt-in every quarter as needed (reasonable word limit; i.e., not a full-length e-book, but a mini-e-book is fine).

*Retainer packages require payment by the first of each month. 

 

I'd love to chat about your business goals and how your content might support those goals.

 

Ready to work together?

Fill out the form below, and I'll get back to you soon.

 

sometimes you're too close to your content. get the big picture.

"Working with Melanie on my content helped me in ways I couldn't have planned for or foreseen. Not only is she amazing with helping you see your overall content picture, she can help get all those content details nailed down. 

I was blown away by the content inventory she provided me. It was like a little health checkup for my blogging content."

Michaela Hoffman

 

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