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Your website’s copy is far more important than you realize.
Besides design, copy forms the foundation of your brand. How you describe yourself and your products leaves a palpable impression on your customers. Whether customers think of your brand as bold, futuristic, quirky, or cute depends largely on your copy.
Web copy is also crucial for conveying product information. Your customers want to know how your product works and how it will change their lives.
Unfortunately, far too many e-commerce stores spend hours optimizing their website’s design and layout but completely skip over the copy.
The result? Poor conversion rates.
If you’re running an e-commerce store, a SaaS startup, or a marketing agency, the three of your biggest challenges are: