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Mar 22, 2011
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Writing Microcopy

Microcopy is tiny copy (often shorter than a sentence) that helps clarify, explain, reduce commitment, or otherwise assuage someone when performing (or considering) a task or using a product.

Love this Flickr pool of Microcopy examples.

See also:

The Construction of Instruction

Copywriting is Interface Design

Writing Microcopy

Microcopy is tiny copy (often shorter than a sentence) that helps clarify, explain, reduce commitment, or otherwise assuage someone when performing (or considering) a task or using a product.

Love this Flickr pool of Microcopy examples.

See also:

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    Oooh, another thing I better brush up on as I look for copywriting jobs …
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