Many authors struggle with writing concisely, but here are a few proven strategies for improving the quality of your writing and keeping your readers engaged.
We’ve compiled a gift list full of resources for a variety of writers. It is by no means comprehensive. (Have you ever tried to ask a writer what their favorite book is? They probably gave you a laundry list and adamantly protested that they can’t pick just one.) But our list covers a good selection of team favorites with a variety of styles that (we think) deserve to be on the shelf of every writer.
Have you heard of National Novel Writing Month, or NaNoWriMo, as participants call it? Maybe you’re thinking about participating this year, but you’re still on the fence. Or have you even announced your novel, but you aren’t sure where to start? Have no fear: you’re not alone. Let’s learn about the famous writing event, some advice, tips, and more.
Style guides are a critical element to help content producers keep their writing consistent and facilitate easier collaboration on documents. They provide guidance on everything from capitalization and punctuation to correct citation formats and use of numbers. But first you must decide which style guide is right for you.
In our content-saturated world, you don’t to want to lose your audience over easily avoidable mistakes. One simple way to improve your writing’s effectiveness is to solicit feedback from three valuable sources of review. Discover who they are and how they can strengthen your work.
When you’re creating content, do you get tripped up by grammar rules that hearken back to junior high? Does your English teacher’s voice echo in your head, or is it just your office’s resident grammar cop? Good news! Here are four schoolhouse rules you can throw out to mature as a writer.
How can quality technical writing help your small business? Whether you need a user manual for your company’s products or documentation for your internal processes and procedures, here are some basic tips for creating clear and informative technical documents that can improve operations and support product sales.
Good writing is as much what we don’t say as what we do. Every word should be intentional. So when it comes to writing for social media, how long is the ideal post?
Not many of us will earn undying success in the way Shakespeare did. Yet, content creators can glean wisdom from his creative practices. Here are three ways Shakespeare became a literary legend.
Sometimes our writing mistakes are things we would catch with closer review. Other times, we may not know or remember the correct usage or spelling. Here are ten common word slipups you should avoid in your business writing.