Scrapple gets reviewed. Is the mind mapping, note-taking, colour-coding replacement for paper and pen worth the digital switch? Read and find out.
Tag Archives | Editing
At Articulate, we believe that needless punctuation is a speed bump for readers. We’re punctuation minimalists and you should be too. Find out how to make your writing *much* easier to read.
To celebrate the launch of Articulate Training, we’re hosting a series of Articulate Talks. The first is on 6 June at 6.30 PM at Club Workspace in Chiswick, London. Prices start at a very reasonable £15 if you book in advance (or £8 for students and under-26s with the promo code ‘student’) What [...]
Amateurs talk about inspiration. Professional writers just go to work. Here are ten techniques that help me get work done more efficiently.
When you write, you’re working for the reader. Not your boss and not yourself. This is why readability metrics can be helpful. They are a tool to get past your ego and management pressure to write badly. This article explains how they work and gives useful links to readability tools for Word, WordPress, Google, website and free text analysis.
Design means many things and involves all sorts of people and ideas: here are just a few of the best from the web.
Grammarly is an increasingly popular online grammar-checking. I took it for a spin, and this is the verdict.
An editor must manage multiple moving parts from content planning to handling writer’s egos, so we asked some experts for their top tips.
A veritable alphabet of better writing. 26 tips for inspiration, guidance and encouragement.
Don’t let spelling mistakes ruin your reputation or put off potential customers. Links to articles that can help you avoid costly typos.