Using a lovely little language tool, called the Up-Goer Five, taught me a lot about the art of keeping writing simple.
Tag Archives | Readability
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.
‘Type is power’. A lovely little stop-motion video on the history of typography.
Your home page has to do an awful lot with very little space and in a very short time. So, here are 15 tips and points of view on making it work well.
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.
Bad emails are not just the bane of business, but a daily drudge for everyone. Follow these 25 tips to improve your emails and everyone else’s day.
Grammarly is an increasingly popular online grammar-checking. I took it for a spin, and this is the verdict.
Vital vocabulary: 50 words to improve precision, enticement, intrigue and clarity of communication.
10 tantalising dictionary sites for writers: everything from simple definition through to antonyms and new words and meanings.
Slate’s gratuitous click bait imagery adds nothing to healthcare debate