Tag: writer

20
Aug

More words are not any easier to understand

There is a temptation, especially when an argument is a bit shaky and there is not sufficient evidence to back a point, to write more words in the hope that repeating it will convince the reader.

22
Jul

Writing those first words

Many people put off writing because it worries them. This is understandable if you don’t feel you’re a natural writer, but there really is nothing to worry about.

20
Dec

Use a style guide for consistency when writing for print or web sites

We’ve been doing a lot of proofreading lately, which brings to mind just how useful a corporate style guide for writers can be.

24
Sep

Free exposure

This morning I was surprised to see that I was the writer of the star letter in MacUser magazine.

07
Mar

Editing a newsletter or magazine

Many businesses or organisations decided to publish a newsletter and launch enthusiastically into issue 1 as their first and last effort.

05
Jul

Why is proofreading and checking important?

Watch out for this when checking text using a spell-checker on your PC. It will not alert you to the fact that the wrong word has been used, because it is not clever enough.

05
Jun

Zarywacz partner is e-commerce judge

Zarywacz managing partner, Robert Zarywacz, has joined the panel of judges for the South East regional finals of the Government’s Information Society Initiative/InterForum E-Commerce Awards 2000.