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It Ain't Going Nowhere*

My internet here in this office, with this computer, is getting worse and worse. I had 85 videos to watch yesterday, short ones, but 85 nonetheless. 496 more words


Publishing Certificate Week 1: We Love Books

It’s Friday! Which means I’ve completed one full week of my new program!

(Although, does it still count as a “full week” if I only have two in-class lectures and an online course? 525 more words


Copyediting I - UCSD Copyediting: Final Thoughts

I am about to wrap up my second course in the University of California – San Diego Copyediting program, Copyediting I. It spanned ten weeks, and you can see my full initial thoughts on the course… 1,308 more words


Bootstrap Publishing: Copyediting

First off, if you can, hire a very good copy editor.

If you have any money at all, find a good one and hire him or her. 678 more words


The Value (or Not) of Beta Readers

Carolyn Haley

Many novelists enlist the aid of beta readers after completing the first draft of a book. A beta reader, according to Wikipedia, is: 2,005 more words

Editorial Matters

Stories come in every shape and size, and as an author, you bring your own expertise and experience to your tale. So when it comes to editing, you might not need the same sort of help as someone else.

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7 Tips to Creating Better Content

In order to create good content, you have to edit it.

You may be thinking, “what does editing have to do with creating good content?” Creating and editing are a symbiotic relationship; you can’t have one without the other. 883 more words