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5 Reasons Why You Need an Editor

I’ve been writing for as long as I can remember, and editing for almost that long. Even in middle school, friends would sometimes ask if the paragraphs in their reports made sense. 575 more words


Content Creation: Not for the Faint of Heart

You might have heard it said, “Content is king.”                                      

In this digital age, most of us either have our tablet or phone within arm’s reach every minute of the day.  210 more words


Don't give this writer free rein

The authorities in charge of Yahoo! Makers should be careful about giving this writer free rein:

She needs the help of a competent editor — one who knows that a king may reign freely, but this writer shouldn’t have free rein.


Counting the days!

Hello everyone!

I know, I know. I’ve been absent from my own website but that’s only because here I have to justify a couple of paragraphs whereas on Facebook I can just share a pretty picture and that’s that. 408 more words


July 4th fireworks

If you live in the United States, you’ve heard of July 4th and the tradition of exploding fireworks. But if you write headlines for Yahoo! Makers you might be a little confused between the difference between… 38 more words


Having a bad day?

Someone (or someones) must be having a bad day over at Yahoo! Celebrity, because there’s more than an average number of mistakes on the site’s home page. 97 more words


Word Crimes

I find this video by “Weird Al” Yankovic absolutely hilarious and right on point. I hope you do too!