10 Tips for Improved Proofreading

Your attention should be drawn to the title of this article for one of two reasons: either you are interested in working as a proofreader or you find the wording to be offensive. A non-standard English word is "want to." You probably came to one of two conclusions after reading this title: either the author … Continue reading 10 Tips for Improved Proofreading

What is Technical Writing?

Technical writing is sometimes called business writing. It's writing that has a purpose and a goal. Its goal is usually to inform/instruct, persuade/argue. Technical writing can be called transactional writing if there are two parties involved in the communication. The goal of each party is to inform and persuade another. This is real-world writing. It is possible to overlook how … Continue reading What is Technical Writing?

How to Become a Successful Freelance Editor and Proofreader

Since I was a professional copy editor and proofreader full-time for several years, I understand why this field is so popular. First, I can work from home, make my own schedule, and have enough money to buy a lot of cool toys. Below are some of the most frequently asked questions by wannabe editors, as well as … Continue reading How to Become a Successful Freelance Editor and Proofreader

4 Things Freelancers Need to Know About How To Write News Articles For Your Local Newspaper

It is one thing to know how to write news articles. It is quite another to know how to make money from this knowledge.A freelance journalist can be both an irritant or a savior for editors. While they may seem annoying when proposing stories at short deadlines, freelance journalists can save a news desk that is in … Continue reading 4 Things Freelancers Need to Know About How To Write News Articles For Your Local Newspaper