This short tutorial will detail the proper use of hyphens. There are simple guidelines to determine when and how to use hyphens properly. You’re a bit confused about how to use hyphens? Don’t feel lonely; so many people just don’t quite know when or how to use those irksome little things. To be honest, there […]
The Internet provides many resources for outsourcing your online business editing needs. Free services, low-cost sites, as well as professional editing and writing services will be explored. This blog will investigate popular sites that are recommended for several search engines. It will also provide valuable support options for developing professional products. There is an important […]
Revising gives you the chance to preview your work on behalf of the eventual reader. Revision is much more than proofreading, and in the final editing stage it involves some checking of details. Good review and editing can transform a mediocre first draft into an excellent final paper. It’s more work, but leads to real […]
Editing, whether it is for an academic journal, a short story submission, or a non-fiction manuscript for publishing, always follows basic rules of grammar and punctuation. This article will be the first in a series to help you enhance your writing skills. Specifically, this article will explain how to improve your writing using proper capitalization. […]
The first step to editing can easily be summarized in a sentence, but putting it into practice is a different story: the first step is to take your creative hat off and put your critical-reading cap on. All those brilliant sentences and illuminating paragraphs that flowed freely from your imagination onto the page are now about to be turned upside-down and inside-out as they are examined and put to the ultimate test. The fundamental editing question is this: are they earning their keep?
The AMA medical style guide is the editorial manual for the American Medical Association, and it first appeared in October 1962 as a guide for in-house staff and, as a secondary responsibility, for authors. It is now in its 10th edition and with each new edition, has expanded in size and is now a massive […]
Learn how to edit your white paper before publishing. White papers come in two main forms – the political and the commercial. Either way, the aim is the same; you need to argue that your idea, your point of view on a topic or problem, is the best solution to the task at hand. Whether […]