“You Heard ’Em Here First: Words of 2015”: Will you experience a textruption in 2015? Perhaps you’ll work for a platisher this year. Ben Zimmer looks at some possible new words. (The Wall Street Journal)
Freelancer editors and employees alike are using social media to promote themselves and their publications. Today’s News Roundup defines a social media marketing plan and helps you improve your LinkedIn and Facebook efforts.
Where would editors be without words? In today’s News Roundup, learn the history of a common phrase, check out the runners-up in Oxford Dictionaries’ WOTY contest, and rethink all those slang words you love to hate.