Featured Topic: Usable Usage
In today’s News Roundup: danglers, informal language, and dramatics.
Featured Topic: New Year, New Opportunities
Start 2014 right! Whether you run your own business or work for The Man, you can benefit from setting goals, evaluating memberships, and taking care of your health.
Featured Topic: Useable Usage
Is it OK to use the nonrestrictive that? Should you get rid of all adverbs? All prepositions? Answers in today’s News Roundup.
Featured Topic: Freelance Copyediting
In today’s News Roundup: Business advice for freelancers new and experienced.
Featured Topic: Words to Describe 2013 and Beyond
In today’s News Roundup: another WOTY winner, 10 words about 2013, and one that we should use more often.
Featured Topic: Publishing’s Print-Digital Push-Pull
Sometimes digital publishing succeeds, sometimes print does. Neither should be ignored. In today’s News Roundup.
Featured Topic: New Words and New Senses
New senses of geek, new word nappy valley, and horrible words we were forced to accept in today’s News Roundup.
Featured Topic: Usage Theory and Practice
In today’s News Roundup, I answer some practical usage questions in an ACES chat, Copyediting contributor Jonathon Owen considers what makes a word a word, and past Copyediting instructor Constance Hale talks about phrasal verbs.
Featured Topic: Freelancing
Today’s News Roundup has a case study in deciding to freelance, tips for being more disciplined, and a list of questions to talk about with your self-publishing author.
Featured Topic: Copyediting Tips
In today’s News Roundup: understanding plot, seeking permission, and capping chemical compounds.
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