Featured Topic: Usable Usage
Today’s News Roundup focuses on the nitty-gritty: what part of speech because belongs to, how to avoid a dog-whistle edit, and a newish verb to watch out for.
Featured Topic: Freelance Copyediting
Today’s News Roundup looks at a freelancer’s right, a productivity tool you must use, and managing your credibility.
Featured Topic: Publishing News
Every once in a while, you have to look up from your editing and notice how publishing is changing. In today’s News Roundup, we look at book publishing, newspapers, and academic communications.
Featured Topic: The Secret Life of Words
Today’s News Roundup looks closer at the making of Webster’s Third and reveals some interesting etymologies—for words we don’t ignore.
Featured Topic: Working as a Copyeditor
In today’s News Roundup: why you should track your editing skills, how to get work done from home, and why companies are hiring fewer employees and more contractors.
Featured Topic: Freelancing
Do you know what a website and a logo can do for your business? Plus three more considerations for freelancers in today’s News Roundup.
Today’s News Roundup examines the usage of amid, the tenterhooks metaphor, and the difference between a rule and a convention.
Featured Topic: Style
Every document has to have style, but which rules do you follow? In today’s News Roundup, some pointers on The Chicago Manual of Style, a different temperature measure, and one British policy on using titles.
Featured Topic: Increase Your Vocab Cred
Today’s News Roundup looks at amazeballs, novel coronavirus, and more.
In today’s News Roundup: danglers, informal language, and dramatics.
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