Featured Topic: Grammar and Usage
Get your fill of grammar news! Today’s collection of stories looks at a couple of hot buttons—effect/affect and different from/than/to. Plus June Casagrande talks attributive nouns.
Featured Topic: Marketing with Social Media
These days freelancers and employees alike are making use of social media to marketing themselves. In this week’s News Roundup, how you can make the most out of Twitter, Pinterest, and your blog.
Featured Topic: Freelancing
This week’s roundup is all about running your freelance business, with advice on how to structure your business, brand it, and keep it running smoothly.
Featured Topic: Word News
Word lovers, rejoice! Both Merriam-Webster Unabridged and Cambridge Dictionaries Online have added new words for your reading pleasure. Plus, we have some practical advice on using literally.
Featured Topic: Grammar
Hung over from yesterday’s National Grammar Day festivities? Try a little hair of the dog.
Featured Topic: Editorial Methods
How we approach editing is as important as how well we edit. This week, we focus on the difference between rules and styles, the different types of quality, and some punchy alternatives for very.
In this week’s News Roundup, we consider whether your freelance business should be an LLC, how to earn what you’re worth, and how to accomplish that big goal.
This week’s News Roundup includes replacing worn-out holiday words, clarifying a confusables pair, and writing SEO-friendly headlines.
Featured Topic: Word Trouble
This week’s News Roundup focuses on word troubles: words we can’t translate, words we borrow and loan, and old words with a new but controversial life.
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