Editing for the Web
Wednesday, May 17, 2017, 1–2:30 pm EST
This is a BASIC Skills course.
Instructor: Erin Brenner
Web writing is like no other type of writing. Readers go to a website for information, education, or entertainment, and if your site doesn’t deliver, they’re out of there in a matter of seconds. In this audio conference, Copyediting editor in chief Erin Brenner will teach you how to edit website copy to keep readers interested while upholding grammar and usage rules.
A few things you’ll learn:
- Shaping copy for online reading
- Formatting copy for online reading
- Choosing a style guide
- Helping the copy get found on the web
All class times are in Eastern Time (ET). Call-in information is sent to attendees about 2 days before the class.