100 Editing and Proofreading Tips for Writers

Posted 24 Nov 2019, by

Duncan Koerber

Editing and proofreading are vital for producing great writing. But where should you look? What should you change? As the most comprehensive proofreading list on the web, this list provides 100 tips to get your work into professional shape. The term editing covers a wide range of practices, from restructuring ...Read More

15 Grammar Rules It’s Okay to Break (Infographic)

Posted 12 Jun 2019, by

Brendan Brown

Rules were made to be broken – just ask James Dean. But to be a grammar rebel, you have to understand the rules in the first place. How else do you know if you’re even breaking any? The beauty of language is its fluidity. Language is always changing, evolving, and ...Read More

INFOGRAPHIC: The Surprising Reading Habits of Millennials

Posted 23 Mar 2019, by

Brendan Brown

When teens and young adults are immersed on their smartphone, what do you think they’re doing? Scrolling their Instagram feed? Chatting to friends on Facebook? Watching a video on YouTube? There’s a good chance they’re actually reading a book. Forget the stereotypes we often associate with Millennials. They’re voracious readers ...Read More

The Ultimate Grammar Cheat Sheet for Writers (Infographic)

Posted 15 Nov 2017, by

Brendan Brown

English is the world’s international language, but that doesn’t mean it’s the world’s easiest language. It's full of grammar oddities, confusing vocabulary and hard-to-master conventions. There are nearly twice the number of people speaking English as a second language as there are native speakers, and the ability to speak ...Read More

The Bookshelves of 18 Extraordinary People (Infographic)

Posted 01 Aug 2017, by

Brendan Brown

What do Donald Trump, Taylor Swift, The Duchess of Cambridge and Noam Chomsky all have in common? Apart from being extraordinarily successful, they love to read. While research studies have long confirmed that reading is an important neurological activity that can strengthen the brain and improve wellbeing, the reading ...Read More