Tag: proofreading

Ten Dangers of Being an Editor (or Proofreader)

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    Since I trained as an editor I’ve noticed that there are a few dangers associated with the profession. Some are serious, some not so much… but if you are thinking of training as an editor forewarned is forearmed… You have too many…

Do You Really Know What You Want?

A long time ago I posted an article on how to get what you want, but what if you really don’t know what treatment you want or need for your documents to start with? It’s tricky, there are so many bits of jargon floating…

Dyslexia and social media

On Children in Need night McBusted/Mcfly drummer Harry Judd made a quip, spelt allowed as aloud and immediately he was hounded for his spelling. It brings to light another aspect of social media and everyday life. When the pedants come out and make snarky…