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market-write.com Plagiarism: What It Is and How You Can Avoid It Plagiarism. It’s a dirty word that has made headlines in the music industry. It also hits me where I live: in the world of content writing. I got involved in a lively discussion yesterday when a colleague in one of my writing groups lost a lucrative ...
theonion.com NEW YORK—Law enforcement officials confirmed Friday that four more copy editors were killed this week amid ongoing violence between two rival gangs divided by their loyalties to the The Associated Press Stylebook and The Chicago Manual Of Style. “At this time we have reason to believe the killin...
"You sure we shouldn't just get a proofreader in here to take a quick glance at it?"
"Nope. Looks great. Run it."
There's always a lot of confusion surrounding copyright.
plagiarismtoday.com Copyright can seem like an all-encompassing right/restriction. However there are many things that fall outside of its jurisdiction, here are just five of the more important ones.
Here's a good infographic on avoiding plagiarism:
market-write.com How to Avoid Plagiarism Everyone who writes should be aware of these principles. If you write regularly, a subscription to Copyscape might be worth looking into as well. Source: www.grammarcheck.net Author colliersuePosted on September 12, 2017Categories Content writing
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Eric Van Der Hope's Publishing Success Summit--an Epic Online Event being held NOW through December 18th, 2016--started today!
Learn from 65+ book industry experts made up of published authors, platform mentors, ghost writers, designers, editors, literary agents, and publishers!
publishingsuccesssummit.com 65 Book Industry Experts comprised of Published Authors, Platform Mentors, Designers, Editors, Literary Agents & Publishers, Reveal How To Build a Solid Foundation on which to Publish a Professional Book
Couldn't function without my to-do lists!
fastcompany.com To-do lists get a lot of flack, but the simple act of planning has some psychological and productivity benefits all by itself.
4 Copy Editors Killed In Ongoing AP Style, Chicago Manual Gang Violence via @theonion. Comments are awesome!
If you are an author, you need an editor. True story! #amwriting #selfpublishing
market-write.com All Authors Need Editors. Period. I read a tweet this morning that was something about “why self-published writers need editors”—and my first thought was when was there ever a question about self-published writers needing editors? As it becomes easier and easier to publish your own work, it is also…
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Love this article by @JFBookman. The Keyboards of Our Lives.
thebookdesigner.com I’ve been thinking about keyboards lately, you’ll see why in a minute. The keyboard is a pretty amazing thing. Invented in the late 19th century along with the mechanism to imprint “type-writing” onto paper, keyboards first appeared as the operational end of the typewriter. Up until that time, all w...
Cashing in on Good Quality Content for Your Business. Skip the content mills and go for the good stuff! #writing #contentmarketing
likemarketwrite.wordpress.com You need content for your business. You need to keep your website fresh and you know content is one way to boost your SEO. Maybe you just don’t have the time or talent to write it yourself, and a c…
Do not underestimate the importance of commas, people! #writing
Will they ever learn?
Please read this, #copywriters. I see some of this stuff over and over! Improve your #writing skills!
Some good tips here for working from home. I add my own: Find a shady spot near the pool! #working
www.huffingtonpost.com A strong case can be made for taking the extra time to plan your day and supercharge your success. Here are my etiquette suggestions for...
If you're a freelancer, these are 5 things you are probably getting wrong with marketing. Interesting read! http://www.makealivingwriting.com/transform-freelance-marketing-5-things-youre-probably-getting-wrong/
makealivingwriting.com Every week, I meet writers who are taking their first plunge into freelance marketing. Maybe they've grown tired of applying for UpWork gigs they don't get, scanning Craigslist ads for hours, or of getting $10 a post from a content mill. To me, this is an exciting moment, when writers realize they'r...
What you should be including on your LinkedIn profile but not your resume.
mashable.com Your LinkedIn profile is a place for all that additional color you cut from your resume to make it one page.
Working for free for "exposure" is total BS.
Just found this must-view for #writers wondering about working for free for 'exposure' -- http://www.lightstalking.com/this-is-how-to-respond-when-people-ask-you-to-work-for-free/
Goal-setting is an important ingredient for success.
Journalism only real when it's not paid for? I'm calling bullsh*t on this one, HuffPo.
Why are writers expected to write for free???!!
wilwheaton.net A very nice editor at Huffington Post contacted me yesterday, and asked me if I would be willing to grant permission for the site to republish my post about the seven things I did to reboot my life. Huffington Post has a lot of views, and reaches a pretty big audience, and that post is something I'd…
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Love reading about how successful entrepreneurs stay organized and productive. Here's how author of Get Clients Now! C.J. Hayden does it. http://getclientsnow.com/life-in-a-notebook/. @GetClientsNowHQ
getclientsnow.com Clients and students often ask me, "C.J., you always seem to have a million things going on. How do you keep track of it all?" Their questions imply that they believe I am more organized, focused, or productive than the average bear. Personally, I'm not so sure that's true. You should see my desk, f…
Some tips for boosting productivity.
fastcompany.com From decluttering your desk to letting yourself complain, these 15 easy behavior changes can change how much you accomplish each day.
Interesting about Slipknot's @CoreyTaylorRock and who he follows.
Here are Locowise's predictions for social media trends in 2016.
adweek.it Social analytics and reporting firm Locowise released its Facebook and Instagram data for November, along with 10 predictions for 2016.
Keywords are key!
50 Online Marketing Influencers to Watch in 2016
entrepreneur.com Which experts stand out and have proven themselves to be leading authority figures?
Mark Victor Hansen
15 apps to make your #freelancewriting life easier. http://www.fastcompany.com/3052658/hit-the-ground-running/15-apps-that-make-freelancer-life-easier?utm_source=facebook
fastcompany.com Figuring everything out on your own can be hard, so we asked freelancers what makes their lives easier. Here are their favorite tools.
Top #socialmedia marketers to follow on Twitter.
kpkellyohio.wordpress.com I have been in social media marketing since, well, before it was called "social media marketing." It really was not too long ago, 10+ years go, but back then it was a battle just to convince a com...
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