Writing

News and Articles About Writing

We Asked Whether Schools Should Stop Teaching With Paper and Pens. And the Reaction Was Fiery.
Learning

We Asked Whether Schools Should Stop Teaching With Paper and Pens. And the Reaction Was Fiery.

There was an overwhelming call to keep them in the classroom.
Laura Entis
Attention, Content Marketers: Here's How to Write an Amazing Headline (Infographic)
Content Strategy

Attention, Content Marketers: Here's How to Write an Amazing Headline (Infographic)

The word 'amazing' tends to be a winner, but steer clear of 'magic,' 'simple' and 'free.'
Geoff Weiss
Avoiding Punctuation 'Mass Hysteria'
Communications

Avoiding Punctuation 'Mass Hysteria'

Hyphens and dashes have different uses. They cannot be used interchangeably.
12 Dated Expressions That Deserve a Comeback
Communication Strategies

12 Dated Expressions That Deserve a Comeback

Do you use the same words or phrases over and over? Freshen up your vocabulary with these gems from the past.
Kristin Piombino
A Guide For Creating Consistently Great Content
Content Marketing

A Guide For Creating Consistently Great Content

Here's how you can develop a content marketing rhythm.
Brian Honigman
Follow This 5-Step Process to Create Your Own Free Press
Publicity

Follow This 5-Step Process to Create Your Own Free Press

By systematically outlining your expertise and what you have to say, you can generate publicity that drives sales.
Jill Brown
Content Creation to Make Your Small Business Stand Out
Content Marketing

Content Creation to Make Your Small Business Stand Out

Presenting topical content to your target audience is one of the most beneficial marketing tactics available to your business. Here's how to do it right.
How to Write With Substance
Writing

How to Write With Substance

Making keystrokes matter has grown in importance as communication and the text that powers it become increasingly inseparable. This is an abridged guide to writing with clarity and substance.
Gregory Ciotti
Step 1 to Selling Your Book? Don't Pretend It's 'Free.'
Writing

Step 1 to Selling Your Book? Don't Pretend It's 'Free.'

Free books that aren't and gaming the best seller lists are deadend paths for entrepreneurs intent on making a living as authors.
Kimanzi Constable
What Your Handwriting May Reveal About Your Confidence, Creativity and Health (Infographic)
Psychology

What Your Handwriting May Reveal About Your Confidence, Creativity and Health (Infographic)

How you dot your 'i's and cross your 't's can provide a window into your approach to business -- and beyond.
Geoff Weiss
What Your Writing Says About Your Personality
Personality

What Your Writing Says About Your Personality

According to Watson the computer, anyway.
7 Steps to a 'Good-to-Great' Content Marketing Strategy
Content Marketing

7 Steps to a 'Good-to-Great' Content Marketing Strategy

Follow these suggestions to take your marketing strategy to the next level.
41 Alternatives to the Word 'Cool'
Communication Strategies

41 Alternatives to the Word 'Cool'

If the word 'cool' is wearing out its welcome in your personal lexicon, try these synonyms.
The Correct Way to Capitalize a Headline
Writing

The Correct Way to Capitalize a Headline

All right, several ways.