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Heir or Imitator? Review of Between You & Me: Confessions of a Comma Queen by Mary Norris

Between You & Me: Confessions of a Comma Queen explores the ways in which grammar, punctuation, and language itself are evolving because of changes in publishing practices and standards, and our use of communication technologies and new media. Opening the book, I wondered if it would prove to be the rightful heir to Lynne Truss’s […]

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‘Twas the Night Before Christmas

For all technical writers and editors, we hope you enjoy our version of ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas. Wishing you all a very festive season! ‘Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the house Not a laptop was stirring, not even a mouse. Our headphones were hung by monitors with care, In hopes that our screens […]

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Approaching the Content Review Process

The beginning of a technical writing project may seem quite daunting. It can be difficult to decide how and where to begin, as projects differ greatly in terms of content and duration. However, incorporating the following basic steps to manage content review in the technical writing process, makes it more manageable: Map out the content […]

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