Preferences for Internet Publications
Scientific writers have become reliant on the internet as their main source of information, but what are their preferences for their publications? Since many scientists...
One Way to Write High-Quality Comments on Technical Documents
The best ways to provide a comprehensive edit for technical documents can feel elusive. Where should editors focus their work? Technical editing can present unique...
Why Scientists and Editors Need a Symbiotic Relationship
The fields of science and editing should get to know each other better. Here’s why. For many people in scientific fields, the idea of developing...
The Fundamentals of a Successful Work-Home Balance
Editors often struggle with work and home life interfering; one study identifies how to establish a work-home balance. Like many professionals, editors face the challenging...
Are You Giving Scientific Articles the Wrong Kind of Title?
The title is arguably one of the most important elements of a manuscript. However, is short and sweet always best? Data is not gathered just...
Perceived Positive and Negative Effects of Instant Messaging on Academic Writing
In the age of technology, does instant messaging enhance or hinder writing? A case study offers insights from a generation that’s never lived without the...
Is Automated Feedback as Effective as a Tutor in Professional Writing?
Some software may provide helpful feedback on professional writing, but can it really replace a human? Feedback on writing is necessary for a better overall...
Editing Sentence Length For Screen Reader User Accessibility
Some sentence lengths are more readable for screen reader users than others, and this can affect the overall accessibility of web content. The readability of...
How to Effectively Use Social Media When Promoting a Book
Social media marketing doesn’t always lead to more book sales. How can you get the most out of marketing your book using social media? From...
One Highly Effective Way to Improve Your Brand Image
How does telling your brand’s story impact consumer perception and action? Consumers have heard stories from young ages, often beginning with the fairytales they listened...