Tag: How Can an Editor Balance Directness and Politeness?
Politeness as Motivation: How to Edit on Social Media
by Alohilani Jacob
By using the right politeness strategy, social media editors can successfully motivate writers to accept changes to their content. Social media is a large, new,...
How Can an Editor Balance Directness and Politeness?
A diplomatic editor knows how to balance directness and politeness in order to effectively communicate with authors. As editors, we want to be diplomatic—we want...