Tag: Journal of Technical Writing and Communication
What Writing Police Reports Can Teach Us about Technical Editing
Police reports can teach us a lot about the importance of understanding genre in technical editing. I’ve watched enough American cop shows to know that...
Tired of “Safe” Typefaces? Letterforms J-a-g-e-n to the Rescue
“Using type well is an art, but the principles underlying the uses of type are also based on research.” —C. D. Rude (2002) in Longman’s...
Creating Your Own Code of Editing Ethics
As editors, we will come across many ethical situations. How can we best be prepared to respond to them? When we receive a piece to...