Category: Blogging

Why it pays to check your copy

June 29, 2013 by in category Blogging

One of my favourite blogs is on the Telegraph website.  “Sign Language” catalogues the best of sign language mishaps. From the funny to the downright rude, they encapsulate the reasons why a proofreader should be called in. Enjoy! http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/picturegalleries/signlanguage/10151127/The-best-of-Sign-Language-June-2013.html?frame=2580753

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How to build an irresistible LinkedIn profile

May 27, 2013 by in category Blogging

Just found these super tips to building an irresistible LinkedIn profile (Daniel Zeevi, www.dashburst.com). I’m going to set about putting these tips into practice. I’ll report back on my findings! By the way, did you know you can get profile view statistics? Pretty useful for those of you looking for a new role. http://dashburst.com/linkedin-profile-tips/

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Fascinating blog about the power of typography by Seth Godin

May 5, 2013 by in category Blogging, Typography

What an intriguing blog!  A bit geeky but nevertheless rather interesting. Basically, it’s all about the power of typography and how your typeface says much more than you think. If you have a spare five minutes then it’s well worth a read. Seth Godin is an American entrepreneur, author and public speaker, who also founded […]

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Bloggers: 5 things to do before you hit “publish”

March 27, 2013 by in category Blogging

I.        Double check your facts and figures. II.        Does it flow? Make sure your sentences and paragraphs are not too long and stick to the point. III.        Can you condense it any further? Quality, not quantity, is key to an engaging, interesting post. IV.        Is it easy on the eye? Use a readable font and […]

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