Punctuation For Beginners: All About Full Stops

Welcome to the second post in the series: Punctuation For Beginners. Last week, we discussed what punctuation is and why we need it. Punctuation is the name for the marks we use in writing. Punctuation marks are tools that have set functions and they give…

Punctuation For Beginners: What Is Punctuation?

Last year we featured a popular series for beginner writers: Grammar For Beginners. This year, we're starting a series called 'Punctuation For Beginners'. We have written various posts about this in the past, but we wanted to put the information in one place for you. I…

How To Write An ‘About’ Page That Works

How do you write an 'About' page that works? Ask yourself what people want to know when they click on your 'About' link. People who visit your website want to know who you are, what you do, why they should believe you, how they can…

10 Myths About English Writing (Infographic)

Is it acceptable to start a sentence with But or And, or to end a sentence with a preposition? Should you split infinitives, and write in first person? Uncover all that and more writing myths, in the following infographic: Source: GrammarCheck If you are looking for…

7 Practical Resolutions For Bloggers

Blogging is an essential part of most of our lives and businesses in the 21st century. It is a wonderful way to promote your brand, connect with your customers, and create an online story for yourself. Hopefully, you have already started a blog. If not,…

The Ultimate Grammar Cheat Sheet for Writers (Infographic)

"Do you find yourself living in fear of the grammar sticklers? Find yourself reading and re-reading your work to make sure they’re error-free…and then still find you’ve made a mistake? Grammar doesn’t come easily to everyone. It can be tricky even for the most confident…

18 Verbs Even Native Speakers Confuse

English is a tricky language, and sometimes similar words can trip you up. Let’s take a look at 18 of the most confusing verbs, in the following infographic from Grammar Check. Source: GrammarCheck If you are looking for more helpful infographics, you might like these:…

10 Extra Ways To Proofread Your Writing Like A Boss

I bet you’ve heard the maxim 'Epistola non erubescit' by Cicero, which means 'Paper can't blush'. He said it 2,000 years ago. Some writers treat their audience like paper and they don't even try to proofread their texts, leaving this task to online spell checkers instead. That's sad! Writers…

December 2017 Onward – Course Timetable

 Our online course is now available – Writers Write – How To Write A Book – Online And look out for our courses in 2018: Our Writing Courses Writers Write – How To Write A Book Writers Write – How To Write A Book – Online…

19 Actionable Writing Tips – Infographic

Getting your business ideas across in a clear, succinct way is important. Getting the response you want from readers equally so. Instructional Solutions has created an infographic full of business writing tips to help you make readers act and react. Source: Instructional Solutions If you…