Tag : writing life

For better or worse, the rise of microcontent
November 2, 2020 | Pro tips

For better or worse, the rise of microcontent

Short-form copy, microblogs, clips, snippets, soundbites — yawn.  The latest craze in the publishing biz that caters to our rapidly deteriorating attention spans, microcontent is any form of media that is consumable in 10-30 seconds. That inc

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The elements of style in the age of noise
October 2, 2020 | From the founder, Pro tips

The elements of style in the age of noise

“Writing is hard, even for authors who do it all the time,” offers Roger Angell in his introduction to the everyday writer’s handbook, The Elements of Style.  Angell himself is no stranger to writing, having watched his stepfather, E.B

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Marrying the written and the visual
September 14, 2020 | Brand Identity, Pro tips

Marrying the written and the visual

Have you ever looked at an event flyer and thought, “Cool artwork, but can you just tell me the date and time of the party, please?” Then you scour the graphic for a few extra seconds to find the information you need. That moment of frustration

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