Eliminating Wordiness
Eliminating Wordiness

When a sentence is too long and is full of extra, unimportant words, it is referred to as wordy. If a sentence is wordy, it can be hard to comprehend and will detract from your writing. Try to follow these tips to avoid wordiness and to produce clear, concise writing.

Let's Have Fun With English
Let's Have Fun With English

The English language is a tricky one, which is why our editors offer helpful writing tips about everything from writing a thesis statement to homophones to capitalization. Though learning English is difficult, there can be some humour in some of the language's common usage errors.

Miscommunication: The Problem with Texting
Miscommunication: The Problem with Texting

Scribendi explains the problem with texting and the poor grammar habits it creates.

Scribendi Reviews Microsoft Word: 10 Hidden Features to Make Your Life Easier
Scribendi Reviews Microsoft Word: 10 Hidden Features to Make Your Life Easier

Even a well-known program can surprise you with new shortcuts. Here, Scribendi reviews some of the hidden features of Microsoft Word.

Square Brackets, Curly Brackets, Angle Brackets, Oh My!
Square Brackets, Curly Brackets, Angle Brackets, Oh My!

This article discusses the proper uses of square brackets, curly brackets and angle brackets. Brackets are actually more complex than most people realize!

The 8 Best TED Talks for Writers
The 8 Best TED Talks for Writers

We know it takes a lot to keep the creative fires burning, so we put together a list of the eight best TED Talks for writers to keep you inspired.

The Brackets Podcast: Square, Curly, and Angle Brackets
The Brackets Podcast: Square, Curly, and Angle Brackets

This podcast provides detailed definitions of the three brackets commonly used: Square, Curly, and Angle Brackets. We elaborate on these definitions using multiple examples of when each bracket is appropriate.

Why Every Author Should Start Writing a Journal
Why Every Author Should Start Writing a Journal

Writing a journal is a great way to spark creativity and establish writing as part of your daily routine.

Writing Inspiration for NaNoWriMo: Why Famous Authors Write
Writing Inspiration for NaNoWriMo: Why Famous Authors Write

Need some writing inspiration during NaNoWriMo? Remind yourself why you write with these quotes from famous authors!

Writing Tips from the Screenwriters Who Wrote Your Favorite Shows
Writing Tips from the Screenwriters Who Wrote Your Favorite Shows

The screenwriters of some of your favorite TV dramas and comedies share writing tips for writers in all fields.

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