Stop Shouting at Your Readers! When to use capitals in your copy.

The Germans have always had too many capitals I'm not talking…

How did you spend your extra hour today?

It feels like a gift from the gods – an extra hour to do with…
Plagiarism online should be avoided

Plagiarism damages reputations: keep copy original

Plagiarism: the "wrongful appropriation" and "stealing and publication"…
Samuel Pepys blogged while London burned

Blog writing tips from the past masters

History is made by blog writers, not winners. If a tree falls…
Blog writing

Spontaneity Takes 6 Weeks

Noel Coward once said that he loved spontaneity on the stage…
Hiring journalists as online copywriters

Why do journalists end up writing for the internet?

When I first went into print journalism, 15 years ago, I hadn’t…
Blogging and writers block

What do people blog about?

This blog post is a first for me. I don’t mean I’m new at…