The Hemingway Editor


This is the Hemingway Editor – an online text editor and copy editor. All you have to do is copy/paste a story into the online Hemingway Editor and it will show you how to improve your work. As you make changes in the editor, watch those highlights disappear. When all is ready, just copy/paste it back to your usual writing app.

The text you see here is the default text you’ll find when you visit the site. It’s also the user guide. Yes, it really is that easy to use. If you find it useful, you can buy the desktop version (Windows or Mac) for $9.99. See details.

Adding Checklists to a Scrivener Project

Build a writing support section in your Scrivener project with checklists http://wp.me/pUz7q-3dO

Building on the idea to include writing and editing support within my Scrivener project, I’ve found a very nice proofreading guide thanks to Indiana University. By saving it as a web archive file, I was able to easily incorporate it into the Style Guide section of my project. For more information on web archive files – and how to use them in Scrivener – see Setting Up a Scrivener Project. Other…

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Self-Editing for Everyone

Bridgett McKenna is both an author and editor.  Her The Little Book of Self-Editing for Writers [Kindle – $4.99] is an impressive resource. She also has a series of articles at her Point of View blog that covers many of the book’s topics. Here’s the list with links:

The Hemingway Editor

hemingwayeditor

This is the Hemingway Editor – an online text editor and copy editor. All you have to do is copy/paste a story into the online Hemingway Editor and it will show you how to improve your work. As you make changes in the editor, watch those highlights disappear. When all is ready, just copy/paste it back to your usual writing app.

The text you see here is the default text you’ll find when you visit the site. It’s also the user guide. Yes, it really is that easy to use. If you find it useful, you can buy the desktop version (Windows or Mac) for $9.99. See details.

Discover Photos’ Editing Secrets

Discover Photos’ Editing Secrets …

Although I’m a great fan of Apple’s simple design principles, there are times when they can be a bit frustrating. For example, I’m just beginning to discover the many editing features available in the Photos app – both on my desktop and my devices. Here’s a quick look.

Photos editor screen

Initial editor screen in Photos

When you enter Edit mode you just see these few options. When I first saw this, my thought was…

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