You're Currently Browsing:

Articles by The ProWritingAid Team

The most successful people in the world have coaches. Whatever your level of writing, ProWritingAid will help you achieve new heights. Exceptional writing depends on much more than just correct grammar. You need an editing tool that also highlights style issues and compares your writing to the best writers in your genre. ProWritingAid helps you find the best way to express your ideas.

Get Up to 50% Off ProWritingAid in Our Black Friday Sale

Get Up to 50% Off ProWritingAid in Our Black Friday Sale

Our big Black Friday sale is back again this year, and we're going bigger than ever.

Read more
Should I Use "Which" or "That"?

Should I Use "Which" or "That"?

Do you use "which" and "that" as interchangeable words in sentences because they mean the same? That couldn't be further from the truth. We're here to help you determine when to use each word.

Read more
ProWritingAid Presents: Self-Editing School with JoEllen Nordström

ProWritingAid Presents: Self-Editing School with JoEllen Nordström

We've teamed up with Story Coach and founder of First Editing JoEllen Nordström for Self-Editing School. On the third Thursday of every month, you’re invited to join us as we learn how use self-editing to take a manuscript from a rough first draft to a polished piece ready to send to editors.

Read more
How to Use Readability Scores

How to Use Readability Scores

Your ProWritingAid Summary Report will provide you with a variety of readability scores that have been calculated using some of the top tools out there. Here's how to use the scores to improve your work.

Read more
Getting Started: How to Use ProWritingAid

Getting Started: How to Use ProWritingAid

Wondering where to get started with ProWritingAid, or if it's the editing app for you? Look no further. Find everything you need to know in this article.

Read more
How to Use ProWritingAid's Combo Report

How to Use ProWritingAid's Combo Report

The Combo Report allows you to run more than one report at a time. This is helpful if you have limited time before your content needs to be submitted, or if you know exactly which errors need your focus. Save time and stay focused: here's how to use the ProWritingAid Combo Report.

Read more
How to Use the ProWritingAid Echoes Report

How to Use the ProWritingAid Echoes Report

Repeating a word or phrase happens to the best of us, especially if you’re writing an article and using a specific vocabulary for your topic. Find out how to avoid needless repetition with the ProWritingAid Echoes Report.

Read more
How to use ProWritingAid's Pacing Report

How to use ProWritingAid's Pacing Report

Pacing refers to the speed at which a story is told and how quickly the reader is moved through events. Good writing contains faster-paced sections, such as dialogue and character action, as well as slower-paced sections, such as introspection and backstory. Find out how ProWritingAid's Pacing Check can help you keep readers turning the page.

Read more
How to Use the ProWritingAid Pronoun Check

How to Use the ProWritingAid Pronoun Check

Did you know that your document should be 4-15% pronouns? Every writer is different, but it can be useful to have a benchmark so you know when you might need to go back and revise. Find out how your document shapes up with the ProWritingAid Pronoun Check.

Read more
How to Use ProWritingAid's All Repeats Report

How to Use ProWritingAid's All Repeats Report

Getting to know your repeated words and phrases can help you work out where you can make your writing stronger. The All Repeats Report is an extra pair of eyes that will pick out repeated words when you've stopped noticing them. Find out how to use it in this article.

Read more
Realtime Editing for Web, Desktop, and Word

Realtime Editing for Web, Desktop, and Word

Want to edit your work as you write it? ProWritingAid can help!

Read more
How to Check Acronyms in Your Writing

How to Check Acronyms in Your Writing

Have you ever gone to an article for information only to drown in unexplained acronyms? ProWritingAid's Acronym Report allows you to see all of the acronyms that you have used in your text. Find out how to use it to check for mistakes and improve clarity.

Read more
How to Use ProWritingAid's Homonym Report

How to Use ProWritingAid's Homonym Report

Homonyms, homophones and homographs are often missed in the first proofread, causing headaches later on. Find out how to catch them right away with ProWritingAid.

Read more
Using The Overused Words Check In ProWritingAid

Using The Overused Words Check In ProWritingAid

ProWritingAid's Overused Words Check flags problematic words and phrases commonly overused by writers and helps you to eliminate them. Here's how to use the report to sharpen your writing.

Read more
We're Hiring: We Are Looking for Smart, Enthusiastic People to Join the ProWritingAid Team

We're Hiring: We Are Looking for Smart, Enthusiastic People to Join the ProWritingAid Team

We're hiring in our tech, support and marketing teams! ProWritingAid is growing by leaps and bounds and our community is always the first place we start looking when we are hiring. If you already use and love ProWritingAid, then you are already well-equipped to be part of our team. Find everything you need to know in this article.

Read more
Writing Resources
Subscribe for writing hacks, special offers and free stuff
We will not share your details

Grammar Guide

Learn everything you need to know about grammar.

Improve your grammar

Black Friday Sale

Up to

50% off

Buy today and we'll donate $5 of your order to the Children's Literacy Charity.

Browse Offers
Ends Monday, November 30 at 11:59 PST