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Articles by Libby Bushill

Libby is ProWritingAid's Editorial and Marketing Assistant. When she's not editing and writing blog posts, she can be found spreading the word about ProWritingAid on social media. A recent English Lit grad and co-editor of the University of Reading's A Room of Our Own Project, she loves all things writing and editing and can't wait to work on more projects in the future.

ProWritingAid's Featured Writers for 2021

ProWritingAid's Featured Writers for 2021

There are all kinds of writers in the ProWritingAid community, all with very different writing styles. In this new series of blog posts, we’ll be featuring two ProWritingAid users each month to learn more about their writing processes and how ProWritingAid has helped them on their writing journey.

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The Debut Dagger 2022: Sponsored by ProWritingAid

The Debut Dagger 2022: Sponsored by ProWritingAid

ProWritingAid is thrilled to be sponsoring the Crime Writers' Association's Debut Dagger award as part of their 2022 Dagger awards series. The CWA Debut Dagger is a renowned competition for the opening of a crime novel open to writers who are not yet traditionally published.

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Can ProWritingAid Edit Multiple Languages?

Can ProWritingAid Edit Multiple Languages?

Writers switch between languages in their documents all the time. Your average spell checker might not be able to keep up, but ProWritingAid can. Find out how our new language detection feature can streamline your editing process.

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ProWritingAid vs. Ginger: Which is Better for You?

ProWritingAid vs. Ginger: Which is Better for You?

Wondering about the differences between Ginger and ProWritingAid? This article compares the two writing apps.

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How We've Updated the Ignore Button in ProWritingAid

How We've Updated the Ignore Button in ProWritingAid

It's finally here—the feature you've been waiting for. ProWritingAid's Realtime Report will now save your ignored suggestions to make your editing process as smooth as possible. If you switch to a different report, or close and re-open your document, the highlights you ignored will stay hidden, leaving you to focus on the suggestions you haven't reviewed yet. Find out how it works in this article.

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Em Dash vs En Dash: Complete Guide

Em Dash vs En Dash: Complete Guide

An em dash is a versatile punctuation mark used to take the place of parentheses, colons, or comma. An en dash is typically used to show a range. In this article, we explain the difference between em dashes and en dashes so that you can write with confidence.

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ProWritingAid's Goals Feature: Create an Editing Strategy

ProWritingAid's Goals Feature: Create an Editing Strategy

It can be difficult to keep track of your writing and editing goals as you are working. Even if you know what you want to focus on, monitoring your progress can be a challenge. Now, it doesn't have to be. Find out how to use ProWritingAid's Goals in the sidebar to keep your editing on track.

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How to Fix Your Writing Tics with Joanna Penn and Chris Banks

How to Fix Your Writing Tics with Joanna Penn and Chris Banks

ProWritingAid's CEO Chris Banks joins Joanna Penn on her podcast The Creative Penn to talk all things ProWritingAid. Listen now to find out the most common writing tics, how ProWritingAid helps you address them, and how AI could open up a whole new future for writers.

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Live Webinar: ProWritingAid 101 for Business

Live Webinar: ProWritingAid 101 for Business

Any business leader knows that communication is key, but tackling poor written communication skills within your business can seem impossible. Join us for a live ProWritingAid demo where we'll reveal how ProWritingAid helps your team write smarter and answer your questions.

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5 Ways Writing Technology Can Help Dyslexic Writers (Editing Tools, Video Guides and More)

5 Ways Writing Technology Can Help Dyslexic Writers (Editing Tools, Video Guides and More)

In this guide, we cover five ways that writing technology can be useful for dyslexic writers. From video guides to document outline ideas, ProWritingAid can help you build your writing toolkit.

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Booklist: Books Written by Dyslexic Authors

Booklist: Books Written by Dyslexic Authors

If, like Agatha Christie, writing is your comfort, the books and authors in this list may help inspire you to also make it your career. Who knows, maybe one day you'll sell four billion books (or be required reading in high schools the world over)!

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Free Webinar: Marketing Your Writing Business on Social Media

Free Webinar: Marketing Your Writing Business on Social Media

Join this session to walk away with key foundational strategies for building your marketing messages, creating content, and connecting with potential partners on social media.

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Free Webinar: How to Use Your Author Website

Free Webinar: How to Use Your Author Website

In this upcoming webinar, book marketing coach Sue Campbell of Pages & Platforms will show you what an author website is actually for and shares some essential dos and don'ts for author websites so you can get yours up and running or give it a tweak.

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Inspiration for Crime Writers: From Lee Child to Ann Cleeves

Inspiration for Crime Writers: From Lee Child to Ann Cleeves

Crime writers can seem like writing gods, but the quotes in this article might help them seem a little more human—and prove that if they can do it, you can do it too!

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Earn a Free ProWritingAid Premium License

Earn a Free ProWritingAid Premium License

You can now extend your ProWritingAid Premium License for a whole year or even a lifetime completely free with our new referral system. Find out how it works in this article.

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