Want to avoid redundancies in your work? We'll show you how to do it.
If I had a loonie for every time a Canadian writer asked for this, I would have enough for a dozen double-doubles AND a box of timbits. We think we have sorted out most of the Canadian spellings (color vs colour, etc.), but we don't want to stop there. We want the Canadian dictionary to include Canadian words and expressions. I've started a list below, but I need your help. Let's crowdsource this Canadian-style.
ProWritingAid analyzes your writing and presents its findings in 25 different reports. Each user will have their own writing strengths and weaknesses and so different reports will appeal to different people. Remember, all the software can do is highlight potential pitfalls in your writing. It's up to you, the writer, to decide which suggestions work within your specific context, and which ones should be ignored.
Reading your work aloud is a great way to improve it. Learn more in this article.
Ridding your work of needless words is an essential editing skill. Learn how to build it in this post.
Why do different apps show different word counts? Here's why!
Pacing is what moves your story forward quickly, then slows the action down so your readers can catch their breath and learn more about your character’s thoughts. The ProWritingAid pacing check can help you determine whether or not your story is moving along at the right clip.
Want to use the ProWritingAid MS Word and Outlook add-in? Here's where to start.
You don't want Purple Prose in your writing. Here's why it's bad and how to avoid it.
Every writer knows plagiarism is bad. We must all express ourselves uniquely without stealing thoughts, words, and ideas from others. But sometimes it’s hard to be original and unintentional plagiarism creeps into our work. Especially when on a tight deadline, you may let another’s words slip into your content without proper attribution. ProWritingAid is here to help.
How can alliteration help your memory? We'll show you in this writing tip article.
Alliteration can make your writing more memorable and enjoyable to read. ProWritingAid helps you identify instances of alliteration in your work.
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Want to learn more about ProWritingAid's plagiarism checks? Start here!
When writing, there's no reason to repeat yourself. Find out how to avoid accidental repetition.