What Is Irony and Why Do so Many People Get It Wrong?

What Is Irony and Why Do so Many People Get It Wrong?

What is irony? What's the right way to use it? Find out in this post!

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How to Crowdfund a Novel

How to Crowdfund a Novel

An Unbound author explains how to make the best of a very non-traditional approach to publishing: crowdfunding.

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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.

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Edit with Empathy for Your Reader

Edit with Empathy for Your Reader

Passion drives writers to complete a manuscript. The editing empathy filter creates a strong reader connection.

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Grow Your Email List From Nothing

Grow Your Email List From Nothing

The more followers you have, the more likely your book is going to be successful. Here are tips for growing an email list from zero.

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What is Passive Voice and How Do I Make It Active?

What is Passive Voice and How Do I Make It Active?

Passive voice occurs when you take the object of your sentence—the part that the action happens to—and make it the subject of your sentence. Here are some examples: - **Passive**: *The flag was raised by the troops.* - **Active**: *The troops raised the flag.*

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Make Readers Fall In Love with Characters, Not Plots

Make Readers Fall In Love with Characters, Not Plots

Channel the power of empathy to connect your readers with your story. Use your main character's vulnerability, disadvantage and context to get your reader to love them.

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Calling All Newbies: The Dialogue Tags Check

Calling All Newbies: The Dialogue Tags Check

What is the ProWritingAid Dialogue Tags Check? Find out in this article.

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How to Write When You’re Fresh Out of Ideas

How to Write When You’re Fresh Out of Ideas

Need some writing tips for those days when you can't think of anything to write? We've got you covered!

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Similes: the Good, the Bad & the Ugly

Similes: the Good, the Bad & the Ugly

What are similes and how do they work? We'll show you in this article.

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