How Writers Use ProWritingAid: ProWritingAid's Featured Writers Series, April 2021

How Writers Use ProWritingAid: ProWritingAid's Featured Writers Series, April 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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Take Control of Your Editing: Listen to Chris Banks on the Creative Penn Podcast

Take Control of Your Editing: Listen to Chris Banks on the Creative Penn Podcast

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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How to Use Software for World-Building

How to Use Software for World-Building

Learn how software can help you create a compelling world for your science fiction or fantasy novel.

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3 Best World-Building Apps for RPG Gamers and Fantasy Writers

3 Best World-Building Apps for RPG Gamers and Fantasy Writers

What do tabletop gamers, game designers, and fantasy authors have in common? They all need the perfect world-building program. Here are our three favorite apps to build the world of your dreams.

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Don't Lose It Again: How to Back Up Your Writing Safely

Don't Lose It Again: How to Back Up Your Writing Safely

I lost my entire writing portfolio in 2009 and had to start over again from scratch. Thanks to my backup plan today, that will never happen again. Here's how you can back up your writing and save yourself headaches later.

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ProWritingAid and The Write Practice Pro: Two Great Writing Tools, Together

ProWritingAid and The Write Practice Pro: Two Great Writing Tools, Together

This week we are partnering with Joe Bunting and the awesome folks at The Write Practice to offer a great bundle for writers. Use ProWritingAid to polish your writing and then share it with the amazing community on The Write Practice Pro. Find out more in this article.

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Webinar Replay: "Now What?": Life After NaNoWriMo

Webinar Replay: "Now What?": Life After NaNoWriMo

What comes after your NaNoWriMo draft is complete? The copyedit. If you dread this stage, you're not alone. Grant Faulkner, founder of NaNoWriMo, and Hayley Milliman, ProWritingAid's Head of Learning are here to help in this replay of a live webcast.

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How ProWritingAid Can Improve Your Legal Writing Skills

How ProWritingAid Can Improve Your Legal Writing Skills

It’s hard to make it as an attorney if you aren’t a natural wordsmith. ProWritingAid can help improve your writing and simplify your life.

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A Teacher’s Review of Boomwriter: Software Features to Inspire Your Class in Remote Writing Lessons

A Teacher’s Review of Boomwriter: Software Features to Inspire Your Class in Remote Writing Lessons

BoomWriter's responsive software helps inspire students to write across all disciplines in an interactive, remote environment. In this article, I examine BoomWriter's features and talk about how to use it in your classroom.

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An Author's Review of Ulysses

An Author's Review of Ulysses

We know that ProWritingAid users like a bit of writing technology, so this month we begin a new series that looks at some of the best writing platforms out there. With so many options, and more being developed every day, how do you know which one is right for you. We sent one of our favourite freelancers, Kathy Edens, out to give them all a test run and report back. This month, she looks at Ulysses.

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Self-Editing Software Versus a Professional Editor: How to Get the Most Out of Both

Self-Editing Software Versus a Professional Editor: How to Get the Most Out of Both

Do professional editors recommend that you self-edit? Should you use a self-editing tool? Are writing tools helpful for self-editing? Absolutely! Here's how to work out what kind of editing you need at each stage.

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How to Use ProWritingAid's Desktop App to Edit Scrivener Files

How to Use ProWritingAid's Desktop App to Edit Scrivener Files

Learn how to use ProWritingAid with Scrivener to improve your documents.

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Hit Your Writing Goals with These 15 Productivity-Enhancing Apps

Hit Your Writing Goals with These 15 Productivity-Enhancing Apps

It doesn’t matter if you’re the most prolific writer in the world, distractions and writer’s block can get the best of all of us at some point or another. In this article, we cover the best productivity boosting apps out there.

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The ProWritingAid Desktop App for Windows PCs: Edit Word Docs, Scrivener Projects and More

The ProWritingAid Desktop App for Windows PCs: Edit Word Docs, Scrivener Projects and More

How to use ProWritingAid's Desktop App for Windows, with guides to editing Word and Scrivener docs, changing your app settings and using the reports. Do you ever wish you had an extra pair of eyes that could catch spelling, grammar and writing style errors as you write? Or an editor who is always on call to help you sort out readability, pacing, diction and structural issues? Well, ProWritingAid's Desktop App is here to make those wishes come true.

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Full Review: Freelance University

Full Review: Freelance University

In this article, we review Freelance University to show what the course covers and discuss whether it's worth the investment.

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