How to Use the Paramedic Method for Clarity in Writing

How to Use the Paramedic Method for Clarity in Writing

Writing clearly and concisely is no easy feat. Many people have a tendency to "overwrite," and it's hard to know how to edit. That's where the Paramedic Method comes in.

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How to Use Clear Writing to Express Big Concepts and Connect with Readers

How to Use Clear Writing to Express Big Concepts and Connect with Readers

How to implement clarity to express big ideas to engage your reader. Help them understand your meaning through readability, the right verbs, and sentence structure.

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How to Use ProWritingAid's Plagiarism Check

How to Use ProWritingAid's Plagiarism Check

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.

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3 Steps to Writing an Awesome Thesis Statement

3 Steps to Writing an Awesome Thesis Statement

Your thesis statement is one of the most important parts of your essay, but it doesn't have to be daunting. Here are three easy steps for crafting a fantastic thesis statement.

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Webinar Replay: Academic Writing and Publishing for Graduate Students and Junior Scholars

Webinar Replay: Academic Writing and Publishing for Graduate Students and Junior Scholars

Are you a grad thinking about submitting work to academic journals? It can be a daunting process if you're not used to it. On August 20, the ProWritingAid community joined Dr, Lindy Ledohowski as she gave practical tips for writing various sections of scholarly pieces, as well as first-hand guidance for the submission, revision, and publication process for most peer-reviewed journals. Watch the replay now.

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Eliminate the Non-Words: Clean Up Your Content

Eliminate the Non-Words: Clean Up Your Content

The words you use in your content can strengthen or weaken your prose. In this article, we teach you how to boost the power of your content by eliminating non-words and weak phrases that take up space but dilute your statements.

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How to Self-Edit Your College Essay: 7 Tips to Boost Your Grades

How to Self-Edit Your College Essay: 7 Tips to Boost Your Grades

Every college student is familiar with writing essays. Despite advice from their instructors to proofread, many students finish their essays and submit them right away. This is a mistake. Learn how to self-edit your essays to improve your writing and boost your grades.

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Our Review of EssayJack: Help Your Students Write Better Essays

Our Review of EssayJack: Help Your Students Write Better Essays

EssayJack teaches students how to write critically and organise their ideas into effective essays. Read our review to find out how it could benefit you and your learners.

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How to Write a Successful Introduction for Your Academic Essay

How to Write a Successful Introduction for Your Academic Essay

Are your instructors always criticising your introductions? Follow these four steps to write introductions that will hook your reader and set your essay up for success.

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Write Better Essays: 7 Mistakes to Avoid

Write Better Essays: 7 Mistakes to Avoid

Academic essays are an unavoidable part of the educational journey. Learning to write well may be one of the greatest skills you gain during your college years. While you can't avoid writing essays, you can avoid making some of these common mistakes.

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How to Write an Effective Essay

How to Write an Effective Essay

As a full-time teaching professor, I estimate I mark close to 900 essays a year across nine intensive marking periods. In every marking period, the same essay writing issues recur. In this article, I share the 7 biggest things I wish my students knew before they turned up in my college classes.

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Creating an Essay Outline for Success!

Creating an Essay Outline for Success!

Are you overwhelmed by your upcoming essay? Start with an outline. Here's some tips to get you started.

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5 Steps to Getting Started on Your Essay

5 Steps to Getting Started on Your Essay

Many of you are probably familiar with the panic or dread that can accompany the act of having an essay topic dropped in front of you on your desk. Nothing’s been written, nothing’s even been thought of; all you have in front of you is a topic, a blank page, and the instructions to “write.” Check out this 5 step prep process that you can apply to any essay you write.

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How to Get a Writing Teaching Job at Online Universities

How to Get a Writing Teaching Job at Online Universities

Teaching writing online can be a dream job for professional writers. This article shows you how to prepare yourself and hunt for online writing teaching jobs, and what to do just in case you want to go on your own.

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A Complete Guide to Writing Amazing Essay Introductions

A Complete Guide to Writing Amazing Essay Introductions

Essay introductions are one of the hardest things to write. Don't stress about it! We've got everything you need to know to craft a compelling introduction for your next paper.

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