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.
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.
Bored of blogging? Fed up of churning out the same topics every week? We've got 7 ideas to help reinvigorate your stale blog posts.
Writers aren't just writers. There are lots of roles that a freelancer needs to cover without writing a single word. Whether you're just starting out as a freelance writer, you're thinking about it, or even if you have some experience, it's important to understand the scope of the job. Here are nine other roles and how to fulfill them to make sure your writing business thrives.
Companies with a diverse workforce outperform those with a homogeneous one. They promote creative and innovative thinking and create a sense of belonging for everyone. If you’re wondering how to create an inclusive workplace and boost your company’s bottom line, here’s how.
Writing burnout is real, and it can be devastating to your productivity (and your life). Learn the signs, understand why it happens, and figure out a plan to beat burnout before it takes over completely.
Which is the better way to write: by hand, or by typing? Is there one right answer? Here's an author's point of view.
Blog posts are relentless. To see results, you need to be smart, precise, and post often. So, it’s easy to become snowed under—even if you have a solid marketing workflow team. This is where automation can help. Never heard of it? It’s no wonder you’re struggling. Let’s start with the basics.
Follow the five-step plan in this article to find out how to get your guest blog posts published. A.J. Ogilvie outlines an approach that focuses on developing a rich understanding of the company you want to write for, identifying the target audience for their content, and how you can publish on their blog by clearly articulating the value your articles offer them.
Need to save some time on your writing? Here's how to be more efficient with your work without taking shortcuts.
If you're taking on NaNoWriMo, you're probably doing something else full-time. Here's a game plan to help you complete the challenge.
Text expanders, also known as text snippets or text shortcuts, can save you time and energy for all your writing needs. Find out what snippets are, why you need them, and discover the ten best text expander tools.
Distractions have claimed hours from every writer. If you want to be prolific, you have to find a way past them. Here are some apps and strategies to supercharge your productivity.
NaNoWriMo isn't all about that 50,000 word target. It's also about developing a writing habit that will continue way beyond November. Here's how to use NaNoWriMo to make writing a priority all year round.
The Combo Report allows you to run more than one report at a time. This is helpful if you have limited time before your content needs to be submitted, or if you know exactly which errors need your focus. Save time and stay focused: here's how to use the ProWritingAid Combo Report.