A great guest post by Jennifer Scott giving you the best tools to improve your writing this year.
Now that we’re fully into 2018, the festive season is over, and it’s back to the grind bigger and much better than last year. When it comes to tech and business writing, it’s important to note the changes in the industry and what your readers are looking for.
Primarily, people are looking for easier digestible content so they can absorb the information quickly and get on with their day. However, this takes a certain talent, and if you’re busy running a business, this might not be time that this takes.
Here to give you a helping hand is some of the best tech and business writing tools and resources you can use this year no matter what you’re writing.
This is a free online tool you can use to track the word count of the content you’re writing. You want to make sure your articles and your content is the right length and not too long that they get bored and leave your content but not too short that you miss out information.
This is an online blog that’s full of writing guides in the form of blog posts that you can use when writing your content. These guides can be followed whatever form you’re writing about, helping you keep the right format and layout in your text.
Grammar is such an important part of content writing and directly affects the quality of the content, as well as its readability. Brushing up on your grammar knowledge is such an important part of becoming a good tech and business writer which you can do using the content on this blog.
These are two services you can use to help you proofread your content and business writing after you’ve finished your writing and editing processes, so you can guarantee your content is of a high quality.
This is another website/blog full of writing guides that you can download and start using when you’re writing your content, helping you to keep a professional format that’s highly readable and best for your readers.
This is a free online tool you can use to paste the URL of any content you have already uploaded online to scan its readability. This will help you make edits to any existing content you have online to help you make sure all your content is perfect.
This is a website where you can find full and comprehensive reviews of writing services from Canada and all over the world. The reviews can help you find the most affordable and most suitable writing services for your business writing for when you don’t have the time.
If you’re job hunting this year, you can use this resume service to write, edit and proofread your resume to ensure that it’s perfect for your next application.
When you’re brainstorming ideas and concepts for your content topics, you can sign up as a free user to Wridea to record and organise your ideas and manage your writing plans. This stops you forgetting ideas, and you can even share ideas with other members of your team.
All kinds of business and technical writing will require adding citations, sources and references throughout your text to boost its legitimacy and to provide your users with the best experience when it comes to providing them with quality information. This is a free tool that works in your web browser that will help you insert these into references into your content.
Jennifer works as online editor at Best British Essays (https://bestbritishessays.
Edited and prepared by Amy Murphy, Journalism student from DCU.