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10 intriguing rhetorical devices—and how to use them | Articles | Home

10 intriguing rhetorical devices—and how to use them | Articles | Home | Writing Better Blog Content | Scoop.it
Some of these devices, such as hyperbole, everyone knows, but others are lesser known. For instance, very few—very few—people know how to use an epizeuxis.
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I Won't Hire People Who Use Poor Grammar. Here's Why.

I Won't Hire People Who Use Poor Grammar. Here's Why. | Writing Better Blog Content | Scoop.it

"If you misuse a comma or mix up "your and you're," don't expect to get hired by iFixit's Kyle Wiens. He's not the only stickler—a growing number of employers are adopting a zero tolerance approach to grammar."


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McSweeney’s Internet Tendency: The Ultimate Guide to Writing Better Than You Normally Do.

Great older piece from McSweeney's, where they know how to write good 'n stuff (Pittsburghers read: "n'at").

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Cec Murphey's Writer to Writer: Writing Articles (Part 15 of 21)

Cec Murphey's Writer to Writer: Writing Articles (Part 15 of 21) | Writing Better Blog Content | Scoop.it
Call it editing, revising, or polishing, it means you work on the article until it's the best you can do. As I wrote earlier, I wrote 18 full drafts of my first article. After that, I revised each a few times.
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Writers, 15 AP style rules for back to school | Articles | Home

Writers, 15 AP style rules for back to school | Articles | Home | Writing Better Blog Content | Scoop.it
The kids go back to school this month. If you’re writing copy around their return, make sure you’re using the correct style.

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6 Quality Content Writing Tips for Developing High-Quality Content

6 Quality Content Writing Tips for Developing High-Quality Content | Writing Better Blog Content | Scoop.it

An example of how good nuggets can be extracted from questionable articles with keyword stuffed titles.

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How the right question can help you break out of a blogging rut | SmartBlogs

How the right question can help you break out of a blogging rut | SmartBlogs | Writing Better Blog Content | Scoop.it

Stumped? Ask some questions and get back on track.

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How to Write the Most Boring Content of All Time - Blog - HubSpot

How to Write the Most Boring Content of All Time - Blog - HubSpot | Writing Better Blog Content | Scoop.it
Learn how to create compelling marketing content, by examining exactly how not to do it!
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The 14 Keys to Successful Influential Global Blogging | Jeffbullas's Blog

The 14 Keys to Successful Influential Global Blogging | Jeffbullas's Blog | Writing Better Blog Content | Scoop.it
The death of blogging has been predicted for many years. Blogging isn't dying it is just evolving. The success of platforms such as Tumblr over the last 2 years with 90 million visitors a month shows that blogging is indeed booming!
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A Blog is Like a Silent Warrior - Business 2 Community (blog)

A Blog is Like a Silent Warrior - Business 2 Community (blog) | Writing Better Blog Content | Scoop.it

Business 2 Community: A Blog is Like a Silent Warrior

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Grabbing the Reader's Attention Quickly In Your Blog Post - SEO For Blogs

Grabbing the Reader's Attention Quickly In Your Blog Post - SEO For Blogs | Writing Better Blog Content | Scoop.it

Readers are going to judge the content of your posts within three seconds That is all the time you have at Grabbing the Reader's Attention.

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7 Reasons For Why I Blog | Van SEO Design

7 Reasons For Why I Blog | Van SEO Design | Writing Better Blog Content | Scoop.it

Not just reasons why, but a worthwhile discussion of the process. That makes it a two-fer! There's even a fantastic video of Rand Fishkin discussing content.

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5 Reasons Your Business Should Be Blogging | Social Media Examiner

5 Reasons Your Business Should Be Blogging | Social Media Examiner | Writing Better Blog Content | Scoop.it
Business blogging: why you need a business blog for more than SEO and how a blog can generate sales for your business.
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The 7 Deadly Sins Of Guest Posting | Spice Up Your Blog

The 7 Deadly Sins Of Guest Posting | Spice Up Your Blog | Writing Better Blog Content | Scoop.it

Tips translate for our purposes, even though it's not written just for ghostwriters.

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9 Characteristics of a Killer Blog Post [Infographic]

9 Characteristics of a Killer Blog Post [Infographic] | Writing Better Blog Content | Scoop.it
Want to write a killer blog post? Make sure that it's these nine things...

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7 punctuation staples for polished writing | Articles | Main

7 punctuation staples for polished writing | Articles | Main | Writing Better Blog Content | Scoop.it
Proper grammar and word usage are essential, of course, but sloppy punctuation can confuse readers and even distort your meaning.

Via Barb Lack
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Tips for writing engaging content for the web - ReadPyxl: a Blog (blog)

Tips for writing engaging content for the web - ReadPyxl: a Blog (blog) | Writing Better Blog Content | Scoop.it
ReadPyxl: a Blog (blog)Tips for writing engaging content for the webReadPyxl: a Blog (blog)Writing engaging content online is incredibly important, whether you're working on copy for a website or putting together a blog post.
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Why You Should Not Write For Search Engines | inspirationfeed.com

Why You Should Not Write For Search Engines | inspirationfeed.com | Writing Better Blog Content | Scoop.it

This article isn't a perfect example of following its own advice, but the concepts make sense - and should sound awfully familiar if you've looked at our site at all.

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Complete Guide to Writing a Blog Post Successfully (Part 4 of 4)

Complete Guide to Writing a Blog Post Successfully (Part 4 of 4) | Writing Better Blog Content | Scoop.it
Complete Guide to Writing a Blog Post Successfully: Part 4 discusses the top 15 types of blog posts that are the most effective.
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50 Blogging Ideas to Steal and Take Credit For - Pushing Social

50 Blogging Ideas to Steal and Take Credit For - Pushing Social | Writing Better Blog Content | Scoop.it

Slide down to the middle sections for some great tips on composing better blog content.

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Ditch these 5 business writing mistakes | Articles | Home

Ditch these 5 business writing mistakes | Articles | Home | Writing Better Blog Content | Scoop.it

You may not realize you’re making them, but they could be undermining your credibility and obscuring your message.

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The Challenges of Creating Content with Humor

The Challenges of Creating Content with Humor | Writing Better Blog Content | Scoop.it

The challenges of creating content with humor and some tips on doing it successfully

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Infographic: 22 ideas for creating irresistible content | Articles | Home

Infographic: 22 ideas for creating irresistible content | Articles | Home | Writing Better Blog Content | Scoop.it
Not sure what to write or produce for your blog or website? This Copyblogger infographic will come in handy. Bookmark it.
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Preventing goof-ups: 10 proofreading tips | Articles | Main

Preventing goof-ups: 10 proofreading tips | Articles | Main | Writing Better Blog Content | Scoop.it

No time to hire a pro? Follow these suggestions to clean up your copy. It's time well spent.


Via Barb Lack
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Are You Making These 20 Mistakes on Your Blog? | Jeffbullas's Blog

Are You Making These 20 Mistakes on Your Blog? | Jeffbullas's Blog | Writing Better Blog Content | Scoop.it

Here are some good examples of what not to do when writing for your blog.

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