Funny enough, plain language editing is barely about the words.
Checklist for Editing Figures: Graphs
More checklists! Today’s is for editing graphs, in my How To column at Copyediting.com. Now available in the ebook, Getting the Numbers Right. Check out the whole
Checklist for Editing Tables
A 29-point checklist for making sure that the tables in your manuscript are edited consistently and to style, in Getting the Numbers Right, now available
Acrobat DC Keyboard Shortcuts
Get your free, printable, keyboard shortcuts cheat sheet for Adobe Acrobat DC, both the Reader and Pro versions. There’s a sheet of Mac shortcuts and
Editing Visual Components
Visuals aren’t just those pretty things that push the words aside. Graphs, charts, diagrams, photos, and other illustrations help readers make sense of complex ideas.
Editing in a Digital Environment — ACES2015
Slide Set and Handout Download the two-page PDF handout of best practices for digital workflow.
How to Pick the Right Editor for Your Project, a Printable Checklist
Finding the right editor is about more than credentials, cost, and schedule. Here’s a printable list of 15 points you can use when interviewing candidates.
Publishing Project Checklist & Timeline
Use this printable checklist, scheduler, and glossary to plan your publishing project and keep it on track. No matter whether you’re producing a brochure, book,
How to Make Effective Use of a Lull
Or, learn from my fail: a checklist. Today, in my How To column at Copyediting.com. I did pretty well really, over the last few lulls. It was only
Checklist for Editing Captions
Captions are a weak link in the quality assurance chain, being something most people skim or skip while reviewing a document. This makes checking captions