Smart Grammar: What are Homonyms?

What’s up, grammar geeks! We’re kicking off a new series on our blog called Smart Grammar, and we have a question for you: Do you know what a homonym is? According to Dictionary.com, homonyms are words that are pronounced the same but different in meaning. Two of the most recognizable examples are bare versus bear…

Smart Grammar: It’s Coming to a Facebook Live Near You

Edit: The debut of Smart Grammar on Facebook live has been rescheduled due to technical issues. Be sure to tune in on Friday, 4/21/17 at 8:30 PM EST / 5:30 PM Pacific. Be sure to like and follow us on Facebook so you don’t miss it! The debut episode of Smart Grammar is coming to…

National Proofreading Day: 10 Tips to Proof It Up!

Did you know it’s National Proofreading Day? That’s right, folks! It is officially March 8, 2017, and that little ‘ol 8 makes it National Proofreading Day. To celebrate today’s dedication to error-free writing, we thought we’d share our top 10 tips for proofing it up. Don’t Get Caught With Errors To err is human, but it doesn’t…

How to Captivate an Audience of Readers

Everyone loves a great story, and headlines are worth 90% of the advertising dollar. There’s more to capturing an audience through words than you might think…

The Oxford Comma – Is It Dead?

Enter the Oxford Comma Wars. Regardless of which side you support, it’s always prudent to understand the grammar behind the struggle.

Book Review: Tangled by Em Wolf

There are two kinds of books in this world; the ones you can’t stop reading and the ones you put down. Every author wants their story to be the former. They aim to keep you so entranced that you forgo necessities like sleep just to see what happens next. Tangled by Em Wolf delivers just that –…

Is Guest Blogging Dead?

What is guest blogging? How can it build SEO and increase exposure? Find out as we discuss whether or not guest blogging is dead.

8 Tips for Planning Killer Blog Content

Ready for 2016 to break sales records? One way to start knocking conversion out of the park is to baby your blog. Learn how content planning is essential to successful blogging and how you can plan killer content.