25 Top Tips For Business Writers

Writing Tips: 25 Rules For Keeping It Short And Snappy

Your writing shouldn’t be “writing”. Say what you mean. Aim for clarity.

My favorites from the 25 rules:

Cut the weaker elements: adverbs, passive constructions, strings of prepositional phrases, puffy Latinate words.

The more powerful the message, the shorter the sentence: “Jesus wept.”

 

 

 

Author: Angela Booth

Copywriter Angela Booth's clients tell her she performs "word magic." Whether she's writing advertising materials, Web content, or ghostwriting for her clients, she's committed to helping them to achieve results, fast. Author of one of the first books about online business, Making The Internet Work For Your Business, Angela's written many business books which have been published by major publishers. She's an enthusiastic self-publisher and writing teacher.