April 4-6, 2013

St. Louis, Missouri

Hilton St. Louis at the Ballpark

Certain presenters will make the handouts from their 2013 ACES conference sessions available after the conference. These are provided as a service of the society and of the authors who are sharing their work. Sharing material is at the presenters’ discretion. While this material is available freely to you, you may not reuse these materials, in any form, without consent of ACES and the authors.

Editing Fun and Games (20 Questions, Hot Potato, Fly Swatter)

Getting Into Teaching

National Summit to Fight Plagiarism and Fabrication

Search Engine Optimization for Editors

Art of the Link

Dangerous Words (extra handout)

Editing Breaking News Online: Getting it Right

Basics of Editing and Proofreading

Centering Yourself in Social Media: The Hub-and-Spoke Model (Tip sheet)

Leadership in the Workplace

Sweat This, Not That: Real Rules vs. Grammar Myths

Avoiding Burnout

Finance, Banking and Markets: From Jargon into English (extra handout)

Editing in Two Theaters: Corporate and Academic Editing

Proofreading: Catch Mistakes Before They Cause a Crisis

Social media and plagiarism: What’s fair use and what’s theft?

Poynter EyeTrack for Tablets

Says Who? Attribution

Editing for Readability

Editing While Exhausted

Be Your Own Best Editor

Attribution and aggregation

The Whys and Hows of Social Media Interaction

Conference News

Proofreading: Catch mistakes before they cause a crisis

Alternative story forms attract readers

Surviving layoffs as a freelance editor

Social media and your rights

Plagiarism summit: It’s all about trust

Elegantly bending or breaking the rules