Articles from 2013

21 articles

December 4, 2013

ACES research award winners: Online news isn’t viewed as Brand X

Research provides more support for the value of editing.

November 1, 2013 Resources

Editing made easier: One search, two resources for AP Stylebook users

ACES members receive a discount on the new AP Stylebook individual online memberships.

October 20, 2013 Resources

12 style tips for Halloween

ACES created an editorial style sheet to familiarize editors with the correct usage for ghostly terms.

September 13, 2013 ACES News

#ACESchat: New day, same time

The #ACESchat time moves to the first and third Wednesdays of the month through the end of the year.

September 9, 2013 ACES News

ACES, Poynter team to create certificate in editing program

ACES and the Poynter Institute's News University have created a six-course online certificate in editing program.

August 14, 2013 ACES News

Bylaws change gives Ed Fund president a vote

ACES bylaws changed in order to give the Education Fund president a vote. Ed Fund president Merrill Perlman cast her first vote after the change.

July 30, 2013 Resources

Editing: Serious business, but...

Chatters on #ACESchat share the lighter side of copy editing with grammar jokes, cartoons, and games.

July 2, 2013 Resources

ACES moves forward with efforts to fight plagiarism

ACES President Teresa Schmedding said that ACES will continue to educate about plagiarism by teaming up with other journalistic organizations.

April 23, 2013 Resources

COLUMBIA MISSOURIAN: Another crack at an old problem of plagiarism

ACES reprinted a column from the Columbia Missourian by Tom Warhover.

April 6, 2013 Conferences

Proofreading: Catch mistakes before they cause a crisis

Tips to help copy editors and proofreaders catch common mistakes that can sometimes slip into published copy