Articles by Abbi Booth

You have 106 results.

April 20, 2020

Is Your Website Referral-Worthy?

Referrals are based on trust, and in today’s online world, websites establish that trust.

April 17, 2020

In Loving Memory of Richard S. Holden

With our deepest condolences, we share the news of the passing of Richard Holden. Read a special tribute by Merrill Perlman.

January 1, 2020 ACES News

Are You Careening or Careering?

The verbs career and careen are easily confused, but they mean different things.

October 16, 2019

How to Choose Your Business Name

As editors, we know that the right article title is best determined after the article is written. So, too, with the names we give our businesses.

October 15, 2019

Know Your Creatures of the Night

This Halloween, learn your banshees from your bogeymen and your phantoms from your poltergeists, as well as where they came from — etymologically, at least.

October 14, 2019

Journalism Tools for the Modern Copyeditor

Looking outside the niche of tools designed for editors can reveal an assortment of useful resources.

October 10, 2019

Can You Afford to Take That Editing Job?

What details should you consider before making a commitment?

October 1, 2019

Stop Writing Sorry Emails

Editors already know that passive voice weakens writing. Business writers a have identified five words that weaken messages.

October 1, 2019

Three Steps to Protecting the Author’s Voice

Authors work hard to create their voices, and editors are called on to protect them, even help crystalize them.

October 1, 2019

How to Attune Your Ear to the Author’s Voice

Preserving the author’s voice is fundamental when it comes to editing. To do that, you’ve got to be able to hear their voice.