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January 13, 2020 ACES News

ACES Executive Committee Nomination Deadline is Jan. 15!

Seven positions will be up for vote in 2020, including president and vice president.


December 31, 2019 ACES News

Robinson Prize: Submissions will be accepted beginning Jan. 1

Each year ACES recognizes copy editors who have made a significant contribution to our field.


December 30, 2019 ACES News

Headline Contest: Submissions will be accepted beginning Jan. 1

Each year ACES recognizes copy editors who have made a significant contribution to our field.


December 15, 2019 ACES News

Nominations Open for ACES Executive Committee

Seven positions will be up for vote in 2020, including president and vice president.


August 26, 2019 ACES News

A Two-Carat Post

Somehow, the jewelry business wound up with two homophones to classify the two materials it uses most, gold and gems.


July 1, 2019 ACES News

Clamp Down on Unhelping Verbs

Too often, writers will unnecessarily build up verb phrases, which is known as smothering verbs.


June 30, 2019 ACES News

5 Ways to Break the Vicious Circle of Newbies

You can’t get hired without experience but you can’t get experience without getting hired.


June 20, 2019 ACES News

7 Steps to Marketing Yourself as a Freelance Editor

John Jantsch’s The Referral Engine: Teaching Your Business to Market Itself can help you shape your marketing strategy.


June 12, 2019 ACES News

A Mouthful of Etymologies

Why are any of our teeth called what they’re called?


March 29, 2019 ACES News

AP Stylebook adds new umbrella entry for race-related coverage, issues new hyphen guidance and other changes

Stylebook changes announced Friday at ACES national conference also included percent to % and 'data is'