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March 31, 2016 Conferences

Set boundaries, use tact and other tips for working with self-publishing authors

Dick Margulis and Jodi Brandon explain that self-publishing clients often don't have an extensive background in receiving edits and feedback on their work.

March 31, 2016 Contests and Awards

ACES announces 2015 Headline Contest winners

ACES recognized its 2015 National Headline Contest winners at the award banquet during its 20th annual conference in Portland, Ore.

March 31, 2016 Contests and Awards

Vicki Krueger of Poynter Institute’s NewsU wins ACES Glamann Award

ACES honored Vicki Krueger as its eighth Glamann Award winner at its 20th annual conference in Portland, Oregon.

March 31, 2016 Contests and Awards

Sarah Grey wins ACES 2015 Robinson Prize

Sarah Grey, owner of Grey Editing LLC, won theh 2015 Robinson Prize at the ACES 2015 national conference.

March 30, 2016 ACES News

ACES celebrates 20th annual conference with record numbers

Preliminary figures estimated that the 2016 ACES annual conference would have over 650 people in attendance— a record number.

March 30, 2016 Conferences

Mistakes editors make and how to fix them

Washington Post copy editor Bill Walsh reviewed common copy editing pitfalls in his presentation "Rookie Mistakes that Even Veterans Make."

March 30, 2016 Conferences

Adding poetic resonance to headlines

At ACES's 2016 national conference, Chris Wienandt shared how to squeeze an article's content into four to six words in headline writing.

March 30, 2016 Conferences

Shedding light on visual verification

Samaruddin Stewart's "Visual Verification" session at ACES 2016 offered free online tools for verifying images.

March 30, 2016 Conferences

An extra pair of eyes will never go out of style

A panel of five presented their thoughts in their session "The Future of Copy Editing" at the 2016 ACES national conference.

March 29, 2016 Conferences

20 years of ACES conferences — and 20 program covers

ACES presents program covers from each of its conferences in celebration of its 20th year of holding the premier editing conference in the U.S.