Calling all word nerds! Beckoning bargain hunters! Among many fun things at the ACES conference is the silent auction, which benefits the ACES Education Fund.
You know you’ll come away refreshed and recharged, but how do you convince your boss that you need to attend an ACES conference?
What’s more fun than a barrel of monkeys? A bunch of editors at a spelling bee, of course.
Even the most experienced writers use nouns as verbs or write "mantel" when they meant "mantle." See if you're guilty of confusing any of these words.
Joel Pisetzner offers his thoughts on the basics of the jigsaw puzzle that is headline writing.
Abandoning copy editing in favor of publishing a story first makes readers more critical of the news they consume.
Copy editors are now expected to fact-check, sustain accuracy, and clarify writing with the added pressure of staying speedy for the digital audience.
Tailoring content for an online audience means that both story shape, reporting decisions, and editing have to change.
We awarded 2011's best headline writers.