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Come to My Spring Web Writing and Editing Workshop: 3/26 at Betamore

11 Mar

If you missed my last web writing and editing workshop, here’s your chance to improve your writing and editing skills.

I’m holding another interactive workshop on 3/26 from 6-8pm at Betamore in Federal Hill.

We’ll cover how to:

  • Beat writer’s block
  • Avoid common mistakes
  • Edit constructively and effectively
  • Optimize writing for the web

Sign up early, as we’ll be circulating each other’s work beforehand!

Get tickets on Eventbrite. 

How Writing Better Emails Makes You a Better Content Marketer

7 Sep
This post originally appeared on Marketing Trenches.

Improving your skills in email communications improves your content marketing efforts, and vice versa, as an audience member (nonprofit technology consultant Kate Bladow) pointed out after a presentation I gave about writing for the web last week.

I couldn’t agree more. To follow on Kate’s point, here are five best practices to think about when you’re communicating with an audience, whether you’re organizing a team or writing for the company blog.

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