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World-renowned Harvard linguist Steven Pinker loves emoji, and you should too

There’s no shame in emoji love. Sourced through Scoop.it from: http://www.techinsider.io I guess it’s Steven Pinker day at TechCommGeekMom. I have to agree that I often will use emoji for the purposes that Pinker suggests in this article. My son … Continue reading

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20 Signs Your Web Content Writer Won’t Cut Through the Crap

I was on vacation in Vancouver with my family recently. We went to the famous public market on Granville Island. There’s a lot to see and do there. The market seems to offer every flavor of everyt Sourced through Scoop.it … Continue reading

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Why is there a divide between academics and practitioners in tech comm? • emoo.eu

Why is there a divide between academics and practitioners in tech comm? Tip: Check out the podcast I recorded on this same topic here: Podcast: The divide between academics and practitioners — Interview with Lisa Meloncon. The divide between practitioners … Continue reading

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10 popular grammar myths debunked by a Harvard linguist

Harvard’s Steven Pinker sets the record straight. Sourced through Scoop.it from: http://www.businessinsider.com This is a great article that goes over some basic grammatical misnomers that are often made. Many of these are not only covered in Steven Pinker’s writings, but … Continue reading

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Content Content podcast episode 5 – Undefinable Me featuring Marcia Riefer Johnston

Tech writer turned content marketer and strategist Marcia Riefer Johnston (@marciarjohnston) discusses her career transitions, her two highly rated books, and her strong love of Strunk and White. A… Sourced through Scoop.it from: edmarsh.com Ed Marsh of ContentContent has posted … Continue reading

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The Ultimate List of #TechComm Resources

Here you are! My ultimate list of techcomm resources. Sourced through Scoop.it from: lonetechnicalwriter.wordpress.com Wow! I’ve never been included in a list like this before! And I’m included with such great company, as well!    Thank you, Greta Boller, for … Continue reading

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The English subtitles in the Chinese version of Harry Potter are hilarious (36 Photos)

Visit the post for more. Sourced through Scoop.it from: thechive.com George Takei had posted this through his social media outlets. This is funny, but at the same time, this is a perfect example of how localization and translation can go … Continue reading

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