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

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Craig Cardimon found this Barry Feldman gem and posted it on LinkedIn. I think all writers have moments of falling prey to some of these mistakes. As kids we are taught to write with more flourish, and these 20 signs are easy tools to accomplish more florid writing. Marketing is FULL of this kind of writing, and has been for years. What has changed? I think, as a society, we’ve tired of this kind of language, and we are looking for less rubbish, and more intelligent content–on multiple levels. 

 

What do you think of these 20 signs? Add your comments below. 

–techcommgeekmom

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About TechCommGeekMom

Danielle M. Villegas is a technical communicator who has recently started her own technical communications consultancy, Dair Communications. She has worked at the International Refugee Committee, MetLife, Novo Nordisk, and BASF North America, with a background in content strategy, web content management, social media, project management, e-learning, and client services. Danielle is best known in the technical communications world for her blog, TechCommGeekMom.com, which has continued to flourish since it was launched during her graduate studies at NJIT in 2012. She has presented webinars and seminars for Adobe, the Society for Technical Communication (STC), the IEEE ProComm, TCUK (ISTC) and at Drexel University’s eLearning Conference. She has written articles for the STC Intercom, STC Notebook, the Content Rules blog, and The Content Wrangler as well. You can learn more about Danielle on LinkedIn at www.linkedin.com/in/daniellemvillegas, on Twitter @techcommgeekmom, or through her blog.
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