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Tasmanian Training Awards

By | May 2nd, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Tasmanian Training Awards

If you are entering the Tasmanian Training Awards in 2017, Hit Send editors will be delighted to proofread your nomination, before you hit 'send'. Here are the Tasmanian Training Awards categories. The Skills Tasmania Tips for writing [...]

262017

An editor’s week

By | April 26th, 2017|Categories: Editing blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on An editor’s week

Variety is a significant pleasure for a business-document editor. Not only is variety stimulating, but the work that comes across our desks at Hit Send (or rather, across our screens) also provides a fascinating insight [...]

52017

Punctuating ‘however’

By | February 5th, 2017|Categories: Editing blog|Tags: , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Punctuating ‘however’

We all know ‘however’ means ‘nevertheless’, but some people confuse it with ‘but’, which should be punctuated differently. In fact, the use of ‘however’ is the no. 1 error Hit Send editors come across. Here, then, are some [...]

302017

The difference between proofreading and editing

By | January 30th, 2017|Categories: Editing blog|Tags: , , , , , , , |Comments Off on The difference between proofreading and editing

As fairly few business people have used editors and proofreaders, I am often asked to define just what we do. Here are the basic distinctions between proofreading and editing: Proofreading This is a final [...]