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You are an Academic!

by • July 03, 2014

The Internet has provided writers with an unprecedented opportunity to be heard. From publishing e-books and updating personal blogs, to commenting in forums and tweeting about your breakfast, if you are a writer you are probably writing something online. The question is: what are you writing? The Academic When reading a news story or article, are you likely to head down a wormhole of research and fact-checking? Do footnotes and endnotes get you excited? Do your posts have enough ten-dollar-words for a down payment on a small house? In most corners… MORE →

You are a Meme Creator!

by • July 03, 2014

The Internet has provided writers with an unprecedented opportunity to be heard. From publishing e-books and updating personal blogs, to commenting in forums and tweeting about your breakfast, if you are a writer you are probably writing something online. The question is: what are you writing? The Meme Creator Do you have a collection of meme-worthy photos for nearly any occasion? Has your vocabulary become infected with catchphrases from well-known memes like “Cool Story Bro” or “That Escalated Quickly”? Are pictures your sole contribution to meaningful Internet discussions? Everyone loves a… MORE →

You are the Grammar Police!

by • July 03, 2014

The Internet has provided writers with an unprecedented opportunity to be heard. From publishing e-books and updating personal blogs, to commenting in forums and tweeting about your breakfast, if you are a writer you are probably writing something online. The question is: what are you writing? The Grammar Police Have you ever created an online account for the sole purpose of correcting someone’s grammar? Do you keep a dictionary and a few style guides within arm’s reach? Are you the go-to person among friends and family for all grammar questions? Attention… MORE →

What Type of Online Writer Are You?

by • July 03, 2014

The Internet has provided writers with an unprecedented opportunity to be heard. From publishing e-books and updating personal blogs, to commenting in forums and tweeting about your breakfast, if you are a writer you are probably writing something online. The question is: what are you writing? Answer the questions below to find out.   [wp_simple_survey id="3"]

You are a Self-Promoter!

by • July 03, 2014

The Internet has provided writers with an unprecedented opportunity to be heard. From publishing e-books and updating personal blogs, to commenting in forums and tweeting about your breakfast, if you are a writer you are probably writing something online. The question is: what are you writing? The Self-Promoter Do you send a status update for everything going on in your life? Does something “epic” seem to happen to you every single day? There are times when self-promotion is a good thing, but for the most part, online writers need to reach out… MORE →