Get 34 facts & figures
Plug in a chunk of copy, and STORYtoolz will run it through seven readability indexes. STORYtoolz also delivers a wealth of other readability information — 34 pieces of data in all, from your longest sentence length to the number of “to be” verbs.… Read the full article
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Ever wonder how Ernest Hemingway, the master of tight prose, would have handled your annual report?
Now you can find out.… Read the full article
Measure, monitor & manage readability
The first step in managing readability is to measure it. Fortunately, digital tools make taking stock of your message’s readability easier than ever.… Read the full article
You’re not dumbing it down; you’re lifting it up
It never fails.
When I talk in my writing workshops about the importance of making copy easy to read and understand, there’s always one communicator who can’t believe the advice applies to her.… Read the full article
Avoid these institutional mistakes
“The problem with communication is the illusion that it has been accomplished.”
— George Bernard Shaw, Irish playwright and a co-founder of the London School of Economics
Want to make sure you’re not eradicating clarity in your organization?… Read the full article