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Basic Writing Rules: The Foundation of Good Writing (Ch. 1)

Good writing can be thought of as a pyramid.  At the foundation, these basic rules underlie more advanced ones.  As you start writing, make sure that you remind yourself of these basics.  Then, as you continue to write, return to these to make sure that you are still following them.  That said, here are a few tips to keep in ...
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One-Day Proofreading Costs and Benefits

One-day proofreading is a unique approach to proofreading.  Rather than charging in small increments, such as other websites, PaperBlazer uses a simple day-based approach to save you money.  In other words, you can order by the half-day, full-day, or if you have more time, 3 days. How does it work?  Here are the basics: You pay one price for a range of …

Thesis Statement Basics: “What is a Thesis?”

A thesis statement is a main, organizing sentence that summarizes what you intend to demonstrate or prove.  In other words: A thesis statement is usually one sentence that organizes the entire paper.   At a minimum, a thesis describes what will be discussed in the paper. An excellent thesis statement goes beyond mere description and states what will be argued (i.e., what is the …

Best Proofreader & Editor in Chicago

The Best Proofreader and Editor in Chicago Looking for proofreading in Chicagoland? PaperBlazer is the #1 proofreading and editing service in Chicago.  While we help clients around the world — in over 35 countries — but we also specialize in helping writers and businesses in Chicagoland.  Try us today to see why the world turns to Chicago for excellent proofreading and …

Hire a Proofreader or Editor for Your Novel?

If you're an aspiring novelist, you face an important question: Should you hire a proofread or editor? Many beginning novelists make the mistake of distributing a novel to various publishers, without getting any feedback from a professional editor.  The problem is that a novelist might wait for months for a response, only to receive a rejection letter with little to ...
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Best Online Proofreader

Online Proofreader: The Best Editor on the Internet The problem with other online proofreaders When you need an online proofreader, do not rely on tools that automate online proofreading.  While claiming to be “The World’s Best Online Proofreader,” such automation actually leads to mistakes in “grammar, spelling, punctuation, word choice and style mistakes in your writing.” Not only that, but beware of …