Monthly Archives: July 2012

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Less or fewer?

General musings|

It's probably happened to us all when writing or chatting. You're happily burbling away when some brightspark points out you used 'less' when you should have used 'fewer'.

Why copywriting still matters


It’s a strange quirk of technology that just as two of the most powerful forms of writing – letters and books – come under unprecedented attack from new channels of communication like email, SMS, social media and e-books, the written word itself has never been more important.

Word of the month

Word of the month|

This month at Wordsworks we've been desperately trying to slip the word “Honorificabilitudinitatibus” into our conversations and copywriting.

Taking headlines to new lows

Writing tips|

Anyone who’s ever worked as a journo will know – unfortunate things can happen.