A recent article in the BBC News points to findings that online spelling errors have a significantly detrimental effect on sales. http://writeathome.com
George Orwell’s five rules of writing, from his 1946 essay, “Politics and the English Language,” overstates and oversimplifies, but still provides valuable principles for clear writing.
Blog-comment spammers are unethical and ineffective, but at least they are occasionally entertaining. This post includes several recent and amusing comments caught in our spam filter. http://writeathome.com