October 26th, 2016
Rules are great. Blind adherence to the rules? Not so much. As a copywriter, you’re constantly breaking rules. You’re a grammar rebel. You have to be. Otherwise you bore the shit out of people and they go buy from someone else. Sure, you need to know the rules before you break them, but you definitely can’t […]Read more...
November 4th, 2013
Ask the Grammar Geeks Need help with a grammar or punctuation problem? Post it on my new Grammar Advice Google+ community, and our Grammar Geeks will help you out. Here are our geeks… Glenn Murray (me) – Copywriter, Divine Write I’m a specialist website copywriter, from just north of Sydney. I started Divine Write in 2002, […]Read more...
October 15th, 2013
Confused about how to deal with punctuation inside quotes? What about quotes within quotes? You’re not alone. This is one that always gets me, so I decided to blog about it. Hopefully that’ll learn me enough to remember it. American use The boy said it was “the last slice of pizza.” “There’s no more pizza […]Read more...