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Candace Osmond

Candace Osmond studied Advanced Writing & Editing Essentials at MHC. She’s been an International and USA TODAY Bestselling Author for over a decade. And she’s worked as an Editor for several mid-sized publications. Candace has a keen eye for content editing and a high degree of expertise in Fiction.

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Grammarly vs. Prowritingaid – Which is Better?

As a Bestselling Author and Top Rated Freelancer, it’s safe to say I do a bit of writing. But having the right tools and resources helps make my job a lot easier.  Many writers turn to grammar and spellcheckers when revising their works. Two names that might come to mind are Grammarly and ProWritingAid. Personally, I use Grammarly. Even after trying all the available programs. Which online writing tool should you use? This comparison guide will compare the features of …

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Ginger vs. Grammarly

Writers, students, and business people rely on online writing tools to sound more professional and reliable. They usually use Grammarly because it’s the most popular platform. But have you heard about its contender, Ginger?  In this article, I compare Ginger and Grammarly regarding their accuracy in suggestions, pricing, and software integrations. Get to know their strengths and weaknesses before deciding which one to install.  What is Ginger? It’s a spelling and grammar checker that corrects your text as you’re typing. …

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12 Types of Editors and Editing

Before publishing their works, writers hire book editors who will assist in perfecting their writing. Just as there are many types of writers, there are different types of editors in a hierarchy with specialized jobs. Over the years, I’ve learned to wear several editing hats, but I still hire specific editors and proofreaders for certain jobs. This helps ensure that it’s not just my eyes on my work. Find out the 12 types of editors you need and their roles. …

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Reverso Grammar Review

Okay, so I tried out Reverso to see how it holds up to what I need in a writing and editing tool. While I like what it offers, there are pros and cons.  Poor writing takes away your professionalism and work credibility. But you can avoid these mistakes by using online grammar and spell checkers for your emails, reports, and essays.  If you need a writing tool to optimize your content, you might want to consider Reverso. Keep reading for …

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Copyscape Review – Any Good Alternatives?

Search engine optimization isn’t complete without ensuring the uniqueness of your work. If you fail to conduct plagiarism checks on your writing, your website might receive a penalty.  One online tool that might help is Copyscape. Keep reading as I discuss Copyscapre’s features and what I think of them. This plagiarism checker review also examines Copyscape’s pricing and how it compares to Grammarly and Quetext. What is Copyscape? Copyscape is an online plagiarism tool launched by Gideon Greenspan in 2003. …

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How to Become a Successful Writer – Where to Start?

Hey, there! I’m Candace Osmond, a #1 International and USA TODAY Bestselling Fiction Author, Award-Winning Content Blogger, and Award-Winning Screenwriter. I’ve got a tip or two about writing if you’re interested. Becoming a professional writer comes with several obstacles and uncertainties. But your chances of becoming a New York Times bestseller or an award-winning blogger aren’t as low as you think. Is becoming an author worth it? Yes, your writing career will succeed if you start off on the right …

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Microsoft Editor vs. Grammarly – Which is Better?

Grammarly and Microsoft Editor are two programs that come to mind when it comes to reliable online proofreaders. Although these tools help improve your writing quality, they have relevant differences you should learn. If you have no idea which spelling and grammar checker to use, this guide will help you choose. I’ll compare Microsoft Editor vs. Grammarly based on editing features, extensions and apps, and pricing. How Microsoft Editor and Grammarly Work Microsoft Editor and Grammarly are both spelling and …

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11 Best Grammarly Alternatives – Viable Free and Paid Options

Grammarly is a widely used writing tool that checks your grammar, vocabulary, and writing style. However, its free version doesn’t have advanced features, and the premium plan might be too expensive.  Many cheap substitutes are available, offering similar grammar reports and analysis. I’ve curated a list of the best Grammarly alternatives you can try. These competitors might appeal to your writing needs more than Grammarly. What is Grammarly? Based on its name, Grammarly is an online grammar checking tool that …

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How to Add Grammarly to Microsoft Word

An advanced online grammar and spelling checker can catch any error you type in real-time. But most of these apps operate separately from the word word-processing program. To whoever created the Grammarly add-in for Microsoft Word, you’re a genius! Keep reading to learn the steps to adding Grammarly to Microsoft Word.   Can You Add Grammarly to Word? Grammarly is an online grammar checker offering grammar and spelling checks in both free and premium versions. It’s available in a plug-in that …

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How to Check Grammar and Spelling in Google Docs

If you use Google Docs for educational and business documents, the grammar check functionality can help with error-free writing. Aside from being free of charge, this tool is also easy to enable from the menu bar. Keep reading to learn how to correct your spelling and grammar using Google Docs. I’ll show you how the built-in checker compares to other online editing tools like Grammarly, ProWritingAid, and Ginger. Features of Google Docs Grammar Checker Google launched Google Docs’ grammar suggestions …

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