The Proofreading Primer →
futurejournalismproject: Patrick LaForge, New York Times’ editor of news presentation, offers today’s best in Freshest Advices. In a memo to the paper’s editors and reporters, he offers “proofreading tips culled from years of journalism tip sheets.” Break your mind-set: Read the copy out loud. Read it silently, one word at a time. Read it backward and focus on the spelling of words. Print a...