Nine tips for editing your content
“Almost all good writing begins with terrible first efforts”. (Anne Lamott, Bird by Bird)
Or, to put it another way - writing isn’t the hard part, editing is.
Admittedly, the hardest part is often coming up with the idea, and working out the right angle. But, once you have an idea, putting a few words down on paper is relatively easy (particularly now there are AI tools to help you).
Changing those initial words from a vague ramble to a clearly crafted message your clients respond to? That’s why you edit.
Even seasoned writers will tell you very few pieces come out perfectly first time. The reality is, they need re-visiting and reviewing, often more than once, to get the right message across.
So, get yourself into good habits and download these nine tips for editing your content today. (No email required).