6 Tips: How to Succeed in Writing a Term Paper Overnight
Sep06

6 Tips: How to Succeed in Writing a Term Paper Overnight

By: Sandy Nene It is vital to be through with the academic assignments on time. Most often, students have the entire semester to complete their term papers. They need to choose the right topic, research it and provide teachers with their original and revolutionary solutions and ideas. However, students are very busy and they have many other duties and assignments to do. Sometimes, they forget about their term papers and recall about...

Read More
Tips and Tricks Brushing Up Writing Skills
Sep06

Tips and Tricks Brushing Up Writing Skills

By: Sandy Nene You’ve probably heard that the best way to keep your writing skills sharp is to write frequently. A lot of writers recommend writing almost every day, but what if you need to brush up on your writing skills after a break or for a writing task you haven’t done recently? Here are a few ways to freshen up your writing skills. Read high-quality articles, essays, or academic papers similar to the project...

Read More
Dear Blogger, You Give The Game A Bad Reputation
Aug12

Dear Blogger, You Give The Game A Bad Reputation

By: Richmond Sajini The other day I had a tweetversation (no, that’s not a real word) with super publicist Lorinda Voges of 4 Elements Media and she raised some concerns about what is acceptable when it comes to blogging. This prompted me to write a list of things that people who start a blog for the wrong reasons do, which in turn gives passionate bloggers a bad reputation. 1. Posting press releases The relationship between bloggers...

Read More
Did I Ever Believe I Would Be An Author?
Jul11

Did I Ever Believe I Would Be An Author?

By: Trevor Kleinhans   The answer is no, I never, ever thought I would write a book and now be writing my second one! I remember my school years back in the 1970’s when I went to Northlands Boys High School, now known as Northwood. I was this shy little nerdy boy who would make sure he never got into any trouble. I was no great performer in any of my school subjects, in fact I just managed to get a ‘matric...

Read More
Improve Your Writing With The Guardian And Observer Style Guide
Jul04

Improve Your Writing With The Guardian And Observer Style Guide

By: Yethu Mtshali Apart from an appealing layout and great giveaways, your writing style influences the way your readers perceive your blog. Until recently, I was frustrated that I still struggled with the use of a comma. “I should have learned this back at school,” I remember complaining to a friend. If I could, I would rewind to the years when I first learned to write in the English language and I would pay more attention.  ...

Read More
I Cringe When They Ask To View My Blog
Apr09

I Cringe When They Ask To View My Blog

By: Ashleigh Davids It’s a pity that I cringe when someone asks for my blog URL. I should be proud of my accomplishments and be happy that someone wants to read my work – but instead, I cringe. Have you done that lately? I’ve been reconstructing the look and feel of my blog and it has been a process. My new objectives haven’t gone live yet, and implementing them is harder than I expected. Is there something you’re working on in your...

Read More