Webinar highlights: Using technology as a writing instrument

Webinar highlights: Using technology as a writing tool

This session was hosted as part of the Editage Korea webinar series.  Led by John McDonald, this session focused using technology (primarily MS Word) to assist the writing process.

The key concepts of this session included the following:

MS Word

MS Word is an industry-standard instrument. As such, Korean researchers need to understand that however HWP is useful in Korea its use is infrequent in other countries. Continue reading Webinar highlights: Using technology as a writing instrument

How to Write a Summary ?

How to Write a Summary ?

How to Write a Summary How To

How to Write a Summary in 8 Effortless Steps

Writing a good summary demonstrates that you clearly understand a text. and that you can communicate that understanding to your readers. A summary can be tricky to write at very first because it’s tempting to include too much or too little information. Continue reading How to Write a Summary ?

The guidelines from the American Psychological Association or APA are used for writing papers and doing assignments in the social sciences

The guidelines from the American Psychological Association or APA are used for writing papers and doing assignments in the social sciences. They have guidelines for research papers, from the initial title page to the final works cited page. The APA even provides format examples for outlines to be prepared before the paper is written.

Understanding the APA Outline Format

When you look at the basic APA outline format example in this article, you will see that Roman numerals are used for the main headings in your outline, and capital letters are used for the sub-headings. Inwards the sub-headings you use Arab numerals and lower case letters, in that order followed by Arab numerals in parenthesis. Continue reading The guidelines from the American Psychological Association or APA are used for writing papers and doing assignments in the social sciences

It is absolutely necessary that you will have a clear, articulate vision of what you would like to write on

It is absolutely necessary that you will have a clear, articulate vision of what you would like to write on. No miracle or magic will happen such that you will be able to write a wonderful paper by just keeping writing and writing without any specific idea or plan. Do not deceive yourself.

Should you plan to write a paper on some article by somebody else, it is absolutely necessary to read and re-read it again and again until you have understood it fully and have almost spontaneously come to an idea of what you would like to write. Do not assume that you will get a marvelous idea from the secondary material. Continue reading It is absolutely necessary that you will have a clear, articulate vision of what you would like to write on

Cell journal: Quick facts and conformity tips

Cell journal: Quick facts and submission tipsAims and Scope  

Cell publishes findings of unusual significance in any area of experimental biology, including but not limited to cell biology, molecular biology, neuroscience, immunology, virology and microbiology, cancer, human genetics, systems biology, signaling, and disease.

Publisher  

Cell Press

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Scarecrow Paper Plate Craft for Thanksgiving

Scarecrow Paper Plate Craft for Thanksgiving

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When it comes to Thanksgiving crafts, you might think of turkeys or pumpkins. But if are looking for a joy craft for fall or Thanksgiving, this Scarecrow Paper Plate Craft is a fine alternative! Created by Christine Leeper, it features a sweet paper plate face with raffia hair and a construction paper hat. Continue reading Scarecrow Paper Plate Craft for Thanksgiving