Spelling & Grammar

Whether you are a student, blogger, or a journalist, typing speed is important. Spelling & grammar are not mistakes you’d want to make in your writing.

Spelling helps cement the connection that is shared between sounds and letters. Grammar provide information that allows the reader’s comprehension. It also shows your ability to deliver clear communication to your readers.

Together, they help avoid miscommunication and and misunderstanding between the writer and reader.

Check out this video to help improve your spelling and grammar.

How many words equal a page?

One of the most common questions students and writers ask when writing, is how many words do I need to write to fulfill this requirement. A teachers may sometimes ask you to write 2 pages double-spaced, while another may ask you to write 3 pages single-spaced. To get an idea of how much work you have to put in to fulfill the assignment, you can reference the chart below.

The chart uses 12 point font throughout since this is the most common requirement when writing.

How can I improve my typing speed?

Whether you are a student, blogger, or a journalist, typing speed is important. The less time you spend typing, the more time you can dedicate to researching topics, conducting interviews, and more.

Fortunately, many services exist where you can practice and improve your typing speed and accuracy.

Keybr.com is one way you can test your typing speed. They offer touch typing practice and tests to help you improve.

If you want to get a general idea of your words per minute (WPM), you can take a typing test at TypingTest.com.

How can I be sure my grammar is correct?

Have you ever written an essay or a book report and think to yourself, “I’m not sure if I’m writing this correctly.”? If so, a service like Grammarly can help you out.

Grammarly automatically checks everything from grammar to plagiarism. If you would like to try out Grammarly, click the link below.

Grammarly.com

Are there any services to proofread my work?

You may want a professional to proofread your work, especially if it’s an important document like a resume or cover letter. Fortunately, these services exist.

Scribendi was founded in 1997 and helps students, businesses, and more to proofread their work. You are bound to make a mistake here and there if you are writing late at night or not completely focused. Even when completely focused, it’s still possible to miss an error. This is where a service like Scribendi can benefit you. They employ a hand-picked, elite editorial team to look over your paper and give you advice.

Try out their service by clicking the link below.

Scribendi.com