Proofreading Tips: Abbreviations in AP Style

2 months ago / by Jude Marriott Haresign
Proofreading Tips: Abbreviations in AP Style
AP style is commonly used by journalists, marketers, and PR specialists, whose writing often includes abbreviations. So, if you’re proofreading a document that uses AP style, you'll need to know how abbreviations, acronyms, and initialisms should be presented. With that in mind, then, this guide covers how abbreviations should be…
0

A Proofreader’s Guide to Dates in AP Style

3 months ago / by Chrissy Derbyshire
A Proofreader’s Guide to Dates in AP Style
The Associated Press Stylebook is the go-to style guide for many writers, news outlets, and businesses. And if your clients use AP style, you’ll need to know how it works. With that in mind, here we’ll look at what proofreaders should know about dates in AP style, including: The basic…
0

Titles of Other Works in AP Style

4 months ago / by Yessica Klein
Titles of Other Works in AP Style
AP style – as set out in The Associated Press Stylebook – is commonly used in business writing and journalism. But did you know that the AP Stylebook has advice on how to present titles of other works, such as books, films, and musical compositions? It’s important to be aware…
0

Editing Tips: Punctuation in AP Style

1 year ago / by Proofreading Academy
Editing Tips: Punctuation in AP Style
AP style – as set out in The Associated Press Stylebook – provides advice on many elements of writing, including punctuation. But what do you need to know about punctuation in AP style to work as a freelance proofreader? In this post, we set out a few of the…
0