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Marketing Strategies

March 10th, 2022 in EI News by April Michelle Davis. Read More » 0

Cold calling can be a great way to find new clients. Often, publishers respect the fact that you took the time to look them up and make contact. When cold calling, be sure to introduce yourself and give your area of expertise. Then simply ask if that publisher hires freelancers. If the answer is yes, […]

Making Tracks

March 3rd, 2022 in Featured Titles by April Michelle Davis. Read More » 0

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Semicolons

February 24th, 2022 in Grammar by April Michelle Davis. Read More » 0

Semicolons are useful signals that help readers negotiate the highway of English. If the period is a red light (stop for a while), and the comma is a flashing yellow light (slow down briefly), the semicolon is a flashing red light. More specifically, the semicolon is useful in four situations: Uniting: When you want to […]

EI Speaks at Be a Better Freelancer Conference

February 17th, 2022 in EI News by April Michelle Davis. Read More » 0

April Michelle Davis led her workshops “The Magic of Macros” and “The Business of Being a Business” at the Be a Better Freelancer virtual conference in October 2020. The COVID environment prevented the conference from being held in person, thereby the conference organizers decided to move the conference online and offer it free to all […]

Epigenetics in the Age of Twitter

February 3rd, 2022 in Featured Titles by April Michelle Davis. Read More » 0

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April Michelle Davis on the Write Editing

January 20th, 2022 in EI News by April Michelle Davis. Read More » 0

April Michelle Davis was featured on the Write Editing by Andrea Merrell and Alycia Moraleson Monday, February 24, 2020. April Michelle is a professional editor as well as indexer and proofreader. Typos and mistakes in writings are inappropriate and unnecessary and stand out to her like a sore thumb. These types of errors are similar […]

Dictionaries

January 13th, 2022 in Tools by April Michelle Davis. Read More » 0

As there are choices with everything in life, there are also choices in the type of dictionary you own. There are two types of dictionaries, and each serves a separate purpose and audience, though few readers know that they are being served differently. Originally, dictionaries were prescriptive. They focused on the correct usage of the […]

As Thin as You Think

January 6th, 2022 in Featured Titles by April Michelle Davis. Read More » 0

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April Michelle Davis at #BBF2019

December 16th, 2021 in EI News by April Michelle Davis. Read More » 0

April Michelle Davis was at the 2019 Be a Better Freelancer conference! Friday, October 11, the conference attendees were beginning to arrive, and April Michelle was there to greet them and welcome them to the day’s activities. Lunch was a time for networking, socializing, and eating! The round tables were filled with attendees in conversations […]

Samuel’s Mission

December 2nd, 2021 in Featured Titles by April Michelle Davis. Read More » 0

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