Plain language web writing tips

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On the web, people are in a hurry. They skim and scan, looking for fast answers to their questions, so it’s important to get to the point – quickly! Use the 1-page checklist of writing tips to help your readers complete their tasks. The checklist summarizes writing considerations for audience, length, tone, voice, word choice, simplifying, links, organization, scan-ability, separating topics, context, testing and evaluating, and training others. (posted May 9, 2013)

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