Writing that incorrectly uses its and it’s is one of my pet peeves. Are you using its correctly?
Read about the most common mistake made when writing decades and how you can avoid it.
Here are a few election-related AP Style tips to help journalists cover today’s election results.
The Associated Press has changed their rule on use of the word hopefully. What do you think of the new rule? What entry do you wish they had changed instead?
Daylight saving time is the correct usage, according to Associated Press style. It also is lowercase on all references.
Do you know when to use flyer or flier? Learn how to use the words correctly.
Do you know someone who can’t spell without spell checker? What about someone who can’t do basic math without a calculator? I fear the new AP StyleGuard will result in media writers with this same level of ignorance about the AP Stylebook. What do you think? Do you see merit in the AP StyleGuard? Will you use it in your newsroom?