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What sort of industry do you work in?
One that values conformity and fitting in – or one that values EXPRESSIVENESS and STANDING OUT!!!
This post was inspired by feedback over twitter from someone in the US – with well-intentioned feedback that he found my bolding in my posts distracting and hard on the eye.
I value the feedback…and it got me thinking about emphasis in writing.
Not just the words – but how those words look and sound on the page or screen.
You can add emphasis and vary the sound with:
punctuation – exclamation marks!!!!
“air quotations” – quotation marks always says to me (in an “Austin Powers” voice) that someone else saying this or it’s a special term – think “LASER”.
As a writing trainer, I work with a range of industries.
When I work with creative industries like media and music and…
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