At its heart, the web has always been and will always be about content. Well, that content has to get written by someone. Communitelligence.com has posted a nice 4-point list of “ways to improve your writing”:http://www.communitelligence.com/blps/blg_viewart.cfm?bid=65&artID=345.
# Be a student of good writing
# Read good writing
# Read with a writerâ€™s eye
# Expand your vocabulary
I’m a strong proponent of #4 — for example, today on a podcast I learnt the word “_recidivist_”:http://www.answers.com/recidivist&r=67, although how I’ll use it in a blog about web design, I have no idea.
Finally, here’s a quote for bloggers to live by:
bq. Good writing is built on precision, which comes from careful word choice. Words are the primary tools we have to work with. Treat them with care.