Working with Hidden Characters in Microsoft Word

NOTE: Clicking on the images will open them at full size in a new screen.  Last fall, I was teaching Argument for Scientists and Keys to Effective Editing in field offices throughout California when I discovered a strange error in my training materials. Several of my sample paragraphs were lacking spaces between sentences. The error was ironic […]

21 Hacks for Word for Writers

Many of us use the same medium to craft our documents – Microsoft Word. Few of us know how to tap into its full potential as a tool of the trade. Here are 21 essential hacks for any writer working in Word. File –> Options –> Display 1) Show / hide white spaces between pages. When […]