Wednesday, April 18, 2007

The 7 Deadline Copy Editing Sins

All copy editors strive to be perfect. Right? Well, everyone's human. To be the perfect copy editor, take note of the following "deadly sins" as enumerated by veteran copy editor, desk supervisor and newsroom manager Anne Glover. Avoid them and you'll be a shining star on the desk. Click here to read about the following sinly actions.

1. Arrogance.
2. Assumptions.
3. Sloppiness.
4. Indifference.
5. Ignorance.
6. Laziness.
7. Inflexibility.

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