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Software, Books, and Courses

Ginger – Grammar and spell checker

Grammarly – Instant Grammar and Online Proofreading

Scrivener – Content-generation tool for writers

Storymind – Creators of StoryWeaver and Co-creators of Dramatica

WhiteSmoke – English writing with the most advanced Spelling, Grammar Checker, Punctuation, Style and Structure checkers

Writers’ Digest

The Writers Store – Numerous Writing Software Programs

WordWeb Pro – WordWeb is a one-click English thesaurus and dictionary for Windows that can look up words in almost any program.

Online Grammar

Grammarly – Instant Grammar and Online Proofreading

Grammar GirlMignon Fogarty

Guide to Grammar and Writing

Plagiarism Checker

Dupe  Free Software



Grammarly – Best Grammar & Plagiarism Checker

Plagiarism detect

The Plagiarism Checker

Viper, the plagiarism checker that’s accurate, easy and free


Copyscape – Premium or Copysentry



The Associated Press Stylebook and Briefing on Media Law

The Chicago Manual of Style

The Elements of Style by William Strunk Jr. and E. B. White

Writing for the Web (Writers’ Edition) by Crawford Kilian

Online Writing Help 

50 Free Resources that will Improve Your Writing Skills

Grammar Resources

Online Resources for Writers

Owl Purdue Online Writing Lab

Writing Center Resources – Brown University

Writer Resources – GalleyCat – Mediabistro

Writing Resources – Colorado State University

Writing Resources – Writing Center Handouts – Hamilton College

No resource on this list comes with any recommendation or endorsement on my part, they are only listed here as resources only for people wishing to learn more about possibly improving their writing.



Robert Medak

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