What does the editor of a scientific journal expect from a manuscript?
There are no shortcuts to clean and effective writing. However, there are some methods in scientific writing that an author can practice to become a better writer and write better manuscripts.
Presenting Data: Strategies and techniques to analyse data and writing up your findings
You have collected a lot of data but wondering how to analyse, interpret and present the findings in an interesting and meaningful way. Here are some tips that will help you analyse your qualitative data and write it convincingly
What Makes Manuscript Writing Hard and How to Make It Easier
Understanding why the act of writing is challenging can help overcome the dreaded writer's block. In particular, writing a manuscript or dissertation is hard because, most of the time, no one has ever before been where you are in the realm of knowledge (
Predatory Journal - what is it and how to avoid them?
“Predatory journals (also called deceitful or scamming journals) are arraigned of implementing inferior academic standards and practices in their editorial and peer-review processes. They apply poor ethical procedures by skipping peer-review, or do superficial (even bypass internal quality check)”.
Manuscript Plagiarism – Quick Guide to Fix it and Reduce Similarity Index
Modern-day academic plagiarism involves mostly self-plagiarism - a lot of unintentional similarity that the authors have as part of sections such as Materials & Methods or References or definition of principles or laws that remain constant and are universal.
How to write titles for research papes and manuscripts?
The quality of your title and abstract determines whether other researchers find your content relevant and include in their study 2. Online databases use keywords and other structure for indexing, so a properly structured paper maximises the reach
Use of Tense in Manuscripts and Science Writing
Confused about what tense to use in your research paper? Especially in the Abstract and Materials & Methods sections? Here is a handy guide for quick reference.
APA 7 Format for Research Paper, Manuscript and Thesis
What has changed in APA 7 compared to APA 6. Here is a summary of main changes for manuscript and research paper that requires APA 7 fomratting and editing
How to Edit a Scientific Manuscript or Research Paper?
The audience for the research paper - the science community - is used to reading manuscripts in a certain format and style that follows a logical order. When editing your manuscript or your peer’s , review the manuscript to check whether it follows the following order: i) a clear title, ii) abstract, iii) introductory paragraph, iv) methods and materials v) discussion of results, vi) conclusion, vii) a list of references
Manuscript Editing Services for Research Papers -- Proofreading, Copy Editing, Substantive Editing; which editing level should I select?
When it comes to editing or proofreading research papers or manuscripts, authors are confused with different editing levels and terms used by the editing service providers. In India, many manuscript authors when sending request for quotes, enquire about the different levels of editing samples offered by manuscript editing services. So, as an author which editing level should I select? Read on to find out more….
Website Content Strategy for Startups
Many startups offer really good products or services. They spend a lot of time refining the product or services to offer the best to the customer. However, they fail miserably in conveying their innovation to the world. In other words, they do not have a content strategy that will help market their product easier, better and faster.
10 Key Features of Top Manuscript Editing & Proofreading Services
Struggling to find the right manuscript editing services in India? Here are some tips to identify and choose the English editing & proofreading services.
Does Grammar Matter in This Age of Attention Scarcity?
Which is correct - “She’s younger than me” or “she’s younger than I” ? Is it ok to use whom in the place of who?
How to write an effective abstract for research papers?
Abstract should be written for skimming through, so that readers catch the key information as they scan tons of content online.