Google Docs for Collaborative Writing

by C.K. MacLeod There are many free tools for writers, and Google Drive is one of my favourite. The Documents part of the suite (Google Docs) is excellent for writing articles and other short pieces real-time collaborative writing and brainstorming (no file conflicts!) sharing your writing with readers storing your writing projects for safe keeping Style Options… Continue reading Google Docs for Collaborative Writing

Consistency Checker—A Free Proofreading Tool

by C. K. MacLeod @CKmacleodwriter Have you discovered the Google Docs library of Add-ons?  They work like plug-ins and they can perform a variety of useful tasks. Consistency Checker, by PerfectIt, is a lite version of one of my favourite proofreading tools. It will scan your document for: abbreviations in two forms (US vs. U.S.) common typos (teh vs. the)… Continue reading Consistency Checker—A Free Proofreading Tool