- Mary Norris's TED Talk video: The Nit-Picking Glory of The New Yorker's Comma Queen
Proofreading and Editing
- Document on Proofreading Tips and Techniques (pdf)
- Document on Editing and Proofreading (pdf) from University of North Carolina
- Stever Robbins's discussion on How to Edit Your Own Writing like a Pro, which includes an article and podcast
- Grammar Girl's Editing Checklist
- Word Frequency Counter displays the amount each word has been used in the passage(s) provided.
- Grammar Girl's discussion on How to Peer Edit an Essay, which includes an article and podcast (starts at 4:45)