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This post was originally published by Greg Smith here

I don’t like to share promos or ads. But this advice from Writers Life is pretty good. It matches a lot of what I’ve been telling my writers at the Agile Writer Workshop. While I don’t necessarily endorse the Writers Life products, I do like their advice. Caveat emptor…

Practical Writing Tips You Can Actually Use
1. Say something; Think about what your message is
2. Use short sentences & simple language
3. Be specific & use details
4. Use an active voice
5. Break up your text
6. Don’t overwrite
7. Become a brutal editor

Get more tips and tricks in our ‘Get It Done’ toolkit: http://www.writerslife.org/writing-tips-toolkit