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A small posting tip for all

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Dear Sisters

I came into this forum with a lot of hunger within me. So it keeps me checking WP everyday and reading every post.

I noticed that some of your posts are very difficult to read, despite good and interesting content. Its because of absence of a proper structure (paras and spaces). Without proper spacing, the whole post appears a jumbled mass of characters.

Normally this happens when you write something on a word file and copy/paste it directly here.

So may I suggest this small tip which might help you?

After you have finished writing an article on word, open a notepad and copy/paste your article there. Here, you can space it out and when you copy/paste to your WP journal, your post will look well structured and pretty clean, making it a joy for a reader to go through.

Happy writing!

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Sarvina's picture

Hi Stella, Many thanks your

Hi Stella,

Many thanks your kind note to all of us here on Worldpulse! It is really helpful for me.

Love,

Sarvina

Regards,

Sarvina from Cambodia

Stella Paul's picture

Thank you Sarvina

Thanks for this message Sarvina. Notepad is often called a 'cleanser'.

For example,many times we see a nice article or a message on the internet and we want to copy it. But when we try that, we see many photos, links etc coming along. In such case, if you first copy and paste it on notepad, alll the photos, links etc will vanish. So when you copy paste again on word file, you will get a clean word-article.

All the best

Stella Paul
Twitter: @stellasglobe

jadefrank's picture

Great tip!

Great tip Stella, thanks for sharing! You are a natural leader, educator, and champion in this community.

xoxo
Jade

Stella Paul's picture

Thank you!

Thanks for your generous words Jade. I always believe that sharing knowledge never makes one poorer, but might help in more than one way.

Stella Paul
Twitter: @stellasglobe

Paulina Lawsin's picture

Thanks Stella for the tip. I

Thanks Stella for the tip. I didn't realize that the posts come out like that. I haven't tried using notepad. Will try to look for it outside Windows.

Pauline

Stella Paul's picture

Best

Dear Paulina

I think you use an apple mac pro, that's why notepad is not so common for you. Most others, I think use windows. If you look at our VoF assignments, many articles looked like a gigantic, single para. I am sure the judges who read those, had a tough time. I hope this small tip helps. Love

Stella Paul
Twitter: @stellasglobe

usha kc's picture

Sure sure it's helpful dear

Sure sure it's helpful dear Sis,,
thanx a lot!!

Thuwaraha's picture

Thank u

thank u for ur tips :)

Thuwaraha

Celine's picture

Thank you for the tips,

Thank you for the tips, Stella.

Celine

Mukut's picture

Thank You

Thank You Stella,

I am always learning something new from you. Though it is an old post of yours, the tip is very useful even now.

Mukut Ray

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