Posted: October 19, 2014 Filed under: Mistakes in the Media | Tags: copywriting, editing, KMGH, news, proofreading, punctuation, spelling, thedenverchannel.com
Denver’s Channel 7 ABC News (KMGH) is always making mistakes in heads, decks, captions, and so forth in its online and on-air news stories. In what’s bound to be the first of many blog entries, I’ll share some of them from recent times. Read the rest of this entry »
Posted: September 5, 2012 Filed under: Spelling | Tags: lyrics, news, spelling, Twitter, writing tips
Why do so many people confuse “its” and “it’s”?
Apparently this mix-up happens a lot on Twitter, and even big news agencies and nationwide brands sometimes get it wrong. Read the rest of this entry »