Proofreading Tips for Mitt Romney (and Everyone Else)
In case the Mitt Romney campaign’s unfortunate “Amercia” mistake wasn’t bad enough, the Romney copy editors missed another one yesterday and published a Facebook ad promoting a “sneak-peak” of an upcoming TV commercial.
The campaign quickly resolved both typos, but unfortunately, on the internet, mistakes never die.
Even if you’re not a presumptive presidential nominee , spelling mistakes can reduce your credibility at work—and can be just downright embarrassing.
So, whether you’re sending an email to your boss, writing your resume , or, you know, creating a national campaign, use these quick tips to avoid easily avoidable mistakes.
Mittens, this is for you:
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