“Either write something worth reading, or do something worth writing.”
Want to become an effective writer? Anybody can write, but the quality is what differentiates a good writer from a great one. Below are some of the editing tools which can enhance your writing and make your job much easier. I have also listed the pros and cons of each app. Let’s begin!
- Popular and highly trusted
- Has tie-ups with other editing tools and corrects grammar for them too.
- Can spot even correctly spelt words in the wrong context
- Mandatory for the user to register.
- Easy to use.
- Comes with a separate dictionary for antonyms, which is unique to the app.
- Polish my writing hosts an editing app by the name ’After the Deadline’.
- Efficient in spotting punctuation and spelling errors. It is fairly popular among writers as it is user-friendly.
- Doesn’t need you to register.
- Comes with a special feature which translates the text in the desired language.
- Has a built dictionary which saves you valuable time.
- Only those who have signed in can have access. This makes it difficult for those who wish to use it for a quick reference.
- Spots errors and gives a detailed account.
- Unless you sign in, you can only know the errors but can’t edit them. This makes the job more complicated.
- Registration not mandatory.
- Has a special feature which grades the writing.
- Similar to PaperRater and easy to use as a result of its simple layout.
- Registration unnecessary.
- Directs the user to Grammarly in the case of any grammatical errors.
- ‘Dexter’ is a tool which analyses written or audio texts.
- Reference checker gives out details of the text along with its bibliography, making it useful for those who write academic papers.
- Beginners may find it difficult to use.
- The layout is good, but the user experience is not so appealing.
- Names of places are marked as spelling mistakes.
- Not for those who get easily frustrated.
- Decent, simple layout.
- Directs you to Grammarly each time you want to edit your work.
- Not popular among writers.
- Comes with a learning kit which comprises grammar and parts of speech.
- Suitable for beginners.
- In the case of a grammatical error, it redirects to Grammarly.
Now you know about many tools that can save your time and make you a pro. Be sure to use these tools to improve your writing. Each tool has its positives and drawbacks, so mix and match for the best fit. I find Grammarly to be the most efficient among the lot.
Wishing you a polished writing experience hereafter.
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