The Fancy Comma, LLC Newsletter

Fancy Comma, LLC
Insights about freelancing, entrepreneurship, writing, and life; useful tidbits from around the web; and perspectives on science writing, including both marketing writing and science journalism. All in a monthly newsletter delivered to your inbox.
Created 30 Nov 2020
  • 8 Ways to Improve Your Writing
    23 Nov 2021 • 3 min read
    As writers, we all wish we could do the thing we do, day after day, easier. Does it ever get easier? Are there things we can do to make writing go more smoothly? Keep reading for eight ways to improve...
  • Shifting Freelancer Mindset and Habits in COVID-19
    23 Oct 2021 • 4 min read • 1 0
    In this issue of the Fancy Comma, LLC newsletter, Sheeva talks about ways to save time as a freelancer. A not atypical view for a freelancer, day in and day out. As the pandemic drags on, though, I’m ...
  • Self-Advertising as a Freelancer
    23 Sep 2021 • 3 min read • 2 0
    In this month’s newsletter, Fancy Comma’s Kelly Tabbutt talks about ways to self-advertise as a freelancer. Advertising is an important part of freelancing. As a freelancer, getting the word out about...
  • Building Your Freelance Community
    23 Aug 2021 • 4 min read • 1 0
    This month, in the Fancy Comma newsletter, Kelly Tabbutt writes about the importance of community. Keep reading for her thoughts on the topic. Building a community is vital. It provides access to pote...
  • All about Plagiarism (and Ways to Avoid It)
    23 Jul 2021 • 3 min read • 1 0
    TO CITE OR NOT TO CITE? DETERMINING WHAT IS PLAGIARISM Today’s newsletter comes to you by way of Fancy Comma, LLC’s Kelly Tabbutt. Keep reading to learn more about plagiarism and ways you can avoid it...
  • Building Your Resumé and Clientele as a Freelancer
    23 Jun 2021 • 4 min read • 1 0
    Welcome to the June issue of The Fancy Comma, LLC Newsletter! In this issue, Kelly Tabbutt writes about ways to build your resumé and clientele as a freelancer. A strong resumé for a strong career You...
  • Improve Your Writing Skills by Practicing Replication
    23 May 2021 • 3 min read • 1 0
    This month’s newsletter comes to you by way of Fancy Comma’s Kelly Tabbutt. Read on to learn more about how to improve your writing via replication. Practice makes perfect. Like an artist learning the...
  • The Surprising Power of Origin Stories
    23 Apr 2021 • 3 min read • 1 0
    Writers love to tell stories. One of the most important stories you tell as a writer is your own. That’s why this issue of our newsletter is about origin stories - what they are and why they are usefu...
  • Career Advice You Can Ignore
    22 Mar 2021 • 8 min read • 1 0
    We’re all about helping freelancers live their best lives at Fancy Comma, LLC. That’s why we’ve dedicated this newsletter to talking about advice — specifically, advice that doesn’t work. Yup, you hea...
  • Should you barter your freelance services?
    22 Feb 2021 • 3 min read • 1 0
    When you’re just starting out in freelancing, you don’t have money to pay for a lot of extraneous services. That’s why bartering can be helpful. What is bartering? Bartering involves exchanging goods ...
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