Writing Help Central first came online more than a dozen years ago. From the very beginning, this site was designed to be your one-stop practical writing help portal offering tips, advice, pointers, information and templates for all types of personal, business, and educational writing.
Over the years we have carefully added quality writing-help content to this site whenever we believed we had something to offer that would help regular people with their day-to-day home, business, and educational writing. As a result, this website now contains more than 350,000 words of completely original tips, advice, samples and templates that we have developed, based on more than 30 years writing thousands of different documents in a wide variety of professional environments.
If you need help with writing just about any type of document in the English language, just scroll down this page and click on the link that meets your needs. It's all free!
Letter-writing resources: recommendation letters, resignation letters, reference letters, business letters, appreciation letters, introduction letters, thank you letters, cover letters, complaint letters, sales letters, termination letters, congratulation letters, apology letters, sympathy letters, invitation letters, condolence letters, and many more.
Resume-writing resources: resumes, curriculum vitae, cover letters, thank you letters, letters of recommendation, reference letters, introduction letters, and more.
College admission essay resources: personal statements, college application essays: undergraduate, graduate, law school, business school, and medical school admission.
Business-writing resources: business letters, business reports, business proposals, business plans, business forms and templates, and more.
Book and eBook writing resources: writing, publishing, marketing, distributing books and eBooks via Web site, digital fulfillment, and print-on-demand.
Book Summary Resources: book summary services links and resources; business, college and personal.
General writing resources: reports, papers, essays, news releases, newsletters, magazines, apa documentation format, mla documentation format, bibliography help, real-life templates, samples, and more.
Letter writing is important in our day-to-day business and personal lives. Tips for writing letters, plus sample letters, can stimulate the letter writing process.
Writing a personal statement or admission essay for application to a college or university program is an important and challenging writing task. It's critical that you get it right the first time. These resources will help get you there.
Letter of recommendation writing can be a major challenge. This special "recommendation letter resource center" is full of resources to help you fast-track that recommendation letter or reference letter that you need to write.
Writing an introduction letter or letter of introduction can be challenging. This "business introduction letter" page provides defines "introduction letters" and provides links to a number of introduction letter templates for a variety of actual business situations.
Resume writing is key to your career and future. A well-written resume or cv is your ticket to that new job. Don't start your job search without one that gets the job done.
The best way to eliminate writer's block and fast-track the writing process is to start with proven tools and templates. Here's my one-stop website that lists what I consider to be the best practical writing help tools on the Net.
Writing business reports, business proposals, and business plans can be challenging, but if they are approached in a systematic way the process can be broken down and simplified. Here's how you can do that.
There are many situations, transactions and processes common
to all businesses; large, medium and small. Here's a collection of some
of the most commonly used business forms and templates.
Proposal writing can be very specialized and challenging and there are many different types of proposals. It can therefore be a challenge to write a successful proposal. These are my top proposal-writing resource links.
Personal statements or personal letters are required for medical residency applications. Based on the hundreds of personal statements that I have written/edited over the years, I have put together some useful tips and advice.
Letters are used every day to deal with many different real-life situations. This page will give you access to sample letter templates that you can use to deal with typical situations in your own life.
Appropriate writing style and correct English grammar are important for all types of writing. To help you with this, I have posted some tips lists that deal with issues from; redundant words and phrases, to proper preposition usage.
Writing a book or ebook using the traditional book publishing model can be a poor paying and thankless task. There's now a better way to publish and market your book or eBook, and it's known as the "online publishing model".
Most academic and professional research papers are required to have an annotated bibliography. "Bibliography" is a generic term referring to a list of "information sources" to be included at the end of a paper or article.
APA documentation style is one of the main international standards for the writing of academic papers. If you're seeking APA help and/or resources, this is the place.
MLA documentation style is another major international standard for the writing of academic papers. If you're seeking MLA help and/or resources, there's lots here.
"How to write [something]" is one of the top search phrases that people have just entered when they arrive at my writing help websites looking for info. This page has direct links that answer many of those "how to" questions.
Essay writing is a difficult challenge that faces all students, both in high school, and then at the college and university level. I've done the research for you and compiled what I believe to be the Top 10 essay writing resource sites.
A book report needs to be a short but structured analysis of the book you read, in terms of plot and characters, ending with your overall impressions. Here's a proven book report format and sample.
Well written book summaries can be a valuable research and writing resource that can save you time and money. This page contains a list of some of the best Book Summary Resource sites on the Net.
Business and management terminology can confuse, especially terms like mission statements, vision statements, objectives, goals, etc. Here are a dozen pages containing definitions and how-to-write tips for the top business terms.
With the rapidly increasing number of condominiums being built in North America, there is an ever-growing need to write letters, notices and other documents related to the management and administration of these buildings.
At Writing Help Central we publish newly discovered writing-related resources on a regular basis. This is a cumulative index of those resource links for quick reference.
Everyone who writes needs to refer to a dictionary or thesaurus from time to time. These are my top "online dictionary and language resources".
Quotations of well known authors or personalities are often used to make a point or to give one credibility. Here are my top "online quotation sites".
Occasionally I write "how to" articles on writing-related topics for publication in blogs, eZines and/or Web sites. Here, you can read them, download them, or order them by e-mail.
Sample templates are what many visitors to this website are seeking. This page contains quick links to templates for the Top 10 most requested business letters, personal letters, and resumes (CVs).
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Did you know that I have developed a whole toolkit full of writing help tools, with an associated network of writing help Web sites? If you need practical writing help of any kind, we have what you're looking for somewhere here.
In addition to this and other Web sites, I also have a business writing and consulting firm. Whether you're drafting a simple letter, a Web page, a complex business plan, or an important proposal, I can help you.
If you want to know more about this site and/or its Webmaster, or if you want to get in touch with us, this is the link with that information.
Writing Help Central and its sister site WritingHelpTools.com contain more than 400 pages and 350,000 words of free content covering just about every practical writing topic imaginable. You can easily Search through all that info in seconds right here.
Drafting the first version of a letter, essay, or other document is fairly easy. But, many folks stumble when it comes to refining the document and creating a high quality final product. A professional final edit is often the best way.
The Write Place Blog replaced my monthly newsletter in early 2005. I currently post one or two writing-related articles every month. It's also packed with links to dozens of other online writing resources.
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