10 Extra Ways To Proofread Your Writing Like A Boss
I’m going to nitpick with the opening premise of the article: It’s not about blushing. The reason you want your work to be as free of grammar and spelling errors as possible is because errors slow down comprehension and slowing comprehension can cause readers to tune out and not finish reading. [There are other reasons, and of course there are grammar snobs who will be automatically turned off but forget those people.]
In other words, spelling and grammar matter and communication is the goal, but hey … seriously, the rest of this is good stuff.
Because when it comes to editing and improving your work: Cuiusvis hominis est errare; nullius nisi insipientis in errore perseverare.