Why The Words You Use Can Make or Break Your Blog Posts

The Art of Blogging

Smart people use big words, right?

Does it mean that using big words makes you sound smarter?

Well… according to this study, the answer is no.

Irony: The title of the study’s title is Consequences of Erudite Vernacular Utilized Irrespective of Necessity: Problems with Using Long Words Needlessly.

In fact, using words no one understands makes you sound small-minded.

To sound smart, you must stop trying to sound smart. Smart writing is simple writing, a relevant idea delivered clearly and directly.

Here are the best ways for smart writing…

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6 thoughts on “Why The Words You Use Can Make or Break Your Blog Posts

  1. LOL I was taught to write at a 6th grade level and spent years ‘translating engineering-speak into tech manuals’ that most anyone could understand the instructions… I did that when I changed to YA (young adult) fiction.

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