Tackling paralysis with soft edit and Note Stripper

When footnotes are a formatting nightmare, Note Stripper saves the day. End notes too. Also, Adrienne sings “soft edit” to help reduce her panic tackling a paralysing job.

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Soft edit, warm edit, little ball of whir.

Place a colon, move a comma;

purr, purr, purr. 

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Also, the related blog post on Copyediting.com: Wrangle Footnotes into Place with Note Stripper 

 

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