Show Mercy: Use Shorter Sentences

How many words do you look at each day? Think of all the text that you encounter: emails, Slack messages, news headlines, LinkedIn or Facebook posts, reports, books, articles, and more.

Research conducted in 2009 found that Americans saw or listened to an average of 100K words each day. I’d bet that the number is higher now in our remote world.

Author, Writing Coach: Writing about Marketing, Technology, and Writing Itself (very meta).

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