4 Things Writers Need to Know About Fact-checking

There’s no room for factual errors in your pitch or your polished story

Editors want a lot of things from writers, but there’s one thing they never want: factual errors. When an editor sees one mistake, she naturally assumes more will follow. For a freelance writer, that’s clearly bad news. “These days I have such a small pocket of money for freelancers that I don’t want to waste…