Is your bias showing?

#23 in a recent Social Media Examiner list of 26 Ways to Enhance Your Blog Content caught my eye and it is an important point worth noting for all of us who blog. It refers to a Yahoo! Style guide tip for best practise in writing for the web and it is this…

Do not assume you know who is reading your blog

Your audience is not homogeneous; its members almost certainly vary in age, race, gender, physical abilities, nationality, culture and sexual orientation. So as writers, we must be careful not to exclude members of our audience, however unwittingly.  

Click here to view the advice for avoiding bias in your writing.

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