This practice will not only allow you to establish your voice as the author but also show the way you are engaging with the information, not just reporting it.Today, digital cameras have practically taken over photography.Note: These instructions apply to all versions of Word for Mac and for the 2003 version of Word for Windows.
Click “OK” to make the change to your default settings.
Rule: The text of your paper should be left aligned, NOT justified, as justified text is hard to read if it hasn’t been professionally typeset.
Block quotations tend to take over the voice of the paper, often overshadowing the voice of the author with that source’s voice.
Instead, if at all possible, try to quote smaller portions of the piece of text and incorporate these into your own voice.
Then go to the Format menu, drag down to Paragraph, look under the “Special” drop-down menu in the Indentation section, and select “First Line.” This setting automatically indents the first line of a new paragraph so that you don’t have to do it manually.
Rule: College papers should be in a standard academic font: either Times New Roman or Cambria, in 12pt size.(If you submit a paper in another font, I will change it on the file I download.) Instructions: Times New Roman or Cambria 12pt should be the default for Word, but if yours is different then change your default.Go to the Format menu, drag down to Style, make sure “Normal” is selected from the list of styles, and click “modify.” Choose the correct font and size from the Formatting menu.The default in Word is left alignment, so don’t change it.Rule: In the upper left corner of the first page of your document, type your name, the date, the course number and section (or topic), and the version of the paper (such as Paper 1 Second Draft), each on a separate line.) and so it is worth making sure that you have done everything you can to improve them. Look at a text which is formatted in three different ways to find out.Check out a list of basic principles to paragraphing.Instructions: This should be the default for Word, but if not, you might want to change your Normal style, as described above.To change the indentation format for a document, choose Select All from the Edit menu.As Johnson (2010) explained, Digital cameras now make up 90% of all camera sales at the leading electronic stores.This increase in sales can be partially attributed to the widespread use of email and social networking, which has encouraged the sharing of digital photos. 23) Johnson further noted that, even more than with the shift to digital cameras, the increasing use of phones and i Pods that have built-in cameras has replaced the use of film cameras.