Category: using names and sobriquets in blogging

20 Nov

Monikers and Sobriquets in Business Blog Content Writing

“The key trait of nicknames is that they are bestowed upon a person by others,” Richard Lederer points out in The Joy of Names, and for three main motivations: affection ridicule group identity Nicknames may be related to: physical characteristics (Blondie, Red) mental characteristics (Brainak, Noodlehead) personality (Grumpy, Nerd, Nervous Nellie) shortening of a proper name (Dave, Fran, Rich) It can be important to us as business blog content writers, for variety’s sake, to use […]

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