Technical Editing Is No Joke!

Technical editing is no joke! And there are so many funny examples of what happens when editors are left out altogether (or, gulp, when we fail to catch a mistake).

We want to hear your humorous personal editing stories or a good editing joke!

You can:

Tweet them to @stc_te_sig, using  the hashtag #TechEditNoJoke.
Email them to, using the subject line #TechEditNoJoke.

Post them to our #sig-technical-editing channel on the STC Communities Slack space, using the hashtag #TechEditNoJoke.

Note: This will only work if you are an STC member. To join the STC Slack space, see the instructions at

 You just might win a prize! 😉