I’m trying to improve my writing and am curious of what websites there are to greatly improve my current skill. If there are any recommendations or any websites, then it would be fantastic.
http://www.writing.com lets you post your work, you can have others critique it and you can critique others' work. They have a lot of contests in various styles and genres of writing.
Try My Writing Pot at http://mywritingpot.blogspot.com/. It has a great collection of wriying related tips including tools to check your writing.
The best way to do anything is through practice. Check out Nanowrimo
Subscribe to the RSS feed of a grammar site like - Daily Writing Tips
Here are a few more resources for you to check through:
Smashing Magazine's article - http://www.smashingmagazine.com/2009/06/28/50-free-resources-that-will-improve-your-writing-skills/
The absolutely must read - Elements of Style by William Strunk: http://www.bartleby.com/141/
Then, it's also important to decide what type of writing you want to focus on. Web writing or technical writing or screenplays...I think you get my drift. Though the basics will be the same for all.
Last but never the least - learn to proofread with patience. Most of us ignore this to our own peril.
Best of luck.
what kind of writing are you looking into?
Check out this blog for general and creative writing tips: Write It Sideways
Practicing helps. If you enjoy blogging, you will likely improve your writing. Just a thought.
Hello, you might want to check the following link:
Yes, MakeUseOf posts about websites and tools to help with writing. You might want to check them out. //www.makeuseof.com/tags/writing/
The link Josh provided has it all, here are some of the articles you might want to check out.
Top 6 Resources To Become A Better Freelance Writer
4 Great & Inspiring Sites For Creative Writers To Visit
After The Deadline: Tools To Improve Your Writing Quality