Quotes can make articles look more colorful and dynamic, giving it a fresh voice that doesn’t merely parrot the author’s own. However, there are right ways to use a quote and wrong times to use them.
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When writing features and news stories, good quotes can mean the difference between articles that are fine and ones that are great. Quotes don’t just break the monotony of your voice, they can leave your pieces looking more dynamic and memorable, too.
When quoting for a source material, the idea is always to quote as little as possible. Quote just enough for the reader to understand the main idea and create the desired effect, filling in the rest with your own words.