Infographic: Playboy among the most grammatically accurate magazines

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Check out this listing of the top men’s and women’s magazines with the fewest spelling, grammar and punctuation errors. Did your favorite slicks make the list?

By Kristin Piombino | Posted: August 30, 2013

Think about the last time you picked up a magazine in the checkout aisle of a grocery store. Did you select a magazine, not because it had the most
interesting articles, but because it had the fewest grammatical mistakes?

You didn’t?

What kind of a communicator are you?

(Just kidding. You’re reading Ragan.com, so you’re a good one. )

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So you don’t have to comb through magazines to determine which have the most accurately written content, the team at Grammarly did it for you.

In a recent infographic, Grammarly lists the men’s and women’s magazines
that have the fewest spelling, grammar and punctuation errors.

Here are a few of the findings:

  • “Playboy” and “Maxim” are among the top four most accurate men’s magazines.
  • Women’s magazines have more writing mistakes than men’s magazines.
  • Articles in men’s magazines are slightly longer than those in women’s magazines.

Check out the graphic for the most accurate magazines. Did your favorites make the list?

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