Today's strengths, tomorrow's success

The need for effective editing grows even more critical as journalism moves online. Great Web presentations keep online readers coming back. However, the damage done by a flawed story goes global in an instant. Top editors share their advice on how to create a copy desk that allows a newsroom to be at its best.

An ally against the stain of scandal

John McIntyre, assistant managing editor for the copy desk, Baltimore Sun, and former president of the American Copy Editors Society