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Encyclopedia Dramatica:Good Joke:Word Count Ratio
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This article defines official ED Policy.
Consult the ED style guide and you will be well on your way to success!
How to calculate
- Copy and paste the article into your favorite word-processing software.
- Do a word count
- Read the article.
- Simplify (good joke + lulz - fact) : (word count)
- You have the ratio!
Making your article as lengthy as possible doesn't make it better. No one is going to pat you on the back for stuffing your article with filler. Keep it simple, and get to the point as quickly as possible. Brevity is the soul of wit.