College Admission Essay Tips from the Pros
Writing a college admission essay is hard work and may be overwhelming. But there are many professionals out there who can help you write the best essay possible. My College Guide has searched the Internet for their best advice, and now we’re bringing you four blog posts with great advice you can use to write your own essays for college applications and college scholarships.
How Parents Can Help You Write Your Essay: The College Essay Guy blog has some great advice on essay writing, but this particular blog post provides great tips on how to let your parents help you—from brainstorming essay ideas to asking for specific feedback to improve the essay.
College App Grabber Trick: Show First!: In this post, the author of the Essay Hell blog shares her favorite technique for grabbing a reader’s attention in writing: using anecdotes. Check out this post to learn more, plus see a sample essay that got a student admitted to Middlebury College in Vermont.
College Essay Dos and Don’ts: This post gets right to the point, and delivers 13 tips for things to do (or not to do) when you write a college essay.
Writing the Common Application Essay and What to Avoid: Are you applying to colleges via the Common Application? Get several great tips on brainstorming and writing your college admissions essay for the Common Application.