If you’ve wondered how the many egregious mistakes made by Yahoo!’s writers can go uncorrected, consider these excerpts from an article written by Yahoo! Shine’s senior fashion and beauty editor.
You’d expect that a senior fashion and beauty editor could spell the name of designer Monique Lhuillier, wouldn’t you? But she gets it wrong here
Designer Galia Lahav doesn’t fare much better:
Finally (although I can’t say for certain that this is the last error in the article), there’s this embarrassing homophonic error:
A palate is the roof of a mouth; a palette is the board artists use to hold and mix paints, or a range of colors.
If a senior editor is a careless writer who can’t be bothered to proofread and confuses common homophones, is it any wonder that writing on Yahoo! is so amateurish?