National Indexing Day 2017 #indexday

Celebrating the inaugural National Indexing Day


  1. At the start of March National Indexing Day hadn't even been thought of. We were busy tweeting on other events.
  2. 2017 is a significant year for us and we want to share that with everyone. We already have our anniversary conference planned but we needed a way of involving more people in the celebrations.
  3. So how did we come up with National Indexing Day? The post that triggered it was this one, shared by our proofreading colleagues from the Society for Editors and Proofreaders (SfEP) who have a national day.
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  5. Maybe we should create a day for indexers? Behind the scenes we started planning and then made the grand announcement
  6. We designed an official logo and wrote a press release.
  7. Our associated societies around the world got involved
  8. Blogs were written...