The Web provides a forum for people to write freely about whatever they want and post it worldwide.
The Web is teeming with personal diaries in the form of blogs, Facebook updates and now tweets. Some of it is painful to read.
The rules of writing, promoted by H.W. Fowler, author of a Dictionary of Fowler’s Modern English Usage or by William Strunk Jr and E.B. White in The Elements of Style, are lost today in a world of acronyms and 140-character blurbs.