Inkstained's review criterias

Inkstained's comprehensive writing review system allows readers to identify the exact areas where a writer as excelled or could use improvement. The criteria that can be rated on are listed below.

General impression

Putting all other criteria aside, how powerful an impression did this piece make on you?

467 reviews have used this criteria.

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Originality

How well does this piece present new ideas and situations? How well does this piece present old ideas in new ways?

452 reviews have used this criteria.

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Language rules

How well does the piece conform to punctuation, grammar and syntactical rules? Are rule breakages consistent and/or intended?

410 reviews have used this criteria.

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Flow

How well do the elements of the piece flow together?

450 reviews have used this criteria.

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Form

How well is the piece laid out for presentation?

315 reviews have used this criteria.

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Characters/Dialogue

How well were the characters in this piece presented? How befitting of the characters was the dialogue?

36 reviews have used this criteria.

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Imagery

How vivid were the images painted by this piece? How provoked were you by those images?

99 reviews have used this criteria.

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Message/Theme

How effectively does the piece convey its message or apply its theme?

76 reviews have used this criteria.

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Plot/Pacing

How well were the actions, events, conflicts and turning points presented? Were they appropriately timed?

36 reviews have used this criteria.

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Vocabulary

How effectively is the author's vocabulary used in this piece?

15 reviews have used this criteria.

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