Following are some great online resources about creating, writing, and editing posters:
(A) From North Carolina State University, see Creating Effective Poster Presentations. great information and examples.
(B) From Northwestern University, see “Peer editing science posters. This site also has links to a sample student science poster, a list of rules for poster design, and a grading rubric for teachers, as well as general tips for peer editing science writing.
(C) Advice on how to write more concisely, including three links at the bottom of the page to sites that provide short substitutions for long words and phrases:
While some of these are written for science posters, they are useful for creating a poster for any academic discipline.
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