I use “Pyzik”–my maiden name and now my middle name–to distinguish myself from the many other Paula Scotts on the Web.

In most other contexts, I identify myself as Paula Scott. According to, Pyzik means “chubby-faced person” in Polish. Ouch!


Business Name Change

In August 2016, I updated the name of my business from PS Editorial Services to PS Web Essentials LLC. This reflects the fact that the majority of my work is now done online!