So you’re a writer, and you’re finally at the proofreading stage, but you hate proofreading. These proofreading hacks might speed things up! When you’ve written a novel, you think you’re finished. You do a little leap in the air, and
Many authors will choose to edit their work themselves, but here’s why you shouldn’t proofread your own novel. So you’ve written your novel and you’re happy with the way it’s turned out. But….now what? You can choose to self-publish, or
If you’re a new author, who hasn’t published a book before, the proofreading process can be very daunting. In fact, the whole publishing process can be daunting. Writing the book might actually be the bit you find easiest. This is
There seems to be an expectation that authors have of their proofreaders, that being to get a perfect manuscript. A manuscript with no spelling errors, punctuation errors, grammatical errors, or errors of any other kind. But your proofreader will miss
What are the UK’s editing and proofreading prices? Get the correct and average prices here. I get this question quite a lot. Authors don’t want to be ripped off, but at the same time, they want to pay someone good for
Substantive editor, copy editor or proofreader: Know which one you want Whilst looking at my Google Analytics, it seems many people are reaching my site because they’re searching for answers on the different types of editing. It can be confusing.
As a proofreader, I come across the “Good, cheap, fast proofreader” problem every single working day. How many times have I heard: “My budget is [X] but I need it back in three days” or “That’s slightly over my budget.
Do you know the difference between proofreading and editing? You’ll need to when it comes to hiring a freelancer. When hiring a freelancer – such as myself – it’s important that you know exactly what you want from me. What expectations do you