Proofreading + Editing - what's included
Why Proofreading + Editing?
In addition to correcting spelling, grammar, punctuation and other writing errors, Proofreading + Editing includes a detailed review to recommend changes that will enhance the quality of your writing. After editing, your language will be fluent, clear and consistent, and the tone and style will be exactly right for your intended audience.
When to choose
Proofreading + Editing
Choose Proofreading + Editing when you need an expert editor to help you achieve the highest standard of written English.
This service includes Proofreading of the final version after you have completed all your changes.
What you get
You will receive a document written in excellent English that makes the most of your content, with the appropriate style and tone.
We provide advice and suggestions and explain our changes to help you improve your writing style. We include free revisions and work with you to refine the wording and make final adjustments until your document is ready for submission or publication.
Our different approach
You will work with the same member of our team throughout, and our approach is flexible to suit your needs.
We are not an agency and we do not employ freelancers. This allows us to keep our prices lower.
Detailed and thorough
Correction of all spelling, grammar and punctuation errors.
Improved word choice and sentence structure for fluency and clarity.
Recommendations for better readability, tone and flow.
Suggested improvements in heading and paragraph structure.
Correction of referencing style, where appropriate.
Consistent use of abbreviations and capitalisation.
Confirmation of compliance with an applicable style guide.
Changes to your document
We use track changes so you can see what we have corrected and you keep control of your document.
We use the comments feature for clarifications and to make recommendations.
Types of document
Any type of document can be edited, including academic writing, business documents and manuscripts.
We edit documents in Microsoft Word, Google Docs and Apple Pages. We edit LaTeX files directly and can provide a Word copy showing the changes we have made.
We use a variety of technologies but our preference is Microsoft Office with its advanced and straightforward collaborative editing tools.
We use Microsoft security-hardened services for protecting your material. We delete all your files 30 days after completing your work.