Improving language and expression while preserving your style and voice
Writing excellent English
If you need help to polish your wording and improve clarity and impact, then manuscript editing is the right service for you. If you need a final check to ensure your work is ready for publication or submission, manuscript proofreading is the service to choose. If you are unsure, we can edit a sample to help you decide.
We provide the expertise to maximise the impact of your writing while ensuring that the character and style reflect your voice as the author. We understand your time pressures before submission or publication and will agree timings at the outset to help you meet your deadlines. We are very flexible and can edit the final manuscript or individual chapters as you finish them. Our service is confidential and secure.
Manuscript editing for the highest standard of English
Fast turnaround to meet your deadlines
Available at any time for advice and guidance
Free check of revisions as you finalise your manuscript
Two editors for the very best results
The Proof & Edit Company. Experts with a passion for written English.
Personal, flexible and friendly service. Top quality proofreading and editing.
We follow a three-step process to give you the best results. You can repeat steps if you need to make revisions. We work with you to refine the wording until your manuscript is ready for submission or publication.
1. First check
We check your manuscript using track changes for corrections and the comments feature for recommended improvements.
We return your manuscript to you so that you can review our changes and suggestions.
3. Second check
After you make further changes, a different member of our team will proofread the final version of your manuscript.
What is included
We use track changes for error correction and the comments feature to suggest improvements. This approach allows you to see our suggestions and enables you to keep full control of your manuscript.
We include free revisions and work with you to refine the wording and make final adjustments until your manuscript is ready for publication. Editing includes:
- 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
- Consistent use of abbreviations and capitalisation
- Confirmation of compliance with an applicable author guide