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Why it’s not ‘just’ proofreading

  “That seems a bit pricey for just a proofread.” That’s the comment I received after sending out a quote this week. What the client really wanted was not a proofread, but an edit – not many people know the difference; many underestimate the role that each has to play, and the painstaking work involved […]

5 tips for working with an editor

Most people outside of the media or literary worlds haven’t ever made use of an editor before (although they really should – not that I’m biased or anything…).┬áBut let’s say you’ve decided you do want someone to look over what you’ve written – to check that it flows well, that you haven’t left out too […]