Freelance

Write Way Copyediting LLC

Services


Manuscript Review for Editorial Recommendation*


  • Includes 1,700-word sample edit when appropriate


Light Copy Edit *


  • Correct errors in spelling, punctuation, grammar, and usage
  • Note awkward or inappropriate wording
  • Note wordy or confusing paragraphs
  • Note redundancies
  • Query terms that may confuse readers
  • Query facts and statements that may be incorrect


Medium Copy Edit *


  • Correct errors in spelling, punctuation, grammar, and usage
  • Revise awkward or inappropriate wording
  • Revise text and headers for parallel structure
  • Note wordy or confusing paragraphs and provide revision
  • Change passive voice constructions to active voice when required
  • Query redundancies
  • Ask author for definitions to confusing terms
  • Verify facts that may be incorrect and query author
  • Query illogical flow and organization


Heavy Copy Edit *


  • Correct errors in spelling, punctuation, grammar, and usage
  • Revise awkward or inappropriate wording
  • Revise text and headers for parallel structure
  • Eliminate or rewrite wordy or confusing paragraphs
  • Change passive voice constructions to active voice when required
  • Eliminate redundancies except where necessary for emphasis
  • Supply definitions to confusing terms
  • Verify and revise incorrect facts
  • Fix illogical flow and organization


* Fees Upon Request


All Levels Include:

  • Correct all spelling, grammar, capitalization, punctuation, abbreviation, and hyphenation inconsistencies
  • Verify cross-references, contents page with chapters, numbering of footnotes, endnotes, tables, figures, or illustrations
  • Check for consistency in footnotes, endnotes, and/or in-text citations with bibliography or reference list
  • Ensure bibliography or reference list is formatted properly to the appropriate style guide
  • Point out any information that may need permission to reprint
  • Point out any information that may be libelous
  • Arrange front and back matter in appropriate order

"It's All How You Say It"