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Editing and proofreading of ebook
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  • Posted: Thu, Aug 02, 2012
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Seeking an experienced, diligent editor and proofreader for an ebook written by a hypnotherapist and naturopath on the topic of personal development.

Must have excellent command of English, excellent knowledge of grammar, spelling and punctuation.

Other titles are ready as well, meaning regular work for the right person.

Ebook will be supplied in a Word 2010 document and is around 20,000 words.

Work flow would be as follows:

Author emails editor original Word document. Editor does on-screen edit, checking very carefully for spelling, grammar, punctuation errors as well as sentence structure, and highlighting any changes or queries in red (NOT using the 'markup' facility in Word, though, just making the changes in red in the document). The author is dyslexic and while she will do a spell check in Word, it is important that spelling errors in particular are picked up by the editor.

Editor emails document back to author with changes highlighted in red.

Author checks through an...

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