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Two DJs wrote a book -- help us edit it. 100 pages / 27,000 words
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Two DJs decided to write a book about music and how to make a career out of DJing. We're both experts in the field, and we wanted to share our knowledge with the world. The manuscript is done, it's 100 pages and 27,000 words.


We're looking for an editor to improve grammar and readability.

Our ideal person writes in the style of "Getting Real" by 37 Signals. Check out a sample of that book here:   [obscured]  /ch02_Whats_Your_Problem.php

We want the book to be a fast read. Short, concise sentences. You can re-write for clarity as long as the subject and tone is maintained. We will give "Editor" credit in the print and digital versions.



Here is an unedited sample:

"How to prepare your MP3s for mixing"

If you take a photo of your friend, you want the composition to be sensible -- if you zoom in too close, then the edges of the face will literally get clipped off. The same thing happens in music when the audio signal is louder than the MP3 can contain. All music fil...

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