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Fixed Price: $1,000 - $5,000   |  Posted: 12h, 22m ago  |  Ends: 14d, 11h  |   50 Proposals
What I'm looking for: An editor who can go through my novel and edit it for spelling, grammar, sentence structure and general smoothness of reading. If you understand this, please precede your application with the words "I am a potato" or your application will be ignored. What I'm not looking for: Assessments of characters, plotlines and elements of the story itself. I understand that these things cost extra but my main priority is the correctness of the text itself. About the novel: It is the fourth volume in a longer series. The word count prior to edit is just over 375,000 (so yes, it is a long novel). Since it is a continuation of a series, there are elements of the story that won't make sense right away; this doesn't matter to the job at hand. About the job: The file I will provide is a Microsoft Word document and the edit should be performed in this document using track changes. I may periodically ask to see your work throughout the project but only to check how the ...
Category: Editing & Proofreading       

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|    Australia
Hourly Rate: Not Sure   |  Duration: Not Sure  |  Posted: Mar 30, 2015  |  Ends: 13d, 6h  |   1 Proposal
AHC Media, a leading provider of publications for the healthcare industry, is looking for an onsite editor in its Atlanta office. Excellent editing and InDesign skills are a must. Applicants must be able to meet multiple publication deadlines. Knowledge of the healthcare industry is helpful. HTML skills are a plus. Job Description: Your responsibilities: - Develop content themes and long-term strategy by working with our team - Create high-quality content that engages and resonates with our audience - Lead a team of staff writers by assigning story ideas and key themes - Edit content to match our intended voice and creative direction when necessary - Take on ad-hoc writing and marketing projects as they arise - Contribute ideas on improving existing messaging and content Your qualifications: - Fluent English including excellent writing, grammar, spelling and formatting - A work style that is extremely detail oriented - Strong communication skills - A complete Elance profile...
Category: Editing & Proofreading       
Skills: Adobe InDesign, Editing, Microsoft Word       
Preferred Location: United States

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|    United States
Fixed Price: Not Sure   |  Posted: Mar 30, 2015  |  Ends: 13d, 3h  |   38 Proposals
What I have written is a funny look at living in rural Chile plus essays on the country.   [obscured]  /2015/03/16/the-avocado-republic-of-chile/ The title is "The Avocado Republic of Chile, because it's too Cold to Grow Bananas" I am going to publish this on Amazon. I have copy edited it myself. I just need it proofread with changes tracked in Microsoft Word.
Category: Editing & Proofreading       
Skills: English Proofreading, Editing, English       

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|    Chile
Hourly Rate: Not Sure   |  Duration: Not Sure  |  Posted: Mar 29, 2015  |  Ends: 12d, 4h  |   16 Proposals
Hi there! I am an online business manager and help many companies to manage their day-to-day online business tasks - a major one is managing the online content creation process. This includes newsletters, white papers, blog articles, checklists, website content, video scripts and so much more. I will most likely accept a few copy editors since my work load is quite large and only growing at the moment. If you are an awesome, very detailed copy editor that can work as independent contractor for many ongoing projects that I have, please review the questions below - - If you say "Yes!" to them, please submit your proposal today! --> Do you begin the editing process by fixing any grammatical, punctuation and spelling errors? --> Do you double check that names, places and organizations are spelled properly and that facts, dates and statistics are accurate? --> Do you like making suggestions that will help "sell" the page - - like suggesting new headline...
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Skills: Editing, Microsoft Word       

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|    United States
Fixed Price: Less than $500   |  Posted: Mar 27, 2015  |  Ends: 10d, 5h  |   8 Proposals
Our company is looking for someone to write a user manual. We need it to have embedded hyperlinks with a table of contents-MS Word. All of the necessary information will be supplied and can be easily researched.
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|    United States
Hourly Rate: $10 - $15 / hr   |  Duration: Not Sure  |  Posted: Mar 27, 2015  |  Ends: 9d, 18h  |   25 Proposals
Hi I am looking for a long-term proofreader and editor for non-fiction books and blog posts on various topics. I am looking for someone who can work quickly and accurately. You must be able to work with Microsoft Word documents and use the track changes feature. Please include your hourly rate and samples.
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|    Singapore
Fixed Price: $500 - $1,000   |  Posted: Mar 18, 2015  |  Ends: 1d, 3h  |   17 Proposals
We are hiring experienced essay writers and English editors and proofreaders who can edit a mix of: -Documents -Resumes (CVs) -Essays You will need to be able to proofread with 12 hours notice, and the payment is $1.15 a page before eLance fees. This is a long term opportunity. Generally pages will be 400-500 words in length. An excellent opportunity for someone who is flexible and can work independently. English abilities will be tested. We are an exciting, friendly employer with plenty of variety. Specifically students will need their essays and assignments reviewed to make sure they are easy to understand and clear. They will need assistance in making sure their ideas and research are presented in an easy to understand way that is well backed up with evidence. Therefore it is essential you have excellent English and can write in an easy to understand prose. You will be responsible for editing and making comments. Must be fluent in English and competent with UK / Australia...
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|    New Zealand
Fixed Price: Less than $500   |  Posted: Mar 17, 2015  |  Ends: 6h, 4m  |   14 Proposals
My client has a novel that is not very well formatted. [screenshot attached] Would like to have it formatted in Screenwriter 6 and/or microsoft word to start. About 30,000 words. Book size will be 5x8, so you would need to leave pages for front matter. After formatting, I would like very light editing to include -Grammar, Punctuation and Spelling in a separate Word file with track changes. I will supply a word file and absolutely the whole novel must be formatted. It is a collection of short stories (80 pages in the current document - will be more after page size change. 1. Formatted in Screenwriter 6 (not a necessity) 2. Formatted in Microsoft Word (Can do this first and then import into Screenwriter) 3. Edited version in Microsoft Word (track changes on). Please quote a flat rate. Most importantly, please quote turnaround time. STRS
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|    United States
Fixed Price: Less than $500   |  Posted: Jan 06, 2015  |  Ends: 4d, 23h  |   5 Proposals
Number of Interns required = 14 interns each for Physics, Chemistry and Maths. Profile Requirements - ? Candidates need to give out their JEE Main Score, JEE Advanced Score and BITSAT Score at time of selection. ? Candidates should either be of 1st or 2nd year or should have prior experience of making JEE content. ? Candidates should be able to work on Microsoft Word. ? Candidates from premier coaching institutes before JEE to be preferred. Project Description ? Making, editing and proof-reading of Plancess content of Physics, Chemistry and Maths for JEE Main and Advanced. Plancess will provide guidelines according to which interns will have to work on Microsoft Word and innovate new theory and problems with the purpose of benefitting 11th and 12th class Science students appearing in engineering entrance examinations like JEE. Work from Home
Category: Editing & Proofreading       
Skills: Proofreading       
Preferred Location: India

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|    India
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