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Dominic Preston | Elance
 
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Dominic Preston

Versatile writer, editor, and proofreader
   United Kingdom
  |   London, London
  |  3:24 am Local Time

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Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $15

Ranked in the top 0.5% in the Writing & Translation category.

BA and MPhil in Philosophy from the University of Cambridge. I have editing experience across a variety of mediums and audiences, in both UK & US English. From short, catchy web copy, to lengthy, prose-heavy books, I can edit any text to its best.

I have experience writing on film, TV, music, gaming, technology, sport, and more, as well as extensive academic writing experience. I pride myself on clarity, concision, and attention to detail. I'm a versatile writer, and can turn...

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Mar 14, 2014|Academic Writing|$100|Completed
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Mar 7, 2014|Academic Writing|$525|Completed
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Oct 14, 2013|Editing & Proofreading|$600|Completed
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Oct 12, 2013|Academic Writing|$20|Completed
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Portfolio

Skills (10)

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English Proofreading
UK English Proofreading Skills Test (Oxford Guide to Style)
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English Vocabulary Test (UK Version)
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UK English Sentence Structure Test (For Writing Professionals)
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Understanding differences in British and American English Test
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Content Writing
Content Writing Skills Test
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Online Writing
Online Article Writing and Blogging Test (UK Version)
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Editing
UK English Oxford Style Editing Skills Test (For Writing Professionals)
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SEO
Search Engine Optimization Test
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Academic Writing
U.S. Academic Writing Test
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English Grammar
U.S. English Grammar Test (For Writing Professionals)
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UK English Grammar Test (For Writing Professionals)
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English Spelling
English Spelling Test (UK Version)
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Microsoft Word
Microsoft Word 2010 Test
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Service Description

I draw upon my experience writing and editing both in print and online to provide the flawless prose and copy that you need. Whether I'm writing from scratch, or proofreading or editing your own writing, you can rest assured that my attention to detail, impeccable spelling, and flawless grammar will result in high quality writing.

I'm a native UK English speaker, but am well versed in US English too. Furthermore, I have experience with Oxford, Chicago, AP, and more, so whatever style guide you want me to follow, I can deliver.

I pride myself on being both reliable and affordable. I charge a fair rate for my services, and will adjust it to suit your needs and means. I always deliver my work on time, and have total client satisfaction so far. So if you're looking for high quality writing & editing services at a price that you can afford, please don't hesitate to get in touch.

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Employment

TVF Digital
Webmaster
2012 - 2013
Webmaster for a digital marketing firm. Extensive use of CMS, HTML, and CSS. Made improvements to a variety of sites based on Google Analytics data and good SEO practice.
University of Cambridge Faculty of Philosophy
Logic Worksheet Marker & Teaching Assistant
2011 - 2012
Dorling-Kindersley
PR & Marketing Work Experience
2011 - 2011
British Red Cross
Digital Fundraising Intern
2010 - 2010

Education

University of Cambridge
Philosophy MPhil
2011 - 2012
University of Cambridge
Philosophy BA (Hons)
2008 - 2011

Keywords

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editor
proofreader
copywriter
blogger
scriptwriter
journalist
reviewer
writer
film
movie
philosophy
copyeditor
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Identity
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Type
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Member Since
July 2012
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