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Tony Loton | Elance
 
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Tony Loton

Writer, Editor, Designer and Publishing Consultant
   United Kingdom
  |  10:26 pm Local Time

Overview

Professional. Dependable. Personal. You deal direct with me, so there are no middlemen, no distributed teams, and no missed deadlines!

I can take your book from “good” to “great”. I can write web site words that work. And I do deliver! Don’t take my word for it; listen to what others have to say:

“I never had to worry about the quality and delivery times.”

“I can tell you if Tony makes you a promise, he keeps it.”

“He is responsive, extremely good at what he does, a pleasure to work with.”

"If you need a great writer who is smart and a...

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Portfolio

No, not a Dickensian work of fiction, but "The Mystery of the Missing...

Skills (15)

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English
English Vocabulary Test (U.S. Version)
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Publishing via CreateSpace and Kindle

Service Description

ARE YOU WRITING AND / OR PUBLISHING A BOOK?

Try searching for the following books on Amazon.com, to see just a few of the books that I helped take from “good” to “great” as the editor and / or book designer (depending on the book). Note the nice reviews ;-)

The Emotionally Intelligent Investor by Ravee Mehta

Love Food that Loves You Back by Dorothy Holtermann

Ultimate Gastric Sleeve Success by Dr. Vuong

Unintentionally Celibate by Olive B Persimmon

I help authors takes their embryonic manuscripts all the way to Amazon in print (usually via CreateSpace) and Kindle formats, from developmental editing all the way to final formatting. Other providers may (or may not) be able to write grammatically good English, but do they also have a real "way with words" to tell your story?

DO YOU PUBLISH A WEB SITE, BLOG OR MAGAZINE?

I have worked with web site owners (more details on request) and have regularly been commissioned by the likes of Barclays Stockbrokers, Microsoft, and other leading companies to provide very accessible educational content. I have written feature articles and article series for financial journals such as The Motley Fool and SpreadBet Magazine, and feature articles for IT magazines such as The Java Developers’ Journal and C#-Today. Not to mention my contributions to a blog about erectile dysfunction (don’t laugh).

As an editor I have helped many authors get their articles, dissertations, web content and book manuscripts into good shape with good...

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Employment

LOTONtech Limited
Writer, Editor, Designer and Publishing Consultant
2000 - Present

Education

University of Keele
BSc. Hons Computer Science with Management
- 1991

Keywords

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