Services

Beta Reader- Provide a test read of an unreleased work of literature or other writing, and provide an honest review from the point of view of a reader to the author.

Price- Free (Donated book upon release.)

Proofreading-

Looks for and corrects these errors:

  • Typos and misplaced punctuation

  • Search for formatting and layout issues like-

    • Page numbering

    • ​Consistency with headings

    • Placement of tables of figures in the text (if applicable)

    • Bad line or page breaks

*Normally the last step before publication.​

Price- $0.020 per word

Copy Editing- 

 Looks for and corrects these errors:

  • Spelling

  • Punctuation

  • Grammar

  • Usage and style

  •  Syntax

  • Sentence structure

  • Accurate word choices

  • Verb tense

  • Capitalization

  • Missed and repeated words

  • Paragraph and sentence length

Price-  $0.025 per word

Development Editing-

Looks for suggestions on the following:

  • Re-writes, move, delete or add sections

  • Contradictions, inconsistencies, factual errors or discrepancies

  • Considers if there is an introduction and conclusion? Is the piece written for the target audience 

  • Will it grab attention?

  • Provide virtual content coaching upon request.

*Content editing is more subjective than other forms of editing, involving a lot of thought and decision-making, whereas copy editing and proofreading are more rules-based.

Price- $0.030 per word

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