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Copy Editing Freelancers

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Hire a copy editor today to review and correct, format, stylize and otherwise prepare written content for typesetting, publication or print. In addition to catching errors in writing, copy editors often standardize headers and footers, add headlines, and shorten or lengthen text to fit length limits. Their job is to make written information clear, concise, accurate and consistent.

Copy editing (also written as copyediting) involves the correction of punctuation, spelling, grammar, terminology, jargon and semantics to prepare text for publication in a particular style or voice. On oDesk, the world’s largest online workplace, you’ll find copy editors who can style and prepare publishable written content for businesses, professionals and individuals around the world.

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Copy Editing Job Cost Overview

Typical total cost of oDesk Copy Editing projects based on completed and fixed-price jobs.

oDesk Copy Editing Jobs Completed Quarterly

On average, 546 Copy Editing projects are completed every quarter on oDesk.

546

Time to Complete oDesk Copy Editing Jobs

Time needed to complete a Copy Editing project on oDesk.

Average Copy Editing Freelancer Feedback Score

Copy Editing oDesk freelancers typically receive a client rating of 4.78.

4.78

Last updated: February 1, 2015

  • research and data entry expert with 4+ years of experience

    i am irfan from india with full package of skills for your job. I am a dedicated and well organised individual having quite an affinity towards perfection with excellent turnaround time. I seek opportunities where I can put to use … more

    i am irfan from india with full package of skills for your job. I am a dedicated and well organised individual having quite an affinity towards perfection with excellent turnaround time. I seek opportunities where I can put to use my existing skills to the benefit of my employer. this is my skills package - data entry - data mining - data encoding - web research - copy writing - Photoshop - web scraping - data editing - and also make you happy by perfect work To build a career that offer challenge and growth with opportunities to enrich my knowledge and skills while contributing my best to the organization I work for. SO PLEASE HIRE ME IF YOU CAN PAY ME GOOD RATE ONLY FOR PERFECT WORK thanks for interest  less

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    • $4.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.6
    • 3 HOURS
    • INDIA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 4 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 3 TESTS
  • Administrative work, Translator

    I have a lot of experience with data entry,excel sheets and managing all kind of business documents(e-mails,invoices,proformas, export documents, bank guarantees, contracts and other legal documents). I have an experience in translating BG-EN and EN-BG legal,technical, EU, medical, and other texts.

    document-control editing copy-editing word-processing google-spreadsheet microsoft-excel 00 more less
    • $6.11 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 0 HOURS
    • BULGARIA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 6 TESTS
  • Research Analyst at PennWell Corporation

    Education: Bachelor of Arts (BA) in English literature and language from Boston College, May 2014. In addition, I minored in International Studies: Conflict and Cooperation. Upon graduation, my cumulative GPA was 3.4. Recent Employment: PennWell Corporation, a business-to-business (B2B … more

    Education: Bachelor of Arts (BA) in English literature and language from Boston College, May 2014. In addition, I minored in International Studies: Conflict and Cooperation. Upon graduation, my cumulative GPA was 3.4. Recent Employment: PennWell Corporation, a business-to-business (B2B) media and publishing company. (1) Helped editorial team at TransmissionHub, subsidiary of PennWell Corporation, to gather story leads by reviewing documents focusing on electric transmission planning, projects and policies, such as the following: -Federal Energy Regulatory Commission's (FERC) orders and notices -North American Electric Reliability Corporation's (NERC) press releases and energy reliability standards -Public utilities commissions' (PUC) orders and notices -Electric utilities' press releases -Department of Energy's press releases -Technical analyses on the bulk electric system, regional transmission systems or transmission line projects (2) Interviewed sources, such as commissioners, electric utility analysts, transmission planners and utility media contacts to obtain more information on the leads to generate an angle for the articles (3) Wrote detailed articles for TransmissionHub subscribers and daily post stories online  less

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    • $23.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 2 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 2 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 0 TESTS
  • Freelance Copy and Technical Writing, Professional Voice Talent

    A jack-of-all-trades - I love using my creativity to help your company thrive! Whether it's helping with the nitty gritty projects or writing copy that will make your business shine - my unique combination of business and creative acumen make sure … more

    A jack-of-all-trades - I love using my creativity to help your company thrive! Whether it's helping with the nitty gritty projects or writing copy that will make your business shine - my unique combination of business and creative acumen make sure the job gets done on time and on point. If you're looking for Voice Over work, my training as an opera singer and voice over artist guarantee great projects! I specialize in telephony, e-learning, and narrative voice over - but whatever your project, my full range of voice over skills are at your service! I am a self-driven, quick thinker with impeccable communications and interpersonal ease, organization and time management skills. Strong writing skills for both creative and technical copy. With a B.A. in the History of Art and an M.M in Vocal Performance and Pedagogy, I have a unique background that blends a liberal arts education with the passion and drive of a professional musician. I have created successful radio and print ad copy for both large and small businesses. I look forward to making your next project a success!  less

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    • $22.22 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 32 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 5 TESTS
  • Dedicated Professional Editor, Writer and Administrative Assistant

    My professional career has mainly been in management, with a focus on document control and administrative support. I have been editing and writing documents and articles for several years. I have also worked in the field of order management, quality … more

    My professional career has mainly been in management, with a focus on document control and administrative support. I have been editing and writing documents and articles for several years. I have also worked in the field of order management, quality control and customer service. These experiences have equipped me to become a professional and qualified Editor, Writer, Proof Reader, Transcriptionist, Order Manager, Team Leader, Data Entry Clerk and Administrative Assistant. I continually strive for perfection and use common sense where needed. I can work alone with little to no supervision or intervention. I am available on Skype as well as email. I believe my life lessons, skills and level of professionalism reflects in any project I am subject to. SKILLS: * Native English speaker and have full command of written and spoken English. * Knowledge of Internet research strategies. * Skilled use of Excel, Word, Google Docs and email. * Professional, bubbly personality and easy to interact with. * Team player and leader. * Solid knowledge of Customer Service using common sense. * Experienced in 10 key Data Entry as well as alpha/numeric with on point quality and speed. * I have been and will always be on time and strive to come in with 100% accuracy. I have an eye for detail and accuracy, as it just comes naturally for me. My work is always double and triple checked to provide such accuracy. I look forward to your response and the opportunity to work with you on your project.  less

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    • $22.22 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.9
    • 330 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 17 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 10 TESTS
  • Professional Writer, Top 10% of Successful Odesk Freelancers

    I am a passionate writer with seven years of experience in the industry, writing for digital media both locally (Philippines) and internationally. I already gained experience from writing in different styles for numerous target audiences on topics such as parenting … more

    I am a passionate writer with seven years of experience in the industry, writing for digital media both locally (Philippines) and internationally. I already gained experience from writing in different styles for numerous target audiences on topics such as parenting, family life, relationships, personal finance, general news and events. Freelancing has required me to have excellent organizational and multi-tasking skills to successfully manage multiple assignments and meet deadlines. Excellent time management skill enable me to work independently without distraction.  less

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    • $16.67 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.9
    • 1082 HOURS
    • PHILIPPINES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 7 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 15 TESTS
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  • Writer and Editor with a Web Design Focus

    Since graduating from Southern Illinois University Carbondale with a Bachelor of Arts in English, I have established my own business that helps companies leverage the power of SEO, SEM, and emerging technologies through the creation and curating of value-added content … more

    Since graduating from Southern Illinois University Carbondale with a Bachelor of Arts in English, I have established my own business that helps companies leverage the power of SEO, SEM, and emerging technologies through the creation and curating of value-added content. In simpler, less inflated terms: I am a writer and designer who has learned how to write and design for the web. I love writing website content, email marketing campaigns, blog articles, press releases, journalistic pieces and everything in-between. I'm delving deeper and deeper into developing websites and creating complete marketing campaigns. I'm excited about where the future might take me. Contact me today so we can start working on a better future together.  less

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    • $30.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 1761 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 3 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 3 TESTS
  • REAL ESTATE RESEARCHER|EXCEL REPORTS|DATA SCRAPING|BLOG WRITING|EZINE

    I have an ACCOUNTING DEGREE but my CAPABILITIES are not limited to numbers. I am a WELL DRIVEN MULTITASKING INDIVIDUAL, EFFICIENT and READY to accept new ideas that will help my client achieve his business objectives and also help develop … more

    I have an ACCOUNTING DEGREE but my CAPABILITIES are not limited to numbers. I am a WELL DRIVEN MULTITASKING INDIVIDUAL, EFFICIENT and READY to accept new ideas that will help my client achieve his business objectives and also help develop my craft. I specialize in RESEARCHING CONTACT INFO for REAL ESTATE AGENTS & PROPERTY DETAILS.I Do, DATA SCRAPING & REPORT it in EXCEL. I AM WHAT YOU'RE LOOKING FOR! I can also do WRITING TASKS like: Blogging, Article Writing, Content Writing, Product Descriptions, Reviews/Testimonials, Business Writing, Rewriting, Proof Reading, Copy Editing ARTICLE SUBMISSION/BLOG POSTING to: Ezinearticles.com, articlesbase.com, goarticles.com, isnare.com, WordPress, and Blogger SOCIAL MEDIA NETWORKING: Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn ADMINISTRATIVE SUPPORT: Bookkeeping, Data entry, Data Scraping, Internet Researach Typing (45WPM), MS Word Documents, MS Excel Spreadsheet, MS PowerPoint, Google Docs, Web Research, Account/Profile Creation I will utilize all my potentials by doing tasks assigned to me in a very professional, honest, organized way and as accurate as possible.  less

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    • $5.99 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.7
    • 596 HOURS
    • PHILIPPINES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 18 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 10 TESTS
    ASSOCIATED WITH:
  • Consultant

    I am interested in exploring visual communications and design for nonprofit organizations and causes. My background is in focused research and writing, but I have a history with print forms of visual art and social media communications.

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    • $16.67 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 0 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 0 TESTS
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