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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.

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Time to Complete oDesk Copy Editing Jobs

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Average Copy Editing Freelancer Feedback Score

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

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Last updated: February 1, 2015

  • Clinical Scribe/Virtual Assistant/Researcher/Registered Nurse

    You should hire me because I am simply the best. I am a versatile worker who strives for excellence and perfection. My work does not only revolve around the degree that I have. I am able to adapt to other … more

    You should hire me because I am simply the best. I am a versatile worker who strives for excellence and perfection. My work does not only revolve around the degree that I have. I am able to adapt to other jobs at a fast pace and able to produce great results. I am willing to learn things that are beyond my comfort zone and I am also excited to impart what I have learned from the University and from my previous work experience  less

    research virtual-assistant data-entry transcription copy-editing proofreading microsoft-word microsoft-excel microsoft-powerpoint first-aid 00 more less
    • $6.67 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.9
    • 6638 HOURS
    • PHILIPPINES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 10 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 8 TESTS
  • PDF to Word | Data Entry | Medical Transcription

    I am very enthusiastic in every work that was given to me and I always give my best in every way I can so that the client would be satisfied. I studied Occupational Therapy and also took Medical Transcription course … more

    I am very enthusiastic in every work that was given to me and I always give my best in every way I can so that the client would be satisfied. I studied Occupational Therapy and also took Medical Transcription course. I am an experienced Medical Transcriptionist. We do transcribe, edit, and proofread our work. We take note and observe the turnaround time for each dictation. I have a good command over English, an ability to understand and transcribe American speech. I have excellent listening skills, typing skills and concentration, an ability to work with dedication, total involvement and attention to details.  less

    medical-transcription transcription microsoft-word express-scribe internet-research tagalog filipino translation translation-english-filipino translation-filipino-english data-entry copy-editing editing proofreading adobe-pdf microsoft-excel 00 more less
    • $4.44 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 1607 HOURS
    • PHILIPPINES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 3 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 5 TESTS
  • Copywriter, Translator, Digital Marketing professional

    Polymnia is a copywriter and translator from English to Greek and vice versa. With academic qualifications, her BA in English Language and Literature and her Master's in Media, Culture, and Society, she has acquired a deep understanding of language … more

    Polymnia is a copywriter and translator from English to Greek and vice versa. With academic qualifications, her BA in English Language and Literature and her Master's in Media, Culture, and Society, she has acquired a deep understanding of language's strength to communicate concepts and emotions and bring in the desired action, be it brand awareness, or lead generation. She specializes in English to Greek and vice versa translation of websites, brochures and other digital and print copy. Copywriting and content marketing (email campaigns, press release, media kits) are other services she specializes in. With professionalism and drive, she takes client demand and transforms it into words that convert, intrigue and engage.  less

    copywriting translation-english-greek translation-greek-english content-writing email-marketing copy-editing social-media-marketing landing-pages 00 more less
    • $25.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.9
    • 241 HOURS
    • GREECE
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 7 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 10 TESTS
  • Outstanding editor, proofreader

    I am an outstanding copy editor totally dedicated to ensuring client satisfaction, with 10 years experience on Odesk and perfect feedback rating. I work at a book publishing company and I have a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Mass Communication … more

    I am an outstanding copy editor totally dedicated to ensuring client satisfaction, with 10 years experience on Odesk and perfect feedback rating. I work at a book publishing company and I have a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Mass Communication as well as an editing and proofreading certificate from CARIMAC, UWI. I am the editor for the number one health related magazine in Jamaica, namely, Caribbean Wellness and Lifestyle Magazine and I have edited over 20 published books. My core competencies are editing, proofreading and article writing I have written several opinion pieces for local newspapers and I have two blogs where I discuss pop culture.  less

    editing copy-editing blog-writing article-writing web-content-management 00 more less
    • $16.67 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.8
    • 9 HOURS
    • JAMAICA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 9 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 5 TESTS
  • Admin Assistant and Data Entry

    I strive to be a friendly, loyal and very dedicated individual who is very ambitious to succeed in any given environment. Although I have very extensive experience in customer service and administrative/virtual assisting field, I love to learn, and … more

    I strive to be a friendly, loyal and very dedicated individual who is very ambitious to succeed in any given environment. Although I have very extensive experience in customer service and administrative/virtual assisting field, I love to learn, and I am always up to a challenge whenever the situation arises. I am a people person and I get along well with others, while also working efficiently on my own. I am seeking a position where I can grow, develop, and excel while giving my best to an employer. SCHOOLING MTI College (Certificate in Microsoft Office) La Porte High School ACHIEVEMENTS, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES  Quick Learner with a working knowledge of computer software, hardware, networking, operating systems, and security applications.  Outstanding communication skills: demonstrated background working well with co-workers and customers.  Proven and advance ability in multi-tasking, organization, troubleshooting, and problem solving.  Ability to stay calm in high pressure situations.  Ability to track forms and inventory. TECHNICAL KNOWLEDGE  MS Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, Access, Publisher)  Online Programs (Google Docs, Box, Drop Box, Sprout Social, Word Press, Helios)  Other Programs (Adobe, Mas 200, QuickBooks)  Ten Key 9851+ kph, Typing – 60+ wpm  Strong Internet Search Ability  Transcribing and Transcription editing  Data Entry  Multi-Line phones WORK EXPERIENCE Odesk (independent contractor) – (April 2013-Present) I work with many different clients as an independent contractor. I do many tasks some include; Internet research, invoicing, reviews, database building, form tracking, transcriptions and editing transcriptions, data entry, scheduling, marketing, and product description. Shopper (independent contractor) – (September 2010-Present) I work with many different agencies as an independent contractor. I go from one company to another company to evaluate the stores and employees to make sure the store is presentable and the employees are doing their jobs as they are listed in the instructions given. Advantage Staffing, Lake Charles, LA - Temporary Work - (April 2010 – August 2011) Calcasieu Parish School Board (Oct 2010-August 2010) – Clerk (Technology Help Desk) – Customer Service, Data Entry, telephone support, scan, fax, inventory tracking and stocking, generating work orders. Mcjunkin-Redman (April 2010 –June 2010) - Receptionist – customer service, filed, answered multi-line phones, and scanned. Mcjunkin-Redman, Galena Park, TX (February 2008 - June 2008) Sales Assistant / Expediter Sales Assisting - Assisted the sales staff with orders and customers. Enter orders and billed customers. Expediting – Made sure vendors and warehouse got orders out on schedule and kept customers updated on the progress of orders. Troubleshoot problems with orders and resolved them in a timely fashion. I also assisted in answering multi-line phone system. AmSpec Services, Galena Park, TX (September 2005- February 2007) Administrative Assistant /Cleaning Generated reports in Excel, invoiced, generated a 3 month revenue report, generated purchase orders, and ordered all supplies, inventory tracking, stocked inventory, generated employees time sheets, received and distributed mail, all general administrative duties, multi-lined phone system, customer service, bookkeeping, data entry, and cleaned office after hours. References available upon request  less

    administrative-support copy-editing data-backup google-searching helpdesk-support internet-research transcription invoicing virtual-assistant organizational-development 00 more less
    • $8.90 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.8
    • 1863 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 2 TESTS
  • Virtual Assistant/ Article Writer/ Web Researcher

    Are you looking for a qualified virtual assistant who also has great writing and web researching skills? Or perhaps quality content for your website or a product description that sells? Well, look no further. Hi, my name is Mariane, 21 … more

    Are you looking for a qualified virtual assistant who also has great writing and web researching skills? Or perhaps quality content for your website or a product description that sells? Well, look no further. Hi, my name is Mariane, 21 and a virtual administrative support professional offering versatile writing and management skills and proficiency in Data Entry, Web Research, MS Office Programs, Calendar Scheduling, E-mail Management and File Organization. And my guarantee is this: Give me a task and I will do all my best to help you and promise you with rockstar results especially if they are of the following categories: 1. General/Medical/Product Description writing, editing and proofreading. As a Nurse, my knowledge and skills especially in the medical field and with my fluency in written and conversational English, I can provide you high-quality written outputs in the form of books, research papers, articles and etc. I also have experience in writing Product Descriptions. 2. Web research/Data Entry/Medical Transcription. With my resourcefulness, excellent computer skills, familiarity with medical terms and over 60 wpm typing speed, I can give you a proficient and accurate final data in the least amount of time possible. 3. Calendar Scheduling/Email Management/File organization. I am a strong planner and problem solver. I believe these are the qualities of a great virtual assistant to handle multiple tasks, prioritize them and finish them even on tight deadlines without compromising quality. I am a dedicated and motivated hard worker and will prove that I do deserve that title. It’s my life’s goal to continuously strive for excellence and give my all every time. Thus, it will be a great pleasure to share and enhance my skills with you and to be of great help for your company.  less

    article-writing typing transcription microsoft-office freelance-marketing english-proofreading copy-editing virtual-assistant 00 more less
    • $5.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.9
    • 145 HOURS
    • PHILIPPINES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 4 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 2 TESTS
  • Professional Transcriptionist and Editor

    I'm a professional transcriptionist with several years of experience in the transcribing field in a number of subject areas. I produce high quality, accurate transcriptions with fast turn around times for my clients. In addition to my transcription work … more

    I'm a professional transcriptionist with several years of experience in the transcribing field in a number of subject areas. I produce high quality, accurate transcriptions with fast turn around times for my clients. In addition to my transcription work, am a Cambridge CELTA certified English teacher with academic editing and tutoring experience at the university level. I have extensive experience with accurately interpreting diverse international accents of all English levels and covering complex technical, industrial, financial and business related subject matter for several major publications. I have also completed transcriptions for the purposes of academic research on a number of different topics. What I like most about transcribing is the opportunity it affords me to increase my knowledge of different subject areas as I work, so I am always happy to take on new and different projects! All work is 100% transcribed, proof read and edited by me, never outsourced, delegated or machine transcribed. I research all unfamiliar terminology to ensure a high level of accuracy. All work is confidential and I am happy to sign a non disclosure agreement, should your require one. Jobs up to 1 hour of good quality audio can be completed within 24 hours (or less). I am always available and happy to work with you to meet your deadlines. I am confident I will be able to help you complete your project to a very high standard and look forward to working with you soon! **To ensure confidentiality and privacy, I do not use client work as portfolio samples. If you would like to verify the quality of my work, please request a 1-2 min sample before awarding the job.**  less

    transcription academic-writing content-writing proofreading editing copy-editing 00 more less
    • $17.00 HOURLY RATE
    • NO FEEDBACK GIVEN
    • 0 HOURS
    • CANADA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 3 TESTS
  • English Editor/Copywriter and Technical Writer

    I am an experienced writer and editor. I am an electrical engineer by trade and an English teacher by profession. I'm able to write or edit English language documents with a technical nature or in general. I have excellent … more

    I am an experienced writer and editor. I am an electrical engineer by trade and an English teacher by profession. I'm able to write or edit English language documents with a technical nature or in general. I have excellent grammar and can easily adapt my writing style to suit your needs. Native speaker of the American English vernacular.  less

    editing technical-writing copywriting copy-editing article-writing writing-slang-style 00 more less
    • $30.00 HOURLY RATE
    • NO FEEDBACK GIVEN
    • 0 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 7 TESTS
  • Creative, Accurate Editor, Proofreader and Writer

    I focus on proofreading and copy editing both fiction and non-fiction writing, including website copy, academic papers, educational materials, and book manuscripts. Many of my clients are non-native English speakers and writers who need someone to "translate" their writing so … more

    I focus on proofreading and copy editing both fiction and non-fiction writing, including website copy, academic papers, educational materials, and book manuscripts. Many of my clients are non-native English speakers and writers who need someone to "translate" their writing so that it is correct, accurate and can be easily understood by readers.  less

    proofreading editing copywriting copy-editing research-papers internet-research transcription data-entry microsoft-word microsoft-excel administrative-support photo-editing article-writing 00 more less
    • $16.67 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 30 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 2 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 16 TESTS
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