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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, 548 Copy Editing projects are completed every quarter on oDesk.

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Average Copy Editing Freelancer Feedback Score

Copy Editing oDesk freelancers typically receive a client rating of 4.79.

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Last updated: March 1, 2015

  • Virtual Assistant and CSR

    I am looking forward to gain more experiences and work on an organize management related to my skills and field on a good oppurtunity given.

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    • $4.44 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 1128 HOURS
    • PHILIPPINES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 1 PORTFOLIO ITEM
    • 3 TESTS
    ASSOCIATED WITH:
  • Graphic Designer / Content Writer

    I work fast without compromise to quality. 8 years combined experience in Graphic Design and Content Writing. 5 years combined experience in Technical Support and Customer Service. Skilled with relevant experience in: Advertising, Public Relations, Creative Writing, Proofreading and Editing … more

    I work fast without compromise to quality. 8 years combined experience in Graphic Design and Content Writing. 5 years combined experience in Technical Support and Customer Service. Skilled with relevant experience in: Advertising, Public Relations, Creative Writing, Proofreading and Editing Currently interested in: Music, Voice Acting, JavaScript, PHP and SQL Programming. Finished Bachelor's Degree in Communications Major in Advertising.  less

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    • $6.67 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 3004 HOURS
    • PHILIPPINES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 6 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 17 TESTS
  • Certified Administrative Professional/Hotelier/VA/Researcher/Team Lead

    • To secure a position where by hard work, dedication and the ability to acquire new skills will advantage any company I work for. • To secure a position where my qualities of a fast learner and the ability to take on new challenges can be used. • To secure employment utilizing my experience and people skills.

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    • $6.67 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 1025 HOURS
    • PHILIPPINES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 2 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 2 TESTS
  • Teacher/Editor Red

    I've worked my fair share of odd jobs, but my tendencies were leaning towards the English language- from having worked for General Motors(it was through a contact center) for almost two years, to actually teaching the language to … more

    I've worked my fair share of odd jobs, but my tendencies were leaning towards the English language- from having worked for General Motors(it was through a contact center) for almost two years, to actually teaching the language to Korean children.  less

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    • $3.50 HOURLY RATE
    • NO FEEDBACK GIVEN
    • 2521 HOURS
    • PHILIPPINES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 3 TESTS
  • Grammar Wiz | Proficient, Reliable Proofreader | Word Processing Maven

    Thank you for visiting my profile page! ツ I offer dependable, first-rate services to clients who need an English-language and/or word-processing expert. O B J E C T I V E My primary objective is to land a job … more

    Thank you for visiting my profile page! ツ I offer dependable, first-rate services to clients who need an English-language and/or word-processing expert. O B J E C T I V E My primary objective is to land a job that can provide a challenging opportunity for me to contribute to the progress of the company for which I will be working. I am driven to succeed, with a passion for learning new skills and applying those I already have to help both myself and my clients achieve success. S K I L L S I have an excellent command of written English (both American and British). A stickler for proper grammar, I can thoroughly proofread and edit a variety of written works: academic papers, technical and legal documents, website content, essays, short stories, and novels. I write with clarity, coherence, and conciseness. I am also a fervent reader. My skills include: ✏ A solid grasp of English grammar, punctuation, mechanics, spelling, word usage, and sentence structure ✏ Familiarity with various editorial styles and citation formats, including Oxford, Associated Press, Chicago, APA, MLA, and Harvard ✏ Analytic problem solving ✏ A functional knowledge of manuscript formatting for CreateSpace ✏ Top-notch content (SEO) and spintax writing ✏ Accurate transcription ✏ Accurate English-to-Tagalog and Tagalog-to-English translation ✏ An average typing speed of 65 wpm with at least 95% accuracy ✏ The ability to learn new skills quickly ✏ The ability to work as a member of a team ✏ The ability to work independently with little or no supervision W O R K E X P E R I E N C E In 2010, I worked as a customer service representative at Teleperformance Philippines and was one of the top performers in my team, garnering a 5/5 score in customer surveys throughout my four-month stint. For more than four years now, I have been making use of my gilt-edged editing and writing skills as a freelance line editor, proofreader, and website content creator. I have also done data entry, translation (Tagalog to English and vice versa), and transcription work.  less

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    • $17.50 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.9
    • 4299 HOURS
    • PHILIPPINES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 4 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 27 TESTS
  • Experienced English-Russian Translator

    25 Y. of F/Time Translations in Russian, MD Linguist, Books Published Translations from English, Italian and Spanish. I also do proofreading,editing and web research. I`m a native Russian speaker, a certified, experienced (20+), English/Spanish/Italian - Russian … more

    25 Y. of F/Time Translations in Russian, MD Linguist, Books Published Translations from English, Italian and Spanish. I also do proofreading,editing and web research. I`m a native Russian speaker, a certified, experienced (20+), English/Spanish/Italian - Russian translator with a strong marketing and advertising background, constantly living in Russia. Over the last 6 years I have been translating books for well known Russian publishing houses AST Moscow and DEKOM (fiction, history, social and political essays). More than 20 books in my translation have been published by now. From time to time I do translations, editing and proofreading for foreign translation agencies (New- York- USA, Canada, Italy, Spain, etc.). I also have experience in advertising (5 y.), in writing articles for newspapers (5 y.), and in elite Italian furniture and design (2 y.). I`ve come to oDesk, because I`d like to gain new experience in translating, editing, proofreading and in online research.  less

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    • $25.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 1356 HOURS
    • RUSSIA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 20 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 14 TESTS
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  • Customer Support Expert, QuickBooks Specialist, Java Programmer

    After graduating in 2006, I have worked in the BPO industry providing technical support to hardware, networking, and accounting software clients in the United States. I have direct contact with customers of our clients helping them solve issues ranging from … more

    After graduating in 2006, I have worked in the BPO industry providing technical support to hardware, networking, and accounting software clients in the United States. I have direct contact with customers of our clients helping them solve issues ranging from simple computer operation to complex accounting software resolution. I am available to work every 10 am - 7 pm PST.  less

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    • $8.89 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 6834 HOURS
    • PHILIPPINES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 3 TESTS
    ASSOCIATED WITH:
  • Editor/Proofreader/Subject Matter Expert

    I have more than 25 years’ experience in both an editorial capacity and in various office environments and would make a good candidate for your position. These jobs have been as varied as media (newspapers, magazines and Internet), search engine … more

    I have more than 25 years’ experience in both an editorial capacity and in various office environments and would make a good candidate for your position. These jobs have been as varied as media (newspapers, magazines and Internet), search engine marketing (Microsoft and Google) and construction. These positions have required me to be very detail oriented and to manage multiple tasks simultaneously. Additionally, I also have a culinary arts degree and have worked as a chef.  less

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    • $20.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 6637 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 5 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 10 TESTS
  • Experienced Researcher, Proofreader, and Data Entry Professional

    Over the past five years, I have developed a wide range of experience with project management positions. I have had the opportunity to work on several projects that required data entry. I am seeking opportunities to build, or help to … more

    Over the past five years, I have developed a wide range of experience with project management positions. I have had the opportunity to work on several projects that required data entry. I am seeking opportunities to build, or help to, establish a company and to grow within the company. I am very responsible person and guarantee the completion of projects on time, if not sooner. If given an opportunity I can prove that I can deliver the quality of work that one may be looking for. My goal is to become successful in the online work environment. I am very driven and would appreciate any opportunity to demonstrate the work that I can do. Working from home enables me to be productive and obtain opportunities that are not available in my area.  less

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    • $16.67 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 2739 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 6 TESTS
  • Professional Editor, Writer, Content Manager

    I can work in any position that involves writing, proofreading, copy-editing, marketing or transcription. I am a native English speaker based in the Philippines. For the past four years, I have been working with Internet content and marketing. I am … more

    I can work in any position that involves writing, proofreading, copy-editing, marketing or transcription. I am a native English speaker based in the Philippines. For the past four years, I have been working with Internet content and marketing. I am a published writer and experienced editor. I have worked with Cosmopolitan Philippines, a local franchise of one of the biggest women's magazines in the world. I have also contributed to local print publications in the Philippines. Right now, as Senior Copy Editor, I am managing a team of writers for a NY-based website, FashionTimes.com. I have strong copy writing skills and basic knowledge of HTML. I am familiar with SEO and developing great content that gets good traffic. I have a keen eye for details and a very strong grasp of the English language.  less

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    • $16.67 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.6
    • 1108 HOURS
    • PHILIPPINES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 1 PORTFOLIO ITEM
    • 10 TESTS
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