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Post your professional editing job on oDesk and find editors and writers with excellent grammar skills and content editing experience to check the grammar and syntax of your work, propose new ideas to integrate into your original concept, and improve the formatting, style and accuracy of your content. They can also edit and proofread magazine articles; clean up books; check and improve school essays or academic papers; and edit training guides, student workbooks or online courses.

Editing is the process of organizing, correcting and modifying an author’s original idea in order to produce a consistent and complete work. On oDesk, the world’s largest online workplace, you’ll find content editors, copywriters and book editors to read through and correct your topic-specific web content or books, or post-editors and proofreaders who can review machine-translated text on your behalf.

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Average Editing Freelancer Feedback Score

Editing oDesk freelancers typically receive a client rating of 4.74.

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Last updated: April 1, 2014

  • Technical Writing and Transcription

    My career goal is to attain a consistent supply of contract jobs utilizing my skills as a speed typer, editor, article writer, and website columnist. Additionally, I'm available for any kind of jobs regarding sales, retail, and order processing … more

    My career goal is to attain a consistent supply of contract jobs utilizing my skills as a speed typer, editor, article writer, and website columnist. Additionally, I'm available for any kind of jobs regarding sales, retail, and order processing. My experience in many customer service jobs both online and "in real life" give me the people skills needed to be an effective lead for employment types such as call centers and order processing. I received a 2-year degree from the London School of Journalism in editing and journalism in 2010, in addition to possessing 10+ years of experience writing for various websites in a variety of formats. Please get in touch with any job you'd like me to work on. I'm proficient in all years of Microsoft Word and Excel and can type well over a 100 wpm.  less

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    • $11.11 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 985 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 3 TESTS
  • Data Researcher/Photo Editor (Adobe Photoshop ver. CS5.1)

    To share my stock knowledge and continue to enhance my skills in different fields of learning. And excel in every work I've done enable to meet my employers work satisfaction. Work with less supervision and respect time. - Data entry … more

    To share my stock knowledge and continue to enhance my skills in different fields of learning. And excel in every work I've done enable to meet my employers work satisfaction. Work with less supervision and respect time. - Data entry, Web searching - Word Press - Social Media e.g. Facebook, Twitter - Microsoft Offices Application e.g. Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Movie maker and Picture manager. - Adobe photoshop  less

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    • $3.33 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.9
    • 6914 HOURS
    • PHILIPPINES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 3 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 4 TESTS
  • SEO, Content Writing, Data Entry, QC, Proofreading, Editing

    I have strong writing skills and strive to meet every challenge presented to me by an employer. I work well alone and on a team. I am detail oriented and consistently meet all deadlines presented to me. I am looking … more

    I have strong writing skills and strive to meet every challenge presented to me by an employer. I work well alone and on a team. I am detail oriented and consistently meet all deadlines presented to me. I am looking for a position that allows me the ability to use my writing, proofreading, data entry experience, and editing skills.  less

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    • $22.22 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 850 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 1 PORTFOLIO ITEM
    • 4 TESTS
  • Author

    I am a published novelist with a background in business consulting, business management, administrative management, business operations, and a wide variety of writing skills. I am a quality editor and proofreader and have worked with over 100 authors on their … more

    I am a published novelist with a background in business consulting, business management, administrative management, business operations, and a wide variety of writing skills. I am a quality editor and proofreader and have worked with over 100 authors on their manuscripts. I have a B.A. degree as a Social Scientist, three fields. My strengths are attention to detail, commitment and the ability to write in many different 'voices.' If you want someone willing to work hard for you and give you what you're looking for, I can do that. I give 100% to my work, always.  less

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    • $16.67 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 2069 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 13 TESTS
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  • Freelance Writer

    I am a talented writer looking for creative and technical writing projects. I have a B.A. in English which have given me skills in many kinds of writing, grammar usage, and all forms of editing. I am very skilled … more

    I am a talented writer looking for creative and technical writing projects. I have a B.A. in English which have given me skills in many kinds of writing, grammar usage, and all forms of editing. I am very skilled in creative writing as well as research writing. I can easily locate, read, and understand many different sources of various topics and write an articulate article. Writing SEO articles is one of the many types of articles I can generate. My grammar usage and understanding is excellent as well. Proofreading and editing practices are very familiar to me and use them fully in everything I professionally write.  less

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    • $4.44 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.2
    • 0 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 1 PORTFOLIO ITEM
    • 4 TESTS
  • Well Read Proofreading and Editing

    Professional proofreading and editing of documents, books, web pages, articles and manuals. If it needs to be proofread and edited, I'm your go-to person! No job is too small, be it one sentence or a full manuscript, you can … more

    Professional proofreading and editing of documents, books, web pages, articles and manuals. If it needs to be proofread and edited, I'm your go-to person! No job is too small, be it one sentence or a full manuscript, you can rest assured your information will come back to you thoroughly scoured for mistakes and ready for correction!  less

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    • $5.56 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 0 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 3 TESTS
  • Comprehensive Editing, Proofreading and Spinning Services

    My main focus is on editing. I have extensive experience in proofreading and editing for grammatical, syntax and spelling errors in written content and currently do so for a variety of clients. I have a firm grasp on rewriting articles … more

    My main focus is on editing. I have extensive experience in proofreading and editing for grammatical, syntax and spelling errors in written content and currently do so for a variety of clients. I have a firm grasp on rewriting articles in spin syntax, and have the ability to spin content either manually or through TBS software, depending on preference. Either way, I can assure it will be done with an outstanding degree of human readability. I also have experience in creating content based on web research within a rigid set of guidelines in SEO format for a high-profile client. Current projects include providing image moderation services for use in sponsored ad campaigns, as well as tagging objects within images with similar products in a variety of fashion-centric interactive web advertisements. Other noteworthy skills include a strong knowledge of AP guidelines within the context of titles. I have in-depth knowledge of: - Microsoft Word - Microsoft Excel - Adobe Photoshop - Adobe Lightroom - The Best Spinner Topics of expertise include photography, technology, graphic design, fiber crafts, and parenting.  less

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    • $14.44 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 2579 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 1 PORTFOLIO ITEM
    • 7 TESTS
  • Proofreader and Detail Editor

    Above all, I aim beyond merely making people happy with the services I provide -- my goal is to make them genuinely excited about the finished product, and I will continue to work with them until that happens. I am a … more

    Above all, I aim beyond merely making people happy with the services I provide -- my goal is to make them genuinely excited about the finished product, and I will continue to work with them until that happens. I am a communications and detail editor specializing in magazines, books, and articles (online or in print). My Linguistics major, in addition to a major in Japanese with specializations in translation and stylistics and discourse analysis, caters to translation work and extremely careful attention to detail. I have achieved numerous writing awards, and more than 30 pieces of my own writing have been published by various sources (including but not limited to the Minnesota Society for Poetry and WritersWeekly, the world's largest freelance ezine).  less

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    • $16.67 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 126 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 3 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 9 TESTS
  • Certified Public Accountant/Internet Marketer/Freelance Writer

    Over the last 20 years, I have worked with several multi-national companies and was able to harness my core competencies in the field of Accounting and Finance. I have handled Managerial positions, supervised the work of an average of 10 … more

    Over the last 20 years, I have worked with several multi-national companies and was able to harness my core competencies in the field of Accounting and Finance. I have handled Managerial positions, supervised the work of an average of 10 office personnel and have developed a strong ability to deal with all kinds of people in all levels of organization. I have established my own businesses over the years, making use of the knowledge and experienced that I have learned in the Corporate world. Aside from accounting, finance and treasury functions, I have had the opportunity to develop my skills in the following area: 1. Travel Agency (booking, reservations, marketing and customer service) 2. Internet Marketing (blogging, article writing) 3. Real Estate (generating leads, organizing events and seminars)  less

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    • $11.11 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.9
    • 85 HOURS
    • PHILIPPINES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 3 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 13 TESTS
  • Facebook Manager

    I have been a community specialist (Community Game Master) for two game titles in the Philippines (Bandmaster Philippines and Audition Dance Battle Philippines) from November 2010 to October 2011. I am responsible for moderating and promoting the Facebook and Twitter … more

    I have been a community specialist (Community Game Master) for two game titles in the Philippines (Bandmaster Philippines and Audition Dance Battle Philippines) from November 2010 to October 2011. I am responsible for moderating and promoting the Facebook and Twitter pages. I also had a fanpage before but was needed to be deactivated since I'm not affiliated with the company anymore. I also do articles for these gaming websites. Please see the links for reference: https://www.facebook.com/AuditionDanceBattlePhilippines https://www.facebook.com/bandmasterph http://clubaudition.e-games.com.ph I also worked as a Marketing Manager for Softnyx Philippines Inc. which develops and distributes online games like Gunbound and Rakion globally. http://www.softnyx.co.kr http://www.softnyx.ph  less

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    • $5.56 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.7
    • 43 HOURS
    • PHILIPPINES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 9 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 4 TESTS
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