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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

  • Data Entry/Graphic, Logo Designer/Business Writer/Marketeer

    Over the past years I have developed many skills which are needed in the present day world. From my experience, the main difficulty faced by the employers when outsourcing is that the employers are not thinking according to the employee … more

    Over the past years I have developed many skills which are needed in the present day world. From my experience, the main difficulty faced by the employers when outsourcing is that the employers are not thinking according to the employee's thinking pattern. But over the recent years and through my job experience, I believe that I can deliver the best. I am an ICDL certified in Microsoft packages. My core is multi-disciplinary.  less

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    • $3.33 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 0 HOURS
    • SRI LANKA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 2 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 6 TESTS
  • Freelance/Consultant Writer/Editor

    You want something written well, concisely and clearly that conveys the proper message to your customer. You want a writer who has the technical, grammatical and creative expertise to tackle any project. I have over ten years experience in the … more

    You want something written well, concisely and clearly that conveys the proper message to your customer. You want a writer who has the technical, grammatical and creative expertise to tackle any project. I have over ten years experience in the IT industry as a technical writer, served as publications manager for literary journals and convention newsletters. I am also an aspiring novelist. I am an expert in the Microsoft Office Suite, Framemaker, InDesign and Visio. My web development skills include HTML, XML, CSS and Javascript. I also have extensive experience with process writing and government regulations, including SOX compliance.  less

    technical-writing technical-documentation microsoft-word microsoft-visio html adobe-robohelp copy-editing adobe-indesign ajax xml css xslt adobe-pagemaker adobe-dreamweaver 00 more less
    • $20.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 0 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 3 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 3 TESTS
  • Writer / SEO / Web Project Manager

    Greetings. My main area of expertise: 1. Creative // Technical // News // Magazine -writing 2. HTML Website - Apart from writing SEO friendly articles for your business, I can also unify those into a competitive and neat-looking HTML web site. Please feel free … more

    Greetings. My main area of expertise: 1. Creative // Technical // News // Magazine -writing 2. HTML Website - Apart from writing SEO friendly articles for your business, I can also unify those into a competitive and neat-looking HTML web site. Please feel free to submit a request for a free sample. Since I am new to this site, I am willing to initially provide some free work, and hopefully gain your respect. I have the understanding that free contractors and jobs available are both unique entities, especially when related to each other for optimal match. Therefore, my objective is also my clients' objective: I plan to invest everything I've got in every single project I'm involved. I am also very easy to work with and communicate (Skype - kanjimanji) Thank you for taking time to verify my credentials! Working hours: 9am - 9pm GMT+1 -Yuliyan  less

    image-editing image-processing photo-editing photo-manipulation creative-writing news-writing-style copy-editing proofreading information-design 00 more less
    • $11.11 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 0 HOURS
    • BULGARIA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 1 PORTFOLIO ITEM
    • 0 TESTS
  • Freelance web developer and content editor

    Experience in research projects in human-computer interaction, speech processing, computer vision processing, user-centric web development and software coding / testing in mixed-signal IC design. Heavily-involved in student media (print and video) throughout university.

    copy-editing software-testing content-writing website-development video-editing c++ technical-support php mysql linux-system-administration 00 more less
    • $20.00 HOURLY RATE
    • NO FEEDBACK GIVEN
    • 0 HOURS
    • INDIA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 6 TESTS
  • Writing articles Fitness,Weights,Diets,Games,Movies and more.

    Hello there, I can describe myself as a very positive and a hard working person at the same time. Sickening work ethic. Not giving up until the hirer is satisfied, simple as that. My main focus on oDesk.com is … more

    Hello there, I can describe myself as a very positive and a hard working person at the same time. Sickening work ethic. Not giving up until the hirer is satisfied, simple as that. My main focus on oDesk.com is developing unique and creative articles that will attract readers. The goal is providing useful information, at the same time being fun to read. I've been part of many articles and writing projects, more than 300 articles written in 2 months since I started working in December 2014. I'm specialized when it comes to writing about: FITNESS, WEIGHTLIFTING , HEALTH and HEALTHY LIVING SPORTS PERFORMANCE DIETS, GOOD AND BAD FOOD LIFESTYLE MUSIC MOVIES FASHION TECHNOLOGY CARS MARKETING Even if you want me to work for you on something that isn't mentioned here,you can contact me right away. I'm online 24/7 I have a faculty degree of financial management. 3 years. I'm specialized in accounting and statistical analysis. Currently working and studying JAVA, HTML AND CSS, C, C++ Go over my work below in the portfolio section. If you desire to know more about me and my workplace, Feel free to contact me anytime. Regards, Sasho  less

    article-writing blog-writing copy-editing copywriting 00 more less
    • $23.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 0 HOURS
    • MACEDONIA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 15 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 3 TESTS
  • 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

    data-entry email-technical-support technical-support customer-service customer-support java c++ html joomla web-design php internet-research accounting copy-editing 00 more less
    • $8.89 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 6829 HOURS
    • PHILIPPINES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 3 TESTS
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  • Former Newspaper Editor, 7 yrs Experience as a Proofreader/Copy Editor

    I am a professional editor with 6 years of experience working in the newsroom at a major U.S. newspaper, The Wall Street Journal. I have a BA in Journalism and Mass Media. I'm now working as a freelance … more

    I am a professional editor with 6 years of experience working in the newsroom at a major U.S. newspaper, The Wall Street Journal. I have a BA in Journalism and Mass Media. I'm now working as a freelance writer and editor based in the Bay Area. At WSJ, I edited and proofread articles for the newspaper and the website. I also managed blogs, curated the homepage, and worked on the iPad and Android apps. I specialize in quick, tight copyediting and a keen eye for grammar and style. I'm an expert at breaking down complex topics and revising clunky copy to make it flow, while maintaining the writer's voice.  less

    editing proofreading copy-editing journalism-writing wordpress microsoft-word copywriting web-content-management creative-writing fact-checking 00 more less
    • $29.50 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 140 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 2 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 2 TESTS
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