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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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oDesk Copy Editing Jobs Completed Quarterly

On average, 546 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 4.78.

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Last updated: February 1, 2015

  • 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

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    • $5.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.9
    • 145 HOURS
    • PHILIPPINES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 4 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 2 TESTS
  • 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
  • Data Entry Professional | WordPress Expert | Technical Writer

    My Role: Data Entry Professional - accuracy in details with fast turn-around time and 70wpm typing speed. WordPress Expert – WP installation, plugins installation, content management, pages creation, template modification, basic SEO, and website updates. Creative Writer - article, blog, essay, feature, press … more

    My Role: Data Entry Professional - accuracy in details with fast turn-around time and 70wpm typing speed. WordPress Expert – WP installation, plugins installation, content management, pages creation, template modification, basic SEO, and website updates. Creative Writer - article, blog, essay, feature, press release, web content, etc. with wide range of vocabulary. Proofreader - correct spelling, grammar, punctuation mark placement, and sentence construction. Image Editor - re-size, crop, color enhance, etc. with Adobe Photoshop. FTP Specialist - website setup/update. My Goal: To provide competitive and excellent service at reasonable cost.  less

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    • $8.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 4203 HOURS
    • PHILIPPINES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 6 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 3 TESTS
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  • Teacher graduate - majoring in English and Psychology

    Hi there, Thank you for reading my profile. I am a detailed and extremely thorough professional excelling in word-based tasks and general administration tasks. I specialize in high quality services that meet your deadlines with great accuracy. In my home … more

    Hi there, Thank you for reading my profile. I am a detailed and extremely thorough professional excelling in word-based tasks and general administration tasks. I specialize in high quality services that meet your deadlines with great accuracy. In my home office, I am equipped with a computer, scanner, and color printer. I provide proofreading, writing, editing, transcribing and/or any task that requires accuracy and precision. I also enjoy completing menial work at a high level of quality. I have recently graduated from university, with a Bachelor degree in Education (P-12), lower to upper (primary to secondary) schooling, specializing in Psychology and English. I have also worked at Safeway (Woolworths) for 6 years as a service cashier, and 3 years as a Store Services Officer, involving tasks of organizing payroll, maintenance of price changes, and being responsible for the handling of money and maintenance in the store safe. Expertise: - Proofreading - Copy editing - Writing - Transcribing - Data entry - Customer service - Familiar with Android, Mac and Windows platforms  less

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    • $18.89 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 42 HOURS
    • AUSTRALIA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 1 PORTFOLIO ITEM
    • 6 TESTS
  • Ryan Cockerham - Writer/Editor

    Having worked in freelance writing and editing for the past 6 years, I have to come realize that quality and expediency come hand in hand when determining the "success" of a writer. Each of my clients is given a realistic … more

    Having worked in freelance writing and editing for the past 6 years, I have to come realize that quality and expediency come hand in hand when determining the "success" of a writer. Each of my clients is given a realistic, concise overview of the fees they will be charged, the product they will receive, and the amount of time it will take to deliver the product to them.. I hope that my clients will benefit from my contributions to their own endeavors.  less

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    • $25.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 191 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 6 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 9 TESTS
  • Writer, Proofreader, and Transcriptionist

    My goal is to to use my skill and knowledge as a writer to contribute superior work while striving to continually refine and improve both the quality and TAT of my work. I have a B.A. in English from … more

    My goal is to to use my skill and knowledge as a writer to contribute superior work while striving to continually refine and improve both the quality and TAT of my work. I have a B.A. in English from Michigan State University and graduated with honors. I have written and directed short films with crews of up to 30. I am familiar writing copy, technical writing, composition and transcription of interviews, fiction and non-fiction prose, biographies, and screenplays. In my spare time I am hard at work writing my first novel and studying prose and composition as a craft. I am outgoing and highly interpersonal, knowing that communication is essential in fast-paced work environments. As a creative writer, I put a premium on concept and the ability to draw readers in as succinctly as possible. My linkedin profile for more information: http://www.linkedin.com/pub/taylor-normington/56/292/118  less

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    • $16.67 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.5
    • 0 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 3 TESTS
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