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Professional Proofreaders & Copy Editors

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Post your proofreading and grammar-checking project on oDesk and hire proof readers and book editors with excellent grammar skills. You will also find professionals who have experience with proofreading software (like grammar and plagiarism checkers) and editing tools (like Microsoft Word’s “track changes” feature) to check the spelling, grammar and vocabulary of your documents. With accuracy and attention to detail, they can proofread business proposals, marketing materials and tech reports; review your articles, blog or website content; or correct book translations and audio transcriptions.

Proofreading is the process of reading through an electronic copy (or galley proof) of a piece of written work to detect and correct errors before it is published. On oDesk, the world’s largest online workplace, you will find native English speakers and proofreaders familiar with editing marks and the APA, MLA, Harvard and Chicago style guidelines to provide you with professional editing, grammar checking and proofreading services.

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Proofreading Job Cost Overview

Typical total cost of oDesk Proofreading projects based on completed and fixed-price jobs.

oDesk Proofreading Jobs Completed Quarterly

On average, 1,682 Proofreading projects are completed every quarter on oDesk.

1,682

Time to Complete oDesk Proofreading Jobs

Time needed to complete a Proofreading project on oDesk.

Average Proofreading Freelancer Feedback Score

Proofreading oDesk freelancers typically receive a client rating of 4.77.

4.77

Last updated: February 1, 2015

  • RN An experienced writer specifically to creative, content, medical and technical writing. Proofreader and editor. English proficient, both oral and written. Do provide high quality customer care and service. With good computer skills: fast typing speed, experienced to microsoft excel and word Internet researcher

    article-writing content-writing blog-writing data-entry customer-service transcription microsoft-excel proofreading medical-transcription translation-english-filipino 00 more less
    • $10.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 109 HOURS
    • PHILIPPINES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 5 TESTS
  • Experienced Administrative Assistant with Excellent Clerical Skills

    I would like to find job assignments that will utilize my extensive clerical skills. I am detail oriented, a self starter, and very conscientious about my job performance.

    microsoft-word microsoft-excel editing proofreading 00 more less
    • $6.67 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.9
    • 2 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 4 TESTS
  • Science writer

    I am looking to broaden my portfolio and would like to occupy more of my time with projects in a variety of disciplines. Although I have yet to complete my bachelor's degree, I've educated myself in physiology and … more

    I am looking to broaden my portfolio and would like to occupy more of my time with projects in a variety of disciplines. Although I have yet to complete my bachelor's degree, I've educated myself in physiology and nutrition while working in the health care industry and remain on a scholastic path. I have technical knowledge in various branches of biology, and aim to utilize my research in the production of original content, fiction and otherwise.  less

    content-writing article-writing creative-writing medical-writing travel-writing internet-research transcription proofreading 00 more less
    • $6.17 HOURLY RATE
    • NO FEEDBACK GIVEN
    • 0 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 6 TESTS
  • 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

    transcription proofreading copy-editing microsoft-word microsoft-powerpoint lesson-plan-writing blog-writing content-writing administrative-support customer-service 00 more less
    • $18.89 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 42 HOURS
    • AUSTRALIA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 1 PORTFOLIO ITEM
    • 6 TESTS
  • Translator/Reviewer/Quality Control

    Over 10 years experiences, I am in charge of planning and coordinating all activities of the localization project, ensuring the quality of localization and glossary collection works, participating in the improvement and localization to Khmer of Open Source Software, ensuring … more

    Over 10 years experiences, I am in charge of planning and coordinating all activities of the localization project, ensuring the quality of localization and glossary collection works, participating in the improvement and localization to Khmer of Open Source Software, ensuring the translation from English to Khmer messages included in different Open Source computer programs, a well as translating of documentations for those programs and develop training materials. He also ensures the correct localization of multimedia applications and manual for the education system. He has also been trained and has produced training materials of the use of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) in Khmer and has used them to train CSO and government staff. I am also a localization coordinator, implemented of Khmer Software Initiative Project of the Open Institute- which is mainly involving in planning and coordinating all activities of the localization project, ensuring the quality of localization and glossary collection works, participating in the improvement and localization to Khmer of Open Source Software, ensuring the translation from English to Khmer messages included in different Open Source computer programs such as office suite (Open Office, LibreOffice), operating system (openSUSE, Ubuntu), desktop environment (KDE, GNOME), content management system (Moodle, Drupal), web browser (Firefox), e-mail client (Thunderbird), IVR systems -Kazoo, Verboice and Ushahidi platform and translating of documentations for those programs and develop training materials and also ensuring the correct localization of multimedia applications and manual for education system. Beside this responsibilities, he translates some kinds of technological and pedagogical documentations. I also have experiences in developing training materials and provide training to government officials and NGOs staff.  less

    project-management localization computer-maintenance translation open-office proofreading document-review gis 00 more less
    • $11.11 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 71 HOURS
    • CAMBODIA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 2 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 2 TESTS
  • Translation (English-Russian, English-Ukrainian), web-testing

    I am native Russian and Ukrainian speaker, have advanced level in English and Master's Degree in Economics. My competences: English-Russian, English-Ukrainian translation (different topics - economix, IT, content of web sites, literature), also I am interested in web-sites testing, developing … more

    I am native Russian and Ukrainian speaker, have advanced level in English and Master's Degree in Economics. My competences: English-Russian, English-Ukrainian translation (different topics - economix, IT, content of web sites, literature), also I am interested in web-sites testing, developing test documentation (test cases, checklists, and bug reports). I am begginer in freelancing but I consider myself to be open-minded, responsible, highly motivated and eager to learn and I am seeking opportunity to make high-quality job.  less

    translation-english-russian translation-english-ukrainian web-testing proofreading 00 more less
    • $5.00 HOURLY RATE
    • NO FEEDBACK GIVEN
    • 0 HOURS
    • UKRAINE
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 6 TESTS
  • Web Developer ( PHP / JavaScript / jQuery / MySQL / PostgreSQL )

    My overall experience in software development is about 8 years. I have experience in WMS/ERP software development, its rapid deployment and a Web Development, including "high availability" projects. My last "high availability"/"high load" web project (PPC advertising network … more

    My overall experience in software development is about 8 years. I have experience in WMS/ERP software development, its rapid deployment and a Web Development, including "high availability" projects. My last "high availability"/"high load" web project (PPC advertising network) handles about 1.5 bln requests per 24h and has 36 servers. Mostly I specialize in backend development using C/C++ (Linux OS), PHP, MySQL, PostgreSQL, Oracle DB but I would highly accept frontend development jobs. My first business rule is to make my customer happy and I'm always open to challenging tasks and a new long-term business relationships.. I am new here as a freelancer, and very keen on building a portfolio of work. I would appreciate any opportunities of work.  less

    php c css html project-management translation-english-russian russian proofreading mysql postgresql 00 more less
    • $22.22 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 42 HOURS
    • RUSSIA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 4 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

    data-entry proofreading html adobe-photoshop ftp image-editing copy-editing cpanel wordpress blog-writing seo social-bookmarking web-design link-building google-analytics google-adsense crm hootsuite technical-writing dropbox-api 00 more less
    • $8.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 4203 HOURS
    • PHILIPPINES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 6 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 3 TESTS
    GROUPS:
  • Excel/Admin/VA/PPT presentations/OpenOffice/ MailMerge/Java/HTML/CSS

    Hi! I have been working as a freelancer in oDesk for the last 5 years. I worked with lot of clients and learned so many things in my journey. I always take pride in what I do and I am … more

    Hi! I have been working as a freelancer in oDesk for the last 5 years. I worked with lot of clients and learned so many things in my journey. I always take pride in what I do and I am very reliable, responsible with good organizing skills and always meet my deadlines with no exceptions. Thanks for stopping by! ****************************************************************************** - Sun Certified Java Programmer - Creating fillable forms in Word and converting them to PDF - Admin, Virtual Assistant, Proof reading, Executive Assistant - GUI Applications using Java Swing. - Simple websites using wix - MS Office and Open Office Suite - Excel Graphs - Macros - Master documents in Word/OO Writer - Designing Logo's. - Web Research - Mail Merge - Mailing Labels - Excel Templates, VLOOKUP, removing Duplicates - PowerPoint presentations. - HTML , CSS - Xenu Link Sleuth for broken links, finding available domains **************************************************************************************** To obtain a job where my exceptional Technical and Analytical knowledge can be used. I want to establish a career as a Virtual assistant and Office admin. My goal is to provide my clients 100% quality work with honesty, hard work and by maintaining a good relationship with them. I want to be a contractor that employers find dependable and reliable.  less

    microsoft-word html logo-design microsoft-powerpoint css proofreading open-office microsoft-access 00 more less
    • $22.22 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 1524 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 34 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 9 TESTS
  • English-Indonesian Translator/Editor, App Localization Specialist

    Good morning/afternoon/evening, everyone :) How do you want to get your message across? I would love to utilize my English and Indonesian skills to help you on your projects, whether it's translating, editing, proofreading, anything to do with … more

    Good morning/afternoon/evening, everyone :) How do you want to get your message across? I would love to utilize my English and Indonesian skills to help you on your projects, whether it's translating, editing, proofreading, anything to do with books, articles, websites, mobile applications, and quite possibly any written stuff. I started by doing translation, editing and proofreading work for my college professors and now you can say I'm addicted! It's a fun job that still allows me to grow and learn every day. While I have experience in writing, I find that I'm most productive in an editing role. It's every freelancer's dream to get great reviews on their work, so I can only hope you'll give me a chance to prove my worth. Do not ever hesitate to browse the reviews on my profile page :) Cheers, Dinna  less

    translation-english-indonesian translation-indonesian-english proofreading editing recruiting project-management localization 00 more less
    • $16.67 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.8
    • 331 HOURS
    • INDONESIA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 2 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 5 TESTS
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