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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, 681 Proofreading projects are completed every quarter on oDesk.

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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 4.79.

4.79

Last updated: April 1, 2014

  • Expert Transcriptionist, proofreader, editor and virtual assistant

    I have assisted companies to realize their data entry needs using word,excel e.t.c. over the past 7 years as a freelancer. Certified translator and transcriptionist, virtual assistant and proofreader. My area of specialty lies in help desk … more

    I have assisted companies to realize their data entry needs using word,excel e.t.c. over the past 7 years as a freelancer. Certified translator and transcriptionist, virtual assistant and proofreader. My area of specialty lies in help desk,user support,hardware and software problem detection and solving and network support,data bases:SQL,web application PHP in addition am a Microsoft certified professional.  less

    data-entry proofreading editorial-writing transcription 00 more less
    • $11.11 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.6
    • 262 HOURS
    • UKRAINE
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 5 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 4 TESTS
  • Android Developer | ASP.Net | Web Design | SEO | ORM | Senuke-X

    I graduated with a degree of BS in Computer Science. I have good debugging skills and have experience in the following: IDE: Microsoft Visual Studio 2010, Eclipse, Arduino Programming Languages: C, C++, Java, C#, XML, HTML, CSS3, Javascript, and PHP … more

    I graduated with a degree of BS in Computer Science. I have good debugging skills and have experience in the following: IDE: Microsoft Visual Studio 2010, Eclipse, Arduino Programming Languages: C, C++, Java, C#, XML, HTML, CSS3, Javascript, and PHP Database: MySql I have worked as a medical professional for two (2) years. I'm in to adventure that's why I engage myself in SEO, article spinning, proofreading, programming, web development, web design, and photography. I would like to impart my skill and dedication to future employers as an expression of my gratitude for being able to achieve such grace.  less

    article-spinning proofreading seo senuke-x 00 more less
    • $5.56 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.2
    • 893 HOURS
    • PHILIPPINES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 6 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 7 TESTS
  • Didar

    Over the last 20 plus years I have worked and gathered hands on experience on various IT job areas like software testing, SQA, Report Writing and Training, Technical and creative writing, project management, research analysis, web development, content writing, editing … more

    Over the last 20 plus years I have worked and gathered hands on experience on various IT job areas like software testing, SQA, Report Writing and Training, Technical and creative writing, project management, research analysis, web development, content writing, editing, proofreading, web maintenance and web mastering, etc. So, I am here now equipped with technical and creative writing, report and article writing, theses and academic writing, software testing and quality assurance, webpage design and development, content writing, editing, proofreading, webpage maintenance and web mastering, etc. to help you and your friends. I have a team of developers who can develop websites, Android games, flash games, give solutions to any IT problems in real time, online and offline, hour based or contract based, etc.  less

    web-content-management copy-editing proofreading web-design research-papers 00 more less
    • $11.11 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.4
    • 172 HOURS
    • BANGLADESH
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 3 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 5 TESTS
  • Translator, Editor, Web Researcher, App Tester, Recruiter, Transcriber

    Hi, everyone. My name is Dinna and I love working with language, be it translating, editing, proofreading, anything to do with books, articles, websites, mobile applications, and quite possibly any written stuff. I started this freelance journey by doing work … more

    Hi, everyone. My name is Dinna and I love working with language, be it translating, editing, proofreading, anything to do with books, articles, websites, mobile applications, and quite possibly any written stuff. I started this freelance journey by doing 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. 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 :) Cheers, Dinna  less

    translation-english-indonesian translation-indonesian-english internet-research proofreading editing transcription recruiting 00 more less
    • $14.44 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 39 HOURS
    • INDONESIA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 2 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 5 TESTS
  • Teacher/Writer/Businessprofessional

    My Objective is to accomplish all works and goals and a timely and complete fashion.

    proofreading 00 more less
    • $5.56 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.6
    • 13 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 3 TESTS
  • Translator/Reviewer

    With 10 years experiences 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 … more

    With 10 years experiences 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, a well as translating of documentations for those programs. Also, ensures the correct localization of multimedia applications and manual for the education system. The open source computer programs which I have been translating/reviewing are: Office Suite ( OpenOffice/LibreOffice), Operating System (openSUSE, Ubuntu), desktop environment (KDE, GNOME), content management system (Moodle, Drupal), Web Browser, E-mail Client , Multimedia Player (VLC). I also have been translating/reviewing many kinds of technological, pedagogical documentations and Research books. and currently I am also translating IVR systems -Kazoo, Verboice and Ushahidi platform. 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
    • 66 HOURS
    • CAMBODIA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 2 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 2 TESTS
  • Versatile storyteller, screenplay, screenwriter & concept writer

    My professional experience mainly related to media and show business. I have acted in almost 40 shows, 2 films, and hosted 4 television programs. My voice has been used in narrations and songs in all the works I was involved … more

    My professional experience mainly related to media and show business. I have acted in almost 40 shows, 2 films, and hosted 4 television programs. My voice has been used in narrations and songs in all the works I was involved in. I have also produced/wrote several minor works like video clips and infomercials. Professional freelance writing started in 2006/2007, where I have since wrote scripts and concepts for various episodes/programs for film productions. Other experiences include managing family business, and delve into the world of entrepreneurship. I have a new company that provides services in printing solutions and special-event management. I have strong passion is writing, anything to do with writing which expands my imagination, pushing my own limits, reading or looking at new things, typing words and challenge my intelligence. My opinions are free and unbias and I’m constantly searching for new ways to express myself. The works that I’m looking for in oDesk are mostly creative or technical writing (article, script & concept), transcription, translation, voice narration and proofreading. I’m also looking for a game developer companies to participate in gaming concepts, and book publishing companies to take part in the process of creating a book. My Quality Policy is; 1. To only apply to job posts that I can undertake with confidence. 2. Guarantee of accuracy in details and assurance of quality in content. 3. Deliver the works within the reasonable deadlines. 4. Constantly communicating and verifying all details of the works. 5. Put effort in researching what I do. 6. Flexibility to work independently or within a group of people.  less

    scripting creative-writing business-intelligence proofreading voice-talent technical-writing technical-documentation business-analysis project-management 00 more less
    • $20.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.9
    • 4146 HOURS
    • MALAYSIA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 2 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 17 TESTS
  • Joe Ballard

    • Accomplished Project Manager and technical leader with a strong portfolio of successes demonstrating proficiency in managing software and hardware development projects that delivered value by meeting customer objectives • Business Analyst Certified Professional (BACP) with experience in developing high level requirements … more

    • Accomplished Project Manager and technical leader with a strong portfolio of successes demonstrating proficiency in managing software and hardware development projects that delivered value by meeting customer objectives • Business Analyst Certified Professional (BACP) with experience in developing high level requirements plans and translating business issues into IT solutions with a proficiency in evolving and managing IT systems/service development. • ITIL V3 certification covering Service Strategy, Design, Transition and Operations • Excellent technical writing and editing skills with a portfolio of work that includes, sales training materials, functional and product requirements documents, use cases and QA test cases and scripts • Self-motivated, passionate, inquisitive, articulate and confident with the technical chops and business acumen to get the most value out of new technologies and applications  less

    proofreading copy-editing content-writing users-guide-writing technical-documentation technical-editing technical-writing project-management 00 more less
    • $44.44 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.8
    • 215 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 14 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 1 TEST
  • Video editor / administrative support expert

    I am responsible, detail oriented, able to work under pressure and for long hours in demanding conditions to ensure deadlines are met. I have a few years of expirience in video processing, typing and sales jobs. Also, I am proficient … more

    I am responsible, detail oriented, able to work under pressure and for long hours in demanding conditions to ensure deadlines are met. I have a few years of expirience in video processing, typing and sales jobs. Also, I am proficient with MS Powerpoint, MS Word, MS Excel, PDF and have good typing speed. I am looking for a challenging job that will give me the opportunity to work on interesting projects and to improve my skills.  less

    data-entry microsoft-word microsoft-excel web-design game-testing data-mining proofreading camtasia video-editing 00 more less
    • $6.67 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.9
    • 18 HOURS
    • SERBIA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 6 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 9 TESTS
  • Top-notch, Experienced and Professional Administrative Assistant

    I have over 20 years of experience in all areas of administration. I bring the skills and experience needed to help run your business. My skills include marketing techniques, PowerPoint presentations, exceptional written and oral communication skills, data entry, transcription … more

    I have over 20 years of experience in all areas of administration. I bring the skills and experience needed to help run your business. My skills include marketing techniques, PowerPoint presentations, exceptional written and oral communication skills, data entry, transcription, internet research, typing of 75 wpm, leadership and managerial experience. My objective is to help business owners and organizations that spend far too much time on the details and not nearly enough on activities that drive their bottom line.  less

    administrative-support spreadsheets presentations business-writing transcription business-proposal-writing proofreading supervisory-skills 00 more less
    • $5.56 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 10 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 5 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 5 TESTS
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