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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

  • Web Design and General Freelancer

    I am a native English-speaking trained information professional residing in the United States, with strong information retrieval ability, tech support and web design skills. I also have experience in graphic design. I am seeking new opportunities to use my skills … more

    I am a native English-speaking trained information professional residing in the United States, with strong information retrieval ability, tech support and web design skills. I also have experience in graphic design. I am seeking new opportunities to use my skills and abilities for the benefit of you or your business. I am proficient in Web page design, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Photoshop, Adobe Acrobat, Flash with ActionScript 2 and ActionScript 3, Microsoft Office 2003 and 2007, WordPerfect, LexisNexis, PowerPoint.  less

    html data-entry adobe-flash adobe-dreamweaver adobe-photoshop proofreading 00 more less
    • $22.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 551 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 8 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 9 TESTS
  • SEO expert / Academic Writer / Rewriter

    To be the leading SEO expert and help clients achieve their objectives. I have been doing SEO work for the last 3 years with various other sites. I have adequate knowledge that I have gained over the years. I have … more

    To be the leading SEO expert and help clients achieve their objectives. I have been doing SEO work for the last 3 years with various other sites. I have adequate knowledge that I have gained over the years. I have Extensive experience (5+ years) tutoring students in mathematics and physics (specializing in calculus, algebra, and mechanics), both in one-on-one and group settings.  less

    blog-writing editing research-papers ebook-design creative-writing proofreading 00 more less
    • $5.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 39 HOURS
    • KENYA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 1 PORTFOLIO ITEM
    • 4 TESTS
  • Very Experienced writing and translating pro with tech knowledge

    I have a university in Communication and Mass Media and a master degree in Political Communication and New Technology. I have been working as a journalist in various TV, radio stations and magazines in Greece and at the moment write … more

    I have a university in Communication and Mass Media and a master degree in Political Communication and New Technology. I have been working as a journalist in various TV, radio stations and magazines in Greece and at the moment write for a monthly fresh produce publication. My skills and knowledge include writing, translating and various technical skills like image and video editing, website developing (html/javascript/php/mysql,css), SEO etc. I am very familiar with computer/hardware terminology as well as programming, gambling etc. I am online most of the time and can even work during weekends. You can expect 100% high quality text either it is original or translations. I have excellent language skills in both English and Greek and a good knowledge of italian too.  less

    translation php report-writing android-app-development html proofreading translation-english-greek translation-greek-english translation-italian-english 00 more less
    • $12.50 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 120 HOURS
    • GREECE
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 5 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 8 TESTS
  • Articles Specialist and Web-developer.

    As a skilled wordsmith, I have the ability to provide my clients with clear, concise, and professional articles which are grammatical correct and error free. As an editor and proofreader, I seek to review sentence structure, and content to return … more

    As a skilled wordsmith, I have the ability to provide my clients with clear, concise, and professional articles which are grammatical correct and error free. As an editor and proofreader, I seek to review sentence structure, and content to return a well-written document free of errors. I am skilled at SEO writing with knowledge of keyword density and placement, aimed at helping myclients to obtain higher visibility on the internet. Also, I am an experienced researcher on the web--if it is out there, I can find it. Having graduated at a good time as well as having over four years experience in managing contents, I believe I am what you have been looking for to effectively handle your contents to your most desired specification. Here is a live link to one of my articles and work: http://www.grandma4help.com/QA/Blog/?p=220 I am a more versatile Freelancer who is able to handle so much more tasks. Be it the need for a written articles, Web-content managing, proofreading, editing, Transcribing, Editing, product describing, and so much more. You are sure your work is left in reliable handles and that the work will be provided within the appropriate time while maintaining the highest quality as needed. Besides my writing prowess, I am undertaking my Bachelors in Computer Science, majoring in Software Engineering from the Catholic University of East Africa. I am able to use the knowledge I am receiving to the benefit of your company and/or project.  less

    content-writing creative-writing proofreading wordpress web-content-management article-writing blog-writing website-development web-design translation-french-english 00 more less
    • $4.44 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.7
    • 123 HOURS
    • KENYA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 5 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 3 TESTS
  • oDesk TOP 5 Percent - Senior Web Developer

    Hello! Please feel free to contact me if you need me and I'll be more than happy to help! My hourly rates are negotiable and flexible, you're always welcome to negotiate with me. I'm not accepting any … more

    Hello! Please feel free to contact me if you need me and I'll be more than happy to help! My hourly rates are negotiable and flexible, you're always welcome to negotiate with me. I'm not accepting any fixed price projects at the moment, sorry! Also please DON'T: - Ask me to work outside of oDesk - Propose to pay me via Paypal, Wire, Skrill... The only way to hire and pay me is via oDesk please. I won't consider any other option. It's been 3 years now since I have began working on Odesk, I can honestly say that my experience here has helped my mental growth as gained experience in my specialty fields and also made me discover the limits yet the horizons of my skills. I have been a web developer for 4 years now. I specialise in Web development: Expert in HTML5/CSS3/PHP/MYSQL- Wordpress, Joomla, Drupal... etc I can also assist in: - Administration support and Projects management: I can be your virtual assistant or your projects manager thanks to my communication skills and ability to manage stress and organize people. I can help you with your different work requirements (sending emails, recruiting people, assigning roles, managing communications,...) - Writing and Translation - Writing: SEO, creative, press releases, news articles, blogs, wordpress... - Translation: translation from or to any of these languages: English, French And Arabic So instead of hiring 4 or 5 people, hire me and you'll get the whole package! :) Thank you!  less

    wordpress website-development web-design arabic translation french html css php seo web-content-management microsoft-word project-management proofreading symfony 00 more less
    • $22.22 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 4326 HOURS
    • TUNISIA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 1 PORTFOLIO ITEM
    • 12 TESTS
    GROUPS:
  • Researcher, Academic/technical writer, Data and Information Scientist

    As a PhD in Computer Science, I am an experienced researcher, academic writer and data and information scientist. Over the last 12 years I have gathered an extensive experience in practising and teaching the following computer science concepts: information retrieval … more

    As a PhD in Computer Science, I am an experienced researcher, academic writer and data and information scientist. Over the last 12 years I have gathered an extensive experience in practising and teaching the following computer science concepts: information retrieval, data mining, machine learning, database management systems using MySQL and Oracle, native XML databases using XML, DOM and SAX, web development techniques using (X)HMTL, DHTML, PHP, and MySQL, deploying web services and service oriented architectures, and tuning Apache web server for performance, security and caching. My core competency lies in academic research, data and information science, as well as writing, proofreading and editing of research papers and thesis of all academic levels. I am seeking opportunities to offer my rich professional and academic experience for the strategic growth and developmental needs of your business. My core research interests and strengths are as follows: - Focused information retrieval - Evaluation of focused and content-oriented XML retrieval - Entity retrieval and knowledge discovery - Data mining and big data analytics - Business intelligence and predictive analytics - Time-series data forecasting - Recommendation algorithms for social/news networking sites - Native XML databases, NoSQL and relational database systems - Web servers and web technologies - Web database applications and Internet programming - Web and enterprise security  less

    data-science data-analysis website-analytics internet-research xml-web-services nosql project-management research-papers scientific-writing technical-writing technical-editing proofreading 00 more less
    • $66.67 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 1351 HOURS
    • MACEDONIA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 3 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 5 TESTS
  • Author/Animator/Graphic&Web Designer

    I am a professional who will take the extra steps to insure that the deadlines are kept and that my clients are completely satisfied. I strive to develop long term associations with each client through hard work and quality designs. I keep myself up-to-date with the latest technologies, techniques, and industry standards.

    animation adobe-photoshop adobe-illustrator graphic-design adobe-dreamweaver adobe-flash adobe-indesign quarkxpress proofreading ghostwriting video-editing kindle-app-development 00 more less
    • $13.33 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.9
    • 36 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 1 PORTFOLIO ITEM
    • 2 TESTS
  • WEB PROJECT & COMMUNITY MANAGER, WRITER & ENGLISH/FRENCH TRANSLATOR

    Howdy! welcome to my profile and thanks to be willing to know a little bit more about me! Over these last 15 years of professional activities, I have worked with many companies and individuals online and offline in many fields … more

    Howdy! welcome to my profile and thanks to be willing to know a little bit more about me! Over these last 15 years of professional activities, I have worked with many companies and individuals online and offline in many fields: Web project management, Community management (Search Engine Optimization, Social Media Marketing, Search Engine Marketing, Email marketing), English/French Translation. I have also worked as web project manager for some companies and contributed to create the startup I-Strategis Networks and now I am the principal consultant and web project manager. My principal tools for this position are ActiveCollab, TeamBox and BaseCamp. I also use web-based collaborative tools for better efficiency in the publishing of documents in collaboration with partners and customers To complete web development tasks I use many languages such as XHTML, PHP, MySQL. I also worked with CMS like WORDPRESS, JOOMLA, OS COMMERCE, Claroline, B2Evolution and many others. I have also managed professional autoresponders (GetResponse, Aweber, phpList) for some companies and for my own purposes. In Social Media Marketing (SMM), I've managed several accounts of social medias and building Web marketing strategies are also part of my skills Analytics tools for web, as well as many other SEO tools online or offline do not have any secrets for me. Translation from English to french and vice-versa count in my debuts as professional. I've never left and my clients still continue running with me for that. My core competency lies in a complete end-end management of businesses for individuals and companies. I'm also seeking opportunities to share my experience by working with you for your business in the fields matching my skills. I dedicate myself to each task I am assigned in order to provide work that reflects quality and professionalism. Thanks for your patience and hopefully someday we'll collaborate together in a project of ours...  less

    mysql translation wordpress project-management email-marketing social-media-marketing joomla article-writing blog-commenting proofreading 00 more less
    • $16.67 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 4722 HOURS
    • FRANCE
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 10 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 13 TESTS
    GROUPS:
    ASSOCIATED WITH:
  • Administrative Tasks

    Interested to work in the project which can meet my skills. I love to work with the best and serve the best. It is also important for me not to waste your time. I just trust myself and interested to … more

    Interested to work in the project which can meet my skills. I love to work with the best and serve the best. It is also important for me not to waste your time. I just trust myself and interested to work with you. And if there is any confusion I am always available to hear from you.  less

    html internet-research data-entry css proofreading article-writing technical-writing virtual-assistant joomla 00 more less
    • $5.56 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.8
    • 47 HOURS
    • BANGLADESH
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 1 PORTFOLIO ITEM
    • 3 TESTS
    ASSOCIATED WITH:
  • The Magic Wand, Inc.

    My varied work and educational experiences are beneficial when I research and write on a number of interesting topics. The subjects in which I have considerable expertise include education, reading, computer science and information technology as well as general humanities … more

    My varied work and educational experiences are beneficial when I research and write on a number of interesting topics. The subjects in which I have considerable expertise include education, reading, computer science and information technology as well as general humanities, literature, and the arts. I enjoy adding to my knowledge and learning more as I complete assignments. I have considerable expertise in research as well as editing and proofreading. I am familiar with all the major citation formats. I look forward to working with you.  less

    technical-writing article-writing creative-writing editorial-writing essay-writing journalism-writing proofreading research-papers presentations adobe-dreamweaver administrative-support virtual-assistant internet-research google-searching e-learning teaching-english voice-talent public-speaking teaching-mathematics email-technical-support data-mining technical-documentation manual-testing software-testing performance-testing usability-testing functional-testing 00 more less
    • $15.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 302 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 5 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 14 TESTS
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