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

oDesk Copy Editing Jobs Completed Quarterly

On average, 548 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 4.79.

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Last updated: March 1, 2015

  • Editing, proofreading and content creation

    A proofreader, editor and content writer with excellent UK English capabilities. Creative and confident translation of texts from German to English, transcription and ghost writing also offered. My talents lie in helping you showcase yours! As a qualified coach and … more

    A proofreader, editor and content writer with excellent UK English capabilities. Creative and confident translation of texts from German to English, transcription and ghost writing also offered. My talents lie in helping you showcase yours! As a qualified coach and teacher, my aim is to help bring out the best in your content to leave you free to concentrate on what you do best. Experienced in creating online content from 250-750 words, editing and restructuring texts for maximum impact, plus email and social marketing. Also skilled in a wide range of office, database and image processing software. Now looking for challenging and engaging projects to enhance my online portfolio.  less

    proofreading copy-editing translation-german-english content-writing copywriting article-writing newsletter-writing blog-writing project-management usability-testing 00 more less
    • $16.67 HOURLY RATE
    • NO FEEDBACK GIVEN
    • 2 HOURS
    • UNITED KINGDOM
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 9 TESTS
  • Writer and English Professor

    I have taught English composition, grammar, and ESL at the college level for the past three years. I currently teach at Goodwin College and Manchester Community College. I blog about baseball at www.gardygoesyardy.com

    academic-writing blog-writing essay-writing press-release-writing editorial-writing content-writing lesson-plan-writing newsletter-writing ebay-listing-writing copy-editing 00 more less
    • $10.00 HOURLY RATE
    • NO FEEDBACK GIVEN
    • 0 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 2 TESTS
  • Web Researcher/MS Excel,Article Writer,PDF

    For 2 fruitful years, I had an excellent performance in TEACHING MS WORD MS EXCEL, MS POWERPOINT. I worked as the SCHOOL PRINCIPAL where I managed 10 teachers.Since I'm an EDUCATOR, WEB RESEARCH is one of my tools … more

    For 2 fruitful years, I had an excellent performance in TEACHING MS WORD MS EXCEL, MS POWERPOINT. I worked as the SCHOOL PRINCIPAL where I managed 10 teachers.Since I'm an EDUCATOR, WEB RESEARCH is one of my tools to be productive in imparting knowledge, skills and abilities. I aim an EXCELLENT PERFORMANCE with dedication to job,measure time accurately and can follow instructions easily.  less

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    • $4.00 HOURLY RATE
    • NO FEEDBACK GIVEN
    • 0 HOURS
    • PHILIPPINES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 7 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 3 TESTS
  • Expert Graphic Designer / Illustrator / Writer

    Please view my online portfolio at www.KristenWatterson.com I'm a professional graphic designer and illustrator with over 15 years of experience in the advertising and design industry. I specialize in graphics for print and web media. I am … more

    Please view my online portfolio at www.KristenWatterson.com I'm a professional graphic designer and illustrator with over 15 years of experience in the advertising and design industry. I specialize in graphics for print and web media. I am a skilled illustrator and often create original hand-drawn characters and lettering for logos. I can create any type of graphic from vector to raster depending on the need of the project. I'm an expert with Adobe CS including Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, and Dreamweaver. I can also customize existing Wordpress themes, and update Wordpress sites. I've always done freelance work, however my last position was the Creative Director at pr loop, an advertising agency (I only left the position due to a move out of state). I have experience with a wide variety of projects including logos, magazines, brochures, banners, tee shirts, custom fonts, web advertising, billboards, product packaging, brand identity, trade show displays, copy writing and editing, vehicle wraps, mascot costume design and creation, and much more. If it can be printed, I can create it!  less

    illustration graphic-design font-development wordpress digital-painting cartooning calligraphy advertising copywriting copy-editing 00 more less
    • $50.00 HOURLY RATE
    • NO FEEDBACK GIVEN
    • 0 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 5 TESTS
  • Expert Quality Assurance

    I have 7+ years in the QA field. I have solid experience with testing of web application, mobile applications, ERP systems, embedded software. I am positive, energetic, initiative, open-hearted and self-confident person. I have strong ability to prioritize tasks. I … more

    I have 7+ years in the QA field. I have solid experience with testing of web application, mobile applications, ERP systems, embedded software. I am positive, energetic, initiative, open-hearted and self-confident person. I have strong ability to prioritize tasks. I am very strong at manual testing. I have very strong logical thinking as well as “out of the box” thinking, high motivation to get maximum results. Excellent communication skills, ability to work independent on my own as well as team-work orientation towards achieving top results. I have a certificate ISTQB - Foundation Level - License number 14-CTFL-1051-SEETB. I have full-time job at the moment and I am looking for extra work to consolidate the knowledge that I have, and to gain new knowledge.  less

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    • $8.89 HOURLY RATE
    • NO FEEDBACK GIVEN
    • 0 HOURS
    • BULGARIA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 5 TESTS
  • Your Favorite Writer, Editor, and Translator

    To quote John Travolta, the greatest outsourcer of all time, "I'm the one that you want, the one that you gotta have!" If you are looking for an extremely versatile and professional writer, translator (from Hebrew to English), editor … more

    To quote John Travolta, the greatest outsourcer of all time, "I'm the one that you want, the one that you gotta have!" If you are looking for an extremely versatile and professional writer, translator (from Hebrew to English), editor, or proofreader - you have found her right here. During the past 15 years, I have built up a wealth of experience in all of the above fields. My long and impressive resume includes writing, editing, and translating in the fields of finance, journalism, philosophy, fundraising, business correspondence, and more. I have also written for magazines, ghost-written books, and I can write fiction and non-fiction on demand. I have acquired a good working knowledge of the AP Rules of Journalism and the Chicago Manual of Style. I have learned how to use MS Word and I have picked up other programs for uploading material on to the Net very easily. So - just to introduce myself to you once again - if you want a dedicated thorough worker, who likes to get the job done, in time, and will see it through to the end - I'm right here! So just click that "Interview" button and give me a chance ...  less

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    • $16.67 HOURLY RATE
    • 3.9
    • 52 HOURS
    • ISRAEL
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 5 TESTS
  • Editor & Book Healer

    You've got a story to tell and wisdom to share, and you want to ensure that what you put out is the very best it can be - a quality product, free of errors, and perfectly poised to open even … more

    You've got a story to tell and wisdom to share, and you want to ensure that what you put out is the very best it can be - a quality product, free of errors, and perfectly poised to open even more doors for you. Let me be an extra set of eyes to find the misspellings, the stray commas, the grammar no-nos, the signs of wonkiness, and the oopsies. What you get: 1. A draft of your book back in Word with tracked changes 2. Tiny, happy suggestions packed with the potential to make all of your future work better 3. Fixes for misspellings, stray commas, changes in tone, awkward sentences, and sad grammar Why I'm the perfect person for you: 1. I'm a writer, so I know the frustrations that can come with the gig. But I also know that incredible feeling you get when you launch. 2. I've been professionally proofreading for years, and I do it with joy. 3. I genuinely want to help you achieve what you're capable of. (And yes, I ended that sentence with a preposition. I make it a point to know the rules, even if I choose to break them from time to time!) 4. My degree is in English, and it's from one of the top 50 universities in America. What clients are saying: "WOW! The best, most insightful, most helpful review I have EVER received! She found things I never would have spotted, saving me years of embarrassment, and perhaps even saving my career. I will definitely use her services again. HIGHLY recommend. Thank you!!!" "Awesome and will be using again a lot in the future." "Many thanks. It's a huge to relief to know and see it read by a professional. Very much appreciated." "Excellent, professional work. Best editor! Will be back. Thanks so much." "There is no other option but to use this seller, does a super professional job always."  less

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    • $83.33 HOURLY RATE
    • NO FEEDBACK GIVEN
    • 0 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 9 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 2 TESTS
  • Writer / Content Editor / Research Assistant / Graphic Designer

    Writing: Non-fiction specialities include articles, essays, blog posts, research papers, opinion pieces and wiki writing. I also have experience with resumes–including cover letters and personal essays–and SEO and keyword writing and analysis. Fiction writing with a focus on … more

    Writing: Non-fiction specialities include articles, essays, blog posts, research papers, opinion pieces and wiki writing. I also have experience with resumes–including cover letters and personal essays–and SEO and keyword writing and analysis. Fiction writing with a focus on speculative fiction and poetry. Editor: My focus as an editor is in content and development editing, though I also have experience with proofreading and copyediting. Specialities include professional papers and presentations, speculative fiction, resumes and cover letters, poetry (focus in postmodern free verse). Experienced with a variety of editing programs including Microsoft Word. Additional familiarity with various markdown languages and wiki formattings. Experienced with British and American English. Graphic Designer: Familiarity with Photoshop and Indesign. Professional layouts for books and manuscripts. Experience designing books (layout and cover design) to self-publishing specs. Specialisation in colour correction photo editing. Experience with HTML and CSS,  less

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    • $44.44 HOURLY RATE
    • NO FEEDBACK GIVEN
    • 0 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 9 TESTS
  • College Instructor/Virtual Assistant

    I am confident of rating myself 5 for I have a lot of experienced especially in administration work, CSV's, using Excel and so on. My recent work includes Virtual Assistant, uploading/downloading pictures files at Inkfrog, Turbo Lister, Photobucket … more

    I am confident of rating myself 5 for I have a lot of experienced especially in administration work, CSV's, using Excel and so on. My recent work includes Virtual Assistant, uploading/downloading pictures files at Inkfrog, Turbo Lister, Photobucket, Ebay stuff like doing CSV file, Answering ebay emails, Re-listing Sold/Unsold, open-cases and close cases. Know how to use HMA and many more. By this it helps me a lot in finding job and I know I can find a boss which gives me the right salary for my capabilities and skills.  less

    data-entry data-encoding microsoft-excel microsoft-word english-tutoring teaching-english copy-editing copywriting customer-service ebay-marketing ebay-listing-writing customer-support 00 more less
    • $3.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 3.0
    • 28 HOURS
    • PHILIPPINES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 6 TESTS
  • Article Contributor, Medical Transcriptionist, Personal Assistant

    I am an article writer who dabbles in transcription and project management. A diverse writer with a passion for words. I pride myself on my ability to effectively communicate and take the time to find the perfect words to convey … more

    I am an article writer who dabbles in transcription and project management. A diverse writer with a passion for words. I pride myself on my ability to effectively communicate and take the time to find the perfect words to convey my message clearly. I am an overly creative person with a wild imagination and a strong descriptive ability. I am a University graduate and have taken courses in psychology, nursing, literature and sociology, among many others. I use the knowledge I have gained through education, as well as life, to produce writing that is unique and creative. I have experience with a variety of writing forms and can produce content to suit any need. From casual blog posts or web content to in-depth articles or creative pieces, I face every challenge with an open mind. My writing experience ranges from creative to academic. Although, my main strengths in writing are poetry, descriptive prose and essay writing, I have a number of skills in other areas, such as: - SEO articles - product profiles and descriptions - E-books - brochure writing - press releases - proofreading/editing I am looking to expand my horizons and take my passion for writing to the next level.  less

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    • $4.44 HOURLY RATE
    • 3.7
    • 0 HOURS
    • PHILIPPINES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 3 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 4 TESTS
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