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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

  • English-Spanish Translator

    My name is María della Cella Figueredo and I am a 26-year-old translator. I have gained more than 7 years of experience in the translation field, by working for different companies, institutions and clients. I have expertise in many different … more

    My name is María della Cella Figueredo and I am a 26-year-old translator. I have gained more than 7 years of experience in the translation field, by working for different companies, institutions and clients. I have expertise in many different topics; from Tourism and Travel, to Computers and IT, People and Society, Religion and Spirituality, Education and Relationships, Business and Careers, among others. Translating and learning languages are my passion, when doing so I feel I take the best out of me. So far I can speak English, Spanish, German and French. I hope to keep on learning different languages and get to know diverse cultures. I am very responsible and organized. I always try to do my best to achieve both, employers and personal goals. I work quickly and efficiently, my top priorities are customer satisfaction, reaching quality and compliance standards and enjoying the different tasks and assignments I claim for. As a proactive and self-motivated person, I have also made incursions in different areas, such as graphics and presentations design; photography and business analysis. I have also worked as personal assistant, providing organization, scheduling and support to business professionals of different hierarchies.  less

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    • $13.33 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 0 HOURS
    • ARGENTINA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 1 TEST
  • VA Perfectionist in Formatting documents with Wordpress experience

    Are you in need of a copy-editor for your document who is an outstanding VA? Do you need someone who cares about perfect layout and has great attention to detail? Working with MS Word 2010 is my passion. Using a … more

    Are you in need of a copy-editor for your document who is an outstanding VA? Do you need someone who cares about perfect layout and has great attention to detail? Working with MS Word 2010 is my passion. Using a Smartphone, you can reach me any time. Achieving your goals and meeting your deadlines is so much easier if you can rely on the right person. Being highly organized VA and perfectionist above all, I can simplify your daily tasks. Besides back office experience, I have knowledge in the fields of tourism, geography and teaching. I like what I do and I am: P rompt E ffective R esponsive F riendly E xtraordinary C ompetent T rustworthy and I DO care!!! Here is a short list of assignments I can do for you: = Format/Edit documents/templates = Convert documents = Create fill-able pdf = Create eBooks (.pdf, .mobi, .epub) = Draft summaries = Schedule Google Calendars = Make travel arrangements = Do online research = Maintain Wordpress and other social media platforms = Create Google Maps = Respond to emails = Transcript your video/audio records = Image editing = Video editing = Bookkeeping (Quickbooks) Here is a list of cloud based tools I have used till now: Hootsuite, Pinterest, Freedcamp/ToDoist, Dropbox, Evernote, TeamViewer, Google apps, Google Adwords, TripIt, Zoho, Mailchimp, Aweber, Monkey Survey... The most important thing for me is TO BE IN CONTACT with You, while I am working on your project/s. The real proof of my qualification is the fact that many clients keep our contracts open, so they can contact me whenever they need my help. For the last two years I have been teaching ESL in the Kindergarten. I am a holder of Bachelors degree of tourism and Masters degree of geography. Also, I earned FCE (First Certificate in English). I like foreign languages, beside proficiency in Serbian and English, I can understand French, German and Spanish. COMMUNICATION AND EQUIPMENT: Smart phone (Android) Email (Gmail, Yahoo, Outlook) Skype (call, chat), Hangouts, Viber Stable Internet connection (3Mbps/512 Kbps)  less

    microsoft-word virtual-assistant adobe-acrobat wordpress copy-editing google-apps travel-agent microsoft-excel blog-writing content-writing 00 more less
    • $15.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.9
    • 1016 HOURS
    • SERBIA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 12 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 19 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

    article-writing biography-writing copywriting copy-editing editing cinematography film-criticism research-papers technical-editing technical-writing game-design game-development 00 more less
    • $22.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.5
    • 0 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 3 TESTS
  • Commercial and character voice-over artist, and writer

    I've been doing voice-overs for over two years, and I can do characters of all kinds and ages as well as straight-read voice-overs. To hear samples of my voice, head to: http://www.voices.com/people/ingridelkner Just a … more

    I've been doing voice-overs for over two years, and I can do characters of all kinds and ages as well as straight-read voice-overs. To hear samples of my voice, head to: http://www.voices.com/people/ingridelkner Just a few of my past jobs include: * Troubled inner-city teenage Australian girl, realistic-sounding, for radio. * Supernatural animation/motion comic, using a broad American accent, playing a teenage girl (lead character, 4 episodes), 'Varity Vampire'. * Male angel, RPG game, 'The Oracle of Tao'. * Documentary narration, 'The Life of the Hunter' (praying mantids). * Animated comedy sketches (character and straight voice-over). * Dame Edna parody, character: Dame Pavlova, iOS game, 'Cake Bake Blitz'. * Cherub Baby colour change baby bottles, straight commercial. * Kids in Philanthropy animated video, client: the Sydney Community Foundation. * Medibank explainer, client: Light Animations. * Huygens Talent Circle explainer, client: HUTAC. I've participated in public speaking, debating, stage acting, film acting, stand-up, and singing (with several years of vocal tuition). In addition, I have a diploma in Professional Writing & Editing, and an Advanced Diploma in Screenwriting. Check out my client feedback to get an idea of what it will be like to work with me!  less

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    • $77.78 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.9
    • 4 HOURS
    • AUSTRALIA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 1 PORTFOLIO ITEM
    • 2 TESTS
  • PDF Form | eBook | Presentation | Catalog | Newsletter

    Hello! Over the last 3 years in oDesk I have successfully completed many project in the following areas: PDF Form (Static & Dynamic), Interactive PDF with digital content, Presentation, eBook, Product Catalog, Newsletter, Resume, Flyer, Brochure, Logo, Business Card etc. Skills … more

    Hello! Over the last 3 years in oDesk I have successfully completed many project in the following areas: PDF Form (Static & Dynamic), Interactive PDF with digital content, Presentation, eBook, Product Catalog, Newsletter, Resume, Flyer, Brochure, Logo, Business Card etc. Skills: Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Livecycle, Adobe Indesign, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator & Java Script. So I feel ready for the next step to meet with you for further discussion about your project.  less

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    • $16.67 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.9
    • 1037 HOURS
    • BANGLADESH
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 31 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 8 TESTS
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  • U.S. Copy editor/Proofreader/Writer

    I am a conscientious U.S. proofreader relatively new to oDesk, but with 12 years of copy editing, writing, and proofreading experience. I have edited/proofread countless articles, dissertations, Web pages, résumés, letters, eBooks, as well as a published work … more

    I am a conscientious U.S. proofreader relatively new to oDesk, but with 12 years of copy editing, writing, and proofreading experience. I have edited/proofread countless articles, dissertations, Web pages, résumés, letters, eBooks, as well as a published work of fiction. I was editor-in-chief of both my high school and college newsletters, and taught ESL (English as a Second Language) classes for five years. I value my clients' input, and work till expectations are met or exceeded. Please give my conscientiousness a chance to work on your behalf!  less

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    • $15.56 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.9
    • 12 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 3 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 5 TESTS
  • Sourcing Specialist with sales and marketing experience.

    Over the past six (6) years I have developed excellent customer service roles in a variety of industries ranging from the hospitality, aeronautical, performing arts and supply industry. A proven track record in being a committed reliable employee who is … more

    Over the past six (6) years I have developed excellent customer service roles in a variety of industries ranging from the hospitality, aeronautical, performing arts and supply industry. A proven track record in being a committed reliable employee who is able to communicate to fellow workmates both in large groups and classes to one on one lessons. I am looking for engaging roles in both a full time or part time capacity. I am seeking the opportunity to help companies and individuals reach their goals efficiently and productively. I guarantee that hiring me will provide you a terrific results in both quality and speed. I am a proficient person who can manage the time wisely and get the job done. I also have experience in marketing projects / campaigns, Stock taking, sourcing / procurement and Cash Handling.  less

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    • $4.46 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 54 HOURS
    • PHILIPPINES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 3 TESTS
  • Translator: English - French - Arabic, Creative Writer

    ★ Full-Time Professional Freelance Translator, Proofreader, and Creative Writer ★ Marketing ▪ Ads ▪ Articles ▪ Fashion Related ★ SERVICES: Translation, editing, proofreading, writing, keywords and descriptions translation, evaluation of translated texts and writings ★ SPECIALIZATION FIELDS: ▪ Marketing translations: Advertising & PR materials ▪ Multimedia translations: e-Learning and computer … more

    ★ Full-Time Professional Freelance Translator, Proofreader, and Creative Writer ★ Marketing ▪ Ads ▪ Articles ▪ Fashion Related ★ SERVICES: Translation, editing, proofreading, writing, keywords and descriptions translation, evaluation of translated texts and writings ★ SPECIALIZATION FIELDS: ▪ Marketing translations: Advertising & PR materials ▪ Multimedia translations: e-Learning and computer games translation ▪ Technical translations: technical documentation, user guides, marketing brochures ▪ Creative Writings and translations: articles, ads, marketing texts, websites, reviews ★ KEY SKILLS: ▪ Native command of Arabic and French languages, Excellent command of English ▪ Excellent organization, creative and communication skills ★ PERSONAL TRAITS: ▪ Skilled, responsive, highly reliable and cooperative, precise, flexible, creative, strictly following agreements and deadlines ▪ Able to carry out large and demanding projects with consistent quality and attentiveness as well as to perform in a professional, effective and timely manner ▪ Quick learner ▪ Striving toward continuing professional development ---> REFERENCES available upon request. ---> FREE sample translation up to 300 words per language pair and client upon request.  less

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    • $14.44 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.6
    • 1027 HOURS
    • TUNISIA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 13 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 10 TESTS
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