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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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Copy Editing Job Cost Overview

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.

548

Time to Complete oDesk Copy Editing Jobs

Time needed to complete a Copy Editing project on oDesk.

Average Copy Editing Freelancer Feedback Score

Copy Editing oDesk freelancers typically receive a client rating of 4.79.

4.79

Last updated: March 1, 2015

  • Certified Administrative Professional/Hotelier/VA/Researcher/Team Lead

    • To secure a position where by hard work, dedication and the ability to acquire new skills will advantage any company I work for. • To secure a position where my qualities of a fast learner and the ability to take on new challenges can be used. • To secure employment utilizing my experience and people skills.

    microsoft-excel windows-xp-administration data-entry internet-research administrative-support copy-editing virtual-assistant 00 more less
    • $6.67 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 1025 HOURS
    • PHILIPPINES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 2 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 2 TESTS
  • Musician | Composer, Engraver & Arranger

    As a musician, I compose and arrange music from various sources. I am proficient in Finale, the software I have been using to engrave music over the past years until today. I am also a freelance writer. I have been … more

    As a musician, I compose and arrange music from various sources. I am proficient in Finale, the software I have been using to engrave music over the past years until today. I am also a freelance writer. I have been writing articles and essays in various discipline. Possessing a versatile personality, I am exposed to numerous activities related to music and writing, and have done broad varieties of tasks including management tasks. Having a candid personality, it is always a great pleasure for me to work with and for someone.  less

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    • $5.56 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.9
    • 1119 HOURS
    • PHILIPPINES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 3 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 4 TESTS
  • Graphic Designer / Content Writer

    I work fast without compromise to quality. 8 years combined experience in Graphic Design and Content Writing. 5 years combined experience in Technical Support and Customer Service. Skilled with relevant experience in: Advertising, Public Relations, Creative Writing, Proofreading and Editing … more

    I work fast without compromise to quality. 8 years combined experience in Graphic Design and Content Writing. 5 years combined experience in Technical Support and Customer Service. Skilled with relevant experience in: Advertising, Public Relations, Creative Writing, Proofreading and Editing Currently interested in: Music, Voice Acting, JavaScript, PHP and SQL Programming. Finished Bachelor's Degree in Communications Major in Advertising.  less

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    • $6.67 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 3040 HOURS
    • PHILIPPINES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 6 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 17 TESTS
  • Expert Researcher/Analyst,Social Media Manager,Virtual Assistant

    I am a full time freelancer with expertise and professional experience performing the tasks of a Researcher/Analyst, Social Media Manager, Virtual Assistant and Project Manager. I am an expert in Multitasking. I am a hard working individual with the … more

    I am a full time freelancer with expertise and professional experience performing the tasks of a Researcher/Analyst, Social Media Manager, Virtual Assistant and Project Manager. I am an expert in Multitasking. I am a hard working individual with the passion to succeed and excel. I am a detail oriented person, am highly trainable, fast-learner, and exceptionally motivated self-starter with the drive to exceed expectations. I am an excellent contractor because I have strong language skills, impressive research abilities, the capacity to work under pressure, and a prodigious curiosity in every project awarded to me. I have been with oDesk for years and positive feedback are available for perusal. Also professionally, I have a vast experience in in the field of Healthcare Deliver System working as a Registered Nurse in a hospital and company setting. I am an experienced medical summary reviewer/writer and nursing care plan formulator. I am also a self taught photographer with the ability to comfortably work with Adobe Lightroom and Picasa. I am looking for job opportunities which will allow me to utilize and develop my professional skills while also having the opportunity for career growth.  less

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    • $8.89 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.8
    • 3704 HOURS
    • PHILIPPINES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 1 PORTFOLIO ITEM
    • 7 TESTS
  • Translator, Writer, Editor, Photographer

    Successful, multi-talented creative individual with ten years of work experience in writing, translation, proofreading, editing and photography. Graduated with Honor of Distinction from MA course in communication studies from one of England's most prestigious Universities. Superior verbal and written … more

    Successful, multi-talented creative individual with ten years of work experience in writing, translation, proofreading, editing and photography. Graduated with Honor of Distinction from MA course in communication studies from one of England's most prestigious Universities. Superior verbal and written communication skills in English and Mandarin Chinese. Proficiency in French. An expert in cross-cultural communication and translation between Chinese and English. Proven adeptness at producing exceptional quality content in both Chinese and English. Previous employers include Cirque du Soleil Inc, Ogilvy & Mather Advertising Agency and RCS, the biggest international media group in Europe.  less

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    • $44.44 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 3225 HOURS
    • CANADA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 2 TESTS
    ASSOCIATED WITH:
  • Experienced English-Russian Translator

    25 Y. of F/Time Translations in Russian, MD Linguist, Books Published Translations from English, Italian and Spanish. I also do proofreading,editing and web research. I`m a native Russian speaker, a certified, experienced (20+), English/Spanish/Italian - Russian … more

    25 Y. of F/Time Translations in Russian, MD Linguist, Books Published Translations from English, Italian and Spanish. I also do proofreading,editing and web research. I`m a native Russian speaker, a certified, experienced (20+), English/Spanish/Italian - Russian translator with a strong marketing and advertising background, constantly living in Russia. Over the last 6 years I have been translating books for well known Russian publishing houses AST Moscow and DEKOM (fiction, history, social and political essays). More than 20 books in my translation have been published by now. From time to time I do translations, editing and proofreading for foreign translation agencies (New- York- USA, Canada, Italy, Spain, etc.). I also have experience in advertising (5 y.), in writing articles for newspapers (5 y.), and in elite Italian furniture and design (2 y.). I`ve come to oDesk, because I`d like to gain new experience in translating, editing, proofreading and in online research.  less

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    • $25.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 1360 HOURS
    • RUSSIA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 20 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 14 TESTS
    GROUPS:
  • Internet Marketer

    I have been working in the Information Technology/Internet Marketing industry since 2009. I'm the Founder and Manager of YIMZ Agency. Engaged in selling for affiliates and getting more clients for my agency. Also got a full time job … more

    I have been working in the Information Technology/Internet Marketing industry since 2009. I'm the Founder and Manager of YIMZ Agency. Engaged in selling for affiliates and getting more clients for my agency. Also got a full time job as a secretary, book design editing, office management and many more.  less

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    • $5.56 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.9
    • 1544 HOURS
    • PHILIPPINES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 8 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 5 TESTS
    ASSOCIATED WITH:
  • Writer and Editor

    Searching for the perfect words to take your brand to the next level? Let this versatile, seasoned wordsmith help. With nearly a decade of professional writing and editing experience, I can handle just about any writing or editing project you … more

    Searching for the perfect words to take your brand to the next level? Let this versatile, seasoned wordsmith help. With nearly a decade of professional writing and editing experience, I can handle just about any writing or editing project you can throw at me. I have worked in both digital and print media, and my broad range of expertise spans from editing online knowledge-base articles to writing magazine cover stories. Some of my core competencies include proofreading/editing all types of materials (with proficiency in both AP Style and Chicago Manual of Style), copywriting, blogging, article writing, writing for SEO, and creative rewriting of web content -- for example, your website. I have also managed projects and teams of writers. Clients appreciate my professionalism, sharp eye for detail, conscientious work ethic, and fast turnaround. My objective is to acquire a part-time position in which I can apply my compositional and/or editorial expertise to craft engaging, grammatically sound content -- whatever your content needs may be.  less

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    • $30.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 1391 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 9 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 10 TESTS
    GROUPS:
  • Inspiring copy, meticulously crafted

    EYE-CATCHING COPY FOR THE NUMB AT HEART! It's the essence of your unique message that makes it unforgettable. I know how to identify that essence and motivate the reader to act. I'll give you text that entertains as … more

    EYE-CATCHING COPY FOR THE NUMB AT HEART! It's the essence of your unique message that makes it unforgettable. I know how to identify that essence and motivate the reader to act. I'll give you text that entertains as it informs and copy that arrives on time, at a decent price. I have superior technical skills and decades of experience, coupled with a good understanding of what moves us as humans and why we decide to commit. "..Absolutely brilliant, outstanding job. I cannot even believe how good these are. What a blessing to have hired this writer!"  less

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    • $31.11 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 2921 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 8 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 7 TESTS
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