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Professional Editors

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Post your professional editing job on oDesk and find editors and writers with excellent grammar skills and content editing experience to check the grammar and syntax of your work, propose new ideas to integrate into your original concept, and improve the formatting, style and accuracy of your content. They can also edit and proofread magazine articles; clean up books; check and improve school essays or academic papers; and edit training guides, student workbooks or online courses.

Editing is the process of organizing, correcting and modifying an author’s original idea in order to produce a consistent and complete work. On oDesk, the world’s largest online workplace, you’ll find content editors, copywriters and book editors to read through and correct your topic-specific web content or books, or post-editors and proofreaders who can review machine-translated text on your behalf.

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Editing Job Cost Overview

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

oDesk Editing Jobs Completed Quarterly

On average, 1,006 Editing projects are completed every quarter on oDesk.

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Time needed to complete a Editing project on oDesk.

Average Editing Freelancer Feedback Score

Editing oDesk freelancers typically receive a client rating of 4.80.

4.80

Last updated: February 1, 2015

  • Expert Writer and Proofreader

    I have four years' experience as a copywriter for a leading digital agency, during which time I wrote a huge selection of texts, including: blogs, articles, press releases, product descriptions, company profiles and more. I also hold a first-class degree … more

    I have four years' experience as a copywriter for a leading digital agency, during which time I wrote a huge selection of texts, including: blogs, articles, press releases, product descriptions, company profiles and more. I also hold a first-class degree in English Literature, and have had several short stories published internationally. I have also won awards for my creative writing over two consecutive years. I can write in a vast range of styles and voices to suit B2B and B2C markets, and my sharp attention to detail allows me to edit quickly and efficiently. Strong research skills help me to cover almost any subject in an accurate and engaging style. Whether you need a blog proofread, an article written or a short story edited, I'll ensure maximum satisfaction every time.  less

    blog-writing creative-writing content-writing copywriting article-writing proofreading press-release-writing editing internet-research white-paper-writing 00 more less
    • $25.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 582 HOURS
    • UNITED KINGDOM
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 8 TESTS
  • Mr.

    Hi, I have many years of video & audio editing experience and this helps me to produce only the highest quality videos. I also can have experience when it comes to website designing, PDF editing, writing, translation and many other multimedia … more

    Hi, I have many years of video & audio editing experience and this helps me to produce only the highest quality videos. I also can have experience when it comes to website designing, PDF editing, writing, translation and many other multimedia tasks. Thank you!  less

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    • $9.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.6
    • 40 HOURS
    • ROMANIA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 1 PORTFOLIO ITEM
    • 2 TESTS
  • Writer - Editor - Educator

    I have a PhD in English and for over 20 years I have been involved in creating, managing, and writing content for online game development. I also have experience writing in the entertainment fields with fiction (short story and novel … more

    I have a PhD in English and for over 20 years I have been involved in creating, managing, and writing content for online game development. I also have experience writing in the entertainment fields with fiction (short story and novel), scripts for pilots, and comedy sketches for a Las Vegas show. My academic work includes research, conference papers, thesis/dissertation creation. I am currently offering writing (academic, entertainment, or marketing) and editing (I've recently edited works for authors and the result was successful publishing contracts for the authors).  less

    creative-writing editing short-story-writing comic-writing report-writing humor-writing lesson-plan-writing ebook-writing adobe-photoshop adobe-pdf 00 more less
    • $42.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.5
    • 0 HOURS
    • CANADA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 3 TESTS
  • Editor, Writer, Proofreader and SEO expert

    I have been working as a freelance writer and editor for more than 4 years and have been working for various clients and online service providers. I have also worked at various freelancing sites such as elance, freelancer, iwriter and … more

    I have been working as a freelance writer and editor for more than 4 years and have been working for various clients and online service providers. I have also worked at various freelancing sites such as elance, freelancer, iwriter and peopleperhour. Writing experience: I have experience in Blogs, articles, website content, academic writing, Thesis, case studies Product and site reviews, product descriptions, Travel articles, niche and SEO articles as well as general articles, e-books, reports and press releases. I am also experienced in writing BMR posts, Ezine posts, Ehowposts and posts for other articles directories. I am also interested in medical and technical writing. My aim is to provide high quality, original, copyscape passed, relevant and informative as well as engaging content that may satisfy my clients. Editorial experience: I have worked as an editor for an online newspaper, London Daily. I have also edited website content for a few sites such as berivals.com and harkandmoody.com (under completion). I am also proficient in books editing and have edited a lot of e-books and manuals for my clients. Being a Native English speaker, from UK, I can easily edit the grammatical errors and can provide a grammatically correct manual. I also take pride in my research skills and can fix all sort of issues in the manual. While editing, I can work on the grammar of the manual as well as the quality of the content in the manual. I can re-write or add some content, if required, to make the content more engaging and relevant. I can edit every type of manual, from academic to general, from medical to technical and from small articles to books. I am willing to start a career at Odesk as a full time writer and editor.  less

    content-writing editing article-writing seo ghostwriting technical-writing academic-writing blog-writing press-release-writing medical-writing 00 more less
    • $9.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 3 HOURS
    • UNITED KINGDOM
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 3 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 1 TEST
  • Freelance educator/editor/proofreader

    I am currently the manager of foreign staff for an English language cram school based in Taiwan. During my time here, I have edited, developed and written curriculum for various courses for learners ranging from beginners to high-school level proficiency … more

    I am currently the manager of foreign staff for an English language cram school based in Taiwan. During my time here, I have edited, developed and written curriculum for various courses for learners ranging from beginners to high-school level proficiency. As well, I have edited a now published children's book teaching environmental awareness, and a number of academic papers for graduate students.  less

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    • $14.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 0 HOURS
    • TAIWAN
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 5 TESTS
  • Business plans, Academic writing, Grant writing and Lead Generator

    Hello customer I am a freelancer with four years of experience as a lead generator and academic writer in business and economic specialties. In addition, I am also an expert in business plan writing and data analysis in the following … more

    Hello customer I am a freelancer with four years of experience as a lead generator and academic writer in business and economic specialties. In addition, I am also an expert in business plan writing and data analysis in the following computer soft wares: SPSS, SAS, MATLAB, and STATA.I will be happy to work with you.  less

    editing academic-writing english-proofreading business-plans financial-modeling financial-accounting ibm-spss grant-writing proposal-writing lead-generation 00 more less
    • $20.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.7
    • 109 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 1 PORTFOLIO ITEM
    • 2 TESTS
  • Writer

    I'm a writer from England. I hold a degree in Philosophy from the University of Canterbury. I have traveled extensively and also lived in America for a period where I studied for a hospitality qualification at the University of … more

    I'm a writer from England. I hold a degree in Philosophy from the University of Canterbury. I have traveled extensively and also lived in America for a period where I studied for a hospitality qualification at the University of Central Florida. I have worked for freelance websites before but am also a novelist. I have four books currently available on Amazon. I am also writing movie reviews and features for Flickering Myth, a website devoted to movies, comic books and other areas of popular culture. I can type at a rate of 60 words per minute and I have experience proofreading my own manuscripts as well as documents for other people.  less

    proofreading editing creative-writing internet-research 00 more less
    • $12.22 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 1 HOURS
    • UNITED KINGDOM
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 7 TESTS
  • Voice Talent (Australian): Audio Books, Voice Overs, IVRs

    Female Australian Voice Talent and Coach, Radio Experienced Voice-over Artist, Character voices and accents too! Based in Australia. Hear me NOW by clicking the link: [Generic demo] https://soundcloud.com/user75901182/demo3 White Board animation: https://soundcloud.com/user75901182/games3 … more

    Female Australian Voice Talent and Coach, Radio Experienced Voice-over Artist, Character voices and accents too! Based in Australia. Hear me NOW by clicking the link: [Generic demo] https://soundcloud.com/user75901182/demo3 White Board animation: https://soundcloud.com/user75901182/games3 Informative text (about a hospital): https://soundcloud.com/user75901182/ellenbarron [Please PRESS PLAY BUTTON onscreen to hear samples] 24 HOUR TURN AROUND FROM WHEN JOB IS ACCEPTED for gigs up to 500 words. Usually I can deliver for jobs up to 1000 words within 24 hours too, depending upon job load. I usually deliver by midnight as my work day usually consists of 2-5pm and 9pm-1am. I have an iPhone so am accessible at all times though - getting messages sent from oDesk to me directly. I am a qualified Drama Teacher, Actor and Voice Artist (Bachelor degree, Theatre from University of Queensland). I have experience in radio with 4RPH and 2RPH (Radio for the Print Handicapped), with on air presenting the news and my own show called "Girl Talk" about women's and girls' issues. I have attended short courses in Radio Presenting with Australian Film, Television and Radio School. Over the last 15 years, I have been teaching English and Drama (Voice & Movement and more!) to high school students in Australia and the UK. I have also had experience in creative writing pursuits, including writing for film and theatre. I have had my own work produced on stage and in (short) film. I seek to attain work in the following areas: voice-over work, writing; proof-reading; researching; and editing. I care about social justice issues and would be a great spokesperson for related projects. I also work with businesses and educational institutions to get their voice heard. TERTIARY EDUCATION 2006 PGDip of Creative Industries (Film) Qld University of Tech. 2003 Radio Broadcasting Australian, Film, TV and Radio School 1999 Certificate in TESOL Qld Academy of Languages 1999 Certificate in Arts (Photography) Barrier Reef Institute of TAFE 1997 Postgraduate Diploma of Education University of Queensland 1996 Bachelor of Arts (English, Drama / Theatre) University of Qld  less

    voice-over voice-talent audio-editing article-writing christian-theology creative-writing editing ghostwriting lyrics-writing microsoft-powerpoint 00 more less
    • $38.89 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.9
    • 79 HOURS
    • AUSTRALIA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 9 TESTS
  • Qualified and Experienced Writer and Researcher

    Qualified and experienced writer and researcher available for all areas of written work. Wide experience researching for UK local authorities, universities and architectural firms, gathering information across a broad range of topics and industries. Expertise in producing strong, well-written reports … more

    Qualified and experienced writer and researcher available for all areas of written work. Wide experience researching for UK local authorities, universities and architectural firms, gathering information across a broad range of topics and industries. Expertise in producing strong, well-written reports, articles, blogs and longer pieces. Qualified in editing and proofreading with a high-level of language proficiency and an eye for detail. Experience in ensuring high-quality work, including published books.  less

    english-proofreading copywriting ebook-writing editing creative-writing editorial-writing article-writing article-spinning research academic-writing 00 more less
    • $15.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 0 HOURS
    • UNITED KINGDOM
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 8 TESTS
  • Transcriber/Writer/Proofreader

    I have good experience in data entry, writing, and customer service. I was an encoder for 5 years and my typing speed is 70 words per minute, with high accuracy. I've been writing since I was 12 years old … more

    I have good experience in data entry, writing, and customer service. I was an encoder for 5 years and my typing speed is 70 words per minute, with high accuracy. I've been writing since I was 12 years old and have won first place in 3 out of 3 essay writing competitions that I have joined. I was a customer service representative for a BPO company for a little more than a year and have been recognized for my Customer Satisfaction ratings. I was also an I.P. relay operator for 6 months. I'm currently enjoying my job as a transcriber here in oDesk. I love what I do, and I look forward to a long, enjoyable career here.  less

    data-encoding customer-service article-writing content-writing microsoft-excel transcription microsoft-word editing windows-xp-administration express-scribe proofreading essay-writing 00 more less
    • $6.67 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.8
    • 1213 HOURS
    • PHILIPPINES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 9 TESTS
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