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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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oDesk Editing Jobs Completed Quarterly

On average, 1,031 Editing projects are completed every quarter on oDesk.

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Average Editing Freelancer Feedback Score

Editing oDesk freelancers typically receive a client rating of 4.80.

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Last updated: March 1, 2015

  • Translator, Editor, Short story writer, Typist

    I am a native Russian speaker. I have complete command of the English language, (level Proficiency). I have been learning it since a very early age, it is basically like my second mother tongue. Moreover, I have good translation skills … more

    I am a native Russian speaker. I have complete command of the English language, (level Proficiency). I have been learning it since a very early age, it is basically like my second mother tongue. Moreover, I have good translation skills ( I am experienced at translating scientific publications, documents and literature passages, as well as making subtitles). I participate in contests for best translation, I can do a high-quality translation of any text or document. .  less

    translation translation-english-russian translation-russian-english editing short-story-writing english russian 00 more less
    • $3.00 HOURLY RATE
    • NO FEEDBACK GIVEN
    • 0 HOURS
    • RUSSIA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 1 TEST
  • Professional language services -- on message and on deadline.

    Drawing on over 20 years of experience in linguistic consulting, we provide expert professional services in a variety of language-related fields. For your international projects, we offer fluent and accurate translation and transcription from German, Spanish, and French into English … more

    Drawing on over 20 years of experience in linguistic consulting, we provide expert professional services in a variety of language-related fields. For your international projects, we offer fluent and accurate translation and transcription from German, Spanish, and French into English. If your project language is English, our professional copywriting, editing, transcribing, and subtitling services take you from start to finish on track and on deadline. You have important things to say--we'll help you communicate your message with precision, grace, and style. Contact us to learn what Words That Dance can do for you today. Our credentials include the following: * M. A. in Translation * B. A. in German, French, and History * Independent language consultant since 1991  less

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    • $25.00 HOURLY RATE
    • NO FEEDBACK GIVEN
    • 0 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
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  • Russian Translation Freelnacer BA/MA Cambridge, 10 years exp

    Native Russian speaker; BA/MA Languages, Cambridge University and St Petersburg University; Founder of Oxbridge Translation Network; see OxbridgeTranslation.com; 10 years English to Russian editing and translation experience; Clients include: United Nations, European Commission, WPP Advertising, Electrolux. Recent client … more

    Native Russian speaker; BA/MA Languages, Cambridge University and St Petersburg University; Founder of Oxbridge Translation Network; see OxbridgeTranslation.com; 10 years English to Russian editing and translation experience; Clients include: United Nations, European Commission, WPP Advertising, Electrolux. Recent client quote: ‘Extremely professional and reliable. A delight to work with.’ Anli Serfonstein, Senior Producer at the BBC. I often have to re-write poorly translated texts done by unqualified translators, which costs my clients extra. My advice is: do it right the first time. Saves you money and effort.  less

    translation-english-russian translation-russian-english copy-editing editing proofreading 00 more less
    • $16.67 HOURLY RATE
    • NO FEEDBACK GIVEN
    • 0 HOURS
    • UNITED KINGDOM
    • LAST ACTIVE
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  • Business Writer

    I'm a professional MBA student and marketing professional. My experience in copywriting dates back to high school when I was a student journalist and editor. More recently I've done copywriting for web companies, SEO agencies and non-profit organizations … more

    I'm a professional MBA student and marketing professional. My experience in copywriting dates back to high school when I was a student journalist and editor. More recently I've done copywriting for web companies, SEO agencies and non-profit organizations. I specialize in press releases, web content, social media posts and blog articles. If you want a creative-content yogini with great attention to detail and the ability to turn a phrase, look no further.  less

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    • $22.22 HOURLY RATE
    • NO FEEDBACK GIVEN
    • 839 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
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  • Writer and Editor

    I'm a well-educated and highly experienced writer and editor. I hold an M.A. in English from the University of Louisville, where I was a Graduate Teaching Assistant. I have nearly ten years of cumulative professional experience in writing … more

    I'm a well-educated and highly experienced writer and editor. I hold an M.A. in English from the University of Louisville, where I was a Graduate Teaching Assistant. I have nearly ten years of cumulative professional experience in writing, copy editing, proofreading, and tutoring.  less

    article-writing content-writing cover-letter-writing resume-writing copy-editing technical-editing editing proofreading 00 more less
    • $27.78 HOURLY RATE
    • NO FEEDBACK GIVEN
    • 0 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
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  • Writing and Communications

    I'm a writer and communications professional with more than ten years experience. I also use improvisation as a tool to help businesses and professionals improve their presentation skills, boost creativity, strengthen communications and even increase productivity. I'm an … more

    I'm a writer and communications professional with more than ten years experience. I also use improvisation as a tool to help businesses and professionals improve their presentation skills, boost creativity, strengthen communications and even increase productivity. I'm an award-winning playwright, and my first solo show 'Roman Around' had a successful Edinburgh run in 2010 and 2011. I'm currently turning the first five years of my blog 'Roads to Rome' into a book. My professional writing experience includes copywriting, feature journalism, web content development and management, script writing and social media strategy. After years of working in different countries and languages I have a finely tuned intercultural understanding, and decent language skills (proficient Italian, intermediate French, basic Dutch). I hold an MA in Professional Writing from London Metropolitan University, a BA in Communications and a Certificate in Sustainable Community Development from Simon Fraser, and a Certificate in Acting for Stage and Screen from Gastown Actor's Studio.  less

    copywriting editing copy-editing online-community-management article-writing journalism-writing social-media-marketing creative-writing 00 more less
    • $33.33 HOURLY RATE
    • NO FEEDBACK GIVEN
    • 0 HOURS
    • NETHERLANDS
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 5 TESTS
  • Graphic Designer: Illustration + Layout/Editing

    I am a graphic designer with experience creating designs for both digital and print publication. My expertise is in illustration, document layout and proofreading, with an emphasis in character development and information graphics. I’m currently seeking illustration roles as … more

    I am a graphic designer with experience creating designs for both digital and print publication. My expertise is in illustration, document layout and proofreading, with an emphasis in character development and information graphics. I’m currently seeking illustration roles as an individual and/or roles in Writing, Design Layout & Production Art for my two person team — myself and Dana Heinrichs, an expert Copyrighter, Editor, Project Manager.  less

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    • $13.33 HOURLY RATE
    • NO FEEDBACK GIVEN
    • 0 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
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  • Marketer, Writer and Editor

    In addition to having written content for a well-known English sports website which attracts 100,000 MUV per month, I have created and implemented several marketing plans for business ranging from the insurance industry through to fashion as well as designing company newsletters, promotional leaflets, match day sports programmes and several other publications.

    blog-writing article-writing content-writing market-research marketing-strategy newsletter-writing image-editing poster-design copy-editing editing 00 more less
    • $11.11 HOURLY RATE
    • NO FEEDBACK GIVEN
    • 0 HOURS
    • UNITED KINGDOM
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 3 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 0 TESTS
  • Coach, Consultant and Communicator

    A global award-winning coach delivering growth, results, success and freedom quickly and effectively through an integrated and holistic approach at work, rest and play. Provision of brand strategy including clarifying and creating effective USPs, taglines and slogans. Proof-reading and editing … more

    A global award-winning coach delivering growth, results, success and freedom quickly and effectively through an integrated and holistic approach at work, rest and play. Provision of brand strategy including clarifying and creating effective USPs, taglines and slogans. Proof-reading and editing from website, to articles to brochures to CVs/resumes. I clarify and enhance the message of your copy and other authored materials. For 11+ years delivering, coaching, consulting and training on presentations and presentation skills. With 215+ published blogs and articles on leadership, personal success, productivity and performance, I deliver the right message with the right focus at the right time in the right way for the right audience.  less

    copy-editing proofreading presentations marketing-strategy editing blog-writing blog-commenting article-writing business-coaching business-development 00 more less
    • $100.00 HOURLY RATE
    • NO FEEDBACK GIVEN
    • 0 HOURS
    • UNITED KINGDOM
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