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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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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

  • experienced international cultural journalist, English writer-editor

    I have been a longtime media practitioner specializing in cultural journalism (writing entertainment/lifestyle/human interest features, essays, articles and reviews). I am also a keen copy editor. I'm a versatile writer with experience in practically all kinds of … more

    I have been a longtime media practitioner specializing in cultural journalism (writing entertainment/lifestyle/human interest features, essays, articles and reviews). I am also a keen copy editor. I'm a versatile writer with experience in practically all kinds of writing subcategories (technical, academic, entertainment, film criticism, lifestyle, article content generation, SEO, blogging, ebooks, ghostwriting, speech writing, etc.). In most of my publication and media works, I am credited using my media byline as "Libay Linsangan Cantor."  less

    journalism-writing article-writing blog-writing copywriting creative-writing content-writing ebook-writing editorial-writing editing copy-editing transcription literature-review film-criticism film-direction tv-broadcasting 00 more less
    • $6.67 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.7
    • 0 HOURS
    • PHILIPPINES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 5 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 2 TESTS
  • prof.

    I am an Italian and Spanish language and literature student. My interests are teaching and translating to and from these languages and English. My hourly rate is negotiable. As a qualified languages student with years of varied experience, there’s … more

    I am an Italian and Spanish language and literature student. My interests are teaching and translating to and from these languages and English. My hourly rate is negotiable. As a qualified languages student with years of varied experience, there’s much I can offer quality translations and varied types of writings. I have more than 2 years of experience in translating and coaching teaching staff in HBC Coca Cola company . I’m confident that my passion for languages and literature would contribute to the top quality work I do.Together with my skills and experience will enable me to make a significant difference at your company.”  less

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    • $16.67 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 3693 HOURS
    • CROATIA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 10 TESTS
  • Sharp-witted Writer | Editor | Proofreader | Researcher

    I am a practicing journalist, editor and proofreader. With more than five years experience on the ground, I have worked for different companies/publications, with recent expertise on business- and technology-centric tasks. Consider me a tech geek - I can adapt … more

    I am a practicing journalist, editor and proofreader. With more than five years experience on the ground, I have worked for different companies/publications, with recent expertise on business- and technology-centric tasks. Consider me a tech geek - I can adapt to any editing, writing, researching software or web app needed for your tasks. I assure quality output and not fond of wasting clients' time. But anyone could easily give such credentials. So feel free to look into my profile, portfolio, and clients feedback for your perusal. If it convinces you, hire me by all means and I'll be glad to join your team.  less

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    • $5.56 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.8
    • 224 HOURS
    • PHILIPPINES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 20 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 4 TESTS
  • Freelancer

    I am looking for new and challenging responsibilities in order to continue my career path and I want to establish a good working relationship to all clients and also to my co-providers. I am a full time freelance data entry … more

    I am looking for new and challenging responsibilities in order to continue my career path and I want to establish a good working relationship to all clients and also to my co-providers. I am a full time freelance data entry professional, researcher, personal assistant, video and photo editor. I am very committed in providing fast and quality turn around and look forward in having a long professional relationship with my clients/employers.  less

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    • $3.33 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 1 HOURS
    • PAKISTAN
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 7 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 4 TESTS
    ASSOCIATED WITH:
  • Freelance SEO Writer, Article Writer, V.A./Personal Assistant

    My editing instincts always come up when I see words. Being a writer and editor for 10 years, half of which is related to Health and Fitness and SEO writing, with extensive Internet research, I can produce quality outputs dealing … more

    My editing instincts always come up when I see words. Being a writer and editor for 10 years, half of which is related to Health and Fitness and SEO writing, with extensive Internet research, I can produce quality outputs dealing with a wide variety of subjects. My previous work experiences also honed my multitasking skills. This makes me both a superior and subordinate at the same time.  less

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    • $7.78 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.8
    • 1258 HOURS
    • PHILIPPINES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 8 TESTS
    GROUPS:
  • Writer, Editor

    Experienced general and technical writer, editor (proof, correct and improve essays, articles, manuals, etc. prior to publication), strong interpersonal skills, easily interact with mechanical and electrical engineers, managers and professionals of all levels, determined to produce superior quality work at a competitive pace and price.

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    • $18.89 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 4530 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 2 TESTS
  • Grammar snob seeking to use skills for good

    I will write or edit documents for you to ensure you're putting your best foot forward. I've written numerous resumes and cover letters for satisfied job seekers, and I've done editing work for authors. … more

    I will write or edit documents for you to ensure you're putting your best foot forward. I've written numerous resumes and cover letters for satisfied job seekers, and I've done editing work for authors.  less

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    • $16.67 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.6
    • 9 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 6 TESTS
  • Social Media Manager/ Creative Copywriter with over 10 years Exp.

    JOB OBJECTIVE Professional utilisation of my natural flair for writing fresh and creative social media posts, and a well nourished passion for both long and short content suitable for online and print media including business reports, company/personal profiles, brochures … more

    JOB OBJECTIVE Professional utilisation of my natural flair for writing fresh and creative social media posts, and a well nourished passion for both long and short content suitable for online and print media including business reports, company/personal profiles, brochures, website contents, news editorials, etc. KEY WORDS: Social media manager, social media marketing, SMM, SMM for Facebook, Facebook, social media, social media forums, social media posts; blogger, blogging, blog articles, blog forums; copy writing, copywriter, content writer; product description, product review; Company profile, individual profile for social media. Blog and SEO for social media SMM WHAT I DO Currently I'm working as freelance Social Media Manager / Content Writer (working from home in India - UTC+5.30hrs) for a PR agency in the United Kingdom, and a home decor company in Australia. I’m writing the posts, blogs and manage all their social media networks like Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Blogger, Pinterest, WordPress and LinkedIn etc. In addition to social media posts, I also undertake freelance Copy writing/Editing works for multiple organizations based in Dubai, Greece, US, UK, Canada and India. The main job is copy writing for commercial products, bog posts for internet forums, content writing and news editing for magazines, websites etc. Top articles on demand are also written on a wide range of topics from business to health science, and environment to education etc. PROFESSIONAL SYNOPSIS Extensive exposure to a comprehensive range of functions, from social media marketing to copy writing / content writing and creating professional profiles, landing pages for companies and individuals. Proficient in studying the existing information, gathering relevant facts from internet and other sources, and developing content in accordance with the set procedures and norms. Deep knowledge of current trends in a wide variety of topics is the driving spirit in creating professionally outstanding works. EDUCATIONAL HIGHLIGHTS Post Graduate Diploma in Journalism & Mass Communication Post Graduate Diploma in Computer Applications Graduation (BA) in English Language & Literature  less

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    • $5.56 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.9
    • 4064 HOURS
    • INDIA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 7 TESTS
  • Fashion editor, Fashion writer, Journalist with SEO and SM experience

    I relate well to others. I respond appropriately, I exert effort and perseverance toward attaining goals, I pay attention to details and I display a high level of concentration, I am responsible, honest and punctual. I am a creative thinker … more

    I relate well to others. I respond appropriately, I exert effort and perseverance toward attaining goals, I pay attention to details and I display a high level of concentration, I am responsible, honest and punctual. I am a creative thinker. I can adapt and apply new knowledge and skills. I understand systems and use technology. I know how social, organizational and technological systems work and I operate effectively within them.  less

    journalism-writing translation editing creative-writing editorial-writing seo data-entry blog-writing article-writing content-writing 00 more less
    • $11.11 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.9
    • 678 HOURS
    • ROMANIA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 14 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 3 TESTS
  • Administrative Assistant/Support Professional/Editor/Proofreader

    I was a client service specialist for 10 years, in the field of relocation. My primary responsibilities included customer service, vendor relations and data entry. I was responsible for maintaining computer and paper files on all of our clients. Other … more

    I was a client service specialist for 10 years, in the field of relocation. My primary responsibilities included customer service, vendor relations and data entry. I was responsible for maintaining computer and paper files on all of our clients. Other responsibilities included organizing and creating reports, data entry, and transcription. I also have some experience in researching, expense tracking, bookkeeping, editing, proofreading and other general administrative duties.  less

    data-entry research-papers microsoft-word order-entry order-processing irs-income-tax-audits tax-preparation email-handling microsoft-excel editing 00 more less
    • $10.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.3
    • 671 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 5 TESTS
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