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

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Time to Complete oDesk Editing Jobs

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: March 1, 2015

  • Comprehensive Editing, Proofreading and Spinning Services

    My main focus is on editing. I have extensive experience in proofreading and editing for grammatical, syntax and spelling errors in written content and currently do so for a variety of clients. I have a firm grasp on rewriting articles … more

    My main focus is on editing. I have extensive experience in proofreading and editing for grammatical, syntax and spelling errors in written content and currently do so for a variety of clients. I have a firm grasp on rewriting articles in spin syntax, and have the ability to spin content either manually or through TBS software, depending on preference. Either way, I can assure it will be done with an outstanding degree of human readability. I also have experience in creating content based on web research within a rigid set of guidelines in SEO format for a high-profile client. Current projects include providing image moderation services for use in sponsored ad campaigns, as well as tagging objects within images with similar products in a variety of fashion-centric interactive web advertisements. Other noteworthy skills include a strong knowledge of AP guidelines within the context of titles. I have in-depth knowledge of: - Microsoft Word - Microsoft Excel - Adobe Photoshop - Adobe Lightroom - The Best Spinner Topics of expertise include photography, technology, graphic design, fiber crafts, and parenting.  less

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    • $14.44 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 3301 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 1 PORTFOLIO ITEM
    • 7 TESTS
  • Poet, Author and Traveler

    I take a delight into writing and exalt that it is the lone but solid reason to live and to 'be lived'. Sufficing, all work promised will be met with necessary regard to research, sans grammatical errors well as plagiarism-free … more

    I take a delight into writing and exalt that it is the lone but solid reason to live and to 'be lived'. Sufficing, all work promised will be met with necessary regard to research, sans grammatical errors well as plagiarism-free and bound with originality and creativity. Being a full time writer of Short fiction, Non-fiction, Poetry and Drama since a decade and past, I worship my work. As a ghostwriter, I take genuine delight in providing high-quality, genuine work sans all issues of grammar, flow, tone and TAT as I fundamentally believe that it is my voice or idea that strengthens and soars through the windows and frames, built by my employers' dreams and guidelines. Right now, I have couple of my works published in theunknownpen.com under the pen name Ceida Uilyc. As my resume states, I have passed my matriculation and 12th grade and I'm presently pursuing B.A Honors English at EFL-U, Hyderabad, India. Apart from that, I have also worked 4 months as a Scorer for evaluation of Japanese students English Exam Papers at Digital Nirvana, Hyderabad, India. Internet availability is stable, fast and accessible 24*7. Skype Id, Gmail Id and other contact information can be shared for enhancing the working experience, accordingly. Looking forward to all challenging, positive and enriching works in the future.  less

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    • $10.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.8
    • 4 HOURS
    • INDIA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 3 TESTS
  • Translator, Writer and Editor

    Knowledge is nothing without skills. Dear Sir/Madam, Thank you for considering me as an employee. I am punctual, accurate and give every client a fast turnover. I respect the people I work with and expect to be respected. Feel … more

    Knowledge is nothing without skills. Dear Sir/Madam, Thank you for considering me as an employee. I am punctual, accurate and give every client a fast turnover. I respect the people I work with and expect to be respected. Feel free to contact me with any questions and I will get back to you as soon as possible. I am sure that my skills will be of great service to your customers. Hope to be working with you, Boryana  less

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    • $13.33 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.8
    • 0 HOURS
    • BULGARIA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 1 PORTFOLIO ITEM
    • 2 TESTS
  • Experienced Academic writer, Proofreader/Editor & Blog/Article Writer

    A Highly adept writer with an incredible affinity for the English language and a masterful dexterity in the manipulation of language dedicated to providing quality work. With excellent communication skills and a background in academic writing, I am able to … more

    A Highly adept writer with an incredible affinity for the English language and a masterful dexterity in the manipulation of language dedicated to providing quality work. With excellent communication skills and a background in academic writing, I am able to produce quality work in a range of forms and subject matters. My passion and cunning for my craft is secondary only to my unique writing style. Why Choose Me:  Knowledge of both British and US English  Bilingual – English and French-based Creole  Excellent Analytic skills  Computer Proficiency  Creative Writer ( Poetry and Prose )  Highly Meticulous  Offers an unequalled and Captivating Writing Style  Strong Interpersonal and Communication skills  less

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    • $20.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 2 HOURS
    • SAINT LUCIA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 6 TESTS
  • Writer/Editor & VPA

    Over the many years that I have been writing professionally I have become a specialist in academic and technical writing; as well as content writing, articles and blogs. My ghost written material has been published by several authors. I have … more

    Over the many years that I have been writing professionally I have become a specialist in academic and technical writing; as well as content writing, articles and blogs. My ghost written material has been published by several authors. I have provided articles, proposals, newsletter and site content, blog content and guest blogging for 3 major computer/software companies; as well as several smaller, outdoors related businesses. I've also made significant contributions to many dissertations, master thesis, and essays. I particularly excel at writing about academic, technical, and outdoor topics. I'm very passionate about writing; and have worked with a broad variety of clients; each with unique projects and requirements. This has led me to new branches of experience in the following areas; virtual personal assistant, SEO, data entry, and transcription. I guarantee excellent, original, and flawless work for a very reasonable price. Client satisfaction is of the utmost importance to me; even if that requires additional work, quick turn-around-time, or extensive research. My main objective on oDesk is to utilize my experience as a writer/editor to obtain mutually beneficial contracts with clients or companies that can utilize my experience and skills for repeated work and future networking purposes.  less

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    • $12.22 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.8
    • 100 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 5 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 5 TESTS
  • Business plans, Academic writing,Grant writing and Medical writing

    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

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    • $10.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.7
    • 144 HOURS
    • KENYA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 1 PORTFOLIO ITEM
    • 2 TESTS
  • Motion Graphics/Editor

    I am a freelance worker who is able to complete the task at hand. My goal is to take your ideas and concepts, and transform them into a complete and well executed final product. My strengths lie within After Effects … more

    I am a freelance worker who is able to complete the task at hand. My goal is to take your ideas and concepts, and transform them into a complete and well executed final product. My strengths lie within After Effects, Premier Pro, Photoshop, Lightroom, Color, and Final Cut Pro. I've been animating, filming and editing for the past 10 years. I have been working in the broadcast industry for the last 5 years, producing multi-cam live events, short spots, and promotional pieces for Brigham Young University-Hawaii. I have also done many side gigs with the Polynesian Cultural Center, the #1 top paid attraction in Hawaii, which include the Imax film, Hawaiian Journey and many other projects. I'm hard working, very efficient, and motivated to get the job done. I am very easy to communicate with and respond to questions or concerns fairly quickly. I love to learn and try new and innovative things. I am always willing to go that extra mile to make your project stand out from the rest.  less

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    • $40.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.9
    • 195 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 28 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 12 TESTS
  • Proven track record of creating search engine friendly content

    Client feedback provides prospective clients with the most accurate insight into a writer's skill level and professionalism. "This is the third time I've hired Don within the span of a month. It's the best testimony I can … more

    Client feedback provides prospective clients with the most accurate insight into a writer's skill level and professionalism. "This is the third time I've hired Don within the span of a month. It's the best testimony I can give to the quality of his work." "Don's knowledge of the subject matter, professionalism, courtesy, affordability, timeliness (he beat his own projected deadlines!) and superb communication make him one of the best freelancers I've had the opportunity to work with on oDesk. I would, without question, hire him again in a heartbeat." For Don, the best client feedback often ends with, "Are you available for more work?" Don's recent freelance projects include writing eBay buying guides, creating compelling product descriptions for an online groomsmen gift store, and writing content for five automobile dealerships that implements the best SEO practices. Don has also established his writing credentials for ghostwriting compelling eBooks that discuss controversial topics, as well as improving small business copy that prompts website visitors to take action. Don's professional acumen and dedication to submitting impeccably written work matches the objectives of clients who require an outstanding article/blog post writer, website content provider, copywriter, editor, proofreader, or ghostwriter.  less

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    • $22.22 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.9
    • 821 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 9 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 11 TESTS
  • Transcription, Editing/Proofreading, Review of Medical Records, VA

    My over thirty years of experience in administrative management and support developed my ability to excel in a virtual and multi-cultural work settings. I am keen in understanding the expectations of managers, colleagues and external customers. I am efficient in … more

    My over thirty years of experience in administrative management and support developed my ability to excel in a virtual and multi-cultural work settings. I am keen in understanding the expectations of managers, colleagues and external customers. I am efficient in problem-solving, decision-making, communication, measuring and quantifying. I am adept in planning and organizing work and capable in achieving results with effective written communication and presentations. My choice to work home-based provides an excellent benefit for whoever would acquire my services and my family in terms of the attention I need to accord them. I am presently engaged in transcribing and editing medical transcriptions.  less

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    • $6.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.5
    • 650 HOURS
    • PHILIPPINES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 5 TESTS
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