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Professional Editors

Showing 15,564 freelancers

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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.

1,031

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

  • Content Writer/Copywriter/Proofreader

    With over 10 years of experience in administration, sales, and customer service, I can offer exceptional attention to detail with a timely response. Additionally, I have earned a BA in Psychology and can articulate and communicate effectively on various topics … more

    With over 10 years of experience in administration, sales, and customer service, I can offer exceptional attention to detail with a timely response. Additionally, I have earned a BA in Psychology and can articulate and communicate effectively on various topics. My demeanor and writing style is professional and precise. A highly versatile writer, with developed skills and an understanding of SEO content, copywriting, proofreading, and more. I can provide original online articles, fill your website with Google friendly content, create engaging product or service descriptions, and maintain consistent client communication. I welcome the opportunity to learn more. Visual Resume: http://vizualize.me/ChaseJ#.USmsQusjr0B  less

    content-writing editing counseling-psychology seo internet-research scientific-writing research-papers technical-editing administrative-support proofreading 00 more less
    • $37.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.9
    • 14 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 7 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 3 TESTS
  • Marketer, Writer, MBA

    About me: I have 15 years' experience across the marketing spectrum, from campaign planning to content design and campaign execution. I'd love to help you with - Strategic planning - Branding - Collateral design/desktop publishing - Content creation/writing - Email/direct marketing … more

    About me: I have 15 years' experience across the marketing spectrum, from campaign planning to content design and campaign execution. I'd love to help you with - Strategic planning - Branding - Collateral design/desktop publishing - Content creation/writing - Email/direct marketing - Website design (Wordpress or Weebly) - Social media planning & execution - Trade show & event planning I have a Masters in Business Administration and a Bachelors in Marketing with a minor in PR. I am also a skilled writer with varied experience including blogs, articles, press releases, website content (SEO,) product reviews and sales/marketing copy. Additionally I have extensive proofreading and editing experience, including editing for ESL clients. Why you should hire me: 1) My work is always well researched and 100% original 2) I pay strict attention to detail and guarantee error-free work 3) I always meet deadlines 4) I listen thoroughly to your needs, and respond quickly But don't take my word for it - read what my clients have to say! I'd love to put my skills and experience to work for you!  less

    article-writing content-writing blog-writing internet-research copywriting business-writing press-release-writing research-papers essay-writing editorial-writing creative-writing editing proofreading copy-editing microsoft-excel microsoft-powerpoint microsoft-word desktop-publishing adobe-creative-suite business-card-design b2b-marketing direct-marketing email-marketing email-deliverability-consulting ab-testing brand-management brand-consulting trade-show-exhibition-design microsoft-outlook-development adobe-pdf email-handling crm 00 more less
    • $50.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 96 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 3 TESTS
  • Proficient Translator, Writer, Editor, CELTA qualified English teacher

    I am a CELTA qualified English teacher, experienced translator, writer and editor. This is what I studied for, what I have done for the last few years and what I do with pleasure. Each job I take is a new … more

    I am a CELTA qualified English teacher, experienced translator, writer and editor. This is what I studied for, what I have done for the last few years and what I do with pleasure. Each job I take is a new challenge for me, something that makes me better and I always strive for doing it of high quality and on time!  less

    translation teaching-english editing curriculum-development article-writing 00 more less
    • $18.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.9
    • 265 HOURS
    • BULGARIA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 9 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 5 TESTS
  • Editor / Proofreader / Technical Writer

    US expatriate with 15 years of IT experience and a strong customer focus currently living in Colombia. I bring my passion for process, operations, and efficiency to my new focus on editing, writing, proofreading, and graphics. My goal is to … more

    US expatriate with 15 years of IT experience and a strong customer focus currently living in Colombia. I bring my passion for process, operations, and efficiency to my new focus on editing, writing, proofreading, and graphics. My goal is to provide great quality at reasonable rates to improve and enhance your original content. I am fluent in English and Spanish. Specialties: Technical Writing and Editing using Information Mapping techniques Customer Service and Customer Relationship Management  less

    editing proofreading technical-writing google-docs spanish project-management data-analysis 00 more less
    • $13.50 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 3646 HOURS
    • COLOMBIA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 5 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 5 TESTS
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  • Article and Content Writer/Editor- Dedicated to meeting your needs

    I've written hundreds of articles for companies and websites and done a lot of separate writing in my free time. To me, writing is not just a profession; it is a source of great joy. I am skilled in … more

    I've written hundreds of articles for companies and websites and done a lot of separate writing in my free time. To me, writing is not just a profession; it is a source of great joy. I am skilled in vocabulary, grammar, and using Microsoft Word. My number one goal as a freelance writer is to please every customer. I will work closely with you to make sure the work you receive is exactly what you are looking for.  less

    article-writing editing copy-editing biography-writing content-writing essay-writing word-processing copywriting editorial-writing humor-writing seo technical-writing research-papers short-story-writing internet-research 00 more less
    • $40.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 0 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 6 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 8 TESTS
  • Brazilian Portuguese Translator

    Accurate, experienced and reliable I am native Portuguese speaker from Brazil, journalist graduated, with over 6 years of experience in translating a wide range of documents, websites, and apps from English & Spanish to Portuguese. My priority is to deliver great … more

    Accurate, experienced and reliable I am native Portuguese speaker from Brazil, journalist graduated, with over 6 years of experience in translating a wide range of documents, websites, and apps from English & Spanish to Portuguese. My priority is to deliver great service to my costumers. Service Translation / Localization / Editing / Proofreading Working Languages English > Brazilian Portuguese Spanish > Brazilian Portuguese  less

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    • $21.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 22 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 3 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 4 TESTS
  • Native Russian/Ukrainian translator into/from English

    Being a philologist by training and by vocation I have a flair for languages (English in particular). After passing an exam I got IELTS Certificate (dated 19/03/2011) with Overall Band Score 8.0 and 8.5 for writing … more

    Being a philologist by training and by vocation I have a flair for languages (English in particular). After passing an exam I got IELTS Certificate (dated 19/03/2011) with Overall Band Score 8.0 and 8.5 for writing. For the last 10 years have been working in financial sector (insurance) in large international companies, was trained in the UK and Switzerland. My business background as well as extensive experience in translating of commercial, scientific and legal documents bring special value to my clients. Perform translations from English to Russian/Ukrainian and vice versa in the following areas: economics, insurance, marketing, management, education, linguistics, advertising, law, mass media, web content. Work efficiently and deliver completed work in time.  less

    translation-english-russian microsoft-excel data-entry microsoft-word microsoft-powerpoint business-analysis editing ukrainian proofreading 00 more less
    • $11.11 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 2 HOURS
    • UKRAINE
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 7 TESTS
  • Professional Book Editor

    I enjoy open discussions with writers, providing detailed feedback and that second set of “eyes” that we all need for our stories. As a member of the Editorial Freelancers Association, and with more than nine years of proven editorial success … more

    I enjoy open discussions with writers, providing detailed feedback and that second set of “eyes” that we all need for our stories. As a member of the Editorial Freelancers Association, and with more than nine years of proven editorial success, I know my stuff. I have flexed my creative muscles, high level of organization and a keen eye for detail to help aspiring and experienced authors from around the world reach their publishing dreams. If you're looking for more than just an editor, someone to partner with you as a true manuscript consultant on your road to publication, I'd love to hear from you. Visit my website for more information and to view my blog: www.mjbookeditor.com  less

    copy-editing creative-writing blog-writing copywriting editorial-writing editing article-writing chicago-manual-of-style 00 more less
    • $30.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 162 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 8 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 6 TESTS
  • English to French and French to English Translator and Editor

    I am a native French speaker, who was educated in Paris, France, but also lived and worked for over ten years in English speaking countries, including the United Kingdom and the United States. While I am new on oDesk, I … more

    I am a native French speaker, who was educated in Paris, France, but also lived and worked for over ten years in English speaking countries, including the United Kingdom and the United States. While I am new on oDesk, I have over four years of experience doing translations from English to French (and vice versa), including for NGOs, websites, news media, documentaries and publications. I have worked on a variety of subjects, whether commercial, journalistic or academic. My proficiency in both English and French is excellent (see below for my stellar results at various oDesk tests) and I have outstanding attention to detail, so you can be assured I will produce impeccable high-quality translations. Strengths: meticulous, accurate and fast, with excellent attention to detail and ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines.  less

    translation-french-english translation-english-french proofreading editing 00 more less
    • $20.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 0 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 2 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 9 TESTS
  • Specializing in Proofing, Writing, Rewrites, Collaborations

    Degree in English Composition -University of Illinois at Chicago. Member - Florida Writer's Association. Certificate in Pharmacy/Pre-med/Pre-nursing Published: One unique memoir (combining psychoanalysis and the Holocaust) One short non-fiction story (Please feel free to read the Amazon samples … more

    Degree in English Composition -University of Illinois at Chicago. Member - Florida Writer's Association. Certificate in Pharmacy/Pre-med/Pre-nursing Published: One unique memoir (combining psychoanalysis and the Holocaust) One short non-fiction story (Please feel free to read the Amazon samples for two different writing styles - penname is Calli Levison). Currently proofing and editing for overseas publisher. Strengths: - spelling, punctuation - syntax including "creative re-arrangement" for emotional effect - good eye for timeline detail and tie-in of details for literary effect - widely-read across multiple fields ("specialties" might be considered as psychology, psychoanalysis, theater, music, religion) - fluent in medical terminology - familiarity with languages (please note however: fluent only in English) - trained in graphic arts - skilled in attractive formatting for Kindle - I'm artistic and literary Weakness: - I'm artistic and literary, not technical NOTE: Stated hourly rate is VARIABLE per project. I purposely set it low to allow for negotiation.  less

    proofreading editing creative-writing 00 more less
    • $11.11 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 0 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 14 TESTS
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