Tag: editing

Do you need to like your editor or proofreader?

You’ve finished your book, completed your marketing material or are looking for some help with your PhD thesis. Now you’ve got to find an editor / proofreader / wordy wordsmith. How to find an editor or proofreader It’s a tough decision. First you have… Continue Reading “Do you need to like your editor or proofreader?”

How to Deal with Tracked Changes in Word

When you receive an edited file from your editor, your first thoughts might be quite overwhelming. You’ve spent weeks, months or even years getting your document just right. Or so you thought. You open up your Word document, and there in front of you… Continue Reading “How to Deal with Tracked Changes in Word”

10 small things that will make your document ready for an editor

Let’s admit it, it’s a big step hiring an editor. You’ve researched editors in your genre, you’ve sorted out your budget so it’s realistic and you have your manuscript in a Word document (or ten). After approaching a couple of professional editors you’ve found… Continue Reading “10 small things that will make your document ready for an editor”