initial discussion about your preferences and styles, potential clarifications
editing with Track Changes in MS Word (pdf by arrangement)
objective comments and suggestions
How long does it take?
up to 25,000 words take around one week, more words - more time
a simple edit happens faster than a comprehensive one
Tight deadline? I will let you know if I think I can't commit to your deadline
What is NOT included?
There is a difference between editing and proofreading, quite often a combination of both is required.
Editing is checking and correcting: - language - logical structure - clarity - consistency and style layouts - illustrations
Proofreading is checking and correcting: - typographical errors - omissions - spelling - grammar - punctuation - consistency
"Marion performed a thorough and efficient job proofing and editing the copy for my upcoming E-Course so I could meet my production schedule. She is well-versed in software technologies and her excellent disposition and quality of service make her a pleasure to work with. Marion Metz will be an asset to your content production, and very cost-effective. I highly recommend her Copy Editing and Proofing skills." (Alexia Schlueter/ CEO Alternative Health Digital)