What’s it all for? Why does editing or proofreading matter? Isn’t it just an unnecessary expense? My Auntie Bertha used to be an English teacher …
Not many editors will publicly discuss their rates. That’s not to be secretive or because we want to hide extortionate fees. It’s because there isn’t a one-budget-fits-all approach to pricing an editing or proofreading job.
As a child, I used to love reading about the day in the life of different professions. Those books were great and gave you a real insight, albeit in a child friendly way, about those professions.
Here is a story about my favourite piece of punctuation.
If you’ve focused on proofreading until now, the idea of copyediting can seem daunting. Here are some tips for coping with that first job. Source: Ten tips for your first copyediting job – CIEP blog