We are searching an Editor/proofreader that is an educated, highly literate native US English speaker to edit/proofread texts written or translated into English by non-native speakers, whose level of English, nevertheless, is quite close to that of an educated native speaker. The texts need to be checked, and any grammar, punctuation, style or word usage mistakes/inconsistencies corrected. The subjects vary: from general business, marketing, news and media articles to more technical subjects, like IT, finance, legal etc.
Special requirements: texts are written as SEO friendly texts and shall be SEO friendly also after editing/proofreading.
We need someone very responsible, reliable and with an excellent knowledge of English grammar, spelling and punctuation.
This could become an ongoing casual work opportunity for the right person. We will give you assignments as they become available. We will provide a spreadsheet for you to keep records of the articles you edit.
Your bid should be for editing/proofreading 100 (500 words each) articles. Price is approximately .50 cents per 500 words. Please bid accordingly.
In your bid please include the following:
1. Subjects you feel comfortable with for editing/proofreading jobs
2. Your turn-around times: how many words per day can you edit/proofread on average
3. A little about yourself: your education, experience with editing, proofreading, writing, etc.
4. Please explain the difference between a proofreader and an editor’s responsibilities.
Thank you for reading and bidding on our project.
11 freelance ont fait une offre moyenne de 59 $ pour ce travail
bid is $5 for 500 words Proofreading is a comparison of two same text's, whereas editing is a process to make the text free of error before printing or presenting. My English is good. you can try. Regards