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  • View Service Offered By KrisWritingsolutions


    London, England, United Kingdom

    35,768/year ·
    • proofreading
    • Editing
    • Grammar


    Working with words is a passion for me. Through diverse projects, I have edited and proofread hundreds of papers and written some powerful content too. Looking for just such a chance as displayed in y...

  • View Service Offered By Visual Content Communications

    Visual Content Communications

    Hadley, Massachusetts, United States

    25,336/year ·
    • proofreading
    • Copy Editing
    • Developmental Editing

    Copy Editing & Proofreading _ 20+ Years

    Since 2001, I''ve provided detailed copy editing and proofreading support for a range of marketing, business, public relations, and technical applications. Enhance clarity and readability, refine gramm...

  • View Service Offered By Piedmont-Copy-Desk


    Belmont, North Carolina, United States

    24,046/year ·
    • proofreading
    • Copy Editing
    • Editing

    Final Polish Editing and Proofreading

    You''ve had an editor go over your book, but you want "one more set of eyes" on it. Let me be that last editor who goes over your copy with a fine-toothed comb and finds things that others have missed,...

  • View Service Offered By Sherry Writes For You

    Sherry Writes For You

    Drayden, Maryland, United States

    24,641/year ·
    • proofreading
    • Content Writing
    • eBooks

    Editing & Proofreading

    I am an Editor who offers both content and technical editing services. If you are looking for an Editor to edit your book, ebook, white paper, or articles to be done in a timely manner, look no furth...

  • View Service Offered By Kay Derochie

    Kay Derochie

    Salem, Oregon, United States

    11,491/year ·
    • proofreading
    • APA Style
    • Articles


    In everyday language, the word "proofreading" is often used to refer to light copy editing. If you are primarily looking for a limited review of your manuscript for elements such as grammar, punctuati...

  • View Service Offered By Carolyn Fleming

    Carolyn Fleming

    St. Louis, Missouri, United States

    9,155/year ·
    • proofreading
    • Adobe Acrobat
    • Annual Reports

    Editing and Proofreading

    Editing and proofreading require an eye for detail. On a first read, I hunt for errors in grammar, punctuation, and spelling. On a second read, I delve deeper. I focus on clarity of content, consisten...

  • View Service Offered By BusinessWritingPlus


    Vernon, British Columbia, Canada

    8,970/year ·
    • proofreading
    • Editing
    • Fiction Editing

    Editing & Proofreading

    Our professional editors are expert in APA and CMS, and can proof, hard-edit, technical edit, or completely rewrite your work. We have pride in our ability to polish a work while keeping the author''s...

  • View Service Offered By A+ Wordsmith

    A+ Wordsmith

    Hendersonville, NC, North Carolina, United States

    11,749/year ·
    • proofreading
    • Copy Editing
    • Copywriting

    Manuscript, Fiction, Nonfiction Writing

    While fiction is my first love, my respect for facts and education has led me into non-fiction writing as well. Manuscripts of 40,000 - 120,000 words don't scare me--the bigger the better!

  • View Service Offered By Wise Writing and Editing

    Wise Writing and Editing

    Gauley Bridge, West Virginia, United States

    23,479/year ·
    • proofreading
    • Academic Writing
    • Articles

    Proofreading and Editing.

    I am a WVU graduate with a degree in Professional Writing & Editing, Social Media Marketing, and Public Relations. I am well-versed in all aspects of standard editing and proofreading. I specialize in...

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Hire a Proofreader

Freelance Proofreading online is an important part of the writing process involving the review of the content to ensure that the work is free of any mistakes.

What Does a Proofreader Do?

You can hire a freelance proofreader to check for spelling, typographical, punctuation or grammatical errors. A proofreader generally checks a page proof or draft web pages for errors before publishing.

They provide other services too including academic editing services. They are also required to ensure that the pages have been spaced accurately for proper printing. Generally, a proofreader receives a copy and makes a note of any changes required from the editors or writers.

A freelance proofreader should be able to give attention to detail, ensuring that every word is spelled correctly and used properly and each punctuation marked in its place. You may hire a proofreader for checking content and freelance proofreading online for:

  • Books and e-books (hire specialized book editors)

  • Webpages

  • Newspapers and magazines

  • Business publications

  • Specialist publications (technical manuals, academic journals, etc.)

Proofreading Services

Hire a proofreader to:

  • Check content with the original.

  • Check spelling, grammar, punctuation and content writing style.

  • Check other elements like headings, page numbers, captions, illustrations, photos, etc.

How to Hire a Freelance Proofreader Online?

While selecting a proofreader for hire, you should consider the following points:

  • They should be skilled in the language the content is written in.

  • They should have an eye for detail.

  • They should be excellent communicators.

  • They should have some experience in the publishing industry.

  • They should be comfortable using specialized software programs for proofreading.

Proofreaders are often required to work within a team comprising of content editors, typists, authors and other editors. Hence, it is also important that you hire talented freelancers who are good team players. They should also be able to complete tasks within the given timeline. You can also find freelance content writers for hire with a wide range of different fields including marketing, journalism, SEO, business or various other arenas. Whereas, you can find freelance Copywriters for hire who are responsible for creating taglines, audio scripts, slogans and other copy for a wide range of goals. It is best to connect with freelance writers for hire online who continue to upgrade their knowledge and skills through training. 

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