It’s tempting to think that hiring an editor means your manuscript will be completely free of errors. But no editing job is perfect.
As practitioners, copyeditors know why editing is important. But those who would hire us sometimes need convincing.
Editing tests are fairly common in the industry. But can you tell when one is a scam?
There’s an unspoken agreement when you take an editing test. Are you following through?
How do you feel about the phrase “due to”? Does it just mean “attributable to” to you, or can it also mean “because of”? The answer largely depends on your perspective.
Your editor sent you back your edited manuscript and it looks great. But what’s this other file they sent? Meet your style sheet.
Mistakes happen, and when they do, it’s good to know how to apologize for them. This guide will help you do so.