Content Editors Structure Your Manuscript & Ideas

Professional Content Editing Services give you a comprehensive, top level developmental edit. This is ideal when completing your first round of editing or critiquing your manuscript’s first draft.

You get editing plus honest feedback and thorough professional guidance. Choose professional Content Editing prior to peer review, submission, or public distribution as it is comprehensive.

We HIGHLY RECOMMEND Professional Content Editing services for first-drafts, first-time authors, non-native English writers, and Academic Editing Editing Services.

A content edit is a developmental edit, structural edit, and/or substantive edit

It is NECESSARY for manuscripts requiring extensive corrections of English grammar, clarity, or comprehension.

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Content editing develops your overall composition to create a sound structure and cohesiveness within your manuscript.

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Level 3 - Professional Content Editing Services include:

  • Copy Editing and Line Editing (Levels 1 and 2)
  • Correcting spelling, grammar, and punctuation
  • Ensuring consistency in your writing, word choices, style, and compositional spacing
  • Eliminating jargon and repetition
  • Revising inappropriate verb tenses
  • Checking for subject-verb agreement
  • Inserting transitional phrasing
  • Evaluating the continuity/flow of your thoughts
  • Ensuring support of statements
  • Providing correct formatting of citations/references, and footnotes according to industry style guide formatting
  • Providing critical assessment and feedback of your manuscript throughout your document’s comments section
  • Adjusting structure and order of scenes
  • Improving cohesiveness of ideas, proposals, characters, scenes, settings, descriptions, and point of view throughout
  • Assessing the manuscript’s overall strength’s and weaknesses
  • Giving you confidence and guidance on what to do next

Your professional Content Editor ensures that you deliver the best quality writing, research, and ebook product possible to your audience. We analyze the “big picture” of your manuscript’s overall presentation.

 

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What Are Professional Content Editing Services?

A content edit is a developmental edit, structural edit, and/or substantive edit. It is your most comprehensive editorial and stylistic review! READ MORE…

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When Do I Need a Professional Content Edit?

Professional content editing services are ideal for your first draft. You get honest feedback and professional guidance prior to peer review or public distribution.

We recommend Content Editing for first-time authors and non-native English writers.

It is NECESSARY for extensive corrections of English grammar, clarity, or comprehension. READ MORE…

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What Does a Professional Content Editor Do?

Your professional content editor reviews in-depth every word, thought, idea, statement, detail, and reference to ensure that it is contributing positively to your document’s total presentation and purpose.

A content editor provides the most in-depth and detailed editing level available. Thus, professional content editing is the premium editing service standard in today’s industry.

In short, comprehensive content editors transform everyday writers into published authors.

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Get personal editing services that are customized to your unique writing needs!

Basic

Copy Editing

Request professional copy editing as your FINAL service (with no planned revisions) before formatting,  proofreading, and publishing

Recommended only for confident writers prepared to format; your final editing service

Necessary when completing your final edit with NO further revisions planned

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Line Editing

Be prepared for your public debut with line editing. This is the industry standard necessary before presenting for peer review and agent submissions.

Recommended by university professors (academic editing service) and literary agents as the minimum standard necessary before submission, review, or publication

Necessary when you have been advised to seek professional editing or plan on publishing or distributing publicly

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Executive

Editing Package

All-Inclusive content editing, supplemental rewrites, plus a professional manuscript critique ensures your success! Your best investment in your writing

Recommended for analysis and restructuring of your manuscript when you need extensive feedback and coaching assistance

Necessary when you want help beyond organizing and presenting your ideas, need assistance with the English language, and desire an extensive assessment

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More Details: Basic Copy Editing

Basic Copy Editing is your final edit with no planned revisions before formatting, proofreading, and publishing.

Recommended for confident writers prepared to format with no major changes and for researchers prepared to submit for approval or peer review

Level 1 – Copy Editing includes checking your grammar, spelling, and punctuation for accuracy; ensuring consistency in your writing, word choices, style, and compositional spacing; and eliminating jargon and repetitious words.

All professional editing services are customized to your unique writing needs: Fiction, Nonfiction, or Academic Research.

Copy editing is provided by experienced professional copy editors specializing in your genre and writing style.

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More Details: Standard Line Editing

Standard Line Editing is the industry standard most recommended by agents and university professors prior to submission for application and review.

Necessary when you have been advised to seek professional editing services, an academic editing service, or plan on publishing/distributing publicly

Level 2 – Line Editing includes all Level 1 – Basic Copy Editing services (correcting spelling, grammar, punctuation, word usage; eliminating jargon and repetition; ensuring style consistency; and adjusting compositional spacing) PLUS checking for subject-verb agreement, correcting sentence structure, and including transitional phrasing as appropriate.

Your professional line editor also improves the continuity and flow of your writing and support statements. Additionally, your corrections are supported by additional remarks and feedback throughout your manuscript.

All professional editing services are customized to your unique writing needs: Fiction, Nonfiction, or Academic Research.

Line editing is provided by experienced professional line editors specializing in your genre and writing style.

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More Details: Premium Content Editing

Premium Content Editing is your ideal choice for completing your manuscript’s first draft when you desire honest feedback and thorough professional guidance. Choose content editing prior to peer review or public distribution as it is comprehensive.

Also known as Developmental Editing, Structural Editing, and Substantive Editing.

Content editing is also highly recommended for first-time authors, non-native English writers, and as an academic editing service.

Necessary for manuscripts requiring extensive corrections of English grammar, clarity, or comprehension.

Level 3 – Premium Content Editing includes copy and line editing (Levels 1 and 2) by correcting spelling, grammar, and punctuation; evaluating word choice; eliminating jargon and repetition; ensuring style consistency; revising inappropriate verb tenses; and inserting transitional phrasing.) Your content editor also evaluates the continuity/flow of your thoughts, ensures support of statements, and provides formatting of citations/references, and footnotes according to industry style guide formatting. Lastly, you receive assessment and feedback on your manuscript throughout your document’s comments section.

Your professional editor ensures that you deliver the best quality writing, research, and product possible to your audience. We analyze the big picture of your overall presentation.

All professional editing services are customized to your unique writing needs: Fiction, Nonfiction, or Academic Research.

Content editing is provided by experienced professional content editors specializing in your genre and writing style.

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More Details: Executive Editing Package

Executive Editing includes Content Editing and a Professional Editorial Review. It is ideal for authors needing a comprehensive content edit plus in-depth analysis, evaluation, and possible rewrites/restructure of the manuscript.

Recommended for clients who need lots of feedback and support. It is for dedicated writers, committed researchers, and determined business executives who want their writing taken seriously.

Level 4 – Executive Content Editing Package – includes precise copy editing, detailed line editing, and in-depth content editing (Levels 1, 2 and 3). Your content editor corrects spelling, grammar, and punctuation; evaluates word choices; eliminates jargon and repetition; ensures style consistency; revises inappropriate verb tenses; and inserts transitional phrasing. Your editor then evaluates the continuity/flow of your thoughts, ensures support of statements, and provides formatting of citations/references, and footnotes according to industry style guides.

Additionally, you receive a complete editorial assessment of your manuscript and writing style in a separate document as the Professional Editorial Critique. Lastly, you get extensive professional supplementary sentence rewrites (up to 20%) when necessary.

Of course, all positive feedback provided by our professional editors is yours. You are welcome to use this critique in your reviews, book promotions, and marketing.

Your content editor ensures that you deliver the best quality writing, research, and product possible to your audience. We analyze the big picture of your overall presentation.

All professional editing services are customized to your unique writing needs: Fiction, Nonfiction, or Academic Research.

Executive editing is provided by experienced professional content editors specializing in your genre and writing style.

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