Our Professional Line Editing Service Is Recommended the Most

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

Professional line editing services are NECESSARY when you have been advised to seek professional editing services, an academic editing service, or plan on publishing.

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Level 2 - Line Editing Services Include:

  • Basic copy editing services (Level 1)
  • 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
  • Correcting sentence structure
  • Inserting 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 some additional remarks and feedback throughout your manuscript.

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

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

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When Do I Need Professional Line Editing Services?

Line editing is best provided prior to submitting your manuscript for peer review or publication. This is the necessary level of editing when you have been advised to get professional editing. READ MORE…

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What Are Professional Line Editing Services?

Professional line editing evaluates and corrects the tone, style, and consistency of your writing while correcting your spelling, grammar, and punctuation. Your manuscript is read “line-by-line.”

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What is a Professional Line Editor?

Your professional line editor reviews your writing with precision to catch inconsistent speech, style, or thematic variances. Their job is to make sure your manuscript’s tone is professional and appealing.  READ MORE…

 

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Copy Editing

Order a Copy Edit LAST before formatting and publishing.

Recommended ONLY for confident fiction writers who have completed multiple revisions and are prepared to begin formatting

Necessary as your FINAL Story Edit after all Line Edit revisions are complete

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Line Editing

Order a Line Edit as your final REVISION before sharing publicly or distributing your book.

Recommended BEFORE sharing, distribution, review or publication

Necessary MINIMUM Story Edit revision before submitting to literary agents or beta readers

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StoryCoach Editing

Order a StoryCoach Edit to achieve confidence that your story is strong. Get the most COMPREHENSIVE EDIT available. Extensive feedback!

Recommended for Coaching & FEEDBACK. Get an in-depth Development Edit to better structure and develop your story.

Necessary for REVISING, organizing and presenting your narrative. Get assistance with content editing and an extensive assessment of your plot.

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LAST PROOFREAD

Only request professional Copy Editing services as your FINAL EDIT when planning NO revisions to your story.

Recommended ONLY for confident fiction writers who have completed multiple revisions and are prepared to begin formatting

Necessary as your FINAL Story Edit after all Line Edit revisions are complete

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BASIC REVISIONS

Seek professional Line Editing services as the MINIMUM PROFESSIONAL EDIT AFTER YOUR STRUCTURAL REVISIONS as necessary before seeking beta readers, reviews, or agent submissions.

Recommended BEFORE sharing, distribution, review or publication

Necessary MINIMUM Story Edit revision before submitting to literary agents or beta readers

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STRUCTURAL REVIEW

Get professional Content Editing services as a COMPREHENSIVE EDIT and help for your writing skills. Receive structural revisions while referencing your characters, plot, or story arc needs.

Recommended for an IN-DEPTH Content Edit to better organize and polish your writing

Necessary level of HELP REQUIRED when your writing has extensive issues with English grammar, comprehension, clarity, or structure

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SUBSTANTIVE EDIT, CRITIQUE & INSTRUCTIONS

Start with Developmental StoryCoach Editing. Get an in-depth CONTENT EDIT, SUMMARY LETTER, and STEP-BY-STEP INSTRUCTIONS. Receive virtual Book Coaching and follow-up inside our StoryCoach software for two-months. Complete the content revisions to make your story great!

Recommended for Coaching & FEEDBACK. Get an in-depth Development Edit to better structure and develop your story.

Necessary for REVISING, organizing and presenting your narrative. Get assistance with content editing and an extensive assessment of your plot.

Delivery time for a StoryCoach Edit is approximately 3 weeks.

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