Proofreading is usually the final stage of content editing and is one of the most important ingredients in the entire publishing process. Using a professional proofreader can help prevent errors being published in your website or publication. Even small mistakes can undermine presentation, distract a reader or compromise a business’s professionalism and credibility, so you must make sure that your text is correct.
My proofreading service includes checking your text, including headings and captions, for:
Your text will be returned either by email or hard copy depending on the format of your original material. Queries and changes will be clearly marked either by tracked changes (in Word) or by textual and marginal marks on hard copy (in accordance with British Standards Institute BS 5261).
Please make sure you provide me with a copy of your company style guide (if you have one). If you do not have a company style guide, you may want to include additional notes on:
You can request a style sheet from me with the return of your work, which you are welcome to add to your company style guide.
Contact me for a free cost estimate for your proofreading project.