I can offer you …
Your material will be checked for errors relating to:
• Consistency of style.
• Spelling, punctuation, and grammar.
• Ambiguity and unclear meaning.
• Typing errors.
• Factual errors:
Names of people.
Figures and maths.
URLs (web addresses).
Proofreading plus copy editing:
All proofreading checks plus rewriting as required, to ensure ease of reading.
Additional checks will be made for:
- Best use of grammar.
- Repetition, jargon, slang, and clichés.
- Content and structure.
- Suitability for your target audience.
- Legal checks: copyright, trademarks, data protection, defamation.
Types of proofreading undertaken:
• Books (fiction and non-fiction).
• Brochures and fliers.
• Business materials: reports, corporate communications, etc.
• Handouts and factsheets.
• Reports and tenders.
• Website content.
I can proofread your material in the following formats:
- Proofreading paper copy using BSI symbols.
- On-screen proofreading of Word files using the track changes function.
- On-screen proofreading of PDF files using Adobe Reader’s mark-up tools.