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Professional Proofreaders & Copy Editors

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Post your proofreading and grammar-checking project on oDesk and hire proof readers and book editors with excellent grammar skills. You will also find professionals who have experience with proofreading software (like grammar and plagiarism checkers) and editing tools (like Microsoft Word’s “track changes” feature) to check the spelling, grammar and vocabulary of your documents. With accuracy and attention to detail, they can proofread business proposals, marketing materials and tech reports; review your articles, blog or website content; or correct book translations and audio transcriptions.

Proofreading is the process of reading through an electronic copy (or galley proof) of a piece of written work to detect and correct errors before it is published. On oDesk, the world’s largest online workplace, you will find native English speakers and proofreaders familiar with editing marks and the APA, MLA, Harvard and Chicago style guidelines to provide you with professional editing, grammar checking and proofreading services.

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Proofreading Job Cost Overview

Typical total cost of oDesk Proofreading projects based on completed and fixed-price jobs.

oDesk Proofreading Jobs Completed Quarterly

On average, 681 Proofreading projects are completed every quarter on oDesk.

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Time to Complete oDesk Proofreading Jobs

Time needed to complete a Proofreading project on oDesk.

Average Proofreading Freelancer Feedback Score

Proofreading oDesk freelancers typically receive a client rating of 4.79.

4.79

Last updated: April 1, 2014

  • Professional Writer / British-American / Blogger / Ghost Writer

    Over the last 10 years I have worked in several different areas of business including press, promotions, publishing, editing, writing, and marketing. I am a published ghost writer with several publications under my belt including books and articles. I am … more

    Over the last 10 years I have worked in several different areas of business including press, promotions, publishing, editing, writing, and marketing. I am a published ghost writer with several publications under my belt including books and articles. I am also published under my own name in books, magazines and on my personal website No Tea After 12. I have exceptional editing and writing skills, a strong background in project management, and meticulous attention to detail. I also possess good research and fact-checking abilities, and I can adhere to tight schedules as necessary. I have the ability to devise exciting content, as well as promotional and sales material and I regularly generate copy for PR and press initiatives. I also have experience in web content management, basic HTML, and data entry. As well as a strong background in both typing and copywriting.  less

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    • $27.78 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 481 HOURS
    • UNITED KINGDOM
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 1 PORTFOLIO ITEM
    • 6 TESTS
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  • Experienced Data Entry & Social Media Marketer w/ BA in English

    Born and raised in the Lansing, MI area of the United States. Native to the United States and native English speaker. I have a strong history of data entry, social media expertise, and network marketing experience. Between running my own … more

    Born and raised in the Lansing, MI area of the United States. Native to the United States and native English speaker. I have a strong history of data entry, social media expertise, and network marketing experience. Between running my own business fully online, using forums and social media for information and gaining experience, and helping others build their own experience, I have a well-known audience and fan base. I have a degree in English and Education from Michigan State University, have 12 years of sales experience, and 4+ years of marketing background. Quick to communicate and hardworking, I will prove myself a great asset to help with your business needs.  less

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    • $11.11 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 2851 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 3 TESTS
  • 1st Place English Spelling Test (UK) & skilled freelance writer.

    I'm a native English speaker and scored 1st place in the UK English Spelling Test on oDesk. I have plenty of experience on this site writing travel guides and editing & proofreading them. My primary objective on oDesk is to … more

    I'm a native English speaker and scored 1st place in the UK English Spelling Test on oDesk. I have plenty of experience on this site writing travel guides and editing & proofreading them. My primary objective on oDesk is to showcase my writing skills. I am most skilled at writing articles and can always manage to produce a good read, quickly and efficiently, no matter the subject. I have years of experience in internet research and essay writing (in a variety of subjects), as part of my A-Level Qualifications and various work experience which I have participated in. I am a great time-organiser and possess the ability to complete tasks very quickly. I am motivated, efficient and punctual. Furthermore, another style of writing that I have a huge passion for is travel writing. I am widely travelled for my age and possess a vast knowledge of particular places around Europe, and know just how to bring them to life on paper. Additionally I have 5 years worth of qualifications in Travel & Tourism at the highest possible level, Distinction*. Upon finishing school I also achieved an A in English Literature and an A in English Language.  less

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    • $14.44 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.8
    • 106 HOURS
    • PORTUGAL
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 2 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 4 TESTS
  • English-Spanish Translator. Spanish Proofreader & Content Writer

    I'm a Spanish native speaker from Spain with 4 years experience in Spanish article writing, blog and website content writing, English-Spanish translation and Spanish proofreading. Excelent knowlege of Spanish grammar and spelling due to my University Degree in Journalism … more

    I'm a Spanish native speaker from Spain with 4 years experience in Spanish article writing, blog and website content writing, English-Spanish translation and Spanish proofreading. Excelent knowlege of Spanish grammar and spelling due to my University Degree in Journalism and Economics. Knowledge of Wordpress and Joomla, as well as of SEO, Social Media, basic HTML language and e-Commerce platforms such as Amazon and Ebay. If you're looking for a Spanish writer or blog/website content creator or if you need an English-Spanish proofreader/translator, I'm the person you're looking for. Quality at the best price. Hola, soy una periodista (española nativa) licenciada por la Universidad Complutense de Madrid con 4 años de experiencia en la redacción de artículos para blogs, creación de contenido web, traducción inglés-español y corrección de textos en español. Mis conocimientos de gramática, ortografía y puntuación son impecables, gracias a mis estudios universitarios. Además poseo conocimiento de Wordpress y Joomla, así como de SEO, Redes Sociales, lenguaje HTML básico y plataformas de e-Commerce como Amazon o Ebay. Si precisas de un redactor para tu blog o página web, o un traductor/revisor de inglés-español, soy la persona que estás buscando. Trabajo de alta calidad al mejor precio.  less

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    • $10.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 207 HOURS
    • SPAIN
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 5 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 10 TESTS
  • Native English Marketer, Blogger & Social Media Manager

    I am a Marketing Executive and write articles, blogs, press releases and copy for websites, e-newsletters and e-shots on a regular basis. I am a Diamond author on Ezinearticles and also manage several social media platforms for different companies, Facebook … more

    I am a Marketing Executive and write articles, blogs, press releases and copy for websites, e-newsletters and e-shots on a regular basis. I am a Diamond author on Ezinearticles and also manage several social media platforms for different companies, Facebook and Pinterest being my favourites. I also offer proofreading services in English with a rapid turn around time. I completed my basic Editing course 11 years ago in addition to my Better English Language course. I have experience in writing sponsorship proposals and as a quality auditor, in writing staff training and customer facing documentation. I hold a PhD in Pharmacy and wrote several scientific papers during this period. I have also worked in the pharmaceutical industry and as an international auditor for the European Agency of Reconstruction where I was responsible for writing scientific reports.  less

    article-writing blog-writing social-media-marketing press-release-writing proofreading cover-letter-writing press-advertising 00 more less
    • $13.33 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 248 HOURS
    • PORTUGAL
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 14 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 6 TESTS
  • VA,WordPress Site Manager, SEO Writer/Blogger with TEFL Certificates.

    Over the past 4 years I have gained experience in SEO writing, for various web sites, and blogs. My partner is a designer/developer and as a team we have developed key marketing tools, improved SEO, and the general look … more

    Over the past 4 years I have gained experience in SEO writing, for various web sites, and blogs. My partner is a designer/developer and as a team we have developed key marketing tools, improved SEO, and the general look and writing of various websites. I also VA, Project manage WordPress websites and the social media side! Having proved my technical writing skills I am now branching out into other areas such as WooCommerce and customer services where I hope my varied skills will achieve an impressive provider record. Use of email responders, email campaigns, and Google Apps. Adding to my profile is my past experience as a PA in London where my office skills and the ability to organise and prioritise my work load have proven essential. As a qualified TEFL teacher my English grammar and writing skills have played a key role in all my writing work enabling me to produce higher than average articles, content and blogs. Experience: VA,Word Press Project Manager, WooCommerce, Drop Shipping, Customer Services, SEO Writing, Internet Research, Word Office, Blogging, English Grammar Correction, Editing, Use of Email Responders like Aweber, Mail Chimp, Arranging Email Campaigns, Social Media Marketing and Networking, Google Apps.  less

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    • $12.22 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.6
    • 1101 HOURS
    • SPAIN
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 18 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 5 TESTS
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  • A1 Native UK English Digital Marketer/project manager/writer/editor

    I have experience of digital marketing, writing, editing, researching and proof-reading and hold advanced secretarial and language qualifications. I am a fast, accurate and proficient typist. I am a native English (UK) speaker with an excellent command of the English … more

    I have experience of digital marketing, writing, editing, researching and proof-reading and hold advanced secretarial and language qualifications. I am a fast, accurate and proficient typist. I am a native English (UK) speaker with an excellent command of the English language and experience of writing for publication. I also have qualifications in early years education and library and information services. I have many years experience of working in a customer service environment which has enabled me to develop excellent communication skills, both oral and written. I have a can-do attitude and am always willing to go the extra mile to make sure my customers are satisfied with the service they receive. I am used to researching online to answer all sorts of queries on a wide variety of subjects.  less

    technical-writing proofreading copywriting seo editing project-management recruiting wordpress word-processing blog-writing 00 more less
    • $44.44 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.9
    • 2009 HOURS
    • UNITED KINGDOM
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 6 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 19 TESTS
  • Top Rank SEO, WordPress, and Content Specialist.

    Are you looking for an expert to help with your WordPress site? If yes, then you have found him. Welcome! I am an expert with WordPress web design and SEO. In addition, I will do engaging and compelling content for … more

    Are you looking for an expert to help with your WordPress site? If yes, then you have found him. Welcome! I am an expert with WordPress web design and SEO. In addition, I will do engaging and compelling content for your website, blog, and social media accounts. Talking of social media, I will create Facebook, Twitter, Google+, and LinkedIn account for you and your business, whichever is applicable, and manage them for increased online presence. To ensure quality work, I am willing to take a test task. If you are pleased with my work, then I will be happy to enter into a full-paid contract. Therefore, contact me now and we will make this happen!  less

    research-papers proofreading seo website-development seo-keyword-research article-submission ghostwriting on-page-optimization off-page-optimization pay-per-click 00 more less
    • $7.78 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.8
    • 718 HOURS
    • KENYA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 8 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 8 TESTS
  • Editor/Content Manager

    Experienced web editor/content manager with over ten years of resource development, web research, quality management and medical editing experience. Experience with CMS systems, social media management and mobile app development. Proofread web and print copy for pharmaceutical and advertising … more

    Experienced web editor/content manager with over ten years of resource development, web research, quality management and medical editing experience. Experience with CMS systems, social media management and mobile app development. Proofread web and print copy for pharmaceutical and advertising clients. Web editor, content manager and social media strategist for www.tv411.org/. Proficient in the Chicago Manual of Style; MLA, AMA and AP Styles; Microsoft Office; Adobe Suite and both PC/MAC. Skilled in handling highly sensitive/confidential information and in meeting tight deadlines with quality results. Professional training in medical/pharmaceutical editing and proofreading and legal proofing CompTIA A+ Certified Technician  less

    editing proofreading wordpress web-content-management social-media-marketing internet-research adobe-photoshop ios-development 00 more less
    • $27.78 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 675 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 2 TESTS
  • High-Quality, Original Article Writer. Professional Researcher...

    I specialize in writing the high-quality, original content that people deserve and should expect to find when performing an online search. I feel confident writing on any subject (and I have!) due to the many years I have spent professionally … more

    I specialize in writing the high-quality, original content that people deserve and should expect to find when performing an online search. I feel confident writing on any subject (and I have!) due to the many years I have spent professionally researching. I specialize in writing informative articles, new website content, copy-writing, proof-reading and editing. I also enjoy creating eBooks. No job is too big or too small... (-:  less

    article-writing blog-writing copywriting copy-editing proofreading ebook-design ghostwriting microsoft-word 00 more less
    • $27.78 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.8
    • 2292 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 6 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 9 TESTS
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