Proofreading means examining your manuscript carefully to find and correct typographical errors and mistakes in grammar, style, and spelling.
An editor will begin your proofread within 24 hours of booking this service. Proofreads are usually completed within 10 working days.
A proofread will include:
The correction of errors in spelling, punctuation, grammar, and syntax.
The correction of errors in sentence structure and language usage.
The correction of factual errors where the information would reasonably be considered common knowledge.
The highlighting of duplicate words where they appear close together.
The return of your manuscript with annotated corrections, indicating what has been changed, with an explanation where necessary.
A proofread will not include:
A critique of your writing style or plot.