100 Editing and Proofreading Tips for Writers

Underwood-vintage-typewriter-prop1Editing and proofreading are vital for producing great writing. But where should you look? What should you change? As the most comprehensive editing and proofreading list on the Web, this list provides 100 tips to self-edit your work into professional shape.

The term editing covers a wide range of practices, from restructuring whole documents to recasting sentences. Proofreading is the final stage, when everything’s in place and you’re just looking for consistency of style and final errors.

This tips are divided into six logical sections, including:

  • Habits
  • Practical Processes
  • The Bigger Picture
  • Sentence-level Editing
  • Formatting
  • Don’t Forget!

Let’s get on to the 100 best editing and proofreading tips for writers.

read more… https://www.experteditor.com.au/blog/100-editing-and-proofreading-tips-for-writers/

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4 thoughts on “100 Editing and Proofreading Tips for Writers

  1. Reblogged this on Chris The Story Reading Ape's Blog and commented:
    Follow the link to the Expert Editor article – I recommend you bookmark it for future reference 🐵

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  2. paulandruss

    Thanks Chris. Very interesting article. Well worth printing out and pinning up in your work space

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    • paulandruss

      Apologies originally saw this on the Story Reading Ape and wanted to leave comment to both your sites – hit post before I removed ‘Thanks Chris’ on my comment above.

      Like

  3. Reblogged this on The Owl Lady.

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