Copyediting and Proofreading For Dummies

Copyediting and Proofreading For Dummies

Book Title: Copyediting and Proofreading For Dummies

Author: John Seely

Format: Paperback | 384 pages

Publication Date: 07 May 2007

ISBN-13: 9780470121719

Turn your knack for language into a lucrative career Must-know techniques and resources for maximizing your accuracy and speed Interested in becoming a copyeditor or proofreader? Want to know more about what each job entails? This friendly guide helps you position yourself for success. Polish your skills, build a winning resume and land the job you've always wanted. Books, magazines, Web sites, corporate documents - find out how to improve any type of publication and make yourself indispensable to writers, editors, and your boss.* Balance between style and rules* Master the art of the query* Use proofreader symbols* Edit and proof electronic documents* Build a solid freelancing career