Editing & proofreading
Avoid embarrassing spelling mistakes and bad grammar. First impressions are crucial for gaining your customers’ trust, whether it’s in English or other languages. You should therefore have your text professionally edited before printing or launching digital media.
Typical editing work
Texts that we regularly edit
You should always review website content prior to publication. However, large websites can take a long time to review by yourself. We’ll be happy to assist if you’d prefer to have your content edited by someone else. We can edit entire websites or just selected pages.
Book editing is essential for authors and self-publishers as well as publishing companies. We edit specialist literature along with fiction, novels and short stories. The edited document is always delivered in tracked changes mode so that the author can clearly see any changes and amend them if required.
Advertising copy editing
Editing advertising copy is one of the most common types of editing work. We edit both online and print ads, flyers, brochures and digital campaigns such as SEA displays. In addition to editing the text, we particularly recommend foreign-language typesetting for print media in order to align text and graphic elements.
All scientific work should be edited prior to submission/publication. Editing of your Bachelor work, Master work or dissertation can significantly improve the thesis grade. After all, it is not only the content that contributes to your grade, but also the linguistic element.
Need an editing quote?
Editing costs vary depending on language and scope. The fastest way to receive a quote for editing text is by using the online enquiry form on our website. Let us know which files need to be edited along with the language and we’ll send you a quote within 30 minutes.
Do you have any questions?
We are based in multiple locations
Our London office is located in Holborn, close to Temple or Chancery Lane underground stations on the corner of Carey Street and Strand. Our London team is ready to assist you with your editing needs. Just give us a call using the number below.
Our Berlin office is situated in the Mitte district, right around the corner from the historical Bernauer Strasse. The Berlin-based team will be happy to advise you about our editing services. Simply call us on the number below.
Our Zurich office is situated in the Altstetten quarter (district 9). We look after our Swiss customers from here and will be happy to answer any questions about our editing services. You can reach us by calling the number below.
Frequently asked questions about editing
Editing involves improving texts with regard to spelling, style, grammar and content.
An editor’s role is to ensure that the text is of suitable quality. In addition to correcting spelling, grammar and punctuation, they also perform a stylistic and linguistic revision of the work.
Editing is designed to improve a text without distorting the author’s unique style. Editing involves the stylistic and linguistic revision of a text. The author has the final say and decides which corrections to accept.
Editing costs vary depending on the language and subject area. It is typically charged by word, standard page or hour.
Proofreading primarily involves improving spelling, grammar and punctuation, whereas editing also involves reviewing the content and style.
Yes, editing and proofreading of Bachelor work, Master work and dissertations is legal. Nobody can stop you from having your scientific work edited as this will not change your personal scientific contribution.
The time to perform an in-depth editing depends on the editor and quality of the text. You should allow at least 12 hours for editing of a five-page document.
During the editing process, the author will be given a form of expert report to help them further develop the content of their work. It is up to the author as to whether they implement this feedback. The original writer’s tone should fundamentally remain unchanged.