Proofreading & Copy Editing

Listing #: 411379538
Business name: An Eye for Detail
Location: Taradale
Hawke's Bay
About: Proofreader & Copy Editor
Services offered: * Fix typos, punctuatio­n and grammar * Clear language and phrasing * Any document proofread * Academic work a specialty * Student discounts
Areas serviced: Anywhere in New Zealand (online)
Availability: Anytime
What I can do for you:

* I find typos, spelling errors, punctuation and grammar issues in documents.

* I make your sentences easier to read.

* I help with shaping your documents into a more clear and understandable form when English is your second language.

For students, I offer special student rates, and my proofreading can get your academic documents up to a higher standard for marking. I understand university requirements; I have a Masters degree in Public History.

My service covers:
• Typos
• Punctuation
• Spelling
• Grammar
• Use of tense
• Awkward, wordy, unclear expressions and sentence structure
• Missing or repeated words
• Consistency
• Checking reference and citation styles
• Suggestions for clear English that is easy to read. This is particularly useful for clients whose second language is English.

My Rates
• Up to 1,200 words: $4 per 100 words, student rate $3 per 100 words

• Over 1,200 words: $36 an hour full rate, student rate $26.

• Free quotes, no GST

• For theses and manuscripts, email me 4 or 5 pages of your document for a free quote and free sample edit.

How I provide you with feedback:

I mainly use Microsoft Word's Track Changes feature. I also insert comments for suggestions or clarity. This is so you can easily see all changes and comments.

If you do not like Track Changes I can offer alternate methods of feedback.

I have over ten years of proofreading experience with:
* Theses
* Research essays
* Academic essays
* Journal publications
* Manuscripts
* Brochures
* Press Releases
* Advertising
* Websites
* PowerPoint presentations
* Business Reports
* Resumes and cover letters

My Qualifications
Dip. Book Editing, Proofreading & Publishing – New Zealand Institute of Business Studies
Dip. Website Content Writing – Contented Online Writing Academy

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Definite recommendation! Quick and Outstanding!
ryanchiu (82 82 positive feedback)  Tue 11 May
I wish that my review needs no proofreading! :) I approached Briony to proofread my thesis and she is very thorough, quick, reasonable and a very good reader. I would say, in future reports, she is my number one person to call with no hesitation. A++++++++
aya.ali (0 0 positive feedback) Address Verified Dec 2013  Fri 22 Nov
Briony Coote: Dear Aya, Thank you very much for your feedback. I really appreciate it!
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