Resources proofreaders use for research

12 Editorial Resources I Use For Proofreading

12 Editorial Resources I Use For Proofreading   People often wonder what professional proofreaders use for research, so I thought I’d share twelve that I reference regularly. These are the print and online editorial resources that are invaluable to me as a proofreader and editor. They’re what I use to do the majority of my…

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Find Out Why Books Are Published With Errors

Find Out Why Books Are Published With Errors   Have you ever looked forward to reading a book only to feel annoyed when you discover it’s full of typos and errors? I mean, reading a book is sacred, and how dare anything ruin the experience, right? Aren’t publishers supposed to make sure that books are…

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Start A Proofreading Side Hustle

Start A Proofreading Side Hustle   Unless you’ve been living under a rock you’ve probably heard the term “side hustle” used in the media, or read about it in articles and blog posts. It’s more than just a trend, though, as many people are looking for ways to make extra money, and also to find…

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Resume tips for new proofreaders

Resume Tips For New Proofreaders

Resume Tips For New Proofreaders   This post contains affiliate links. Please read my disclaimer for more info. Questions like Do I know enough? How do I prove myself when I’m new? and What exactly do I need to know? are common questions I get from people who are changing careers or want to start proofreading. Getting started…

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The truth behind the most common freelancing myths.

The Truth About Freelancing

The Truth About Freelancing    While freelancing has become very popular there still exists some misconceptions about it. Some people don’t take it seriously and don’t consider remote jobs to be “real.” Others think it’s a fad and not something a responsible adult would do long-term. Personally, when I tell people I’m a freelancer I…

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