Category Archives: Editing

How Much Does Editing Cost?

How much should you expect to pay an editor? Like most professionals, to a large degree you get what you pay for. An average editorial cost where I live is about $45 per hour for an experienced, professional editor. But … Continue reading

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Finding the Editor You Need

Here are some tips for finding an editor who will meet your specific needs: Ask a few different editors to provide sample edits of the same 2 or 3 page sample of your work. Compare their editing. Even if you … Continue reading

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Different Kinds of Editing

Professional editors do many different jobs for writers. What do you think an editor does? You might be surprised at how many different skills editors have. Some editors specialize in just one or two areas, while others do many different … Continue reading

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Why do writers need editors?

An editor is a person who saves lives! For proof, consider these two short sentences: – Let’s eat, grandma. – Let’s eat grandma. As a writer, you should always do your very best work — but even then you still … Continue reading

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Tutor characteristics – section three

This is section three of a five-section series on “An A to Z Checklist of Tutor Characteristics.” The other sections in the series include: Section 1: Adaptability, Assessment, Confidentiality, Commitment, Creativity Section 2: Empathy, Enthusiasm, Emergency Preparedness, Fairness, Flexibility Section 3: … Continue reading

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Tutor characteristics – section two

This is section two of a five-section series on “An A to Z Checklist of Tutor Characteristics.” The other sections in the series include: Section 1: Adaptability, Assessment, Confidentiality, Commitment, Creativity Section 2: Empathy, Enthusiasm, Emergency Preparedness, Fairness, Flexibility Section 3: … Continue reading

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Tutor characteristics – section one

Note: This is section one of a five-section series on “An A to Z Checklist of Tutor Characteristics.” The other sections in the series include: Section 1: Adaptability, Assessment, Confidentiality, Commitment, Creativity Section 2: Empathy, Enthusiasm, Emergency Preparedness, Fairness, Flexibility Section … Continue reading

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