Editing Terms

Substantive or Structural Editing

Clarifying and reorganizing a manuscript for content and structure. Changes may be suggested to or drafted for the author.

Copy Editing

Editing for grammar, spelling, punctuation and other mechanics of style.


Reading proofs of edited manuscripts. This is the final pass at a document.


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