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Content Editing

Posted January 30, 2014 by Amanda Shofner in Editing
Content Editing

Confession: I loathe the word editor. It’s why I call myself a sentence wrangler. Nothing is wrong with the word editor, exactly. But because editor is an all-purpose word to describe a number of specialized jobs, no one knows what you do when you say, “I’m an editor.” Sentence wrangler, on the other hand, is […]

A Step-by-Step Look at the Editing Process

Posted August 22, 2013 by Amanda Shofner in Editing
A Step-by-Step Look at the Editing Process

What does the editing process look like? Though it varies for each person—we all have our own idiosyncrasies—the editing process should involve self-editing, beta readers, a content editor, a copy editor, and a proofreader*. The more eyes on your book, the better. Here’s the process I went through with Blog Events: 1. Write You can’t […]