Hire a Proofreader in Columbus

We've sourced the best proofreaders in Columbus who are ready to help you with all your proofreading needs.

Andrea B.

Andrea B.

Columbus, Ohio, USA

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Copyeditor and proofreader with uncompromising grammar grit. I'll help you give your best work to your audience—with no embarrassing errors.


Work experience:

  • Red Line Editorial
  • Teacher Peach
  • Quarasan
  • Zaner-Bloser
  • Nationwide Financial

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Children's - Non-fiction Non-Fiction Sports & Outdoors Education & Reference Health & wellbeing Political Science & Current Affairs Technology Biographies & Memoirs

Baylie S.

Baylie S.

Columbus, OH, USA

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Developmental Editor, Copy Editor, and Proofreader. I'm also a creative and professional writer.


Work experience:

  • 614 Media Group
  • Coventry House Publishing
  • The Journal, The Ohio State University

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Writing & Publishing Non-Fiction Short Story Fiction

Mary C.

Mary C.

Columbus, OH, USA

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I have experience from proposal through finished manuscript and sales. Editing is my service, but I know sales are your ultimate goal.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • John Wiley & Sons, Inc.

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits Non-Fiction Education & Reference Home & Garden Music Humanities & Social Sciences Health & wellbeing

Christine M.

Christine M.

Chester, United States

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Experienced editor of cookbooks and home/lifestyle books; my editing and proofreading work includes James Beard and IACP Award winners.


Work experience:

  • Christine McKnight Editorial Services
  • John Wiley & Sons, Inc.

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Business & Management Non-Fiction Career Guides Christian (Non-Fiction) Religion & Spirituality Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits DIY & Crafts Health & wellbeing Home & Garden Weddings Parenting & Families

George N.

George N.

Virginia, United States

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Experienced copy editor and proofreader of trade books in a wide variety of genres, for readers of all ages.


Work experience:

  • The Free Lance-Star
  • freelance
  • self-employed and for various companies
  • volunteer

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading Indexing

Genres: Young Adult Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction History Humanities & Social Sciences Historical Fiction Middle Grade Children's Fantasy Children's - Non-fiction

Susannah N.

Susannah N.

Montpelier, United States

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Enthusiastic, friendly editor at Macmillan for 25 years. Favorite genres are women's fiction, memoir, creative nonfiction, thrillers, YA.


Work experience:

  • Noel Editorial
  • Wiley-Blackwell
  • nSight
  • Vermont College of Fine Arts
  • Maponics (Pitney Bowes)
  • Clariant Creative Agency
  • Union Street Media Interactive
  • Self-Employed
  • Editorial Arts Academy

Services: Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Young Adult Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Health & wellbeing Historical Fiction Women's Fiction Thriller & Suspense Finance & Accounting Math & Science Religion & Spirituality

Greg B.

Greg B.

Portland, United States

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Book editor specializing in business, health, the arts. Experience in traditional, hybrid, self-publishing. Let's chat about your book.


Work experience:

  • Yellow Barn Creative LLC

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Business & Management Non-Fiction Health & wellbeing Finance & Accounting Math & Science Earth & Space & Environmental Sciences Art Humanities & Social Sciences Nature Music

Darcie C.

Darcie C.

Nashville, TN, United States

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Editor and publishing consultant with 14 years of experience editing spiritual growth, Christian living, self-help, and relationship books.


Work experience:

  • The Lampo Group, Inc. (Dave Ramsey)
  • Thomas Nelson Publishers
  • DCR Editorial Services

Services: Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Business & Management Christian (Non-Fiction) Religion & Spirituality Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits Health & wellbeing Self-help & Self-improvement

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Proofreader Columbus

So you’ve gone through the huge amount of effort and time it takes to write your manuscript and now all you want to do is publish it. Authors often find it difficult to see their own mistakes or small inconsistencies in their writing. You’ve probably read your work so many times that it’s hard to get clarity. But mistakes can make your book appear unprofessional, and worse, put readers off to your work altogether. A Columbus proofreader is instrumental in helping you to finalize your book.

A proofreader will look at your work under a microscope to identify inaccuracies in spelling, punctuation, and grammar. This helps you put across a professional message as a self-publishing author.
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