Copy Editing Services

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Creating the best things in life takes time and careful attention to detail. Whether it is letting a good bottle of wine age or crafting a masterpiece like the Mona Lisa, it all requires time and effort to reach the gold standard in sharing your masterpiece with others. The same principle applies to copy editing services for self-publishing. At Palmetto Publishing, our editors invest time, love, and care into flawlessly polishing your work and ensuring that your work reaches its full potential for all to enjoy.

What is Copy Editing?

Professional copy editing involves making sentence-level edits to improve the clarity of written content. This process includes technical editing to highlight and correct grammar, punctuation, and spelling errors, ensuring that the text adheres to language conventions and enhances overall readability. At Palmetto Publishing, our professional copy-editing services aim to refine and polish your written material, providing an elevated touch to your content.

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Copy Editing or Proofreading?

Copy editing, a service we proudly offer at Palmetto Publishing, involves making comprehensive enhancements to your content at the sentence level. This encompasses clarity improvement, addressing structural issues, and ensuring overall coherence. Proofreading, on the other hand, is the meticulous final check that focuses on eliminating grammatical errors, typos, and inconsistencies. If you have a friend who excels in proofreading, we recommend using their keen eye to ensure every detail is immaculate.

Professional Copy-Editing Services

Our Editing Process

Copy editor services are inherently personalized, which makes it challenging to provide a specific turnaround time for these projects. Nevertheless, we can offer a preliminary estimate based on the length of your manuscript:

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Our Editors

At Palmetto Publishing we are proud to have book copy editors who:

  • Hold degrees from top-tier US universities.
  • Are native English speakers.
  • Successfully pass our rigorous editing testing.
  • Undergo a comprehensive training period.
  • Adhere to a confidentiality agreement to safeguard your work and personal information.
  • Possess a profound understanding of many different genres to ensure your manuscript is seamlessly edited.
  • Our editors stay current with the latest rules of the Chicago Manual of Style, which serves as the industry standard in book publishing.
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Real Impact: Copy Editing Example

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Why Choose Palmetto Publishing for Copy Editing?

Palmetto Publishing stands out as the ideal choice for your copy-editing services, offering a personalized and communicative approach that sets us apart. Our commitment to world-class publishing standards ensures that your work receives the meticulous attention it deserves. With a 100% satisfaction guarantee, we are dedicated to meeting and exceeding your expectations. Our assurance of the highest quality edits means that your content will be refined with precision and professionalism. Importantly, we value and uphold your creative vision, ensuring that you retain complete control over your work throughout the editing process. Choose Palmetto Publishing for an editing experience that prioritizes your individual needs, guarantees satisfaction, and maintains the integrity of your unique creative voice.

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