Tip of the Writeberg

Copyeditors * Proofreaders * Academic Writing Coaches


Our expert editors have more than 30 years of experience editing all types of academic papers (high school, undergraduate, graduate, doctoral, and pre-publication), business and technical documents, and other written work in a variety of formats and styles (APA, MLA, ASA, CMOS, and more). All documents are reviewed by at least two editors. Level 1 (Light) Editing: - proofreading and editing for consistency and correctness in all mechanics (language, grammar, punctuation) - noting errors in citation formats as compared to required conventions - correcting document formatting errors against required conventions Level 2 (Medium) Editing: - all of the Level 1 tasks, plus - comparing submission against assignment instructions and grading rubric (if applicable) - editing for style, clarity, vagueness, and wordiness - editing for organization and logical flow - editing errors in citation formats as compared to required conventions Level 3 (Heavy) Editing: - all of the Level 1 and 2 tasks, plus - suggesting substantive revision where required - verifying correctness of in-text and reference citations against original sources - verifying factual information, as necessary We also offer a full range of coaching, editing, and paper review services for a variety of writing situations: - Thesis and Dissertation Editing - Pre-press Academic Article Editing - Academic Paper Review, focusing on: * context, audience, and purpose * content development * genre and disciplinary conventions * use of sources and evidence * syntax and mechanics - Fiction Book and Short Story Editing - Poetry Editing - Non-Fiction Book and Article Editing - Workplace and Business Writing, including on-site consultation and training

Read more


Public Health
Developmental Editing
Technical Editing
Technical Writing
Academic Editing
Copy Editing
Academic Writing

To discuss your project with Tip of the Writeberg, sign up.

We'll connect you two when your project is posted.


Upwork activity

Hourly rate

$40.00 - $50.00

Total earned


Total hours


Total jobs


Member since

Dec 7, 2018