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Jesse H. - Copy editor

Jesse H.

  • Copyediting
  • Proofreading
$24.44/hr
62 hours
United States
100% JOB SUCCESS
“Fast, professional and liked his transparency on the copy-editing he did for us.”
Mariela R. - Content Writing, Blog & Copywriting for Web & Ghostwriting Geek

Mariela R.

  • Copyediting
  • Copywriting
$40/hr
62 hours
United States
95% JOB SUCCESS
“Great job! Met deadlines and was very responsive.”
Katherine M. - Writer and Editor

Katherine M.

  • Copyediting
  • Proofreading
$55/hr
1,455 hours
United States
98% JOB SUCCESS
“One of the sharpest people I have had the pleasure to work with on Upwork. Extremely articulate, well informed, and a pleasure to speak with.”
Thomas K. - Writer, Editor, Engineer, Builder

Thomas K.

  • Copyediting
  • Microsoft Word
$39/hr
431 hours
United States
99% JOB SUCCESS
“Quick, professional, and adaptable enough to cover matter that might have been a bit out of his historical comfort zone.”
Melanie M. - Writer and Editor

Melanie M.

  • Copyediting
  • Copywriting
$45/hr
61 hours
United States
100% JOB SUCCESS
“Melanie delivered accurately and timely. Look forward to our next contract together soon.”
Sean R. - Top Rated Finance Writer

Sean R.

  • Copyediting
  • Copywriting
$55/hr
79 hours
United States
100% JOB SUCCESS
“Outstanding work! The author has professional writing skills and ability to do in-depth research independently on financial topics.”
Elaine C. - Voice Artist

Elaine C.

  • Copyediting
  • Copywriting
$75/hr
49 hours
United States
100% JOB SUCCESS
“Elaine was fantastic to work with. Very communicative, clearly understood the task, and did a great job. Looking forward to working with her again!”
Rochel M. - Writer and Editor

Rochel M.

  • Copyediting
  • Copywriting
$35/hr
19 hours
United States
100% JOB SUCCESS
“Rochel is wonderful. I would love to work with her on future writing projects. She honest-professional and fair. She has excellent writing skills.”
S.P. R. - Editor, Proofreader, and Grammarian

S.P. R.

  • Copyediting
  • Copywriting
$25/hr
141 hours
United States
100% JOB SUCCESS
Katie K. - Writer and Editor

Katie K.

  • Copyediting
  • Copywriting
$30/hr
217 hours
United States
97% JOB SUCCESS
“Excellent article. Missed the due date.”
Aleks G. - Expert Wordsmith and Editor

Aleks G.

  • Copyediting
  • Copywriting
$25/hr
200 hours
United States
100% JOB SUCCESS
“Aleks is a great editor. Highly recommended. Thanks for the fast turn around and hard work!”
Meg D. - Expert Health, Fitness and Nutrition Writer and Editor

Meg D.

  • Copyediting
  • Proofreading
$25/hr
400 hours
United States

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