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Fixed-Price - Est. Budget: $ 45 Posted
I currently have a fiction book published on Kindle that isn't performing too well. And I think that it needs some attention to turn things around. Here are the job requirements (please do not apply unless you have experience in ALL of the following): 1. Completely read through the 9,000 word ebook that I will provide to you and perform any editing that is needed 2. The website link of the Kindle book will be provided for you to study. I need actionable feedback from you about whether or not the title of the book and the book cover as well as the sales copy is any good. Maybe the title stinks and you will be able to come up with a better one that is more catchy or makes more sense after you have read the book in full? Maybe you will take one look at the cover and think it is horrible or doesn't make sense? If so, what type of color concept would you recommend instead? I will need some very detailed feedback and creative ideas so that I can give them to my cover designer. 3....

Hourly - Est. Time: More than 6 months, 10-30 hrs/week - Posted
We are looking to hire several people who will manually extract data from online articles. Specifically, looking through job posts that are posted online and breaking those out into parts: the responsibilities, the compensation, the skill requirements, etc. This is an easy job but requires careful work. We need people who are: - available from 10AM to 2PM / 10PM to 2AM - California time. - able to meet set quota - able to work for 18 hours per week (4-5 hours per day) This is a good part-time job for someone who needs minor extra income. There will be a fixed hourly rate of $3 (exclusive of Upwork fee). Training will be provided and is paid. To apply, please include the word "green" at the top of your application and answer the following questions and do the very simple attached task. 1. What is your Skype username? 2. Go through the attached screenshot and give us the following breakdown: - Job Title: - Company Name: - Responsibilities: - Ideal Candidate: -...

Hourly - Est. Time: 3 to 6 months, Less than 10 hrs/week - Posted
Research, copy editing, and writing related to the work of the US Peace Memorial Foundation. The US Peace Memorial Foundation directs a nationwide effort to honor Americans who stand for peace by publishing the US Peace Registry, awarding an annual Peace Prize, and planning for the US Peace Memorial in Washington, DC. www.uspeacememorial.org

Hourly - Est. Time: More than 6 months, 10-30 hrs/week - Posted
Divestopedia.com is seeking an editor for 10-15 hours of editing work per week. Editor should: -Have English as a first language -Be familiar with business concepts and language -Be tech savvy and have some experience working in a content management system. -Be available for 10-15 hours per week

Hourly - Est. Time: More than 6 months, 10-30 hrs/week - Posted
We're looking for a native US English speaker who can edit very well. Seeking ONE freelancer to edit posts for multiple blogs. We need help with the following: 1) Check for grammatical and spelling errors 2) Add h2, h3, h4 headings within the content 3) Read content to determine good SEO keywords and place them within the content for better rankings 4) Choose proper categories and tags for content 5) Add 1 image to each post, with proper credits and SEO keywords 6) Ensure that ALL content passes SEO Yoast with flying colors (NON-NEGOTIABLE) * SEO Yoast Experience and Skills are an Absolute MUST If you have these skills, we need your help. You WILL have to pass a paid editing test.

Fixed-Price - Est. Budget: $ 100 Posted
Hi I have a quiz site and i need someone to create questions on various topics and post it on the site. The user can copy it from other sites as well. Very easy job, just need someone who can work really fast. examtimequiz dot com is the site name need questions on all those topics. Each topic consists of 4 sets and each set will have 20 questions. I need roughly around 10k questions but each question would take you less than 1 min. I will give you detailed instruction and you need to follow it properly. If you can do this properly there will be scope for lot more work and at a higher rate. But first need to finish this job properly. Please look around the site before bidding. Please start your application with "I Can Do This" All the generic applications will be spammed.

Fixed-Price - Est. Budget: $ 540 Posted
Requirements: College Graduate 3 Years writing, copy editing experience 3 years admin support experience Tasks: 1. Team Management 2. Website Monitoring 3. Copy Editing 4. Sending Email Invitations 5. Quality Assurance 6. Generating Reports 7. Training What the position entails: 1. 10 hr/day workflow; 3-4 days per week 2. Exclusive full-time employment at the company 3. Leadership training, promotions 4. Long-term career plan 5. Performance Bonuses

Fixed-Price - Est. Budget: $ 50 Posted
Dear Candidate, You are required to edit and proof read a book which will consists of 50-60 word pages diligently. The skills you require are: - Exceptional English Grammar - A strong understanding of the English language - An ability to amend and spot errors - Creative suggestions - Skype calling is preferable - Reliability and able to meet deadlines - Must be able to edit and write in both UK English and American English *It is very important you can deliver a good standard of work within one week. IT IS POSSIBLE that I give you lots of work based on your performance and we'll create a good long term professional working relationship. Please "QUOTE #324" to be considered for an interview, if you do not you will not be considered. Thank You

Fixed-Price - Est. Budget: $ 200 Posted
The title says it all. I'm looking for a copy editor to for an upcoming short story collection. I'm self-publishing so it's essential that the person I work with has the experience and skill to do right by the project. It's a diverse grouping of stories about, or centered around New York City. They're non-genre specific literary fiction, though at least one can be categorized as romantic comedy. Contact me with a quote for light and heavy copy editing. Along wIth that please provide the names of some authors you've worked with, or what titles you've worked on as an copy editor.

Fixed-Price - Est. Budget: $ 75 Posted
Hi there, I am looking for someone to edit/proofread/reword and bring to life my article. It will be published in an international professional journal, and it's my first article that I have been asked to write, so I just want to make sure I do a good job. Any experience, clarity, ability to take my words and make it more concise while still keeping my voice will be sought after. I need a quick turnaround as the draft is due on Monday. Thanks so much! Christine