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Fixed-Price - Entry Level ($) - Est. Budget: $24 - Posted
I have 2 hours of digital audio that needs to be transcribed, it's an interview. Please let me know your availability and previous transcription experience through an internship or professional setting, as well as length of these job/this job. Looking for someone with at least 1 YEAR of internship or professional audio transcription experience. I have text that is partially transcribed, would need to be checked over please, so it's not as much work as transcribing from scratch. It is mostly checking over the text and making sure it is verbatim (word for word accurate) transcription from the audio, as well as putting in punctuation. Thanks in advance! Look forward to your message. I either have digital audio or occasionally video links, so high speed connection is needed to download these. Needs attention to detail, punctuation, spelling, formatting if there's an example to follow, and checking terms or proper nouns on Google. Time code might be needed (otranscribe.com) Please be able to check messages frequently, I can't have someone who just disappears. Looking for a fluent English speaker please with understanding of grammar and punctuation.
Skills: Proofreading Editing English Transcription
Fixed-Price - Intermediate ($$) - Est. Budget: $170 - Posted
I need the chapter edited for conciseness, flow, grammar and precision. The editor should understand APA style and be ready to provide a sample of their work.
Skills: Proofreading
Fixed-Price - Intermediate ($$) - Est. Budget: $100 - Posted
Hi, I produce short and informative e-books that are generally based in the health/ fitness/nutrition/holistic fields. So if you are looking for a recurring job as a freelance writer you came to the right place! Here is what I need: -A NATIVE ENGLISH SPEAKING writer. If you don't have a good grasp on western english sentence structure please don't apply. -Someone who can be a good researcher. -Don't plagiarize. All books are run through plagscan and copyscape. They need to be 100 percent original. If the work is found to be plagiarized you will not be paid and you will be reported. Who was the 33rd president of the United States? Please answer this question in the application. Timeliness - The faster you produce these (with quality) the more jobs you will get. This job will be recurring if you do a good job.
  • Number of freelancers needed: 2
Skills: Proofreading Content Writing ebook Writing Editing
Fixed-Price - Intermediate ($$) - Est. Budget: $1,000 - Posted
I'm looking a line/copy editor for my alternate world fantasy novel, Transformation Towards Destiny. It is a fantasy novel that's the 2nd book of a 4 book series. I'm preparing the manuscript for a May 2016 publication. I'm looking an experienced editor within the fantasy genre that has line and copy editing experience. The editor should look for consistency of the words and structure of the novel as well as the grammar and misspellings throughout the manuscript. I will send three to five pages as a sample edit for perspective freelancers and will pay for that edit to see if they are the right fit for this job. I'm looking to get started with the editing process this coming week.
Skills: Proofreading Content Writing Copy editing Editing
Fixed-Price - Intermediate ($$) - Est. Budget: $10 - Posted
This is a paranormal romance novel length book. I have used grammerly and crit2 on it. Now I am looking for someone to read it and make specific suggestions. This can be a fun job for someone that enjoys paranormal romance books. If you accept the job you are okay with adult situations and language in the book. You MUST give specific feed back chapter by chapter. Example is the pace to fast or slow? Is there a lot of grammar mistakes, what type, punctuation, spelling or? I am not paying thousands of dollars for this. If you do not read this type of book for fun this is not the job for you. In your cover letter: Include what types of books you read for fun. What makes a great paranormal romance in your opinion. If I like the results a higher paying edit of the book will be coming your way. More books will be ready each month and this could be a steady flow of work.
  • Number of freelancers needed: 5
Skills: English Proofreading Editing Proofreading
Fixed-Price - Intermediate ($$) - Est. Budget: $65 - Posted
I am looking for an accomplished writer that has experience in the non-fiction category of Health and Fitness. You must research and submit high quality work on the topic that is given to you. All work must be **original**. This book will be checked for plagiarism. I will pay $1.00 USD (or $1.39 CAD) for every 100 words. And I am looking for a book that is between 4000-5000 words. You will be given 7 days to complete the book. Please send me a sample of your best writing. Exceptional work will lead to more jobs in the future. Thank you :)
Skills: Proofreading Creative writing ebook Writing Internet research
Fixed-Price - Expert ($$$) - Est. Budget: $750 - Posted
Only experienced transcribers apply. We are paying a premium rate and expect a premium experience. We are looking for transcription of videos for use in a Psychology B course. There are roughly 224 videos that need transcription and the total minute count of those 224 videos is 1,047 minutes. We will be placing these videos and caption files in Kaltura. Kaltura requires a .SRT file to be uploaded as the captioning. Information on closed captioning can be found here, and a variety of tools and methodologies are listed. http://videohelp.cit.cornell.edu/captioning-videos/ Regardless of what methodology is used, we have the following requirements: 1. All transcription files must be in the .SRT format and must load accurately into Kaltura. 2. All transcription files must be named as the video name with the .SRT extension. XXX.SRT where XXX is the original name of the video. 3. All transcription must include accurate punctuation, spelling, and capitalization. We have found that automated transcription does not provide accurate punctuation or capitalization. 4. Transcription files for the first 5 videos must be uploaded and approved before continuing with the remaining 119 videos. These videos will be checked for accuracy and compatibility with Kaltura. 5. After the initial batch of 5 videos is approved, the remaining videos will be due by specific due dates. These dates are included below by unit as seen in the attached graphic. 6. After each batch a random selection of videos will be audited and the batch will be accepted and payment made appropriate to the work complete (By minute) The worker needs to be a native English speaker and use proper punctuation. Pay is per minute of video, not time spent transcribing.
Skills: Proofreading English English Grammar Translation
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