Tricia V.
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Tricia V.

Exceptional Proofreader/Copyeditor/Editor

$35.00/hr

Goreville, United States


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I am an efficient and accurate proofreader, copyeditor, and editor, ... moreand my writing is concise but very readable. My specialties are thorough proofreading and a passion for crafting written work into a polished final product. The oDesk tests I have taken witness to the fact that my English grammar, usage, editing, and proofreading skills are outstanding. I am competent to assure conformity to the Chicago Manual of Style, the Associated Press (AP) Stylebook, and APA Style. My copyediting and proofreading record includes print books published by the Cambridge University Press and the Dordt College Press, training materials for Nike and YPO-WPO, and e-books, journal articles, technical reports, manuals, short stories, essays, and web content for a variety of clients. I do meticulous work, go out of my way to meet deadlines, and am an easy person to work with. If you are looking for excellent work, you need look no further. I have done editing and proofreading work in the following programs: - Adobe Reader (via highlighting and commenting) - Google Docs - Microsoft Word 2004 and 2008 (with and without Track Changes) - OpenOffice (with the use of Word's Track Changes) - Preview (via highlighting and commenting) - TextWrangler (editing website text via XML file modification) Please note that my current rate for fixed-price contracts is $0.018/word. less

Overview

I am an efficient and accurate proofreader, copyeditor, and editor, and my writing is concise but very readable. My specialties are thorough proofreading and a passion for crafting written work into a polished final product. The oDesk tests I have taken witness to the fact that my English grammar, usage, editing, and proofreading skills are outstanding. I am competent to assure conformity to the Chicago Manual of Style, the Associated Press (AP) Stylebook, and APA Style. My copyediting and proofreading record includes print books published by the Cambridge University Press and the Dordt College Press, training materials for Nike and YPO-WPO, ... moreand e-books, journal articles, technical reports, manuals, short stories, essays, and web content for a variety of clients. I do meticulous work, go out of my way to meet deadlines, and am an easy person to work with. If you are looking for excellent work, you need look no further. I have done editing and proofreading work in the following programs: - Adobe Reader (via highlighting and commenting) - Google Docs - Microsoft Word 2004 and 2008 (with and without Track Changes) - OpenOffice (with the use of Word's Track Changes) - Preview (via highlighting and commenting) - TextWrangler (editing website text via XML file modification) Please note that my current rate for fixed-price contracts is $0.018/word. less

Tricia V.
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Tricia V.

$35.00 /hr

Exceptional Proofreader/Copyeditor/Editor

Goreville, United States

Overview

I am an efficient and accurate proofreader, copyeditor, and editor, and my writing is concise but very readable. My specialties are thorough proofreading and a passion for crafting written work into a polished final product. The oDesk tests I have taken witness to the fact that my English grammar, usage, editing, and proofreading skills are outstanding. I am competent to assure conformity to the Chicago Manual of Style, the Associated Press (AP) Stylebook, and APA Style. My copyediting and proofreading record ... moreincludes print books published by the Cambridge University Press and the Dordt College Press, training materials for Nike and YPO-WPO, and e-books, journal articles, technical reports, manuals, short stories, essays, and web content for a variety of clients. I do meticulous work, go out of my way to meet deadlines, and am an easy person to work with. If you are looking for excellent work, you need look no further. I have done editing and proofreading work in the following programs: - Adobe Reader (via highlighting and commenting) - Google Docs - Microsoft Word 2004 and 2008 (with and without Track Changes) - OpenOffice (with the use of Word's Track Changes) - Preview (via highlighting and commenting) - TextWrangler (editing website text via XML file modification) Please note that my current rate for fixed-price contracts is $0.018/word. less

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Work History and Feedback

  • Proof Reading

    Jan 2013 - Apr 2013
    No feedback given

    1 hour

    $35.00 / hr
    $35.00 earned

  • Copywriter

    Aug 2012 - Jan 2013
    No feedback given

    5 hours

    $35.00 / hr
    $175.00 earned

  • Journal of Human-Robot Interaction Copyediting

    May 2012 - Aug 2012
    No feedback given

    2 hours

    $33.00 / hr
    $66.00 earned

  • Editing a research paper for Ambio journal

    Jul 2012
    5.00
    Feedback from the paper's authors was that it was a good editing job and they were highly satisfied with the results and the quick turnaround.

    5 hours

    $35.00 / hr
    $175.00 earned

  • APA Dissertation Editor

    May 2012 - Jul 2012
    4.65
    Tricia is hardworking and reliable. She has flexible working hours which was very helpful!

    2 hours

    $35.00 / hr
    $70.00 earned

  • Spanish to English Editor

    Apr 2012 - May 2012
    5.00
    Tricia is a great professional. She did exactly what I needed and more, significantly improving the text in a very short time. She is also very nice to work with. I won't hesitate in hiring her again the next time I need an English text to be edited. Thanks!

    3 hours

    $22.22 / hr
    $62.88 earned

  • Math and English curriculum copy editor

    Aug 2011 - Sep 2011
    5.00
    Tricia was professional, self-sufficient, and produced high-quality work. I will definitely contact her again if I am in need of a talented copyeditor.

    11 hours

    $23.00 / hr
    $245.41 earned

  • Copy Editing

    Jun 2011 - Sep 2011
    5.00

    6 hours

    $15.00 / hr
    $90.00 earned

  • Proofreader

    Jun 2011 - Jul 2011
    5.00
    I write like a maniac, feverishly dumping ideas into words faster than my fingers can type. Tricia has taken my madness and made it presentable. I look forward to hiring her for my next project. Thank you, Tricia, for a job well done.

    6 hours

    $15.00 / hr
    $84.90 earned

  • Proofread an E-book

    Jun 2011
    5.00
    Tricia is a wonderful contractor, clear, cooperative and ready to offer suggestions and insight. Thank you, Tricia, for your excellent work and pleasant disposition. I look forward to future collaborations. Laura
    $25.00 earned
    Fixed Price

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Tests

NameScore (out of 5)Time to Complete
English Spelling Test (U.S. Version)5.001st Place!7 mins
U.S. English Punctuation and Mechanics Test4.75Top 10%12 mins
U.S. English Proofreading Skills Test (Chicago)4.50Top 10%18 mins
U.S. English AP Style Editing Skills Test (For Writing Professionals)4.25Top 10%25 mins
U.S. English Chicago Style Editing Skills Test (For Writing Professionals)4.50Top 10%21 mins
U.S. English Sentence Structure Test (For Writing Professionals)4.00Top 10%25 mins
U.S. Word Usage Test4.50Top 10%9 mins
English Vocabulary Test (U.S. Version)4.75Top 10%8 mins
U.S. English Basic Skills Test4.75Top 10%15 mins
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