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Pgh Academics
5.0
from 7 reviews
  • 14 hires on Thumbtack
Emily A.
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Victoria was very knowledgeable and helped me with editing a grad school paper every step of the way. The turn around time was even shorter than expected and my team is incredibly happy with the editing work she did. Definitely recommend!

staci b
5.0
from 3 reviews
  • 20 years in business
  • New on Thumbtack
Lisa B.
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I love working with Staci. She has helped me with everything from editing a whole book to writing monthly blogs. She's easy to work with, fast and professional. And of course, everyone's favorite part, a great value. If you're looking for help with editing, blogs, copy writing, give Staci a try. You'll Love Her Too.

PUNCH Creative, LLC
5.0
from 5 reviews
  • 12 years in business
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Karen C.
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Above and beyond expectations! I used Danny Evans of Punch Creative to write ad copy for a sell sheet on very short notice. He asked all the right questions in our initial project discussion and is clearly an experienced strategic thinker and marketer. His copy was powerful and well-written, with a headline that jumped off the page. There is no doubt the man has creative talent and is a solid writer, but what makes him so much more valuable as a copywriter is that he also went the extra mile to understand the client, delivered more than promised and met a tight deadline. I can’t wait to work with him again.

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I am an award-winning communications professional with more than a decade of experience perfecting the written word. I offer various levels of editing, ranging from a topline proof to catch grammar- and style-related errors to a more in-depth review to address content-related topics. I can help with your resume, cover letter, media pitch, copy for marketing materials or your website, speeches and more.

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I'm a full-time freelance writer and editor who brings her years of experience in print and online media to work to meet customers' needs. My specialties are news, blog article writing and longer features. In addition, I write newsletters, web page content and much more. My customers love that I provide entertaining, accurate articles quickly and I never miss a deadline!

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I'm offering a wide variety of writing, editing and communications services to associations, websites, print media and businesses, large and small. I do the following: * Editing: white papers, website content, books, stories, and blog entries * Writing: marketing materials, native advertising, blog entries, web content, and editorial content * Consulting: content strategy, media partnerships, and writing coaching

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More than 25 years of experience editing documents ranging from books to doctoral dissertations and writing award-winning pieces across multiple genres, including newspapers, magazines, academic publications, and online sites. Superior command of English language and grammar. Bachelor's degree in journalism and government, master's degree in theology, earning doctoral degree in counseling psychology.

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I am a professional writer who has publishing background and extensive experiencing editing documents, letters, literature, etc.

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Each edit includes: - Line Edit: formatting, grammar, punctuation, spelling, word use, etc. - Copy Edit: characterization, dialogue, description, pacing, plotting, setting, etc. - Summary Report: detailed critique, instructional tips, and suggested fixes. My goal is to make your work the best it can be. Rates vary according to project. Payment hires me for the initial edit and secures my advice until the project sees publication. EDUCATION Bachelor of Arts in Literature from Charter Oak State College Master of Fine Arts in Writing Popular Fiction from Seton Hill University ENDORSEMENTS "Michael Dell is a fabulous writing coach and editor. He has helped several of my students with the final edits of their manuscripts, pushing them from 'okay' to 'publishable' with the gentlest of touches. He's great at spotting plot holes and suggesting possible plugs for them. He will find all the things you missed and help you fix them. He even did a final edit on this endorsement for me. Don't go it alone! Get the best help available." Victoria Thompson Bestselling author of the Edgar® nominated Gaslight Mystery Series "I've had a few editors during my career and stopped looking after I began working with Michael Dell. He's the consummate professional; sharp, diligent, courteous, and naturally inquisitive. Best of all he knows and can empathize with writers, being one himself, and understands the business thoroughly." Patrick Picciarelli Author of Undercover Cop "For anyone who needs a sharp editor, check out Michael Dell. We've swapped stuff in the past, and he's amazing." John Dixon Author of Phoenix Island

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TLK Public Relations is your all-around editing and PR management solution. For clients seeking that personal touch, I offer a unique, experienced and in-depth approach based on years of education and expertise in community journalism, editing, feature writing and public relations marketing. My clients come first. The services I do are always centered around customers' individual specifications, needs and tastes. In addition to basic editing and content writing, I offer services in putting together an effective resume, producing public relations and advertising for your business and general photography.

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I am a freelance writer working through independent contracts. I have over ten years of writing experience. I produce, revise and transcribe content. I can also create resumes or CVs. I work independently from my home and I hold myself to high-quality standards with each and every piece of work.

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Because I graduated with an English and Communications Degree from Elizabethtown College, I have experience doing a large array of activities - from marketing to editing, from tutoring to business writing and reports, and everything in between - I am here to help YOU! During my collegiate years, I interned at a news publication, so I've experience with APA Style and Feature Stories. My first job out of college was managing social media websites and creating news stories. Currently, my full-time position entails writing legal reports all day, so I'm keeping my skills fresh.

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Despite being a young professional, I offer high-quality editing services that help clients perfect their project--and improve their writing skills. With lots of professional experience, including tutoring over 500 clients at my university's writing center, managing and editing the writing center's newsletter publication(s), acting as a Senior Editor on the board of an undergraduate journal, writing and editing an e-newsletter for a small community art store, and being published in multiple journals at my university, I am an excellent choice for thorough, comprehensive editing. I am also well-versed in areas of design, so if looks matter, I can help you improve the appearance of your document as well! My experience as a writing tutor makes me qualified to read and edit a variety of genres, as well as help with all parts of the writing process (from brainstorming, to large-scale revisions, to final copy-edits). I have built a reputation with my peers and other professionals as a detail-oriented, well-organized, responsible editor. Particularly if you're looking for someone to improve your writing--not just correct mistakes--I'm the editor for you!

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My primary services include tutoring and proofreading services; however, other services are available that require expertise in English, communications, education, or advertising. I provide the following services: * Tutoring I require a half-hour minimum but will also offer increments of 1 hour, 1.5 hours, or 2 hours. Sessions longer than 2 hours at a time are not recommended but will be considered on an emergency basis. Package rates are available. Tutoring sessions are offered for a variety of topics, including secondary English (grades 6-12), postsecondary English (college-level literature or writing), writing or essay help, resume or interview help, SAT (critical reading and English), ACT (English portion), GRE (English portion), and AP English. Other topics will be considered upon request. * Proofreading I offer proofreading services for individual documents or on a repeating basis. The charge is based not on the amount of time it takes me to complete the task, but rather on a per-task basis. Longer documents will be more expensive than shorter documents. Package rates are also available. Other services include the following: - Resume, portfolio and cover letter help and design - Invitation help and design - Interview preparation More information is available upon request, and other tasks will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

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Elayne Masters works with textbook and trade publishers, corporations, nonprofits, and individuals. Services: • original writing that is clear, concise, and accessible • a full range of editing services • manuscript development and coaching • research • interviewing Writing and editing projects: • Business and professional documents • Educational materials for Grades K-12, GED, and ABE: Student Edition lessons, Teachers’ Editions, ancillaries, and tests (including assessment items and correlations) • Fiction, including novels, short stories, children’s literature, and poetry • Nonfiction, including newspaper and magazine articles, essays, biographies, and memoirs Whether you’re writing for business, personal growth, or a passion for the written word, I will apply correct grammatical structure and stylistic consistency. If your report or article is dry or unfocused, your novel’s plot doesn’t transition smoothly, or your protagonist lacks personality, I can suggest changes or make revisions. If you’re not sure how to get the words from your head to the page, I can coach you through the writing process, or we can discuss your ideas and I can do the writing.

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I have over 20 years experience of news and magazine writing. As a former English teacher have excellent grammar and spelling. Wrote freelance articles for Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Mercy Hospital, Mt. Lebanon News. Wrote full time for Pensacola News Journal, Observer-Reporter and Gateway Press. I will return project promptly and meet with you if needed.

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I am a retired English teacher/librarian. I will proofread, edit, and help with all writing projects. I have a master's degree in English a well as an MFA in creative writing. I have taught at the high school and college level.

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I have edited three surgical textbooks and illustrated one that are in use at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and other universities.

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I am a professional writer, editor and graphic designer with 20+ years of experience and a Master's Degree in my craft. I specialize in creating a professional and profitable image through written word and clean design. This includes: speech and presentation writing/coaching; ad design and media buying; business letters and brochures; small business grants and executive summaries; program production for corporate and non-profit events; promotional materials (logos, signage, websites); and proofreading and editing work of all kinds. I am honest and hardworking professional with an impeccable reputation who takes pride in my ability to help clients fulfill their dreams for themselves and their business.

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I write. I edit. I design. Check my website, which is my portfolio. My work has been judged professionally as among the best.

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Tutors for All offers multiple services for those people looking to: 1. Obtain tutoring in English or Math 2. Have their papers edited for grammar, punctuation and syntax 3. Need papers written for speeches, coursework, etc.

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