What is proofreading?


Proofreading is the process of correcting and reviewing the final draft of a piece of writing to ensure consistency and accuracy in grammar, spelling, punctuation, and formatting. While it still requires a nuanced understanding of the English language, it differs from editing, which seeks to improve the overall quality of writing by enhancing flow, readability and structure. As we are using Scribendi, they assure us that their proofreaders will correct errors, no matter how big or small.

How to add a file in proofreading service?

To upload a document, click anywhere on the “Drop a document here or click to select one” written box, File Explorer (Windows) or Finder (Mac) opens. Select the document you want to upload, and then click “Open.” After your document uploads, type a Description on “Enter Order Description” and “Enter Word Count” and after that select a service from the drop-down menu. Choose info from the drop-down “Select a Turnaround Time”, “Select Document Type”, “Select Style Guide” and “Select Version of English” and click “Submit” below the document uploader.

Against what resources will my document be compared?

We are using Scribendi for the Proofreading service. As per them, Their proofreaders will correct errors, no matter how big or small, to ensure your writing communicates your ideas clearly and correctly. They have over 400 editors worldwide, their global reach is extensive and we have experts in every major field.

My documents are private and personal. Will they remain confidential?

Your documents are never stored online and can only be downloaded from Scribendi’s secure servers. Only Scribendi employees and editors have password access to our order system, and they are required to sign a confidentiality agreement. Scribendi uses 256-bit SSL or higher encryption for communications between your computer and our site. Please be assured that we never sell or trade your personal information.

How much do I have to pay for my document?

The payment will depend on the Word Count and the Turnaround Time for the document. You can add card info by clicking on the “Pay Now” button in “Order History” beside your document. Also you can the amount you have to pay in the Total Amount section.

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