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West Coast Editing 2005-2012
Light up your writing with West Coast Editing

What does West Coast Editing do?

Copy Editing
Editing for grammar, usage, spelling, punctuation, and other mechanics of style; checking consistency of mechanics and internal consistency of facts; inserting head levels and approximate placement of art; editing tables, figures, and lists.

Stylistic Editing
Clarifying meaning, eliminating jargon, polishing language, and other non-mechanical line-by-line editing.

Substantive/Structural Editing
Clarifying or reorganizing a manuscript for content and structure. Does not include research or writing original material, unless specified.

Creating a new manuscript or parts of a manuscript on the basis of content and research supplied by the author. Does not include research or writing of original material, unless specified.

Checking proofs of formatted, edited material for adherence to design and for minor, mechanical errors in copy (such as spelling mistakes or small deviations from a style sheet).

Research/Fact Checking
Library and/or internet collection of information on a particular subject.

Manuscript Evaluation
Analyzing manuscript for strengths and weaknesses. A brief report summarizing suggestions for improvement. Does not include editing.

Now that you know what West Coast Editing does, ask yourself will my business, book, thesis, or article benefit from an editorial eye?

If you want a polished product that gets your message across clearly, concisely, and effectively, you need West Coast Editing.

West Coast Editing can save you time and help meet your deadline. West Coast Editing, by choosing the right words and tone, makes you look professional and credible. You look good.