A wide range of support from developmental critique, alpha and beta reading, proofreading, formatting and design. If you need help preparing your files to submit to KDP, createspace, Ingram Spark, and so on, or some design assistance for covers or your self-publishing label. There is also the potential to skill share, so please get in touch if you have a proposal of an idea.
Developmental editing and critique in the early stages of your work, providing a fresh, objective eye in the planning phase or very early draft phase.
A final proofread of your work after all your edits and redrafts. Focusing just on typo and basic spelling & grammar errors overlooked throughout the process. The charge is merely worked out as 5x the retail price of your book.
Interior formatting of text-only layouts such as novels, poetry, short stories, etc. This includes conversion to .epub, .mobi, PDF (Print ready) and other formats if needs be.
Support preparing files for cover design, print-ready PDFs, and various technical issues. This can include advising on adjustments for Createspace, KDP, Ingram (etc.) submission. Advice and feedback on cover designs, but I do not offer a bespoke cover design service.
Articles & blogs; copy for websites; professional & corporate; policy and procedural; educational resources. Individual services can be booked in groups, but if you require continued support you might find that booking time slots to be more cost effective. In general the more you book in one go, the cheaper individual items get.
Price depends on the word length, research demands, and additional SEO optimising work required to write the piece.
Whether it is new copy for your website, marketing emails, or print media, prices can be negotiated based on length of work and deadline required. Organic SEO and marketing keywords all part of this service
Emails, letters and other formal communications. Policy and procedural documents. Price depends on length and research level required. Written from notes, or just given an "upgrade" to suit the audience.
In general, £15-30/h, £90/ half day, and £125/ day. These charges are generally applied to larger contracts or bookings with companies.
Objective reviewing and developmental support of original projects; proofreading of websites and other professional documents; checking communications materials for PR and HR purposes; pre-submission feedback on academic essays or dissertation, etc.
Simple proofreading per page to iron out embarrassing spelling and grammar errors.
Editing and key word optimising of your website, including improved SEO to boost search power. This kind of work doesn't include writing copy for you, but is more about polishing what you have.
Support for the design aspects of your website and online marketing, etc. This could include branding and logo, layout, functionality testing, and much more.
This includes all professional or academic documents which require a higher level and/or technical writing and reading. A sample would be required to give a fair quote.