Editing Services

What Is Editing?

Editing is the process of revising the first draft of a document for clarity, tone, structure, grammar, spelling, and consistency. In addition to fixing errors, editors provide valuable feedback with suggestions on how to improve the flow and readability of your writing.

Why Is Editing Important?

Great writing directly affects your chances of getting published, earning your desired grade, or acquiring a new client, so our editing services are tailored to your specific needs, no matter what type of document you're writing.

Here's what you can expect from an edit by Scribendi:

Sample of Scribendi's Editing Services

A Sample of Scribendi's Editing Services

Our Editing Services

 English as a Second Language (ESL) Editing Services
  • English Academic Editing – This specialized service is optimal for non-native speakers. It can be difficult to express yourself clearly, especially with complicated or abstract subjects. Let us review your draft and help you improve your English writing by checking for spelling, grammar, and typographical errors.

  • English Admissions Essay Editing – This editing service is specifically designed to help non-native English speakers craft their perfect admissions essay. Don't let grammar and spelling mistakes stand in the way of your dream school.

  • English Business Editing – We know that your reputation is important, which is why we designed this service to help non-native English speakers create documents that convey their professionalism.

  • English Dissertation, Thesis, or Proposal Editing – Your academic thesis is one of the hardest and most rewarding pieces of writing you will ever create. We want to help you convey your work to your review board in the most accurate way possible.

  • English Personal Editing – Our personal editing service will help non-native English speakers create documents that are clear and correct and that convey their intended meaning.

 Academic Editing Services
  • Academic Editing – This service provides a thorough edit for consistency of voice, tone, and organizational structure, as well as a first revision for language errors. It is ideal for multi-author works and early drafts.

  • Admissions Essay Editing – Increase your chance of acceptance by having a professional editor revise your admissions essay and strengthen your application and personal statement.

  • Dissertation Editing – We will help with your work in progress, checking for clarity, organization, tone, and other content issues, as well as providing a first pass on spelling, grammar, typos, and other errors.

  • Essay Editing – This service is ideal for early drafts. You will receive feedback on your organization, clarity, and tone, as well as revisions for word choice, sentence structure, spelling, grammar, typos, and other language errors.

 Author Editing Services
  • Ebook Editing – Make sure your ebook stands out for its great content, not for grammar and spelling mistakes. Our expert editors know how to make your ebook shine.

  • Manuscript Editing – A line-by-line edit of your early draft, including revisions for language issues and advice on content.

  • Script Editing – This is the perfect service for those who want to create the best script possible. Your editor will address spelling, grammar, and mechanical errors and provide valuable insight to improve your flow and form.

 Business Editing Services
  • Blog Editing – This service will revise your document for clarity, tone, and spelling mistakes, without affecting your unique author's voice.

  • Business Editing – For early drafts of all kinds of business documents, this service will help you hone your writing to have the maximum impact on your target audience.

  • Website Editing – Web copy needs to be relevant and attention-grabbing. Our editors will help you polish your writing and communicate with your audience.

 Personal Editing Services
  • Personal Document Editing – Your personal document will be revised for spelling, grammar, clarity, tone, and consistency.

  • Resume Editing – Getting that dream job is never easy, and first impressions are everything. In an electronic world, a good resume makes the difference between landing an interview and not getting a call back.

Our Specialty Editing Services

 English as a Second Language (ESL) Editing Services
  • English Language Editing – With a specific focus on fixing common English mistakes, Scribendi's English Language Editing service will help you communicate clearly in English, whether you're a businessperson looking to break into an English-speaking market, a foreign exchange student trying to improve your essay-writing skills, or a non-native English speaker who wants to make sure your message is clear.

 Academic Editing Services
  • Medical Editing – Employing a medical editor to review your work before submission can help you ensure that the key points of your research are being highlighted and supported by your article.

  • Paper EditingThe professional editors at Scribendi will review your paper's grammar, spelling, word choice, clarity, and flow, helping ensure that your voice and ideas shine through and removing distracting errors that can hurt your argument's credibility.

  • Scientific Editing – Ensure the quality of your writing reflects the quality of your research. Our scientific editing service will thoroughly review your important journal article manuscripts.

 Author Editing Services
  • Fiction Editing – This service is designed for all types of fiction writing, including book manuscripts, poetry, short stories, plays, and more. You can expect an editor to revise your work for clarity, flow, structure, grammar, spelling, and more.

  • Novel Editing – Our professional editors will ensure that your novel is error free and help you to make changes to improve your story. This is for both fiction and non-fiction writing.

  • Religious Editing – When you write about faith and spirituality, it is vital that you convey your message clearly. Scribendi's expert editors will help you improve your writing to ensure clarity and flow while maintaining the integrity of your message.

 Business Editing Services
  • Social Media Editing – Let us edit your Facebook, Twitter, Google+, and other social networking content so you can focus on strategic operations and encouraging engagement instead of having to do damage control when mistakes go viral.

  • Content Editing – Content editing is about more than just removing errors from your document. If you use Scribendi's content editing service, your editor will work to improve your document on a structural and content level.

 Personal Editing Services
  • Grammar Editing – If you have a tendency to doubt your grammar skills, a review by a professional editor can provide the peace of mind you need. This service focuses specifically on correcting the grammar and spelling in your document.

  • Letter Editing – When you need to make a point and present yourself well, put our team to work for you. We’ll look for all those little errors that can detract from your message. These include things like spelling, grammar, or typing mistakes. 

Not sure which service you need? Contact us!