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#70% of self-published authors advise using professional editing #IndieAuthor #SelfPublishing #IndiePub #AmWriting #AmEditing

Regular readers of this blog will know that for the last few months I have been sharing the journeys of some self-published, indie authors. They have shared with us the highs and lows of their experiences, from having to learn new skills and discovering a whole new world of online marketing. Although all have shared… Continue reading #70% of self-published authors advise using professional editing #IndieAuthor #SelfPublishing #IndiePub #AmWriting #AmEditing

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This is why I do it! When a #review makes you cry – Thank you, Roger! @RogerBray22 #indieauthor #selfpub #amediting #amwriting

As a book blogger, I have received messages from many authors telling me that my review made them cry. Today it was my turn to receive a review that brought a tear or ten ... Roger Bray is an Australian author who self-published two books, only using someone to help him with the covers. A… Continue reading This is why I do it! When a #review makes you cry – Thank you, Roger! @RogerBray22 #indieauthor #selfpub #amediting #amwriting

Author Advice, Case Study, Editing Assistance, Grammar Assistant, Publication, Publication Ready, Self-Publishing Author Case Study

#SelfPublished #Author Val Portelli aka Voinks shares her #publishing journey today … #IndieAuthor #AmWriting #AmEditing #Writing

I am delighted to welcome Val Portelli to Creating Perfection today as she shares her self-publishing journey with us all ... Who are you and when did your journey begin? Hello everyone. I’m Val Portelli, also known as Voinks. I live in London UK, and my journey began about five or six years ago. Although… Continue reading #SelfPublished #Author Val Portelli aka Voinks shares her #publishing journey today … #IndieAuthor #AmWriting #AmEditing #Writing

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New editing service – #ChapterByChapter editing #AmEditing #AmWriting #IndieAuthor #Writing #SelfPublishing

I am delighted to announce my new editing service, Chapter by Chapter Editing. Following a conversation in a brilliant author group I am involved with on Facebook, it came about that the authors there felt a Chapter by Chapter service would be hugely beneficial to them, so I've decided to offer it out to the… Continue reading New editing service – #ChapterByChapter editing #AmEditing #AmWriting #IndieAuthor #Writing #SelfPublishing

Cheat Sheet, Grammar Assistant

Commonly misspelled words, confused definitions, & homophones #WritingCommunity #AmEditing #AmWriting #Authors #AuthorAdvice #Grammar #CheatSheet

With every manuscript I open, I carry out some basic housekeeping before I start the actual editing. This includes checking for some of the most commonly misspelled words and I have a list of these printed out which I keep to hand. As the same words crop up in the majority of the manuscripts I… Continue reading Commonly misspelled words, confused definitions, & homophones #WritingCommunity #AmEditing #AmWriting #Authors #AuthorAdvice #Grammar #CheatSheet

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Keyboard shortcuts can help you save time #AuthorAdvice #Productivity #MSWord #KeyboardShortcuts #AmWriting #AmEditing

Being a mum to four children, a wife, an editor, and a blogger, my time is precious so I am always looking for ways to improve my productivity. I spend a LOT of time on my computer and have therefore sought out ways to reduce the time I spend on it; one of the most… Continue reading Keyboard shortcuts can help you save time #AuthorAdvice #Productivity #MSWord #KeyboardShortcuts #AmWriting #AmEditing