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What is a Freelance Developmental Book Editor? By Meg LaTorre

Are you looking to hire a freelance developmental editor to work with you on your manuscript? Whether you intend to self-publish or pursue traditional publication, many writers seek out the assistance of freelance editors to polish their manuscripts. However, with so many titles flying around of different types of editors, it can be confusing to …
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How To Argue With Your Editor by Zetta Brown

When you are writing for publication—regardless of its form—your main goal is communication. Your purpose to write may be to inform, educate, or entertain, but if you cannot communicate with your words effectively, why bother. I see my job as an editor as a part of the author’s last line of defence between their baby …
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Professional books on an Indie Budget – Great Covers by SJ Lomas

Judging a book by its cover I am a librarian, writer, and a reader. In each of those roles, I’ve encountered countless books and I’m going to go ahead and say it. We all judge books by their covers. Let’s admit it. The cover of a book is like the first impression of a job …