Editors – Part two

This week, Alex Mackenzie, a British copyeditor and proofreader living in Asturias, writes part two of an insight into the what, how and why of an Editor’s role. What do editors actually do? We scrutinise every word and mark on the page, from the tiniest mechanics of semicolons versus commas, through to the structuring ofContinue reading “Editors – Part two”

Editors – the what, how and why?

http://www.alexmackenzie.uk This week, Alex Mackenzie, a British copyeditor and proofreader living in Asturias, writes part one of an insight into the what, how and why of an Editor’s role. Check back for part two next week. Part one: Can somebody please explain the different degrees of editing?   It is confusing, and there’s a lot ofContinue reading “Editors – the what, how and why?”