Mechanical Level Editing Specifications
Our Mechanical Editing goes far beyond proofreading. Our comprehensive manuscript coverage includes detailed editing for structural continuity and accuracy based on 18 different categories:
Changes in word choice:
What it does not include and What we will not do:
Substantive Editing focuses on the organization and presentation of the existing content. The substantive editor may make wholesale revisions to sections of the work. They may rewrite sections of the manuscript, improving text line by line. An editor doing substantive editing may rephrase a section of the manuscript for smoothness. He may rewrite or guide the author in rewriting to eliminate ambiguity. He may bring attention to text that raises issues but does not address them. He may reorganize whole portions of the work. He may point out any statements that seem incorrect.