Book Editor Consultants- Freelancers in Nigeria

Book Editor (B-BKEDITOR01)

Our Project Research Nigeria experts offer professional services to individuals, companies, NGOs, organizations in running their projects and businesses. Our Book editors deliver original contents with proper referencing from our peer-reviewed team of quality assurance experts to meet global standards.

Areas of expertise include:

  • Review and revise content written by other writers.
  • Prepare material for publications such as newspapers, books, magazines, or other publications.
  • Review and edit drafts of books and articles and provide commentary to support revision.
  • Correct errors in spelling, punctuation, and syntax.
  • Oversee the production of publications.
  • Review proposals for books.
  • Buy publication rights from authors.
  • Fact-check articles, copy for style and readability ensuring that an article matches in-house style guides.
  • Review and approve proofs submitted by composing room prior to publication production.
  • Carry out research and confirm sources for writers.
  • Discuss projects with artists, typesetters, layout personnel, marketing directors, and production managers.
  • Arrange page layouts of articles, photographs, and advertising.
  • Help writer compose headlines.
  • Prepare final copy for print.
  • Reviews book proposals.
  • Eliminates gaps in progression of a book.
  • Develops story ideas considering audience appeal.
  • Read content and correct for errors in spelling, punctuation, and grammar
  • Rewrite copy to make it easier for people to understand
  • Verify facts, using standard reference sources
  • Evaluate submissions from writers to decide what to publish
  • Work with writers to help their ideas and stories succeed
  • Plan the content of publications according to the publication’s style and editorial policy
  • Develop story and content ideas while being mindful of the audience
  • Allocate space for the text, photos, and illustrations that make up a story
  • Approve final versions submitted by staff
  • Responsible for the type of content produced by their newspapers or magazines, the look of the product, and the nature and number of stories/articles to be written.
  • Responsible for checking article facts and Helps a writer develop a book from idea or outline or initial draft. Makes sure the book will meet the needs of the publisher and its readers.
  • Will work with the author through any number of drafts.
  • Guides the writer in topics to be covered in or omitted from the book.
  • Ensuring that sections lead logically from one to another, that there is consistency and flow, and that the right amount of information is presented. Will make sure that conclusions are sound and come from what has been presented.
  • Prepare, rewrite and edit copy to improve readability, or supervise others who do this work.
  • Allocate print space for story text, photos, and illustrations according to space parameters and copy significance, using knowledge of layout principles.
  • Plan the contents of publications according to the publication’s style, editorial policy, and publishing requirements.
  • Verify facts, dates, and statistics, using standard reference sources.
  • Develop story or content ideas, considering reader or audience appeal.
  • Review and approve proofs submitted by composing room prior to publication production.