Editing and Proofreading Services. Proofreading – $5 per 1K words Copy editing – $10 per 1K words (most common) Heavy editing – $20 per 1K words Contact me before ordering for a custom offer/delivery Word only (doc or docx) Copy Editing Sentence-level work with a focus on grammar, punctuation, sentence structure, consistency, pacing, flow, syntax, redundancies, tenses, dialog correction, transitions, clarity, general improvement and readability. Developmental/issue notes for when I catch something outside the scope of a copy edit. Proofreading and Editing (Heavy) Book proofreading is a basic grammar and punctuation check. A heavy edit is for documents that are transcribed, translated or need extensive and time-consuming work. Contact me first. Be sure to check out the video above and frequently asked questions below! Let’s get this edit party started!