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  • Writer's pictureMarianne Cooper-vd Veen

Edit Before You Proofread

Edit Before You Proofread

People tend to mix up the terms editing and proofreading and although some aspects overlap, there's an actual difference.

While editing: - you look at inconsistencies/unclear parts - you check facts - you optimize phraseology/flow/quality/tone of voice

While with proofreading the writing is already good, you only need to take out punctuation/grammar/spelling/language/typing errors.

So with that being said, proofreading doesn't improve terrible writing BUT it does please a grammer junkie!

Some people find inspiration in eating their friends and their dogs. Others find inspiration in eating, their friends and their dogs. Punctuation saves lives!


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