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Copy editing services

A guide to our copy editing services for writers

WritersServices can provide a range of services working on your manuscript, to help you get it ready for submission or self-publishing. We are UK-based and our skilled professional editors have been working on writers' manuscripts for 17 years.

We have just introduced free samples and free assessments on most of these services, please see the individual service page.  Read more

Our Services for Writers

20 services to help you get your work ready for publication

We've been offering editing services for writers from our office in London since 2001 and have the widest and best-value range on the web. Get your work ready for publication or submission with the help of our team of skilled professional editors.

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Writer's Edit service

A top-level new service for writers who want line-editing as well as copy editing

Does your manuscript need high-level input from an editor to help you get it into shape for submission or self-publishing?

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Getting your manuscript copy edited

Getting your manuscript copy edited

If you are looking for copy editing online, it can be difficult to ensure that you are getting a professional copy editor who will do a good job on your manuscript.

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Which service?

Which service should I choose to help me get my work into good shape for submission or self-publishing?

Which service do you want?

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Choosing a service

How to work out which is the right editorial service for you

Do you want some help with your writing but don’t know quite what you want? Are you a bit puzzled by the various services on offer, and not sure what to go for? Chris HolifieldManaging director of WritersServices; spent working life in publishing,employed by everything from global corporations to start-ups; track record includes: editorial director of Sphere Books, publishing director of The Bodley Head, publishing director for start-up of upmarket book club, The Softback Preview, editorial director of Britain’s biggest book club group, BCA, and, most recently, deputy MD and publisher of Cassell & Co. She is also currently the Director of the Poetry Book Society; During all of this time aware of problems faced by writers, as publishing changed from idiosyncratic cottage industry, 'occupation for gentlemen', into corporate business of today. Writers encountered increasing difficulty in getting books edited or published. Authors create the books which are the raw material for the whole business. She believes it is time to bring them back to centre stage. can help you work out which service is right for you.

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Copy Editing Service

Professional Copy Editing Services for writers

WritersServices is based in the UK and provides professional copy editing services for writers offering a free sample, high quality and great value at an excellent price point. We have been offering our professional copy editing services for over sixteen years and have a team of skilled copy editors.  Read more

Our Editorial Services

We can help you prepare your book for self-publishing or publication by a publisher

We offer a broad range of editorial services to help you publish your work. Every writer needs help from a good editor, even a well-written manuscript benefits from being well edited. Our editorial services are professional and are priced to offer good value.  Read more

Proof-reading service

Our Proof-reading service will carry out a final check to make sure your book is ready to be printed

Our professional editors can proof-read your book when the text has been set up as pages and is ready to print.  Read more

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