techne 6, publishing business

Developmental Editing

Submitted by MMD on Thu, 04/28/2016 - 06:13

A book needs more than just a copy editor looking for grammatical errors and that’s where a developmental editor comes in. A developmental editor focus on the plot and structure of your book and can point out problem areas or help you find the right direction for your book. However, working with a developmental editor can be difficult. A few things to keep in mind are:

The Business of Book Publishing: The Cost of Editing

Submitted by tld445 on Wed, 03/30/2016 - 16:43

Good books have been edited. It’s that simple. So if you plan to self-publish your book or start your own indi-publishing company, you need to have the resources to ensure that your book(s) are professionally edited. There are two types of editing.

1.Developmental editing.