A Visit from St. Nicholas (A Festive Proofreading Quiz)

4 weeks ago / by Jessica Jackson
A Visit from St. Nicholas (A Festive Proofreading Quiz)
Here at Proofreading Academy, we know the best way to improve your proofreading skills is to get lots of practice. And what better way to than with a festive proofreading exercise? All you need to do is copy and paste the poem below into a Microsoft Word document and see…
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5 Tips on How to Write the Perfect Christmas Card

1 month ago / by Jessica Jackson
5 Tips on How to Write the Perfect Christmas Card
It’s that time of year again! Christmas is just around the corner, and you’ve got a lot to do – wrapping presents, buying food, writing Christmas cards... the list goes on. It would be easy to let your proofreading standards slip! But to help you avoid this, we’ve come up…
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Editor Profile: Jessica (The English Student)

1 month ago / by Bethan McGloin
Editor Profile: Jessica (The English Student)
If you’re a student, freelance proofreading offers flexible work that fits around your busy schedule. What’s more, our Becoming A Proofreader course can help you gain skills relevant to your degree! For example, Jessica completed the course while studying for a degree in English literature. And she now enjoys the…
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How to Become a Proofreader

1 month ago / by Jude Marriott Haresign
How to Become a Proofreader
So you want to become a proofreader? That’s great! You’ve come to the right place. We’ve helped thousands on their journey to become freelance proofreaders, and we’ve got all the advice you need to get started. Our top five tips for becoming a proofreader are to: Polish your understanding of…
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