Formatting Titles in Academic Documents

1 year ago / by Proofreading Academy / 2 min read
Formatting Titles in Academic Documents
Although proofreading and formatting are different disciplines, there are some points where they overlap. For instance, when an essay names a source in the text, it is standard practice for the proofreader to ensure the title of that source is appropriately formatted. This is not an issue of making the…
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Top 5 Formatting Tips

1 year ago / by Proofreading Academy / 2 min read
Top 5 Formatting Tips
If there’s one thing that this blog has said ad nauseum, it’s that being a proofreader isn’t just about having good spelling, grammar, and punctuation. Take formatting, for example. It’s not proofreading, but a lot of jobs aimed at proofreaders require it and a lot of employers will expect you…
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Right-to-Left Text Issues

2 years ago / by Proofreading Academy / 2 min read
Right-to-Left Text Issues
Fans of Proofreading Academy’s blog (we know you’re out there) will know that we try to make our posts fun and entertaining. But even fun-packed jobs like proofreading have their boring, technical bits. And more often than not, these bits are annoyingly important. Take, for example, the issue of correcting…
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