Academic Proofreading: A Quick Guide to Stephanus Numbers

1 month ago / by David Standen
Academic Proofreading: A Quick Guide to Stephanus Numbers
Plato is such an important part of Western philosophy that he has his own citation system: Stephanus numbers. But what do you need to know about Stephanus numbering as an academic proofreader? In this post, we’ll explain how these numbers work. What Are Stephanus Numbers? As well as being the…
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Editor Profiles: Denise (Take Control of Your Work Hours)

1 month ago / by David Standen
Editor Profiles: Denise (Take Control of Your Work Hours)
One benefit of freelancing is that you can choose your own work hours. If you’re tired of the daily routine in your current job, then, Proofreading Academy can help you take back control. To prove it, we’ve spoken to Denise, a recent graduate of our Becoming A Proofreader course. Hi,…
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A Proofreader’s Guide to Latin Plural Word Endings

1 month ago / by David Standen
A Proofreader’s Guide to Latin Plural Word Endings
From abacus to virus, lots of English nouns have origins in Latin. These words can pose a challenge for proofreaders, though, as many have two plural forms. Here, then, we’ll look at some common Latin plurals to see how these words work in English. Common Latin Plural Word Endings Common…
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5 Relaxation Tips for Dealing with Work Stress

1 month ago / by David Standen
5 Relaxation Tips for Dealing with Work Stress
Stress can be a major problem in the workplace. And this applies whether you work in an office, from home, or on the go. How, then, should freelance proofreaders approach dealing with work stress? We have five helpful relaxation tips that you might want to try. 1. Know Your Stressors…
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