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Kinds of editors and levels of edit--what every writer should know (updated)

August 7, 2014

Tags: editors, editing, levels of edit, line editing, copyediting, beta reader

Updated 8-5-16, 2-8-16
If you want to hire (or be) an editor, it is important to know the difference between what different kinds of editors do. There are developmental or substantive editors, assignment editors, story editors, production editors, photo editors, line editors, copyeditors, and proofreaders, among other specialties? Read up on the different functions in these stories (more…)