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Editing and Proofreading Masterclass | Dominate Writing, Punctuation & Grammar

via Skillshare


Get 2 Courses In 1 - Both Editing and Proofreading

My name is Nitay, an Instructor with one main wish!

Bringing your knowledge of proofreading and editing to a whole new level through a series of fun video lessons.


Uncover Pro Methods From an Expert: Learn From an Experienced Proofreader and Freelancer for More Than 5 Years.

Discover the Biggest Market for Freelancing Jobs: Learn How to Get Proofreading Jobs on Upwork and Receive Exclusive Information on Other Freelancing Platforms.

Time Is Money: Become An Expert Proofreader and Editor within a Few Hours of Content-filled Lessons instead of Wasting Precious Time in Search of Incomplete Information on the Web.

Topics You'll Learn During the Editing Course

• Track Changes in MS Word and Use the Best AutoCorrect Software.

• Recognize Common Text Errors and How to Enhance Text Quality.

• Edit Fiction Novels, Web Articles, and Academic Writing.

• Use Keyboard Shortcuts to Write and Edit Faster.

• Enhance Publishing, Creative Writing, and Copyediting Skills.

And Much More!

Topics You'll Learn During the Proofreading Course

• Proofread Translation with 3 Essential Methods!

• Spot Common Grammar, Punctuation, and Language Errors.

• Clarify Text, Fix Poor Syntax, and Correct Punctuation.

• Work in Proofreading Through Online Job Sites (Upwork Guide Included).

And Much More!


⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ "I have been editing for about two years now, and I wanted to learn more about editing and proofreading, especially when it comes to my writing. I'm glad that I took this course and will take some more like this." (Angelic Houston)

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ "Very straightforward explanations. This course is helpful, especially if you don't have experience or prior knowledge in Proofreading." (Arman Castillote)

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ "Very nicely explained, the instructor gave all essential details, very easy to understand" (Priyanka Chauhan)


You might also like my class on Freelancing On Upwork.


See you on the course!


Instructor Nitay


  • Introduction Video - Hidden Gems of Knowledge Await You
  • Proofreading Preview Video
  • Introduction to Proofreading
  • Niches & Jobs as a Proofreader
  • Universal Proofreading Symbols
  • Keyboard Shortcuts & English AutoCorrect Software
  • Proofreading with Microsoft Word
  • Proofreading Translation
  • 7 Tips for Proofreading Better
  • Colons
  • Spotting Colon Errors
  • Semicolons
  • Identifying Semicolon Errors
  • Full Stops
  • Recognizing Full Stop Errors
  • Commas — Part 1
  • Correcting Comma Errors – Part 1
  • Commas — Part 2
  • Correcting Comma Errors – Part 2
  • Hyphens and Dashes
  • Locating Hyphens and Dashes Errors
  • Apostrophes
  • Detecting Apostrophe Errors
  • Slashes
  • Uncovering Slash Errors
  • Quotation Marks
  • Finding Quotation Marks Errors
  • Parentheses
  • Catching Parentheses Errors
  • Capitalization
  • Clarify Syntax
  • Fixing Passive Voice and Misplaced Modifiers
  • Common Spelling Mistakes
  • Consistent Style
  • Academic, Web, & Print Media ProofreadingTests
  • Editing Preview Video
  • Introduction to Editing
  • Niches & Jobs as an Editor
  • 6 Main Types of Editing
  • Inefficient Phrases and Words
  • Clarifying Inefficient Sentences
  • Redundancy and Repetition
  • Fending Off The Attack Of Redundant Sentences
  • Relevant and Irrelevant Info
  • Eliminate The Trivial; Note The Devoid
  • Hemingway Editor
  • Complex Sentences, Adverbs, and Passive Voice
  • Avoid Adjectives, Adverbs, and Weak Nouns
  • Turn Weak Writing to Writing That Sticks You To The Page
  • Sentence and Word Variety
  • Add Variety; Make These Sentences Tasty
  • Fact checking
  • True/False? Spot Wrong Facts
  • Editing Plot
  • Editing Themes
  • Editing Characterization
  • Editing Point of View
  • Editing Plot Pace
  • Editing Dialogue
  • Show, don't tell
  • Academic, Web, & Story Editing Tests
  • Proofreading Job Sites
  • Introduction to Upwork
  • Final & Bonus Lesson

Taught by

Nitay L


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