Posted by Terri Porter Aug 6, 2015 6:30:00 AM
Topics: typos, proofreading quality, typographical errors, dumbing down of language
Posted by Phil Jamieson Jan 11, 2011 5:30:00 AM
We, like many people I know who frequent sites like Amazon, ESPN, and even my newest favorite, BackyardChickens.com, have recently been overrun with banner ads for a new 'proofreading' service. It seems a group of Internet enthusiasts convinced some California venture capitalists to come up with $5 million and started what they hope is a competitor to ProofreadNOW.com. Replete with content-free buzzwords ("the 'secret sauce' is in how we process documents"), this service offers cheap proofreading in a blistering 24 hours.
Topics: comparison of proofreading services, consistency in proofreading, proofreading quality