Way number 29

Way No 29 – Be A Proofreader


What is Proofreading?

In simple terms proofreading means examining any text carefully to find and correct typing errors, grammar, style and spelling mistakes.
 
With the rise of the internet, blogs, and social media, demand for high-quality content is steadily growing.

Which is why there is a huge demand for online proofreaders who can examine any text and make sure it’s error-free.

You should definitely leverage this opportunity to earn some handsome money online.

Suitable For – 

Anyone who loves to read, write, find and correct errors.

Skills Required – 

1. Ability to speak and write in English with native-like fluency.

2. Excellent reading comprehension skills and the ability to follow written instructions and work independently.

3. An average proofreading speed of 1000-1500 words per hour.

How To Get Started – 

The best way to get started is by applying for the post of online proofreader on the following two websites:

1. Proofreadingservices.com

Submit your Proofreadingservices application at

http://www.proofreadingservices.com/pages/careers

Before you can submit your application, you’ll need to pass a 20-minute test which consists of 20 questions. These questions will test your basic English and Grammar abilities. 

Strive to get maximum answers correct because your acceptance will be based on your test score.

Higher the test score more are your chances of getting selected.

2. Scribendi.com

Submit your Scribendi application at

https://www.scribendi.com/employment.en.html#telecommute

Scribendi offers great flexibility for proofreaders, you can actually choose when and which projects you want to work on.

But you need to commit to proofreading a minimum of 10,000 words per month.

Like Proofreadingservices.com Scribendi doesn’t conduct any qualification test but candidates having experience in editing, writing, document production or language teaching have higher chances of acceptance.

Payments are sent via PayPal, and you can also earn monthly incentives.

If you have any doubts regarding this method. Please contact us through our contact form.

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