Editing Services

  • Substantive editing – Reorganizing content and structure, including possible additions and deletions
  • Stylistic editing – Checking for clarity of meaning and effectiveness of language used
  • Copyediting – Correcting grammar, spelling, punctuation, and other mechanical errors
  • Proofreading – Checking the final version of an edited document
  • Search engine optimization – Improving the search engine ranking of your website, including reformatting your copy to improve the ease of reading for your audience
  • Indexing – Creating an in-depth list of searchable content within a document

Writing Services

  • Writing – Creating copy for websites and articles for Web or print
  • Rewriting – Adapting your writing into plain language, American/Canadian/British spelling, etc., all without changing your voice
  • Lesson writing – Developing ESL lesson plans, teachers’ notes, and other materials for students of all levels
  • Curriculum development – Planning and organizing ESL coursework
  • Blogging – Specializing in blog posts about grammar and the English language


I charge a flat rate of $50.00 per hour.

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What people say

“I feel more confident with the materials that we deliver to our subscribers knowing that Tanya is polishing them for publication.”
— Tara Benwell
Head Writer at ESL-Library.com